Go Green Week is People & Planet’s annual national week of action on climate change in schools, colleges and universities. Students hold a week of activities to raise awareness every February and launch practical projects to showcase practical solutions for a low-carbon future http://peopleandplanet.org/gogreenweek
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To all our SUPER fans who have asked for a ‘Take What You Need’ template, here you go folks, we’re LOVING YOUR SUPPORT feel free to download, print, stick up and spread the positive vibe throughout 2013 WHOOHAAA! xxx
With a bit of imagination you can arm yourself with giant cardboard Carbon Cowboy robot arms! Perfect for giant robot hugs, super high high-fives, or terrorizing small children. Here at HQ we say “growing old is inevitable but growing up is optional”. Yikes run for it Clay!!!
Large or small, easy or challenging, use your ticket this week and unleash your inner HERO!!! To help get our AWESOME fans started here’s a handy list of 29 ideas below. And why the number 29? Because it is as good a number as any ha ha1. Send someone a hand written note of thanks.2. Make a card at home and send it to a friend for no reason.3. Buy a lottery ticket for a stranger.4. Put some coins in someone else’s parking meter.5. Buy a coffee for the man on the high street selling The Big Issue magazine.6. Cut your neighbour’s hedge.7. Walk your friend’s dog.8. Give a compliment about your waiter / waitress to his / her manager.9. Send …
A daily, mundane, banal peg, which we all seem to posses, though we rarely look at these ‘silent servants’ an object so basic yet so useful, one minute a genuine climate change buster and the other a multi function ‘tangle’ tool. Clothes peg we respect you…
October 9, 2012
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Now that’s what we call Apple Bobbing Commitment!!! Apple Day usually takes place on 21 October each year, or often the nearest weekend to that date. There are lots of Apple Day events taking place across the UK, so why not have a bit of fun creating your own old skool activities – the longest peel competition, cook a crumble, walk in an orchard, apple bobbing and tasting. Or you could just dazzle your friends and family with our apple trivia??? Do you know why apples float? Because they are 25% air. Or did you know that in Ancient Greece tossing an apple to a girl was a proposal of marriage and catching it was a response of ‘yes’! WE MUST SAY!!! …
We thought you might like this? Did you know the first two wheeled rider propelled machine was invented by Baron Karl de Drais de Sauerbrun, in France in 1818. It was entirely made of wood. It’s also been calculated that cycling at least 20 miles a week cuts in half the risk of heart disease compared to non-cyclists who take no exercise, according to the British Heart Foundation. The British Medical Association also recommends that you cycle daily. Dust off that saddle and feel the wind in your hair WHOOHAAA!!!
Green Motorsport founder Gordon Foat reaches Amsterdam as part of the World Advanced Vehicle Expedition (WAVE) 2012. The event took place from 9 to 22 September 2012. The route from Italy to Holland helped to spread the powerful message: Let’s move the whole world to renewable energies and electric mobility!!! We are extremely proud to be one of WAVE 2012 TEAM GB Green MotorSport Sponsors. Well done guys!!!
Did you know? Upcycling is the process of converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or for better environmental value. What other kinds of fruit or their skins do you think we could upcycle here at TGM HQ???
Interested in learning how our precious forests affect the air we breathe and the food we eat? Or maybe you want to know how you can help conserve our planet’s rainforests? Check out the Rainforest Alliance http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/
Maximatosis, our megalomaniacal mutant rabbit adds to his collection of endangered plant and animal species and is intent on building his own army of animal misfits! Why not have a go at your own slice of poetry and send it in to TGM HQ, select your favourite character and let your imagination run wild, “there once was a…” have fun TGM fans x
RECYCLED ROBOT??? Recycling will save the earth! The population of the Earth has passed the 7 billion mark, and mankind is responsible for the consumption of just unimaginable amount of resources…now their is an urgent need to reuse and recycle materials more than ever before http://oddstuffmagazine.com/recycling-will-save-the-world.html