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How Long Will New Jersey Remain the 'Garden' State?

Eliot Daley | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green
Eliot Daley

Those just passing through can't possibly comprehend how serious we are about preserving what is lovely, and restoring what has been defiled. But little do those passing through know, either, of the rising threat to these treasures that define us as The Garden State.

Can Biking and Walking Save Lives in Cities in the Global South?

Josephine d'Allant | Posted 08.13.2014 | Impact
Josephine d'Allant

Sidewalks, bike lanes, pedestrian crossings, parks, and green areas are all pieces of a complex puzzle to help citizens navigate their city safely and sustainably.

If You Need a Reason to Visit London This Spring, Take a Peek at These Parks

Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

London is a pretty magical destination year-round -- the bustling streets, the royal residences, the magnificent museums -- but it's an especially wonderful place to visit during the spring as the city bursts into bloom.

Microbes: Nature's Greatest Gift

Bill Chameides | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Bill Chameides

Killing bugs has become a modern-day pastime. Just scan the products on offer at your local supermarket. There's anti-bacterial this and antiseptic that. Is our antimicrobial obsession making us sick?

Tips On Making Sure Your New Home Is A Green Space, From Alexandra Zissu (WATCH)

Posted 09.18.2013 | MarloThomas

When you're looking for a green space to live in, there are a number of things you need to take into account. Green Living Expert & Author Alexandra Z...

Transform Your Outdoor Space

Rana Florida | Posted 01.30.2014 | HuffPost Home
Rana Florida

Summer is all about getting outdoors. Your outdoor space can be the perfect place to relax, have fun or entertain. With a little imagination, a touch of creativity, and some muscle an ordinary backyard space can be transformed into a magical oasis.

Your Start-Up Life: How the High Line Came to Be (Photos)

Rana Florida | Posted 07.08.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

San Antonio-born, Princeton-educated business consultant, entrepreneur, and artist Robert Hammond has lived in Manhattan's West Village for several years. Near his apartment was a stretch of the old elevated New York Central Railroad tracks, which had been abandoned since the early 1980's.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 06.26.2013 | Fifty
Rob Hiaasen

Here's the self-inflicted curse of writing: Everywhere writers look or land, there is better writing. I'll prove it.

PHOTOS: Would You Trade A Parking Spot For A Garden?

Posted 03.19.2013 | HuffPost Home

For one proposed apartment building in Boston, the idea is under consideration.

New Orleans Considers Removing Its Claiborne Overpass

Susan Buchanan | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article was published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Dec. 17, 2012 edition.) No matter where you live in New Orleans, sooner or later you'll ...

Top Ten Things to Do in London's Hyde Park

Millie Kerr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Millie Kerr

In addition to providing still waters and leafy trees for lazy afternoons, Hyde Park offers a multitude of activities within its borders.

Mitigation: The Wrong Way to Look at Green Innovation

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Stoiber

I had the good fortune to sit down with Guy Dauncey this week. Dauncey is an author and speaker on climate change, and always has great insights into the sociological side of sustainability.

America's Top 10 Best Green-Built Neighborhoods

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

Natural Home just published its Top 10 Green-Built Neighborhoods list, applauding forward-thinking, responsible housing developments.

In Search Of LA... Runyon Canyon Park, Sunday Afternoon (Photos)

Jim Stevenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jim Stevenson

Jim Stevenson took photos on a Sunday afternoon in LA's Runyon Canyon Park.

Rooftop Gardens: Send Us Photos Of Your Favorite Green Space

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Here at HuffPost Green we loved checking out amazing green roof spaces from around the world, and we figured that you, dear readers, likely have some ...

Urban Parks Help Defeat Inequality

Treehugger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It always amazes me to see how families in Istanbul will take any opportunity to enjoy a scrap of nature, no matter how patchy or trash-strewn the gra...