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Green Life
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
These TED Talks will inspire small changes for a more environmentally responsible lifestyle.
Bat-eating spider
Critter
Sunday, September 1, 2013
Large tropical orb weavers of the genus Nephila, whose strong webs can span five feet, are voracious bat-chompers.
Leela, 10, spent most of her life in a cage at a puppy mill as a breeding female  until Wonder Dog Rescue found her a home.
"Recycled" dog photo shoot.
Samuel Wohns, Cambridge, Mass.; co-coordinator, Responsible Investment at Harvard Coalition
Act
Monday, August 25, 2014
Sam Wohns tries to stop Harvard from funding eco-negative companies.
Do Green Schools Matter?
cool schools 2013
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Campuses are more focused on sustainability than ever. But what happens when students graduate?
In some Southern states, leasing rooftop solar panels is illegal, energy efficiency is a novel concept, and the governor lobbies for the local coal-friendly utility. How does the South get to clean power from there?
Feature
Friday, October 3, 2014
In some Southern states, leasing rooftop solar panels is illegal, energy efficiency is a novel concept, and the governor lobbies for the local coal-friendly utility. How does the South get to clean power from there?
Elderberry
Green Life
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Did you know that some urban landscapes offer more variety for foragers than the wilderness? Grab your basket and enjoy your city's abundance!
Ask Mr. Green
Green Life
Monday, October 27, 2014
Find out if you're spending too much money on hot showers.
Trash piles up in our world as well as in WALL-E's
Green Life
Monday, June 30, 2014
See which of your favorite eco-apocalypse movies are scientifically improbable--and which ones could really happen.
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The Green Life
Check out how this fashion trend could help out the earth.
The master bedroom of the Venice, California, family home is swathed by a living wall on three sides and topped with a green roof.
Comfort Zone
Thursday, June 5, 2014
A California bungalow's living rooms, walls, and roof.
Survive
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
What to do when marble-size hail and ice rain interrupt your bike ride.
Intermarché launches Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables to sell ugly produce at a discount
Green Life
Monday, September 22, 2014
Optically deficient, aesthetically challenged, Frankenstein-esque, and just plain ugly – are you avoiding this type of produce when grocery shopping?
Next Big Thing
Next Big Thing
Pee
Sunday, September 1, 2013
In the future, will pee solve all our problems?
Falcon, city, raptor, bird of prey
Green Life
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Spot urban birds of prey and learn what they indicate about your city's ecosystem.
City Goat
Green Life
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Goats help cities control weeds and prevent fires. Can they also support economic and ecological revitalization in struggling urban neighborhoods?
Green Life
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
These apps will keep your carbon footprint slim and trim this summer.
Compass
UPDATE: This post previously included a photo of the BMWi3 parked in a bike lane. Parking there - even for less than the two minutes it took to shake hands and take the photo - was a stupid mistake that we own and apologize for. We need all kinds of green transportation solutions, including EVs and bike lanes.
classic jello dish
Green Life
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
How the back country hiking diet has evolved--some of the surprising snack choices of Sierra Club members and how they reflect history
Create
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Clean energy—we have the will, and we have the way.
Urban farmer Kitty Sharkey often takes her four Nigerian dwarf goats for walks through her Oakland, California, neighborhood.
Urban farming reaps the benefits of hyperlocal food
pavement
Next Big Thing
Monday, October 6, 2014
In the future, will pavement solve all our problems?
Fireworks and a holiday sparkler
Green Life
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Check out these 5 all-natural spectacles to enjoy this holiday instead of problematic man-made fireworks
Dan Chu at Canyonlands National Park
Feature
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
In the face of climate change, the Sierra Club’s mission has expanded far beyond preserving wild places. Sierra pulled aside Dan Chu, head of the Club’s Our Wild America campaign, to ask him about wilderness protection in an overheating world.
High Art
How climbing photographers get the shots that make us gasp
ThreadUp sends you this bag -- you fill it and send it back for free. When your clothes sell, you make money.
Green Biz
Friday, October 3, 2014
Start-ups are making it easier to nab secondhand style.
Tío Tobas cave hotel, Andalucía, Spain
Escape
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Escape to cave hotel in Andalucia, Spain.
The bicycle
Michael Embacher's collection of strange, sleek, and classic bikes.

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