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LEAF Program: Inspiring Youth in Nature

By Katherine Sather  / The Nature Conservancy Do you remember your first experience in nature? This summer, urban high school students from across the country are getting their first taste of t…

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51 Schools Get Solar Power

An entire school district will soon be using solar power to operate their many school buildings and electrical devices. They will be getting 90 percent of their electricity from solar panels and over …

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The Best Way to Get Motivated

By Jeremy Hunter, Ph.D. A friend of mine, Charlie, is the swim coach at the university where I work. The other day at lunch we got to talking about why he decided to go into coaching. It turns out …

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Workers’ Rights and Food Justice

  As an intern with the food justice organization People's Grocery in Oakland, California, I attend regular discussion groups with the other interns, in which we examine various issues of impo…

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Real Eating with Oakland’s People’s Grocery

  Earlier this month, I began an internship with People's Grocery, a food justice organization that manages an urban farm and works to provide access to healthy food to those living in low-inc…

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Fighters to Farmers: Helping Out Veterans and Farms

In honor of Veteran's Day, (Wednesday, November 11) I'm writing about a great program that works to train returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans as farmers: The Farmer Veteran Coalition (FVC). The FV…

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Kara Foran

Kara is an editor for Care2's Healthy Living. She's happiest when engaging with creative, bright and loving people--whether they are the stranger on... more

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awww that tempting apple :)

I say nay.....being that all those years of spraying Lysol and Clorox disinfectants did a number on …

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