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On Earth Day, 5 Ways Colleges Are Shrinking Their Carbon Footprints

The Huffington Post   |  Tyler Kingkade   |   May 7, 2012

It's not easy being green, but that's not stopping colleges that have promised to shrink their carbon footprints. Efforts to go green are often linked...
Jennifer Bendery

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Winter Slade, 7-Year-Old, Raises Thousands For Wildlife Preservation After Being Told Her Idea Was 'Stupid'

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Jennifer Bendery   |   April 22, 2012

WASHINGTON -- When 7-year-old Winter Slade decided that she didn't want presents for her birthday, but instead wanted people to give money to a charity...

Panda Cam: Explore.org Launches Live HD Video Of Giant Panda Bear Cubs For Earth Day (LIVE VIDEO)

  |   April 23, 2012

This year, you can celebrate Earth Day in the company of giant panda cubs. On April 22, 1970, an estimated 20 million Americans rallied for...

Earth Day: EPA Battles Examined Through 'Documerica' Photos

AP   |  DINA CAPPIELLO   |   April 21, 2012

WASHINGTON — A polluted drainage ditch that once flowed with industrial waste from Lake Charles, La., petrochemical plants teems with overgrown, wild plants today. A...

Making Sex Green: Give Your Body The Eco-Friendly Treatment

The Huffington Post Canada   |  Rebecca Zamon   |   April 21, 2012

Sex is the most natural thing in the world -- but what about all those less-than-natural products you're using to have it? Though it may...

Earth Day 2012: Events Around The World

  |   April 21, 2012

What are you doing for Earth Day this year? On Sunday April 22, the world will celebrate the 42nd annual Earth Day, a global event...

Earth Day 2012: Quotes On The Environment from Pope Benedict XVI

  |   April 21, 2012

Pope Benedict has not been shy in regards to issues of the environment. He has spoken frequently about everyone's right to food, right to water...

National Parks Week: MapQuest Launches Website Guide, Celebrates The Treasures Of Colorado, Utah (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post   |  Matt Ferner   |   April 23, 2012

It's National Parks Week and to celebrate our nation's beautiful natural treasures MapQuest has launched a new feature outlining all 58 national parks in the...

Earth Week 2012 Challenges: Second-Hand Clothes And Products

  |   April 21, 2012

Day 6: Earth Week Challenge -- Second-Hand Clothing And Products From April 16-22, HuffPost Green invites you to take on one simple endeavor per day...

Peru Dolphin Deaths Remain A Mystery

AP   |  FRANKLIN BRICENO   |   June 21, 2012

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian authorities are still trying to unravel the mystery of why hundreds of dolphins ended up dead on beaches in the...

Willie Nelson Statue Unveiled In Austin, Texas On 4/20

AP   |  CHRIS TOMLINSON   |   April 21, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas -- Country music legend Willie Nelson helped unveil a statue honoring him in downtown Austin by singing his new song "Roll Me Up...

The Health Benefits Of Having A Dog

  |   April 21, 2012

By Jessica Gross for YouBeauty Picture it: You come home from a long day to your dog bounding toward you with the unbridled excitement equivalent...

Brandon Ballengée's 'Collapse: the Cry of Silent Forms' At Ronald Feldman Gallery (PHOTOS)

  |   April 21, 2012

Brandon Ballengée is a visual artist and a biologist. It shouldn't be surprising, then, that his photographs and installations involve pressing environmental issues. His exhibition...

Obama Weekly Address: President Wooing Young Voters With Student Loans Focus (VIDEO)

AP   |  JIM KUHNHENN   |   April 21, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Eager to energize young voters, President Barack Obama is depicting Republicans as obstacles to an affordable college education as he previews an argument...

Nursery-Web Spider's Dead Insect 'Gifts' Don't Hamper Fighting Ability, Pisaura Mirabilis Study Shows

  |   April 24, 2012

Nothing says love like chewed-up body parts—at least for nursery-web spiders (Pisaura mirabilis). In some populations of these European arachnids, females won't mate with...

Earth Day In Chicago: Events Around Town Mark Green Holiday

  |   April 21, 2012

Sunday marks Earth Day, a holiday that's particularly timely for Chicagoans this year as the city was recognized this week by the U.S. Chamber Business...
David Sands

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Detroit Bike Shops, Community Spaces Lend Momentum To Cycling

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Sands   |   April 21, 2012

Detroit's bike shops and cycling spaces are central to any discussion of the city's biking community. Some of these two-wheel havens have only been around...

Cockfight Shooting Believed To Be Sloppy Hit

AP   |  CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN   |   April 21, 2012

McALLEN, Texas -- Frantic calls to emergency responders described a chaotic scene with people frightened, wounded and fleeing in all directions after masked gunmen opened...

National Parks Week: The Best Viral Videos Of America's Parks (VIDEO)

  |   April 21, 2012

National Parks Week begins Saturday, when all 397 parks around the U.S. offer free admission and special programs to lure visitors. To get you warmed...
David Moye

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Dog Poop: American Pooches Dump 10 Million Tons Of Feces A Year (INFOGRAPHIC)

HuffingtonPost.com   |  David Moye   |   April 21, 2012

Most Earth Day celebrations focus on the dangers of man-made pollutants. The contributions of animals get pushed under the carpet. Hopefully, that carpet is metaphorical,...

Green Festival NYC 2012: Live Video From Sustainability Event In New York

  |   April 22, 2012

The NYC Green Festival kicks into high gear April 21-22, as thousands of people gather to explore sustainable lifestyles and green solutions. This green consumer...
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