MIT D-Lab Founder Amy Smith Discusses Appropriate Technology and Fighting Poverty
From an early age, Amy Smith felt she should use her skills to end poverty. With aptitude and passion for both engineering and international...
Better Beef Leads to Better Honey at Heifer Ranch
The experts at Heifer Ranch in Perryville, Arkansas, will tell you that, on a farm, everything’s connected, and that’s especially true with...
The Business of Bees
Colony Collapse Disorder among other stressors are killing the bees. Making the world a better place for bees is better for farmers, businesses and...
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
Have limited space, but still want to help save bees? Plant a bee garden on your windowsill!
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
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
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
Grass lawns seem innocent enough, but they are actually a huge drain on your time, money and the Earth's natural resources. Consider these...