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                    Full-time eco-activist Scott Parkin has worn many hats in the environmental movement. Currently he works for the Rainforest Action Network in San Francisco. Photo courtesy of Wildplaces.Net. July 23, 2014 By Amy Martin Scott Parkin wants you to raise a ruckus. Maybe even break a few laws. The eco-activist, who was...
The Memnosyne Institute is hosting its first-ever Green Source DFW fundraising 5K run. The inaugural 'Run for the Environment' will be held Oct. 11, 2014 at Cedar Hill State Park. The event will be timed on a measured course.   We are seeking sponsors, volunteers... Read more...
Once the most abundant bird in North America, passenger pigeons were driven to extinction during the 19th century. Passenger pigeon expert Joel Greenberg will be sharing their cautionary tale at the Heard Museum in McKinney on Aug. 12.  July 22, 2014 By Minnie Payne... Read more...
Above, Andrea Ridout, owner of the eco-friendly Gecko Hardware with store mascot George the Rooster. Ridout says the Lake Highlands area store's reception has been outstanding since opening April 2013. Photos courtesy of Gecko Hardware. July 21, 2014 By Rita Cook... Read more...
                      Larry and Mary McNeil stand in front of their GraPark Giant pecan tree purchased in 1979 at O.S. Gray Nursery in Arlington. Paula Harbour, right, of the Friends of O.S. Gray Natural Area, is... Read more...
                  This year 25 U.S. high schools will be competing at the Solar Car Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway July 21-22. A two-day cross country trip to Austin follows. Photos courtesy of the Solar Car Challenge. July 15,... Read more...

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