Independent Film Blog

March 29, 2007

If you’re interested in independent films, here’s a blog full of interesting news, reviews and more.

http://worldfilm.about.com/b/index.htm

Interested in eco-friendly, sustainable, cool design? Here’s a website from a NYC designer and graduate architecture student who wanted to provide a “forum in which to investigate emerging trends in product, interior and architectural design.”

http://www.inhabitat.com/

Boy Wizard Turns Green

March 24, 2007

From the Guardian Unlimited in England, an article about publishing the last Harry Potter book with recycled or sustainable paper. Did you know that the last book–The Half Blood Prince, was not printed on recycled paper? The initial printing of 10.8 million copies used up almost 220,000 mature trees. Over 15.6 million copies have been sold in the U.S. alone–that’salottatrees.

http://books.guardian.co.uk/harrypotter/story/0,,2039221,00.html

About.com has a gardening website which provides information and tips for even the most green-thumbed of gardeners.

http://gardening.about.com/

For over 35 years, Nolo has been the go-to source for do-it-yourself legal solutions for work, life and finances. Their website reaches over 10 million people a year. Nolo Podcasts offer a new way for people to get valuable information for free. Some of the many topics covered include: starting a business, buying and selling a house, patenting an invention, maximizing tax deductions, getting compensated for a personal injury, divorce and child custody and credit repair and bankruptcy.

http://www.nolocast.com/

Arts & Letters Daily

March 20, 2007

Here’s a great site for a daily dose of philosophy, aesthetics, language, literature, art, and much, much more. From The Chronicle Of Higher Education. By the way, their motto: ‘Veritas Odit Moras’ means ‘Truth Hates Delay’.

http://aldaily.com/

How many billionaires are there in the world today? Too many, or not enough? Take a look and let us know if you’re on the list–we’ve got our annual appeal running.

http://www.forbes.com/2007/03/07/billionaires-worlds-richest_07billionaires

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