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George Washington's Biggest Critic

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.21.2012 | Media
Chris Weigant

When Washington died, the phrase which spread the country was: "First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen." While this may be almost universally true today, it was not when the man held office.

The Art of Deconstruction: Building from Paper

MutualArt | Posted 03.24.2012 | Arts

Blending art with design, paper and a little imagination, artist Judith Hoffman builds her own 'castles in the air.' Think children's paper and cardboard cities, all grown up.

The Faithful Shopper: Christmas in October

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.28.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

I know, I know. It's not even Halloween yet, and the stores are filled with Christmas carols, holiday décor and gifts for year-end giving. I love it!

The Paper Diet: My Quest to Be Paper Thin

Olivia Cranin | Posted 12.24.2011 | Style
Olivia Cranin

Even though we're reading books on our Kindles, taking notes on our iPads, and paying bills on our smartphones, in 2011, is paperless possible?

Top Five Ways to Protect Rainforests in 2011

Rebecca Tarbotton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rebecca Tarbotton

Many of us live thousands of miles away from Brazil, Indonesia and the Congo Basin, where the last stands of tropical rainforests still exist. It's ea...

How Green is the Paper in Your Holiday Catalogs?

Ted Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ted Wells

More and more certifications show up each year pushing their green credentials. As a result and it is harder and harder to know which ones are actually credible. An empty mailbox with no catalogs or tricky labels is the only true green path.

3 Tips to Green Your Child's School

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Do you see a lot of waste going on at your children's schools? Use these three tips to help green your local educational institutions.

WATCH: Paper Plane Launches Into Space

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Here's an impressive feat: a team of British space enthusiasts successfully launched a paper plane from Spain into space, and it returned! Composed...

WATCH: DETAILED ART: Transforming The Everyday, Kim Rugg At Cool Hunting

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In an age where Photoshop is the most used artistic medium, it is refreshing to learn about a contemporary artist who manually creates complicated pie...

PHOTOS: EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Lari Pittman At Regen Projects, Los Angeles

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Lari Pittman WHAT: 'Orangerie' at Regen Projects and 'New Paintings' at Regen Projects II WHEN: Both shows run September 11 - October 23, 2010 WH...

Chinese Paper Subsidies: Boring? Jobs: Not Boring!

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dave Johnson

China is subsidizing its paper industry and now is the largest producer of paper and paper products. This has cost jobs, and approximately 400,000 remaining American jobs are at risk.

Grow a Conscience: How to Garden Green

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Whether your farm fits in a window box or spans several acres, ensure a truly green thumb with these Earth-friendly gardening gizmos.

Children's Book Publishers Still Using Paper From Endangered Rainforests

Crain's New York Business | Matthew Flamm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Despite efforts by the book publishing industry to take a greener approach to production, four-color children's books are still being produced using p...

The Perfect Stationery Wardrobe: Business, Social, and Thank-You Notes

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

When was the last time you received a handwritten letter on quality stationery? The look and feel of a handwritten note is incomparable and deeply personal. Paper stands the test of time.

FedEx Office Greenwashing

Alexandra Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Alexandra Paul

Not only does the one place that deals in more paper than any other within a 10 mile radius not recycle, they pretend they do by having containers that say "recycle."

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John Boehner Is Now Upset That The Health Care Bill Isn't Long Enough | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Way back in October of 2009, John Boehner was often seen trooping from photo op to photo op with the House health care reform bill, complaining that i...

FDA Considers Regulating Safety of Electronic Health Systems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Fred Schulte and Emma SchwartzHuffington Post Investigative Fund Concerned about potential safety risks in health information technology, the U.S....

Smelling Books: Juding An Old Book By Its Odor

Wired | Alexis Madrigal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Take an antique leather-bound book, open it up, and inhale deeply. There's just something about that old-book smell. And thanks to a new analytical ch...

The Grossest Things You Can Recycle (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Here at HuffPost Green, we are all for the three Rs: reduce, reuse, recycle. We love to hear about people finding new and creative ways to reuse every...

Air Travel Made Greener: 4 Tips

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Though air travel is unavoidable at times, there are a few things responsible travelers can do to make flights greener.

Combat Paper: Using Art To Help Veterans

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Combat Paper is presenting a creative way for veterans to contextualize what they've seen in war. Their goal is to help veterans use art to reconcile ...

Bulletin from the Rechargable Electronic Reading Council

Bruce McCall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Bruce McCall

With an e-book, you can deface the reading area to your heart's content and then simply wipe the viewing screen clean with a damp cloth.

Life After Print: URB Magazine 2.0

Raymond Leon Roker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Raymond Leon Roker

While many have quickly lamented URB's print hiatus or reminisced about our long legacy, there is also an unfortunate feeding frenzy on even the hint of print's presumed, imminent demise.

Cool Book Video: Flip Book Parkour

Saggyarmpit on Vimeo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

One great thing about paper and various forms of print media is that they can be used to create some pretty amazing art. The latest is this very cool ...

Life Cycles of Consumable Goods: Lower-Impact Shades of Green

Renée Loux | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Renée Loux

Understanding the "life-cycle" of any consumable good offers a fairly accurate sense of how "green" it really is -- basically, where things come from and what happens to them when we are done with them.