Take a look at the highlights from Nourish The Planet and around the web this week:
In the second week of our America Revealed Video Series we learn about the dire threat of Colony Collapse Disorder to our beloved bee population.
Photos: Beijing’s Encapsulated ‘Parkview Green FangCaoDi’ Has Its Own Energy-Efficient Microclimate – This 800,000 sq ft mixed use building is one of the largest sustainable buildings in Beijing and through its innovative design helps minimize heating and cooling in the winter and summer.
Amid Chatter on Climate and Energy Views, a Look at Deeds – Andrew Revkin of Dot Earth looks at American actions in relation to reducing climate change and energy use.
Beat the Heat: Summer Hours, Summer Routines & Siesta – What’s a better excuse for taking a nap in the middle of the day than being green!
Dave Matthews Band on Deforestation & Illegal Wood – A new bill in congress is set to undermine the Lacey Act which stops the flow of illegal wood and wood products such as guitars.
How to Rescue the World’s Reefs? – Bettina Wassener talks about what we must do to save ocran life from rising sea temperatures, overfishing, pollution and ocean acidification.
Check back next week as we’ll be loading tons more content to the site plus starting Monday meet our NTP Interns!!