Resources, Reviews...


Review/Article: "A Roaring Force from One Unknowable Moment"

Instead of a Book Review, I am attaching an article that will appear in the May/June edition of Orion magazine, which was forwarded by Sisters of Earth in the USA.  It is an interview with Mary Evelyn Tucker who asserts that “The story of the universe has the power to change history.

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Resources

New report from the ACF

Australia’s top ten climate polluters unmasked.  Download this new report here: https://www.acfonline.org.au/sites/default/files/resources/ACF_Biggest_Polluters_Report_FINAL_V1.2.pdf

Geoff Cousins also featured on Lateline Wed 18 Mar 2015 and you can catch it for a while on http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/lateline/?&utm_medium=email&utm_source=acflive&utm_content=2+-+iViewnbspABC1nbsp&utm_campaign=Big+polluter+teaser&source=Big+polluter+teaser

Resources relating to the forthcoming encyclical of Pope Francis

·        ABC Religion and Ethics articles:

o   The Sacrament of Creation by Clive Hamilton     http://www.abc.net.au/religion/articles/2015/03/03/4190521.htm

o   A response to Clive Hamilton at http://www.abc.net.au/religion/articles/2015/03/16/4198771.htm

World Water Day, 22 March

The 2015 World Water Day website takes the visitor on a journey to learn about water and sustainable development - the theme of 2015 -  and get ideas and resources to join the global celebrations on 22 March. Go to http://www.unwater.org/worldwaterday/about/en/

Traffic Free chocolate this Easter

This is a link to a guide for your purchases: file:///C:/Users/Mary/Downloads/goodeggguide_aus_v2.pdf

Mythbusting –Renewable Energy Target

The Climate Council has produced a report and also this helpful and very concise summary of the myths that are around about the RET.:http://www.climatecouncil.org.au/infographic-5-big-myths-about-australia-s-renewable-energy-target-busted-in-a-few-minutes

Great resources- presentations from the “Living Cosmology” conference at Yale in 2014.

This conference was sub-titled “Christian Responses to Journey of the Universe”.   Presenters included Ilia Delio, John Haught, Ursula Goodenough.   Perhaps you could watch these during the Easter break?  Go to http://www.journeyoftheuniverse.org/living-cosmology-conference/

Sustainable Living

Recycling Tips

These sites will facilitate your recycling: www.freecycle.org and  www.swapshuffleshare.com

Links for Recycling

Check out this site for useful info and strategies: http://recyclereducereuse.org/index.html 

Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestionshttp://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Environmental-Home-Remodeling-Recycling-and-Composting.17357.html   Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.

Thanks to a reader of our website for this link to info about composting: http://www.syntheticgrasswarehouse.com/composting-grass-table-scraps/   There may be adjustments that need to be made for our climate and conditions as the site is from New York.

Ethical Consumption

The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more: http://www.ethical.org.au/

Purchase ecobins for home or work

You can purchase bins online at http://www.ecobinonline.com.au/products/Combo-Pack-1.html

Sustainable Seafood App

This app is a guide to purchasing seafood wisely: http://www.sustainableseafood.org.au/pages/download-the-free-app.html