The tiny house fantasy is gett...

Mar 8, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Tiny Heirloom small luxuries By Liz Core GRIST You, like most of us, have likely spent hours sprawled on the wooden floor...

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“Merchants of Doubt”: Meet the...

Mar 8, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A must-see new documentary from the director of “Food, Inc.” exposes the dirty tricks of professional...

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Florida Officials Ban The Term...

Mar 8, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Katie Valentine, CLIMATE PROGRESS   Florida Gov. Rick Scott gives his address after the swearing in for his second...

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Texas Bill Bans Sustainability...

Mar 8, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily AtkinCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock Two Texas lawmakers have proposed a pair of bills that would prevent...

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America has reached peak cow: ...

Mar 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Denis and Gail Boyer Hayes on the health and environmental impacts of America’s 93 million cows Lindsay Abrams...

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vertical harvest urban farm by...

Mar 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] vertical harvest urban farm by e/ye design under construction all images courtesy of e/ye design      ...

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WATCH HOW MUCH WATER GOES INTO...

Mar 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Drip Planner Watch how much water goes into your food By Grist staff Are you one of those people who suffers through...

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Walmart’s new green product la...

Mar 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Ken Wolter / Shutterstock.com By Stacy Mitchell   grist A giant, 150-foot roll of bubble wrap may not be your idea of an...

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These bizarre, beautiful citie...

Mar 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Suzanne Jacobs GRIST I consider myself somewhat of an expert on future cities. When I relocated to Seattle just over a...

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F. Kaid Benfield: How to Creat...

Mar 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT    by Jared Green “Just as all parts of an ecosystem must be healthy if the system is going to work,” an...

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ReFreshing a Community

Mar 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Related Content Hub: Explorers in America Jeff Schwartz, executive director of Broad Community Connections,and I sat in...

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The spread of vegetal facades...

Mar 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]    | By Hattie Hartman  ARCHITECTS JOURNAL Previous thumbnails Next thumbnails Responding to concern over the loss...

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To Drill or Not to Drill, That...

Mar 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Subhankar Banerjee, TomDispatch  VIA TRUTHDIG (NASA Goddard Photo and Video (CC BY 2.0)) This piece first appeared at...

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Mario Schjetnan Finds the Deep...

Mar 2, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  by The Dirt Contributor Mexican landscape architect, architect, and urban designer Mario Schjetnan, FASLA, who recently...

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Scott Walker Wants To Stop Fun...

Mar 2, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, file Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) wants to end...

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Visions of a fallen world: Wha...

Mar 2, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A new book skips over the statistics and gets right to the emotional core of overpopulation Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM The...

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Bigger Than Science, Bigger Th...

Mar 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] YES MAGAZINE We’re closer to environmental disaster than ever before. We need a new story for our relationship with the...

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White House Proposes First-Eve...

Feb 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock The Obama administration has proposed the first-ever safety...

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Texas Bill Bans Sustainability...

Feb 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock Two Texas lawmakers have proposed a pair of bills that would...

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BUYERS BEWARE: The 12 most pes...

Feb 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] If you’re going to buy organic, start with apples, peaches and nectarines Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM Buyers beware:...

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Biomimicry in buildings: 6 ani...

Feb 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  INHABITAT Javier Senosiain’s Nautilus Home Sea shells have influenced the form of buildings in Japan, Monte Carlo, and...

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Design Excellence 2015: Part 2

Feb 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Point of View / METROPOLIS MAGAZINE Anne-Marie Lubenau A vegetable garden on the roof of Via Verde provides fresh produce...

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THESE ARE THE FOODS MOST LIKEL...

Feb 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A new report from the federal government aims to focus food-safety efforts Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM These are the foods...

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States Are Blocking Local Regu...

Feb 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By SHAILA DEWAN  NYTIMES Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas has warned that cities are undermining the business friendly “Texas...

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CAN WE CREATE A GREEN AMERICAN...

Feb 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Is passive solar a key to making PVs affordable?    Can we create a green American dream home? Can we take those green...

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FEDS CHARGE DUKE ENERGY WITH V...

Feb 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  |  By By MICHAEL BIESECKER and MITCH WEISS RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges...

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$6,000 EARTH ARCHITECTURE MULT...

Feb 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] feb 21, 2015 atelier koe revisits earth architecture to build eban aya atelier koe revisits earth architecture to build...

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SOLAR INDUSTRY PREPARES FOR BA...

Feb 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Ken Johnson, Solar Energy Industries Association VIA ECO WATCH Mark Twain said it best, there are “lies, damned lies and...

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Clinton Foundation Receiving M...

Feb 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & PoliticsCould this be why Hillary Clinton has been curiously silent on the issue? By Zaid Jilani / AlterNet...

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THE PLANET’S FUTURE REST...

Feb 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] These 6 Countries Produce Nearly 60 Percent Of Global Carbon Dioxide Emissions  |  By DINA CAPPIELLO WASHINGTON (AP) —...

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