The dark side of digitally tracking endangered species

October 11, 2017 by  
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The data could make it easier for poachers to find animals and plants that scientists are trying to protect.

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Renting Hybrid Cars Has Gotten Easier: 5 Models to Look Out For

September 21, 2011 by  
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Photo: igloowhite /Creative Commons A bike or local public transportation may be the greenest way to get around, but sometimes even the biggest cargo bike can’t do everything. Whether you want to see the countryside, have a ton of luggage, or are trying to get your new flat-packed bookshelf or ornamental dwarf trees home from your local hardware store, rent one of these five energy-efficient, electric, or hybrid cars (by the day or by the hour) next time you are at the car rental agency. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Dumb-Bell Cutlery Lets You "Eat Yourself Skinny"

September 21, 2011 by  
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Images credit Cheeky.com TreeHugger is always promoting a healthy diet and lots of exercise, so how could we pass on this simple way of combining the two. Dumb-Bell Cutlery gives you a work-out while you eat, with 1kg (2.2 lbs) knifes and 2 kg. dessert spoon (because you only use one at a time). Cheaper than sterling flatware at $ 160 per setting…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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25 Artists, Dropped in the Arctic to Witness Climate Change, Respond (Slideshow)

September 21, 2011 by  
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Image credit: David Buckland What happens when you drop artists in the Arctic to witness climate change first hand? They produce stunning work. Between 2007 and 2009, the Cape Farewell Art & Science expeditions brought 25 artists to the high Arctic and into the Andes. Their responses explore the physical, emotional and political dimensions of a complex and changing world stressed by human activity. And now, these responses are on display for the public at the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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GreenDeals Aims to Be a Groupon for Green Shoppers

January 6, 2011 by  
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A new website offers green-minded shoppers a daily coupon for goods and services from green business, bringing the Groupon model of shopping to the sustainability set.

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The Designer’s Place in Revealing Hidden Costs

January 6, 2011 by  
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 Ecosystem service groups are trying to save natural resources by reframing them as investments because fundamentally that’s what matters in our free market world. But is it artists, designers and storytellers who are best suited to conveying true impact?

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