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Novice carpenter Ella Jenkins built her dream house atop an 18-by-7-foot trailer.
Comfort Zone
Friday, April 4, 2014
Happiness in a 120-square-foot DIY house.
Jack Johnson
Artifact
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Jack Johnson brings "On the Road" on the water--and finds rhythm at sea
Ryan Krueger's wheels, rigged onto his packraft, are lapped by the Dangerous River
Feature
Monday, March 31, 2014
Pedaling fat tire bikes on broad, bear-tracked Alaska beaches at midnight.
Jen and Grant Clean Bin Project
Green Life
Thursday, July 31, 2014
When these zero waste families eliminated their household trash, they stumbled on some unexpected benefits. The less they waste, the more they can live.
Coming Clean
What a difference a week makes. This morning we awoke to the news that President Obama and Secretary of State Kerry have negotiated a historic joint announcement on climate change and clean energy cooperation. Coming from the world's two largest economies and two biggest carbon emitters, the new targets set by President Obama and President Xi Jinping have put the international community on notice: It's time to put up or shut up.
Treehouse design goes out on a limb
coffee cup, coffee grounds
Green Life
Friday, October 17, 2014
Caffeine won't be the only reason you love coffee. Arthur Kay and his team at Bio Bean have developed the technology to convert coffee grounds into a uniquely sustainable, clean source of renewable energy.
sunrise
Green Life
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
"There's a growing hunger in my generation for something raw and true."
global warming denialism by country
Green Life
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
English-speaking countries are the most likely to doubt human-caused climate change.
murmuration, starling, birds
Green Life
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Starlings band together to create murmurations, resulting in ever-changing, awe-inspiring flight formations.
Park bench on a summer day
Green Life
Friday, September 19, 2014
Living near leafy areas can provide perks you don’t even realize you’re getting, from lower blood pressure to lower crime rates.
Taste Test Coffee
Taste Test
Thursday, April 3, 2014
There's more to eco-conscious coffee culture than bringing your own mug.
Cow posteriors
Green Life
Monday, October 13, 2014
Instead of filling our landfills with toxic animal poop, these innovative solutions might be another way to deal with the grubby facts of life.
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Hey Mr. Green -- Find out the answer
Green Life
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Should the Sierra Club encourage travel to distant locales?
If you encounter a rampant moose, simply duck behind a tree or boulder
Green Life
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Make yourself look big? Play dead? Run? We've got your wildlife defense poses covered.
Naomi Klein
Feature
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Naomi Klein dares to discuss the C-word.
DamNation
Green Life
Monday, August 18, 2014
This year’s top environmental documentary explores the critical, yet often overlooked effects of dams across the U.S.
Green Life
Thursday, November 6, 2014
If they're rechargeable, at loads of places. If they're single-use, you'll have to do some digging.
Moab Under Canvas, an ideal braincation spot for families.
Green Life
Friday, October 17, 2014
You’ve got to give your brain a vacation. Seriously, science says so.
Valley Uprising features bold newcomer, Alex Honnold, as he free solos the big walls of Yosemite.
Green Life
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Caution to the fainthearted: This rock climbing documentary features swearing, drug use, and counterculture.
Backcountry Headhunter
Green Biz
Thursday, July 24, 2014
A little web company helps people find jobs far from the urban bustle.
Water Wheel
Green Life
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Baltimore's new water wheel is collecting harmful trash from its harbor.
Kitten Playing with Yarn
Green Life
Friday, August 8, 2014
From upcycled sweater beds, to litter made from old newspapers, this guide has everything you need to spoil your cat sustainably.
Green Life
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The environmental impact of a tossed cigarette butt.
Lester Johnson
Faces of Clean Energy
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Inside a wind turbine factory with one of the workers who make them.
European hamster
Critter
Thursday, June 5, 2014
The fearsome European hamster is described by BBC Wildlife as "somewhat laddish" and "bolshy in temperament" (i.e., macho and aggressive). It's also too tasty for it's own good.
Hey Mr. Green -- Find out the answer
Green Life
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Urban gardeners beware - lead may be lurking in your soil. Mr. Green tells us how to remedy the problem.
Green Life
Monday, October 6, 2014
How do you get rid of them? And what about the bottles?
Sterling Coleman on Mount Washington
Green Life
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
How a backpacking novice hiked one of the longest trails in North America.
partial solar eclipse
Green Life
Monday, October 20, 2014
The moon will block out a section of the sun on October 23.

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