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Humans 13,000 Years Ago Were Wise Enough to Recycle

By Stephen Messenger, TreeHugger Prehistoric humans often get a bad rap as club-wielding knuckleheads, lumbering along in their tacky animal skin outfits, avoiding hungry saber-toothed cats and b…

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Advocacy Beyond the Checkbook

By Gina Carroll We can change the world without paying a dime. There are amazing ways to make a difference in our own neighborhoods and even worldwide without the necessity of taking out our checkb…

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Brazilian City Offers Vegetables in Exchange for Trash

By Stephen Messenger, TreeHugger In many urban centers throughout the world, vibrant waste recycling programs aren't just eco-minded niceties, they serve an essential role in keeping communities …

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Seoul’s Supersized Refuse Solutions

Mega cities produce mega-mounds of trash. The growing industrial conurbations of Asia, in particular, are having difficulty coping with the masses of refuse resulting from booming consumerism. The gre…

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How to Compost Table Scraps

Wondering how to compost your table scraps? Don't have a big back yard? Green living expert Terri Bennett shows you an option that requires very little space and effort. Your plants will thank you. Ph…

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8 Uses for Yogurt Containers

By Chaya Kurtz, Networx How much do you spend on plastic food storage containers? And how much do you spend on yogurt? Here's an epic idea that the crunchy set has been doing forever: save your yog…

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How to Give Your Household a Green Makeover

By Sayward Rebhal, Networx Making a major lifestyle shift can often seem daunting, and sometimes the simple act of getting started is enough to stop you in your tracks. That initial hurdle can be s…

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7 Good Reasons to Quit Drinking Bottled Water

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! We had an extra Green Diva Meg in the house today! Our special guest Green Diva Meghan Van Dyk, the edi…

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Ed Begley Talks About Why We Should Care

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! We had a ROCKIN show this past week - so much going on that we couldn't post till now! Seriously, we ha…

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5 Ways to Recycle Your Old Fitness DVDs

CDs and DVDs continue to become relics of the past, as digital technology expands and becomes ever more accessible. However, we, as consumers, haven't totally given up buying them yet. The fitness DVD…

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Good job Zeke. Wharever works. I so hope he trained his room mates this trick.

Mustard is delicious.

Thanks Dr.G. We add turmeric to our food almost every day and I love black pepper!!

I think there re people who don't even use 10%.