Archive for April 2008

a solid foundation of straw

NSN member Myrna Fletcher’s strawbale home is featured in this Oklahoma Daily article: When Myrna Fletcher decided to build a new house in Norman, she took an approach that was anything but ordinary: She decided to build it out of straw bales. Fletcher, 69, said she always knew she wanted a nontraditional house. So when […]

Kids for Kindness Earth Day Festival

Bring the kids and enjoy Sunday in Reaves Park for the 9th Annual Little River Zoo Kids for Kindness Earth Day Festival! From noon to 6:00 p.m. , April 20th , Little River Zoo and the City of Norman, along with many other local, county and state organizations will come together to provide FREE fun, […]

NSN Green Drinks

Join the Norman Sustainability Network this Sunday, April 13, for after hours drinks and socializing. The Earth Deli and Cafe at 750 Asp will reopen just for us from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with a green drinks menu of smoothies and coffee drinks.

our carbon pulse

This fascinating video show how scientists have mapped out all CO2 emissions in the United States.  The animated graph of emissions over time looks like a heartbeat.

new discussion forums

Check out the new NSN message boards where you can converse with other sustainability-minded Oklahomans. The OU student environmental group OUr Earth is joining us there. If you would like a forum for your own group, let us know at [email protected]