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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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Maven Moment: Thrift Stores & Dressing for Success

I remember the suits that my dad wore when he ...Earth911June 19, 2019

We Earthlings: We Love Being Cooped Up

What connects us all? Nature and our shared relationships through ...Earth911June 19, 2019
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4 Ways to Kill Weeds the All-Natural Way

If you’re an avid gardener, you know just how toxic ...Anna JohanssonJune 19, 2019
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Paving on a Budget

Big landscaping projects like installing pavers can quickly run into ...Gemma AlexanderJune 18, 2019

Outdoor Projects You Can DIY for Almost Nothing

It always strikes me as amusing how many DIY projects ...Madeleine SomervilleJune 18, 2019

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We Earthlings: We Love Being Cooped Up. Share We Earthling posters to inspire others with your stories (click the image for a larger, high-resolution poster). Would you like to share a photo and story? #inspiration

Eco-Friendly Pet Toys. When you’re looking for green pet toys and products, consider these companies, which use renewable or recycled materials in their products. #pets #health

Summer Reading: Dig Into the Roots of Environmental Nonfiction. Half a century ago, we didn’t know the full impact of what we were doing to the environment. But even then there were people who knew our actions were unsustainable. #reading #climate

Teen Tackles Restaurant Use of Single-Use Plastics. Isha Sangani petitioned Panda Express to stop providing plastic utensils and straws and switch to sustainable alternatives. One voice is starting a movement. #activism #petition #single-use-plastic

Maven Moment: Summertime Driving. Joanna Lacey recalls the rarity of a drive in mid-Century New York. #green-maven