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Behind the Cat Collar Saving Birds' Lives
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, design, environment, interesting, protection, safety, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - psmag.com
Domesticated cats kill between 1.3 and four billion birds every year, more than buildings, cars, wind turbines, and airplanes combined.
Ukraine's Leafy Green 'Tunnel of Love' Is a Passageway for Trains and Lovers
Offbeat  (tags: design, environment, interesting, off-beat, pictures, unusual )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - inhabitat.com
The tunnel was made over many years as the passing train molded the treesâEUR(TM) lines. The train turned a luscious piece of woodland into a unique passageway as it traveled back and forth 3 times a day over several years.
What Would a Modern-Day Rosie the Riveter Look Like?
Offbeat  (tags: americans, culture, design, humans, interesting, society, women )

Kathy
- 25 days ago - yesmagazine.org
Rosie the Riveter: You know her well-or do you? She has represented female empowerment since World War II, when her defiant, bicep-flexing, red-bandana-wearing image was plastered across American newspapers and factory walls to cajole more women into the
The Corpse Flower Blooms In Two US Locations, Watched By Thousands
Offbeat  (tags: Corpse Flower, Rare, Two Places, US, unusual, pictures, photos, interesting, americans, design, odd, off-beat )

Fiona
- 241 days ago - ecowatch.com
The corpse flower, best know for its terrible smell, is blooming in two locations in the U.S. But you might not want to stop and smell this flower. Please note, comment, forward.
Comparing Gardening With Activism
Offbeat  (tags: Gardening, Activism, environment, design, culture, humor, interesting, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 255 days ago - truth-out.org
On my kitchen counter lies treasure: 17 perfect cucumbers, three zucchinis including one large enough to double as a war club, one green pepper, one sweet onion Please note, comment, forward
See the Northern Lights From a Glass Igloo in the Middle of the Finnish Wilderness
Offbeat  (tags: Northern Lights, glass igloo, finish wilderness, culture, design, humans, interesting, world )

Lone
- 267 days ago - thisisinsider.com
What could be better than seeing the Northern Lights? Seeing them from bed.
Pedal-Powered Rail Riding Comes To Oregon Coast
Offbeat  (tags: design, health, humans, interesting, unusual )

Kathy
- 307 days ago - nwnewsnetwork.org
Friday, a company begins offering scenic tours along Tillamook Bay using pedal-powered contraptions that ride on the rails.
Emma Watson: Changing the World One Dress at a Time
Offbeat  (tags: culture, design, environment, ethics, humans, interesting, society, sustainable clothes, sustain )

Rosemary
- 329 days ago - edition.cnn.com
For the past few years, Watson has resolved that all of her red carpet appearances incorporate sustainable fashion. In the case of the Met gala, this meant the majority of the fabric used was made from Newlife, a yarn made from 100 percent post-consumer
Grocery Store Makes Special Carts So Dogs Can Shop Too
Offbeat  (tags: technology, goodnews, design, dogs, business )

Angie
- 353 days ago - thedodo.com
A supermarket in Italy has implemented an ingenious idea that's changing the way people shop for groceries while, at the same time, boosting the store's bottom line. All it took was one simple innovation: specially designed shopping carts, made with dogs
An Introduction to Plastics
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, technology, pictures, infornation, design )

M
- 358 days ago - plastiquarian.com
All about plastics - 33 pages
Around the World in 50 Amazing Gardens - Slide Show
Offbeat  (tags: design, interesting, pictures, world )

Kathy
- 376 days ago - goodhousekeeping.com
From Austria to New Zealand, the globe is full of beautiful blooms and unique landscaping styles..
This Entrepreneur Earns More Than $100K A Year Selling Bananas
Offbeat  (tags: business, offbeat, selling bananas, digital, communication, odd, usa, design )

Jess
- 376 days ago - forbes.com
In this world of electronic, ethereal communication, itâEUR(TM)s refreshing to receive a physical letter or card. But what
VIDEO: Man Makes Wheelchair for Girlfriend's Dog
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, dogs, wheelchair, pvc pipe, goodnews, design )

Marcia
- 405 days ago - arcamax.com
A California man built a makeshift wheelchair for his girlfriend's dog after the pet lost use of its back legs.
 

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