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Lessons Learned From a Year Without Showering

Rob Greenfield | Posted 06.23.2014 | Green
Rob Greenfield

So how does a regular showering guy end up going 365 days and counting without taking a shower? It started with a long bike ride across America to promote sustainability and eco-friendly living.

PHOTOS: 6 Tiny Homes Perfect For Newlyweds

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 09.23.2013 | HuffPost Home

There are lots of benefits to living small that are particularly attractive to newlyweds. Many are financial: Mortgage costs for tiny homes, if any, a...

WATCH: Celebs Share Their Favorite Destinations For Earth Day

Posted 04.12.2012 | Green

Earth Day is coming up on April 22, and to get in the spirit the Sierra Club has posted a video celebrating awesome Earthly locales. In the video, ...

On habits and how to change them

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Reprinted with permission from Grist.org. ...

Changing behavior: it ain't easy

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Reprinted with permission from Grist.org. ...

Rejecting free savings out of sheer dumbness: common!

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Reprinted with permission from Grist.org. ...

The Guilt and Guile of Going Green

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeff Schweitzer

We all have within us a little John and Barbra, proudly promoting conservation while sneaking a solo ride in our gas-guzzling SUV to buy an organic tomato from Whole Foods.

Weekend Special: Top 10 Green Things To Do in L.A.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The YDT co-founders know what's up in Los Angeles, and now they're telling us what's green. Check out their weekend guide for ten new ways to explore...

It's a Bird! It's A Plane! No, actually, it's Tons of Carbon?!

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

I was wondering, why is it that commercial air travel is considered so non-green? It seems unjust that my efforts to live green all year are negated by a few flights to Sierra Club headquarters and a trip or two to visit my parents.

Wear Your Greens

Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent

Unlike having to ride your bike to work or re-use tinfoil, wearing green is easy, painless and can make you feel chicer than ever.

Green Speed Dating: Finding Carbon-Neutral Love

NPR | Ben Bergman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

For people who are extremely passionate about the environment, finding low-impact love can be tough. A Los Angeles Web site recently tried to help fi...