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Freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.

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Your Environment Your Choicehttp://www.epa.gov/epawaste/education/teens/index.htmGuide from the United State Environmental Protection Agency including tips, resources, and career information just for teens.1
National Resources Defense Councilhttp://www.nrdc.org/News and resources on environmental issues and simple steps you can take to help the planet.2
TreeHuggerhttp://www.treehugger.com/The Discovery Network’s guide to all things green. 3
The Story of Stuffhttp://www.storyofstuff.com/Everyone has stuff, watch a short video to find out more about where stuff comes from and what happens when we get rid of it.4
Photo Gallery: Arctic Climate Changehttp://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/photos/arctic-climate-change/#narwhals-canada_305_600x450.jpgBreath-taking photographs highlighting the effects of climate change.4
World Wildlife Fund YouTube Channelhttp://www.youtube.com/user/wwfusWatch videos about protecting the environment and endangered species. 5