Weekday Vegetarian: Pasta with Kale and Garlic

September 26, 2011 by  
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Photo: Emma Alter Mark Bittman had a terrific article in yesterday’s Sunday New York Times about the myth that fast food is cheaper than nutritious meals you make at home. It wasn’t anything new to me, as I’ve been proselytizing about cooking healthy, frugal meals at home since I started writing for TreeHugger and later

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5 Little Designs That Make Life Nicer, Fresh from the Valencia Design Week (Photos)

September 26, 2011 by  
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Papercraft Hospital exhibited at Valencia Design Week, designed by Lobulo Design . Photo credit: La Merienda Different themes seemed to be embedded in the Valencia Design Week. After spotting 6 great wooden flat-pack designs , I also found these little objects all of which tell a story and make everyday better…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Will Your Next T-Shirt be Made from Trees?

September 26, 2011 by  
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Photo: Flickr , CC Bye-Bye Cotton, Hello Cellulose Fibers Cotton is a great fiber to make clothes with, but unfortunately, growing it causes huge environmental problems. It’s a crop that uses a lot of water, and most large cotton monocultures are doused in large quantities of pesticides. On top of that, growing cotton requires arable land, so it competes with food crops. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Gloria Reuben on the Dirty Lie of Clean Coal

December 3, 2009 by  
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When people describe their first time seeing mountaintop removal coal mining, the response is invariably the same: dropped jaws and sunken hearts. Along with her prolific work in film and television (ER, Raising the Bar), Gloria Reuben is a tireless backer of clean energy, global public health, and climate sanity

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