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Corbett K. Healthy Living Professional

Orlando, Florida
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Gift Trees Ideal Green Alternative to Traditional Cut Flowers and Chocolates by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living At this time of year, during the bleak midwinter of the Northern Hemisphere, Valentine’s Day can stir warm, romantic endeavors. Sadly, such intentions often carry with t ... Read on »
ClimateEarth.com Provides Enterprise-Level Carbon Accounting Innovations by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living If you’ve read my blog for any amount of time, you know that I advocate low-carbon living as a key solution to the climate crisis. My position is more relevant than it w ... Read on »
Hemispheric Blizzards and Global Warming Not Mutually Exclusive by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living My being a global warming subject matter expert is not based merely on my extensive work on the topic, my attendance at global symposia or my status as a certified globa ... Read on »
Founder of Algalita Marine Research Foundation Explains Devastating Effects on Sea Life of Littering by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living "The ocean is downhill from everywhere. Only we humans make waste that nature cannot digest.” – Captain Charles Moore Founder, Algalita Marine Research Foun ... Read on »
Still Need a Resolution for 2010? Resolve for the Climate! by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living With 2010 well underway and the attention of people in most every nation slowly turning from the global economic recession to building toward a cleaner, greener future, I ... Read on »
Responsible Purchasing Network Provides Third-Party Validation of Carbon Offset Programs by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I love to tout the power of carbon offsets. In fact, at this time last year, I asked if you knew what your carbon footprint for 2008 was. Now, I repeat the question but for ... Read on »
Maldives Invites Other Threatened Nations to Participate In Survival Pact by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living As the threat to the existence of The Maldives and other low-lying nations grows by the day, President Mohamed Nasheed’s submerged cabinet meeting has become a mere ... Read on »
350.org Responds Tepid Results of Copenhagen Climate Summit by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Disappointed by the tepid results of the Copenhagen Climate Summit? I surely am. Once again, bickering and propaganda were extremely effective in blocking progress on a trul ... Read on »
Global Warming Refugees Face Permanent Loss of Community and Culture by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living To me, the concept of belonging, of having a home base upon which I build my life, is very important. I know that it is for many others, too. It is a psychological truth that ... Read on »
Philanthropic Gift Cards from Sustainable Travel International Fight Deforestation in Madagascar by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living When I told you about the Kyoto Box solar cooker, I contextualized its benefits as humanitarian and environmental by explaining the methods utilized by many people in Madaga ... Read on »
Message Of Deutsche Bank Carbon Counter Even More Impressive When Seen In Person by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In mid-November, a business trip took me to New York City, Midtown to be precise. There, as I exited Pennsylvania Station along 7th Avenue, I turned north and spied th ... Read on »
Book Review: A World Without Ice by Henry N. Pollack, Ph.D. by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living “Ice is nature’s best thermometer, perhaps its most sensitive and unambiguous indicator of climate change. When ice gets sufficiently warm, it melts. It asks no questions, pre ... Read on »
Catlin Arctic Survey Helps Pinpoint Beginning of Permanently Ice Free Arctic by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I’ve been warning for more than 2 years about the dangers of polar ice cap melting. It is an ominous threat and a growing crisis which worsens every time another pound of gr ... Read on »
Acidification of Arctic Ocean Points toward Horrific Collapse of Sea Life Worldwide by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Noted professor Jean-Pierre Gattuso of France’s National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) is a leading authority on ocean acidification. Part of the broad EPOCA ini ... Read on »
Maldives on Collision Course with Permanent Evacuation, Cabinet Holds Meeting Underwater by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living This time last year, I told you about the looming crisis of permanent evacuation confronting the island nation of the Maldives. I referred to plans by the national governmen ... Read on »
Extreme Ice Survey Stuns Global Warming Skeptics with Time-Lapse Photography of Glacial Loss by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The old axiom that seeing is believing is seldom more true than with respect to global warming. Recently, a friend of mine, who is plugged in to the cloak and dagger battle ... Read on »
Walrus under Consideration for Placement on Endangered Species List due to Global Warming by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living When most of us ponder the devastation to wildlife from global warming and polar ice cap melting, the polar bear comes to mind right away. That’s understandable because the ... Read on »
Peter Garrett, Australia's Minister for Environment, Heritage and the Arts, Contributes to Global... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I admit it. I’m on a roll! I repeat the message of cultural change as a key tool in the fight against global warming and new tools appear. This latest one from TimeForClimat ... Read on »
International Green Summit Introduces New Type of Green Trade Show by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Michael Padurano for about 6 months, after he connected with my good friend and Green Earth Expo cocreator, Jim Griffin. Michael Padurano has ... Read on »
William Kamkwamba,The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The story of William Kamkwamba is truly inspired and inspiring. Faced with the economic downward spiral of his family from poverty to utter destitution caused by a drought ex ... Read on »