Looking to fungi, spiders and other natural insect killers for less toxic alternatives to synthetic pesticides

January 17, 2019 by  
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New technologies based on natural chemicals are yielding more environmentally friendly ways to control pests that eat our food and harm our health.

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By the numbers: the economic, social and environmental impacts of ‘fast fashion’

January 17, 2019 by  
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Plus, what you can do about it.

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Toyota charts cautious path to autonomous, electrified future

January 17, 2019 by  
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The Japanese automaker is moving slowly toward electric autonomous vehicles, despite its early lead in the hybrid market.

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6 reasons why the practice of silvopasture will help save modern farming

August 4, 2018 by  
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The ecological connectivity practice offers benefits to us all.

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How recycling more steel and aluminum could slash imports without a trade war

June 19, 2018 by  
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While the upcoming steel and aluminum tarriffs sound scary, there is plenty of hope right here in the U.S.

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Preserving this national marine sanctuary guards natural resources

December 8, 2017 by  
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Why protect 600,000 square miles that most people will never see?

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On Earth Overshoot Day, an ecological budget 42 percent overdrawn

August 2, 2017 by  
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We’re operating at 1.7 times capacity. Is this any way to run a planet?

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Tiny green-roofed house proves the superiority of Ecuador’s traditional construction techniques

October 16, 2015 by  
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Earth Overshoot Day 2011 Is September 27 – By Mid-Century We’ll Need Two Full Planets For Us All

September 22, 2011 by  
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photo: Luis Markovic / CC BY Every year towards the end of summer the folks at the Global Footprint Network release their calculations on when Earth Overshoot Day will be for the year. In 2011, September 27th is the day when humanity as whole begins using more resources than the planet can perpetually regenerate a… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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UK’s Emission Reduction Target Is Strong – As Long As Cuts Are Made At Home & Not Overseas

May 18, 2011 by  
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photo: Bill Ohl / Creative Commons When it came out the UK committed itself to a world-leading emission reduction target , one immediate comment from the environmental community was that the goal of 50% reduction from 1990 levels by 2025 should be achieved without relying on emissions credits from overseas, and rather through genuine cuts d… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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