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Maven Moment: Sustainability Lessons From WWII

The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and ...Earth911June 26, 2019
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Beach Reads to Finish Before the Ocean Rises: Intro to Cli-Fi

They say the popularity of zombie movies is linked to ...Gemma AlexanderJune 26, 2019

We Earthlings: Better Together

What connects us all? Nature and our shared relationships through ...Earth911June 25, 2019
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Earth Day Network Wants to Reduce Your Foodprint

When people think about what they can do to help ...Jennifer SokolowskyJune 25, 2019
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DIY Bar Carts & Cocktail Accessories

Add a touch of mid '60s mod to your next summer soiree by creating and accessorizing your very own bar cart with re-purposed materials. Read on for ideas you'll love.Mary MazzoniJune 25, 2019
Earth911 Podcast: Sustainability in Your Ear

Earth911 Podcast, June 24, 2019: Food, Glorious Food!

Listen to “Earth911 Podcast, June 24, 2019: Food, Glorious Food!” ...Earth911June 24, 2019
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Tips for Saving Energy With Your Mobile Phone

Many of us are addicted to our mobile phones. We ...Sarah LozanovaJune 24, 2019

Earth911 Inspiration: Complex Is the New Normal

Earth911 inspirations. Post them, share your desire to help people ...Earth911June 21, 2019
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Shopping Your Environmental and Social Values

You may spend only a few seconds deciding among dozens ...Gemma AlexanderJune 21, 2019

Tread Lightly With These Eco-Conscious Camping Essentials

Winter is in the rear view mirror, spring has sprung, ...Chase EzellJune 21, 2019
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Earth911 Quiz #39: Wishful Recycling

The U.S. recycling system uses a “single-stream” model that focuses ...Earth911June 20, 2019
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Teen Tackles Restaurant Use of Single-Use Plastics

Isha Sangani, a Washington State teen, is taking on corporate ...Earth911June 20, 2019

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“The first rule of sustainability is to align with natural forces, or at least not try to defy them.”- Paul Hawken

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How to Cut Your Hot Water Bill. Water heaters, however, account for 12 percent of total household energy use on average. Follow these strategies to keep your energy and water bills down and reduce fossil fuel use. #water #energy

Looking for a little inspiration to make the most of the longer spring days? Here are five great dog-friendly fitness ideas. #dogs #health #exercise

How Much Wind Energy Does Your City Need? Take a look at how many wind turbines would be needed to power the world’s major cities. #wind #renewable #sustainability #wind-farms

Earth911 Innovator Interview: Sana Packaging Aims for Sustainable Cannabis. Cofounders Ron Basak-Smith and James Eichner developed hemp- and ocean-plastic-based cannabis packaging made from natural and recycled materials. #cannabis #packaging