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Corbett K. Healthy Living Professional

Orlando, Florida
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Jatropha Oil Shows Great Promise as Basis for Organic Aviation Fuel by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In addition to abundance and global standardization, the main reason that kerosene is the only aviation fuel which the major airlines use is that it perfor ... Read on »
Consecutive Wyoming Avalanches Remind Us of Hidden Dangers of Weather Patterns Shifted and... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living A Meteorological Yoyo It is official. The year 2008 was among the warmest and coldest on record. How’s that? Indeed, as the climate crisis continues to ... Read on »
European Green Capital Initiative Helps Spark Green Cities Conference by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Friendly rivalries can be healthy. We see examples of this fact in athletics, from intramural sports in the public school system right up to the Olympic Games ... Read on »
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale Warns of Logarithmic Increase in Property Damage from Category 4... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale measures local peak gust velocities of wind in meters per second. A relatively weak, category 1 hurricane has wind gusts of ... Read on »
Hurricane Science for Safety Leadership Forum Provided Key Statistics Regarding Hurricane... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In early December, I had the profound honor and privilege of representing the Sierra Club of Florida at the Hurricane Science for Safety Leadership Forum, ... Read on »
Wonderful New Commercials from ThisIsReality.org Reinforce Absence of Clean Coal Technology by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Being a vanguard is a melancholy experience from time to time, particularly when political allies of the environmental community campaign on the notion of savin ... Read on »
WattzOn.com Provides Personalized Approach to Energy Consumption by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living OK, so I repeat the message of carbon credits and carbon offsets regularly but let’s be candid. How practical is it for people to live carbon-neutral as I do? ... Read on »
Revive a Rainforest Campaign from SaveBioGems.org Offers Convenient Gifting Opportunities Anytime by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living My first foray into environmental activism came not from the Sierra Club but SaveBioGems.org, a wonderful section of the website of the Natural Resources Defen ... Read on »
Congratulations to Appalachia! Bank of America Imposes Stringent Guidelines on Financing for... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Last time, I told you about mountaintop removal mining and the role of investment banks in funding it. A counterpart in the financing of forest carnage is Bank ... Read on »
Practice of Mountaintop Removal Mining Slowly Ebbing by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I spend quite a bit of time here on Keyboard Culture Global Warming on coverage of deforestation. Some deforestation is relatively benign, part of the natur ... Read on »
Mississippi Alluvial Valley Ideal Location in Continental United States to Launch VW Forest by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living “The Mississippi Alluvial Valley (MAV) represents the historic floodplain and valley of the lower Mississippi River. The MAV was once a 24.7 million acre c ... Read on »
Encouraging Role of Climate, Community and Biodiversity Standards in Genesis Forest Project by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Confronting Climate Change. Helping Communities. Conserving Biodiversity. Last time, I told you about the Genesis Forest Project. I continue grinning from ear ... Read on »
With Genesis Forest Project, Hyundai Motor Company and CarbonFund.org Merge Social Carbon... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In the industrialized world, transportation accounts for about 40% of air pollution and emissions of greenhouse gases, including carbon. Since automobiles rema ... Read on »
Sierra Club Targets Four Areas of Natural Splendor for Urgent Protection – You Can Fight Global... by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Great Gifts That Help Protect The Wild As a life member of the Sierra Club, I know that I am somewhat biased toward that organization’s programs and initiati ... Read on »
What Was Your Carbon Footprint in 2008? CarbonFund.org Has Flexible Options to Offset It by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Reduce What You Can, Offset What You Can’t Since the United States is a world leader per capita in greenhouse gas emissions which cause global warming, t ... Read on »
Surface Temperatures Over Land Masses Showed Second-Warmest October Ever Recorded by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Since the very beginning of this blog in the summer of 2007, I have warned about rising temperatures. Given that my corner of this blog community is labeled ... Read on »
Radiative Forcing Key Concept in Airline Carbon Offset Program from CarbonFund.org by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In a few weeks, I will venture to the frozen north of my home state, Maine, to attend my sister’s wedding. It is sure to be a joyous time for all. jetBlue w ... Read on »
Proposed Maldives Evacuation Alarming to All Island Nations by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Mohamed Nasheed is the new president of the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Maldives. He has taken office at the tail end of an opportunity to plan for an inev ... Read on »
Hurricanes and Other Wind Storms Increasing in Strength and Number by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living The Answer is Blowing in the Wind The growing frequency and intensity of hurricanes is a very personal issue for me. My wife Catrin and I were very lucky ... Read on »
Reforestation May Be Fastest Way to Reverse Global Warming by Corbett K. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In my interview with Justin Sutton, the award-winning inventor of the Interstate Traveler Hydrogen Superhighway spoke at length about reforestation and the vas ... Read on »