The reason for this education program is to engage the larger community on a level that responds to urgent requests for businesses to develop deeper, more responsible practices. Recognizing that â€˜old-fashionedâ€™ capitalism likely accounts for accentuating problems of environmental degradation requires re-imagining how environmental stewardship and business can be perceived as not mutually exclusive. Hemp & Company is searching for equilibrium between profit and responsibility by asking, if the profit motive has been instrumental in harming the environment, can it be used to restore the environment? Education for sustainability, from both a business and an environmental health perspective, is seen as a link that resolves perceived tension between conflicting ideas.
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These 90-second audio reports come from the California Academy of Sciences, one of the Nation's largest natural history museums. Located in San Francisco, it is the only natural history museum with a planetarium, aquarium and natural history museum. The Science in Action podcast connects listeners with cutting-edge research from hundreds of Academy scientists as well as basic, interesting and fun facts about the natural world.
A farmer, a neighbourhood resident and a nature lover each has his own way of relating to animals. What is the difference, for example, in the language they use? Artist Esther Polak follows farmers, residents and nature lovers, recording the interaction between people and animals. Radio Oostvaart will be broadcasting a new vodcast (short film for computer or iPod) every day. Watch along with us at: www.radiooostvaart.nl.