Indianapolis Edition

Archive of: Global Brief and NAPC

Title Issue
Think About It

Think About It

A series of worldwide web based mind-over-matter experiments monitored by physicists and psychologists will measure how directed thought energy changes the world around us.

February 2007

Sacred Ground

While development overruns 2 million acres of open space, farms and forest a year, private land conservation jumped 54 percent, from 24 million to 37 million acres.

February 2007
Fish Tale

Fish Tale

The Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act of 2006 spells relief for hard-pressed coastal sea life within the overfished 200-mile U.S. offshore zone.

February 2007
Donate Other Peoples’ Money at Charity Websites

Donate Other Peoples’ Money at Charity Websites

With a single click on CharityUSA.com and FreeDonation.com, you can donate significant funds to sponsored charities through "clicking campaigns."

January 2007
Poll Reveals “Four Gods” in America

Poll Reveals “Four Gods” in America

A Baylor University Religion Survey defied conventional secular wisdom questioning the significance of religion in Americans’ lives by determining that only 10.8 percent are unaffiliated.

January 2007

High-Tech Plant Vaporizes Trash

Plasma-arc trash incineration technology promises a sustainable answer to dwindling land and energy resources.

January 2007
Ski Resorts Go Green

Ski Resorts Go Green

Ski resorts can see the writing on the slopes as global warming shortens seasons and ups the cost of energyhogs like snowmaking. At least 19 now rely on 100 percent wind power and 47 use some type of renewable energy.

January 2007

Solar Parking Meters

Multi-space “pay and display” parking fee receipt machines not only offer drivers more payment options, cut operating costs and double city revenues, they also can be a better choice for the environment.

January 2007
Demand for Organic Accelerates

Demand for Organic Accelerates

Earning organic certification isn’t easy. But booming demand is increasing the number of domestic organic farms, now estimated at 10,000.

January 2007
Stop Global Warming

Stop Global Warming

Junk mail has an inescapably bad effect on the environment. Here's how we can clean out our snail mailbox and help save the planet in about 20 minutes.

January 2007