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5 Foods To Avoid If You Do Not Want To Eat GMO’s

The GMO labeling debate continues to heat up around the country. Consumers want to know what they are eating. With states proposing legislation to label food that contains GMO’s it can be hard to know what to do in the here and now. Have no…

Planting The Future: Forest Conservation Initiative Takes Root

Our forests are under siege. Climate change, drought, insect infestations and wildfires are devastating what’s left of our old and second growth forests. Some consider clearcutting a viable forestry management option. Forest conservation if…

Doctor’s Orders – Rx For Proper Medicine Disposal

According to a survey by the Mayo Clinic, nearly 70 percent of Americans currently take at least one prescription medication, at least half take more than one medication and approximately 20 percent take more than five. Use as directed A survey by…

Photo: Pine forest looks like the setting for a fairytale

This pine forest grows in Denmark.

The great biannual clothing storage swap

In many ways, modern green living is very different depending on where you live. In this installment of our Town & Country series, Margaret and Katherine discuss one thing that is almost exactly the same.

Yikes! Global animal populations are roughly 50% smaller than they were in 1970!

The tree of life is starting to seriously rot. Something must be done before it’s too late…

This Halloween, banish these bloodsucking vampires from your home

Sink your teeth into these vampire slaying tips to cut electricity use at home, which can save you money and increase your overall energy efficiency.

Bring Your Outdoor Garden Inside (Yes, Its Physically Possible)

Looking to reduce garden and landscape waste? There are lots of innovative and creative things you can do with the spare plants and herbs from your outdoor garden, so don’t be so quick to throw them away! Make the most of your vegetables food-wise…..

Minimalist multifunctional transformer boxes hide bed, office & kitchen

These mystery transformer units conceal everything and the kitchen sink in these renovated accommodations in Portugal.

Two Years’ Time: The Nature of Hurricane Sandy

Marking 2 years since Hurricane Sandy and the reality of a changing climate