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Fight Litter with Your Smartphone

Do you encounter litter in your day-to-day? Have you noticed that those discarded cigarette butts and coffee cups tend to be in the same areas? A new app is looking to compile data on where litter cro…

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Litterati: Fighting Litter with…Instagram?

Does coming across cigarette butts and discarded food packaging on the ground make you batty? Litterati - a new movement on Instagram - aims to highlight litter and clean up the planet, one erra…

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Seal Rescued After Getting Its Head Stuck in a G-String

Photo Credit: Our Far South By Stephen Messenger, TreeHugger For any plump sea-faring animal, the ocean is a scary and foreboding place full of sharp-toothed predators looking for a tasty meal --…

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Mind Your Butts: Addiction And Accountability

This is a spaghetti jar full of cigarette butts that I collected this morning from the sidewalks, parking spots, and driveways of my little neighborhood. It was a catalytic mix of emotions that called…

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Is Your Cat on a Litter Box Strike?

If your cat has suddenly stopped using the litter box, don't take it personally. Ten percent of cats develop a litter-box problem, and the sooner you address this messy issue the better your chances o…

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