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Eco Etiquette: Alexandra Cousteau, Expecting, Shares Tips For Green (Blue)-Minded Moms and Moms-To-Be

Huffington Post
05/06/2011

The ocean runs through Alexandra Cousteau's veins. OK, maybe not literally; though the Georgetown University-educated environmentalist would probably point out that our body fluids do closely resemble the chemical composition of seawater. If anyone would know, it's Cousteau. As the granddaughter of legendary oceanic explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau and daughter of environmental filmmaker Philippe Cousteau, she developed an intimate relationship with our planet's most vital resource -- water -- at a tender age. She embarked on her first oceanic expedition with her parents at 4 months old; her grandfather taught her how to scuba dive at the age of 7. She, too, is an ocean activist in her own right, raising awareness about critical water issues through her nonprofit Blue Legacy...

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