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How to Talk About Climate Change With Your Family (Without Ruining Everyone's Day)
How to Talk About Climate Change With Your Family (Without Ruining Everyone's Day).

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How to Talk About Climate Change With Your Family (Without Ruining Everyone's Day)

Climate change is a hot topic (no pun intended) in the world today. But it's important that you be able to talk about it calmly and compassionately...

How to Make a Windowsill Bee Garden
Purple chive blossoms in front of a yellow wall.

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How to Make a Windowsill Bee Garden

Have limited space, but still want to help save bees? Plant a bee garden on your windowsill!

The #1 Solution to a #2 Problem
Emilia Tumbe stands in front of the bathroom she built her family after their latrine was destroyed by Cyclone Idai.

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The #1 Solution to a #2 Problem

Heifer International helps rebuild latrines to preserve health and dignity after a natural disaster.

Better Mardi Gras Beads for a Better World
Better Mardi Gras Beads for a Better World

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Better Mardi Gras Beads for a Better World

For many of us, Mardi Gras means food, fun, parades and beads ... lots and lots of beads. But where do all those beads go when the party's over?

5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle
5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

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5 Realistic Resolutions For An Eco-Friendly Lifestyle

Lifestyle changes that are realistic and attainable can be more effective at fighting climate change than an overwhelming overhaul of your life.

3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth
3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth

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3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth

Grass lawns seem innocent enough, but they are actually a huge drain on your time, money and the Earth's natural resources. Consider these...

How to use food scraps for DIY skincare
How to use food scraps for DIY skincare

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How to use food scraps for DIY skincare

Try ditching chemical peels and using fruit and vegetable peels that you would normally toss in the garbage for your beauty routines instead. Good...

Ecotourism on a shoestring budget
Ecotourism on a shoestring budget

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Ecotourism on a shoestring budget

You can still be a dashing and daring ecotourist, even if personal budget considerations demand that you stay closer to home.

How Livestock Might Be the Secret to Restoring Our Soil
How Livestock Might Be the Secret to Restoring Our Soil

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How Livestock Might Be the Secret to Restoring Our Soil

Let them come, biologist Allan Savory says of the herd animals long blamed for destroying natural grasslands. With proper management, he says,...

4 Green Burial Methods For an Earth-Friendly Afterlife
4 Green Burial Methods For an Earth-Friendly Afterlife

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4 Green Burial Methods For an Earth-Friendly Afterlife

I have some bad news, fellow humans: none of us is getting out of this life alive, and nothing can erase your crimes against nature. I say that...