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Eco-Friendly Sunscreens
Green Life
Friday, May 30, 2014
Which sunscreen will you choose for you summer adventures?
Thomas James
Feature
Monday, March 31, 2014
Fearing lost profits, the nation's investor-owned utilities are moving to blot out the solar revolution.
Ask Mr. Green
Green Life
Monday, July 7, 2014
What is the environmental impact of office paper use? Mr. Green finds out!
The Green Life
The experts weight in on the technique of these rock climbing bears.
Tunnel 2 Paradise | North Shore, Oahu
Deep inside some of the world's most dangerous waves.
Mr. Green
The Green Life
Does energy efficiency outweigh the energy needed to make the appliance?
7 of the planet's most incredible spectacles
Michael Swaine
Act
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Around 12 years ago, a friend and I were walking by an abandoned alley in San Francisco, and she asked, 'If you could do anything with this space, what would you do?
Innovate
Innovate
Friday, April 4, 2014
Potty smackdown
Prius
Feature
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or battery electric: Here's what's good, better, and best for the environment when it comes to cars.
Misty Copeland
Artifact
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Misty Copeland is the third African American female soloist in the New York's American Ballet Theatre 74-year history -- and the first in 20 years.
Green Life
Friday, May 30, 2014
Great views of the moon are in store for June.
Survive: Snake Bite
Survive
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Miles from help and you're bitten by a snake. Now what?
Repurpose: Computer Cable Coasters
Repurpose
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
It's time to turn that tangle nest of outdated power cords into a handy coaster.
Outdoor Blogs to Bookmark
Green Life
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Follow these 5 blogs to stay up-to-date with all the viral news from the outdoor community.
Tiny stop-motion John Muir admiring a tree trunk
Green Life
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Ian Timothy spent a year making this tiny John Muir come to life in a stop-motion short.
Morgan Massen Water
Green Life
Monday, June 16, 2014
Surf filmmaker Morgan Maassen stuns viewers with his passion and appreciation for the ocean in his latest short, "Water."
Blue Fin tuna illustration
Taste Test
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Spoiler alert: Stop reading now if you can't live without Quarter Pounders, packaged pastries, or expensive sushi
Wildflowers
The Green Life
With spring in full swing, chances are you’ve had flowers on the mind lately. Perhaps a getaway to see some of the finest wildflowers in the country is in order? These six places have been hailed as some of the best areas for spring and summer blossom viewing in the nation.  Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve, California
A "teddy bear" cholla cactus in California's Joshua Tree Wilderness.
Feature
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Half a century ago, the United States resolved to protect vast tracts of undeveloped land “where man himself is a visitor who does not remain.”
Mr Green
Green Life
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Still have products with the dreaded "microbead?" Mr. Green tells us how to dispose of them.
Gear: Pack Leader
Gear Guide
Monday, June 2, 2014
Next time you trek, pick a route where you're allowed to bring your best bud.
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.
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.
The Green Life
Our lifestyle guru advises on the most ecofriendly way to clean up a spill.
Wandering among the alien rock formations of New Mexico's Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness Area, visitors often lose all sense of scale. This spire, known as a hoodoo, is barely six feet tall.
Feature
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Wilderness is where we come from, and we are adapted through evolution to the rigors and beauties of such landscape. It's time for those of us who know wilderness, and who understand the idea of it, to wrest that idea back from its hijackers.
Electric Vehicles
Feature
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
The future may be coming to your garage soon. Batteries that deliver 150 or 200 miles of range are poised to make electric cars ubiquitous.
Sweetwater mayor Greg Wortham-- foe of rattlesnakes, friend of wind.
Feature
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
The Tea Party and the Koch brothers are trying to end Texas's wind energy boom. They didn't reckon with Greg Wortham.
Lester Johnson
Faces of Clean Energy
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Inside a wind turbine factory with one of the workers who make them.

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