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5 Simple Life Tweaks to Help the Planet

We may not be able to singlehandedly thwart climate change, but there are many easy changes you can make in your daily life to lessen your negative impact on the planet, and even improve your own life…


If 7 Billion People Lived Like… (Infographic)

By Michael Graham Richard, TreeHugger Tim de Chant has created a great infographic that shows the ecological footprint that would be used if the whole world's population (estimated at 7 billion) l…


How Many Planets Do You Need? Measure Your Impact on the Planet and Find Out

Remember when you were a kid and your mother told you to clean up the mess you made? You walked over to whatever it was, checked it out for a few minutes while you tried to figure out how to get out o…


Seawater Desalination: Solution or Problem?

Ocean desalination--a process that converts seawater into drinking water--is being hailed as the solution to water supply problems. Proponents of desalination claim that this technology will create a …


Calculate Your Water Footprint

Every drop counts when it comes to water conservation. Make the most of the water you use in your home. Consider taking shorter showers. Invest in a low–flow toilet or put a plastic bottle filled …


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