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Green Home Design on a Budget?

Green design is getting a lot of ink these days, as it should; environmentally-conscious building has gone mainstream and that means more structures worldwide are built with ecological issues in min…

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What Does Sustainability Mean to You?

How do YOU define 'sustainability'? ĎSustainableí is one of just a few words being tossed around in the current cultural salad to enlighten us about how to create a more conscious way of living on th…

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4 Ways to Bring Nature Into Your Life

Did you miss out on this yearís Earth Day festivities? Well, donít worry, itís not too late to celebrate. Springtime is an excellent time to reacquaint yourself with your natural roots. After months o…

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Wisdom from Dr. Ervin Laszlo

You, the young people of today, are the most privileged people who have ever lived on Earth. For the first time in history, one generation--your generation--holds the key to the greatest challenge hum…

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Our Wireless Addiction Is Creating a Big E-Waste Problem

Because hundreds of millions of new cell phones are sold every year just in the U.S., and only a small percentage of the old ones ever make it to a proper recycling facility, our modern mobile lifesty…

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Is This Cat More Green Than You? (Funny Video)

"For Norman, becoming an Eco-Warrior hasn't been a journey. It's been a mission." Norman is no ordinary housecat: he's an Eco-Warrior. His causes include energy and water conservation, recycling, a…

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Transforming the World Through Yoga

Why do we practice yoga? For many, yoga is a rigorous form of exercise, a challenge in stamina and flexibility. For others, itís a way of decompressing after a long day. But at its core, yoga is …

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Organic Food Debate: Pleasure Over Sustainability?

By Paula Alvarado, TreeHugger The quite misinterpreted study published in Annals of Internal Medicine signed by Stanford professionals kept bouncing in my head the past week. Not so much out of ann…

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Sustainable Diets Around the Globe: New Book

By Samantha Bandasack for DietsInReview.com There are thousands of diets in the world designed to help individuals lose weight. Some diets go as far as depriving the body of nutrients, which seem…

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Replacing Your Roof With a Greener Roof

By Carl Seville, Networx Time to replace your roof?† Think about making decisions that will help out with energy, last longer, and be lighter on the planet. First and foremost, your roof has to k…

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