09 Jun '11, 10pm

Nice use of Google Earth plugin Some inspiring work by the US Green Building Council:

Virtual Tour Webinar Subscription Webinars Podcasts Online Courses KnowX Case Studies Live Chats USGBC Virtual Tour Introducing a new breed of high-tech continuing education and CMP. Live tours of USGBC's recently remodeled headquarters have enlightened countless professionals with real-world examples of successful green practices. In keeping with this tradition, USGBC is proud to present the USGBC Virtual Tour, giving audiences a chance to explore our space through a virtual, three-dimensional model with embedded videos, audio podcasts, 3D models of building products and materials, and more - all while earning much-needed continuing education and CMP credits. Visit the USGBC Virtual Tour today.* This virtual tour is just one example of USGBC’s project-based education programming. If you have LEED projects that you would like considered for inclusion in USGBC education, ...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/DisplayPage.aspx?CMSPageID=2366

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Don't miss your chance to learn about the future of green building. Webcast tomorrow at noon on GBIG Exchange Portal:

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usgbc.org 09 Jun '11, 6pm

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New Google Earth offers detailed view of seafloor

e360.yale.edu 09 Jun '11, 3pm

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Biking to Work 101 | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

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care2.com 08 Jun '11, 5pm

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buildinggreen.com 08 Jun '11, 8pm

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ecorazzi.com 08 Jun '11, 11pm

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Learn more about the US Department of Education's Green Ribbon Program for Sustainable Schools

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inhabitots.com 06 Jun '11, 7pm

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Rare Bird living it up in Soho on a #green roof...

livingroofs.org 10 Jun '11, 11am

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