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The Faithful Shopper: Guide for Gifts

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 01.27.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Welcome to Black Friday, and the official kickoff of the holiday shopping season! My next two reports will focus on some of my favorite places for gif...

Humanos, Hermanos

Tim Jahnigen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Tim Jahnigen

I stepped out of our van and I felt in my heart a great sense of spirit, a great sense of dignity. The tribal leader, Jose de Jesus Manruiqe Esquivel, and I connected immediately and I was moved to tears at this moment.

WATCH: Puppy Loves AC

Posted 11.01.2011 | Comedy

Sure, we all love the feeling of air conditioning on a sweltering Summer afternoon, but not all of us are as cute as Moki the White Lab puppy. Eve...

How to Cool Down While Powering Down (and Saving Money)

Nick Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nick Rosen

Here is a distillation of the lessons I learned while researching my book Off the Grid: Inside the Movement for More Space, Less Government, and True Independence in Modern America.

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Up

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Upby Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger This summer, Americans are cranking up the...

Scouting Atlantic City (Er, When It's Not So Snowy)

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

Despite living in New York for ten years, I've never gone to Atlantic City. 2010-01-30-pull.jpg

Can White Paint, Reflective Windows and Closed Doors Save the Planet?

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

NYC utilities provider Con Edison estimates that if 1,000 businesses keep their doors open, they are wasting 4,600 barrels of oil and releasing 2,200 tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.

Stay Cool By Being Energy Efficient (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's hot out there, but you don't have to trample on the environment to keep cool. Here are some efficient suggestions from Grist to survive the summe...

Cool Off Without The AC This Summer

Chelsea Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

You may want to reconsider blasting your AC in the cars, in your house, and in your workplace (unless you're working outside, 'cause that breeze is fr...

Sustainable Summer: How To Stay Green Through The Heat

Treehugger.com | Kenny Luna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With the warm weather fully unfurled, you've got some free time and some hot days before you. That means time off to spend at the beach, with the kids...