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April 7, 2014 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

The HomeGrown Music Festival

The HomeGrown Music Fest is the first Philadelphia Urban Farms and Community Gardens Music Festival. When? September 12, 2014 – September 14, 2014 Who are the Festival  organizers? The African American United Fund…

March 26, 2014 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Worse than Being Beaten with a Hockey Stick

This article is a review of Michael Mann recently published article in Scientific American. Michael Mann is Professor of Meteorology and Director of the Earth System Science Center at Penn State University and…

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December 26, 2012 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Melting Polar Ice Cap

On December 14th, the film “Chasing Ice” opened around the country. Chasing Ice is the story of one man’ s mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence of climate change. National…

December 26, 2012 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Wash Cycle Laundry and Gearing up: a match made on wheels

You probably have heard of “Wash Cycle Laundry“, a green startup launched in 2010  by Gabe Mandujano.  Wash Cycle Laundry is a city laundry service whose pick-up and delivery are handled by bike-riding…

October 11, 2012 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

What I learned at SXSW Eco. Part 1 – Are we electing the political leaders that we deserve?

Global Warming and the Presidential Elections. Or do we deserve our political leaders? I find the quasi total absence of Global Warming discussions from the presidential election debates to be alarming. Well, each candidate did mention Global…

January 10, 2012 · 1 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Why I get pissed off.

  A while back I started picking up  aluminum cans and pieces of recyclable plastic I encounter on my daily runs and while I bike across the city from point A to point…

December 25, 2011 · 1 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

The Secret Lives of Clothes

Philadelphia used to be one of the leading Textile and Clothing manufacturing cities in the US. Today, what is left of that textile past is a large number of empty plants in North…

December 22, 2011 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Kids vs Global Warming

I have been telling my sons that we are seeing now and that I will live to see the beginning of the impact of Global Warming . Whereas, they will have to have to…

December 8, 2011 · 0 Comments · Justin Broglie

The End Of Capitalism? – David Harvey Speaks at Penn

Three years after the near collapse of global financial markets, America is still struggling with unemployment, debt, and foreclosure, European governments are teetering on the brink of bankruptcy—and the world’s billionaires are getting…

November 15, 2011 · 0 Comments · PhillyEcoCity

Sandra Steingraber’s Compelling Keynote Address on Marcellus Shale Fracking

 This is a repost from an article published by: “Protect our Waters“ by Francesca Lo Basso Ecologist, biologist, cancer survivor, and author extraordinaire Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized authority on the…

March 10, 2011 · 0 Comments · Jayma

Call to Action: Accelerating the movement toward a more Sustainable future.

Regular visitors to this blog may have noticed that in the recent past, I have not posted much new materials to this blog. The reason why is that I am getting restless. More…

May 21, 2009 · 0 Comments · Jayma

Neighborhood Bike Works: The Hub of the Bicyle Culture

Find out what Neighborhood Bike Works and the “Bicycle Lifestyle” is all about right here… Neighborhood Bike Works and the Bicycle Lifestyle This four minutes video was filmed and edited by Greendocs: Julia…

December 16, 2008 · 4 Comments · Jayma

Making “Sustainability” fun!!!??

To find the answer to the question, check this video produced by Greendocs of a recent performance of  Playback for Change Enjoy the fun: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ut6eLHEyF8] How do you convey what SUSTAINABILITY is all…

November 3, 2008 · 0 Comments · Jayma

A suburban CSA powered by Solar power and Bio-Diesel fuel

Visit to A suburban CSA powered by Solar power and Bio-Diesel fuel – CSA in Wrightstown, PA First of a series on Urban Farming All the electrical power for the farm is supplied…

  • What I learned at SXSW Eco. Part 1 – Are we electing the political leaders that we deserve?
  • Why I get pissed off.
  • Kids vs Global Warming
  • The End Of Capitalism? – David Harvey Speaks at Penn
  • Call to Action:  Accelerating the movement toward a more Sustainable future.