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International Arts Contest by Global Exchange

Dec 21st, 2011 | By
International Arts Contest by Global Exchange

What About Peace? is an international arts contest for youth ages 14 – 20 to express ideas and thoughts about peace by responding to the question, “What About Peace?” through artistic expression, with $1500 in prize money to be given out. The accepted mediums include essay, poem, painting or collage, photography, cartoon, and graphic design.
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The Season of Flying Creatures

Dec 13th, 2011 | By

Both furry and feathery!



Manatee Conservation…From a Different Perspective

Nov 14th, 2011 | By
Manatee Conservation…From a Different Perspective

People come from all over the world to Florida to see manatees; this is especially true during the winter months when the state’s warm waters offer shelter from the surrounding cold.  Manatees are Florida’s state marine mammal and they’re also endangered.  You are lucky if you get to see one in person.  What isn’t so
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Re-use that bathwater!

Oct 13th, 2011 | By
Re-use that bathwater!

Have you ever thought about re-using your bath water?  I am not talking about for another bath, but for something else that you use every day in your bathroom.  If you guessed toilets, you are right!  We are going to talk about how you can flush your toilet by re-using bath or shower water. Did
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#socialmedia3: eBird

Jul 30th, 2011 | By

@Anyonewhoreadsthis, get ready for the next few posts which will constitute the #epic conclusion to the social media series. #Getreadytoroll What I would like to bring before you today is an example of how you mix biology and social media-type systems that work for good. The first thing I want to bring up is EBird,
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San Francisco Bay Area Event – iMatter March, Sunday May 8th

Apr 18th, 2011 | By
San Francisco Bay Area Event – iMatter March, Sunday May 8th

WHO: Youth, people who support youth, moms, dads, families, grandparents, friends, people who care about the future. WHAT: A national youth march against global warming, in all 50 states. WHERE: San Francisco – we begin at 24th and Mission and march to City Hall. WHEN: Sunday, May 8th, 1-4 p.m (during Sunday Streets — come
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Shout-Out: If You Give a Climatologist a Card….

Mar 24th, 2011 | By
Shout-Out: If You Give a Climatologist a Card….

What exactly do you suppose would happen? (Let’s find out)



Tip for saving water

Mar 19th, 2010 | By
Tip for saving water

Waiting for water to get hot? Catch the cold water with a bowl in the shower and in the kitchen. Use this saved water to flush the toilet, water house plants, or water the garden. Stay tuned for more tips from our youth blogging task force in late May!