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Easy, Last-Minute Ways To Thank Earth On Thanksgiving

Posted 11.27.2013 | Green

Thanksgiving is upon us, and as you contemplate what you are thankful for, don’t forget your thanks for Mother Nature. After all there would be no f...

GoDesign: Design Revolution With a Higher Purpose

Paula Wallace | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Paula Wallace

SCAD alumni missionary-architects Scott Jackson, Stephanie Jackson, and Eric McManus are proof positive that it is both possible and pragmatic to brin...

Is This America's First Electric School Bus?

Posted 11.11.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: American school buses have long run on diesel, pumping out toxic exhaust around children who are par...

10 Green Things You Can Do Right Now!

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Sidonie Sawyer

Good for the environment, and your dollar power. Every little bit counts. If we each only save one inch of tree, one ounce of nature, one speck of ene...

9 Refreshing Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide

Posted 10.05.2013 | Green

From Networx's Katie Marks: Hydrogen peroxide. It's that weird-smelling stuff that comes in the brown bottle that your dad used to dab on your skin...

Go Green

Linden Schaffer | Posted 11.21.2013 | Travel
Linden Schaffer

With hotels across the globe taking steps to show their commitment to the environment, is there a way for us to become even better eco-guests, whether you stay at large hotels chains or local boutique establishments known for their eco-practices? You bet!

5 Eco Products for Cars

Sierra | Posted 11.16.2013 | Green
Sierra

Forget those dangling trees. They may be shaped like the Sierra Club's logo, but there's nothing natural about those chemical-swathed "pines."

The Importance of Labels

Dr. Laurie Marker | Posted 11.12.2013 | Impact
Dr. Laurie Marker

When I first traveled to Namibia in the 1970's, and met the farmers on the grasslands, I learned that not everyone shared my fascination with the cheetah as an icon of speed and grace. The farmers there had a label for cheetahs, who they saw as a threat to their livelihoods -- "vermin."

The Eight Ways You Can Shop Sustainably During Fashion Week

David Dietz | Posted 11.05.2013 | Green
David Dietz

We've seen Whole Foods lead the organic foods revolution. We're witnessing Tesla drive the electric car movement. It's about time we experience a sustainable fashion movement.

Are You Making Efforts To "Go Green"? (POLL)

Posted 09.18.2013 | MarloThomas

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Green Cleaning... What a Great Scam!

Anthony Fors | Posted 10.22.2013 | Green
Anthony Fors

I believe our best plan for minimizing our carbon footprint, from the cleaning side, is to use common sense more and cleaning products less.

Finding Pace: Soaking Up The Three R's Of Experiential Travel

Crawford Hill | Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel
Crawford Hill

Our charming village is nestled on a perfect two miles across semi-circle of a bay at the base of the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, which by the time you reach Granada and the Alhambra soar to over 12,000 feet.

7 Eco-Travel Tips for Earth Day and Every Day!

Budget Travel | Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

It's never been easier to be good to yourself and the planet at the same time. Here, our top trip tips for an environmentally friendly--and totally brag-worthy--vacation.

Organic Clothes? 3 Ways to Green up Your Closet!

Bridget Nielsen | Posted 09.30.2013 | Green
Bridget Nielsen

I'd given away a lot of my clothes after making the decision to leave Los Angeles, but after several months it didn't make sense to keep my Fendi heels to wear in a rugged Maui jungle. I had been a classic female adorer of clothes all my life and now some adjustments had to be made to fit my new lifestyle.

Travels Without Journey to the Kennel Club LAX: Green Carpet Service You Can Trust

LuxEco Living | Posted 09.23.2013 | Travel
LuxEco Living

Every pet parent worries. Will they be ok? Will they adjust to a strange atmosphere with people they don't know? Might it trigger more fear of being abandoned, or worse: the dreadful feeling of being left behind AGAIN?

Green Groups and Conservatives Agree: Legalize Eco-friendly Drone Hunting!

D.A. Barber | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics
D.A. Barber

Finally, a common thread that groups on radically opposite sides of a variety of environmental issues can agree on. In fact, it's such a no-brainer th...

Eco-Friendly Practices Can Benefit You Financially

Reno Charlton | Posted 09.28.2013 | Green
Reno Charlton

There are certain eco-friendly practices that are extremely easy to put into place, could play big part in helping our environment, and could make a positive difference to your finances.

Protecting Our Planet and Protecting Ourselves: The Importance of Organic Cotton

David Dietz | Posted 09.10.2013 | Green
David Dietz

Organic cotton is grown in a way that uses methods and materials that lessen the impact on our environment while conventionally grown cotton uses more insecticides than any other crop in the world.

PHOTOS: 10 Hot Green Inventions

Posted 09.18.2013 | Green

The simple things in life can also be some of the greenest. Biking to work slashes overall carbon emissions when compared to driving or using publi...

Khan You Believe it?: It's Time to Slow Down Fast Fashion

David Dietz | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green
David Dietz

These fads come and go and the latest styles fly off the shelves at a breakneck pace. Yet who in New York City, London, Paris (or anywhere for that matter) has a closet big enough to hold 10 outfits let alone 100? So where does it all end up?

The Truth About the Clothes We Wear: How Fashion Impacts Health and the Environment

Beth Greer | Posted 08.31.2013 | Green
Beth Greer

Most of the clothes we wear (unless they are labeled "Fair Trade" or "Organic") contain some pretty toxic additives. For example, conventionally grown cotton uses more insecticides than any other single crop.

The Last Frontier: The Sustainable Fashion Revolution

David Dietz | Posted 08.24.2013 | Impact
David Dietz

A revolution is coming. No, not in Turkey. This is a different kind of revolution. A revolution inspired by our generation of millenials to bring about positive and lasting change through what we wear.

Rabble Rousing Optimists: Sinclair and Schrode

Erin Schrode | Posted 08.24.2013 | Impact
Erin Schrode

What happens when a classically trained British architect develops an interest in social, cultural, and humanitarian design? Architecture for Humanity is born.

The Best Planet-Friendly Packing Supplies

Ada Vassilovski | Posted 08.10.2013 | HuffPost Home
Ada Vassilovski

It's a relief to clear all that packing material out of your new home once you're finally settled in. Those supplies don't simply disappear when they're out of sight, however. They have to go somewhere, and often that "somewhere" is a landfill.

What's the Future of Soda?

Gregg S. Lipman | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business
Gregg S. Lipman

There's an opportunity for you, challenger brand, to take advantage of the backlash against soda and create a little niche for yourself. Innovate around where the audience is, from Gen Y- and Z-ers to helicopter parents who couldn't imagine anything as toxic as soda touching their children's lips.