From the generously sized kitchen, stairs and unique sleeping loft, this tiny home in New Zealand is packed with plenty of smart features that make it feel spacious.
Spoof or not, it still makes sense to charge by the pound when as much as 40% of an airline’s operating costs can be for fuel. We pay FEDEX by the pound, why should people be different? What do you think?
A new paper compares eggs, dairy, poultry, beef and pork to determine which has the biggest environmental impact.
Choking ecosystems, releasing carbon from the soil…
In the dictionary next to the definition of “invasive species”, they could show a photo of kudzu. Nothing seems to stop it: Above you can see it growing over trees in Atlanta, Georgia. Since it was first introduced to the U.S. at the Centennial…
These images reveal the beautiful details of this remarkable bird.
It’s too bad. I would have liked to see a bit more leadership on the issue. Sure states have traditionally dealt with this, but even the state that have regulations on this never created those regulations for the purpose that they are being used…
The video seems to be hitting a nerve with the skirt-wearing cyclists out there, because it already has 2.1 million views in just a couple weeks! I much prefer to see cycling videos go viral than cat videos…
As anti-environmentalists modify their trucks to deliberately belch out fumes, we can at least be content that they are making our case for us.
There have been only two times that I used natural shampoo instead of soda and vinegar, and that was when I travelled to Honduras and Mexico for writing assignments this spring. Both times I thought it was better not to get questioned about a…
They are small and green, what’s not to love?
One of the reasons that tiny houses have become a movement because the cost of entry is so low compared to conventional housing. Are tiny businesses the next big thing? See more at Outpost’s website and see the summer schedule here.
Not least is the fact that it takes investment in cycling seriously. Besides spending 80 million euros annually on bike infrastructure, ABC news reports that the German government is putting its weight behind a cargo bike renaissance too:
Talk about a great return on investment!
Some people who are against renewable energy - often when you follow the money you find that they are being financed by fossil fuel interests - spread all kinds of misinformation. One of their main arguments is that it takes so much energy to, for…
Work or play in peace and quiet with your own personal pod.
We are still eco-renovating! Here is what we did to our office, a top floor space in the heart of Barcelona. Insulation, energy-saving devices and non-toxic, recycled materials are key.
Many nurseries supplying garden centers and big box stores make routine use of neonicotinoids, a pesticide suspected of killing honeybees.
It is a very clever way of getting that thermal break you want when building in steel studs.
Sewage overflow is a major problem in the Big Apple, but with a little more green on city rooftops, the overflow could be prevented.
That’s what they are doing in Bridgeport, Connecticut, instead of designing safer streets.
Many people think that Holland has always been covered in bike lanes. It hasn’t, but that never stop the masses from bicycling.