By Fusion; Full story including in depth interviews with Mark Ruffalo, Marco Krapels, Jeff Chamberlain, and Brandon Hurlbut here Leilani Münter is a professional race car driver, but her self-proclaimed slogan “a vegan hippie chick with a racecar” proves there is more to her than most competitors in the male-dominated sport. Münter, who competes in… Read more »
By Lisa Hoyos; Original story here One thing most people will become after joining the ranks of parenthood is “resourceful.” There’s all sorts of new information we need to pack in our brains, from raising healthy eaters, to assembling Lego sets a thousand times more complicated than the ones we grew up with, to helping… Read more »
By Molly Miller; Original story here Like many Americans, the chief economist at the Heritage Foundation, Stephen Moore, recently made his way to the summer blockbuster film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. As he reflected on the film in the National Review Online, he was struck by the role energy played in the… Read more »
By Kari Lydersen; Original story here The air smells of burning rubber, and the sound of roaring engines is deafening. Homages to petroleum are everywhere: rows of semi-trucks and trailers, stacks of thick smooth tires and the stars of the show – bright sleek race cars emblazoned with the names of sponsors like Rope, Soap… Read more »
By JAY COHEN; Original story here JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Mark Ruffalo had a big smile on his face as he signed ticket stubs and posed for pictures at Chicagoland Speedway. A steady stream of fans approached the actor from all angles, but he made it look as if it was a small party with… Read more »
Shots of Awe. Beautifully said by @jasonsilva It’s time to imagine the possibilities and open ourselves up past the doom and gloom. “We need to make a cognitive leap… we have to realize that this is already possible now”. Thank you, Jason, for your inspirational words that point to the potential of an awesome future… Read more »
Billy Parish and Mark Ruffalo talk to Adam Shapiro about Mosaic, the benefits of solar and energy independence on Fox Business.
Can you imagine why David Letterman, late night talk show host extraordinaire would want to interview to a scientist? Because even comedians know that right now we need to start discussing the solution: Renewable Energy. Mark Jacobson joins Dave on Late night to discuss his 100% renewable energy plan for New York. Watch the full… Read more »
Scientist to Policymakers: Clean Energy Could Fuel New York by 2050 ‘No need for any type of fossil fuel,’ says lead author of new report. Wind, water and sunlight could supply all New York state’s power. Read more.
The celebrity activist isn’t just against fracking; he wants to turn the conversation to green solutions. Read more in Mother Jones.