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They Are The Future
Tuesday, 15 Sep, 2009 – 10:30 | No Comment
They Are The Future

We all worry about eating the right things, and leading healthy lives, but what do we do when it comes to our kids? Dealing with finicky eaters is one of the many challenges that may …

Vegan Strip Club in Portland? Video
Tuesday, 15 Sep, 2009 – 9:26 | One Comment
Vegan Strip Club in Portland? Video

This is definitely one of the strangest Eco-Wins we’ve encountered, but it was hard to ignore. Portland, Oregon which “boasts” the highest number of strip clubs in the United States, is now home to the …

Sweet Tooth
Monday, 14 Sep, 2009 – 15:15 | One Comment
Sweet Tooth

It’s hard to resist a decadent treat, but even harder for those with food allergies and dietary restrictions. They deserve to experience the happiness that comes from delving into a homemade goodie, and Erin McKenna …

Nail Polish With A Purpose
Monday, 14 Sep, 2009 – 14:03 | No Comment
Nail Polish With A Purpose

A bright colored manicure can liven up any outfit, but many of us have no idea how many harmful chemicals lurk in that pretty polish. Thankfully New York City’s Priti Organic Spa has come up …

One Man At A Time – Video
Monday, 14 Sep, 2009 – 9:50 | No Comment
One Man At A Time – Video

Many of us want to lead better lives, in which we consume less and give back more. Whether that means buying products that are eco-friendly, or made from recycled goods, or switching to a more …

Sierra Magazine’s Top 20 Greenest Colleges
Friday, 21 Aug, 2009 – 9:24 | No Comment
Sierra Magazine’s Top 20 Greenest Colleges

Every year, Sierra Magazine comes out with a much anticipated list of the year’s greenest colleges – a list that is becoming quite competitive, indeed. I’ve been on the lookout for it this …

Top 10 Green Stories – Time Magazine’s and Mine
Thursday, 20 Aug, 2009 – 12:20 | One Comment
Top 10 Green Stories – Time Magazine’s and Mine

Time magazine has an interesting list of the top 10 green stories for 2008. I liked re-reading them this morning. I can’t retrace quite how I got there, but you know how it is when …

Harrowing Tales From a Botanist
Thursday, 20 Aug, 2009 – 8:55 | No Comment
Harrowing Tales From a Botanist

As civil war raged on in the Congo, there was nothing protecting the unique, thriving Congolese forests – except for one man. Corneille Ewango, a botanist, had lived on the Okapi Reserve for …

Electricity-Free Refrigerator
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 9:51 | No Comment
Electricity-Free Refrigerator

Adam Grosser is a genius. With all of the people (1.6 billion, in fact) that do not have access to electricity, disease is a HUGE problem – first of all, because they cannot refrigerate …

Celebrate Honey Bees – The First Ever Awareness Day
Monday, 17 Aug, 2009 – 9:20 | No Comment
Celebrate Honey Bees – The First Ever Awareness Day

You’ve probably heard of “colony collapse disorder” as it relates to abruptly disappearing honeybees. Many agricultural crops depend on the honey bee to pollinate the crops, so it doesn’t take too much imagination to see …