Plants for Purification: Boosting Your Indoor Air Quality Indoor Air Quality Is A Serious Problem, But Nature Provides A Simple Answer
Eliminating indoor air pollution can be as simple as dotting your house or office with potted plants, according to research from the space program.
Environmentally friendly toys that will serve your kid’s needs while being innocuous to the environment. Don’t your kids deserve to play safer?
Streamlining date centers may be the low hanging fruit when it comes to finding ways to reduce the electricity consumption of our Internet usage.
Several homeowners are now keen on going green and saving energy for their homes, and what better way to do this than to shift to solar energy use.
Barbara Mendelsohn’s poem Litterny reminds us we all play a role in keeping litter in check throughout society.
The Deadly Gift of the Carboniferous Period How an Accident of History Made Modern Life Possible – and May Destroy It
An accident of history—the uninterrupted buildup of carbon in our trees—made modern life possible, but now it may destroy it…
Though asphalt shingles are one of the cheapest and most popular roofing materials available, they’re also terrible for the environment.
In the Arctic, a great change is taking place. Permafrost, which covers around 25 percent of exposed land in the Northern Hemisphere, is melting.
When businesses incorporate daylighting into their building design plans, they can dramatically cut energy usage, reduce waste and save money.
Sustainability is finally something that building contractors and companies around the world are beginning to embrace.
Lots of recent innovation in waste management promises to improve efficiency and leave behind less of a negative footprint.
The Galapagos Islands are not the only unique ecosystem to visit. Keep reading for ecotourism destinations: 5 cool places to visit with unique ecosystems.
With climate change once again in the spotlight, it’s important to look beyond just solar & wind to the largely underutilized geothermal energy.
The reduction in pollution emissions thanks to the Coronavirus keeping everyone home is actually a boon for the environment…
Fully 80% of all manmade CO2 emissions ever produced have been generated since 1960, and half of all emissions have been generated just since 1990.
Books we are reading including The Rule of Five, Rooted and Rising and Sea Change.
Can insects be coronavirus carriers that transmit the pathogen to humans? The jury is still out so people are advised to keep their homes clean and free of pests.
Reading Time: A Climate Policy Revolution What the Science of Complexity Reveals about Saving Our Planet
The sheer complexity of climate change stops most solutions in their tracks. How do we give up fossil fuels when energy is connected to everything, from great-power contests to the value of your pension? Global economic growth depends on consumption, but that also produces the garbage now choking the oceans. To give up cars, coal, […]
Find out how minimalist living and decluttering can reduce your carbon footprint and make you happier and healthier in the process.
Air Quality at Home: 10 Ways to Purify Your Indoor Environment Naturally Indoor Plants, Essential Oils, Filters & Natural Cleaners Key To Breathing Easier
Air quality at home isn’t something we should take for granted, so use these tips to purify your indoor environment for yourself and for your family.
Climate change is already having a big impact on the Everglades and the rest of South Florida, but scientists and residents fear we ain’t seen nothing yet….
Traveling is a great way to see the world & experience different cultures & environments, but it can also contribute to environmental strain.
EV Charging: Not Just For Urban Areas Anymore Electrify America Invests $2 Million in Envision Solar Infrastructure, Further Increasing Rural Californians’ Access to Sustainable Electric Vehicle Charging
Electrify America Invests $2 Million in Envision Solar Infrastructure, Further Increasing Rural Californians’ Access to Sustainable Electric Vehicle Charging
While a handful of scientists & activists raise the alarm re: climate change, the rest of us go about our business as if there were nothing to worry about.
Know a farmer or land owner who goes above & beyond in their care of natural resources? Nominate them for the 2020 New England Leopold Conservation Award.
Sweden sends 99 percent of its garbage to incineration plants. Why don’t we do more of this in the United States given our overflowing landfills?
Amish furniture is an example of eco-friendly furniture because it is made of wood and it lasts long. You don’t have to change your furniture frequently because of its durability.
Pumping Gas: Hazardous To Your Health And The Planet New Law In Cambridge, Massachusetts Aims To Protect Public Health
A new law in Cambridge, MA protects public health by requiring labels on gasoline pumps warning of the health dangers inherent with refilling your tank.
The free Homestead Hippie program gives parents the tools and resources they need to help get their kids off screens and out into nature while eating right.
Sustainable Cycling: Most cyclists believe that we should be doing all we can to protect the environment, so why not use the greenest gear available?