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Is This Unusual Green Burial Option Making a Comeback?

By Sami Grover, TreeHugger From composting your corpse to a woodland burial, we've seen plenty of ways to reduce the footprint of your final resting place. But one practice has always struck me …

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10 Planet-Helping Animals

By Animal Planet Every animal plays a special role in the web of life, but these 10 go above and beyond with their planet-saving activities. 10. Ball Python This snake gets its namesake a…

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Endangered Vulture Species Bred in Captivity for First Time

Three Indian Vulture Gyps indicus chicks were hatched in captivity for the first time ever. Chris Bowden, of BirdLife in the UK, said: "The crisis facing vultures is one of the worst facing the natura…

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Sweet elephant. Glad he was rescued.

I need about 10 Jesse's.

Karma will come to those who abused this poor elephant. Cruelty is NEVER, EVER excusable. NEVER!

I have a notebook full of information from my parents, grandparents, etc. Very important to know the…

Nice to be a locavore in an intelligent, humane, liberal, left-wing rural neighborhood.