iFixit’s Tear Down of Apple TV Shows the Gadget’s Bigger Green Purpose

October 1, 2010 by  
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Images via iFixit We’re big fans of iFixit , an open source repair manual for gadgets. The premise of iFixit follows in the footsteps of the Maker’s Bill of Rights, “If you can’t open it, you don’t own it.” Because fewer and fewer of our electronics, gadgets, vehicles and everything else come with repair manuals, we’re losing true ownership of — and responsibility for — the things we buy

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Cougar Annie: An UnSung Eco-Heroine

October 1, 2010 by  
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Image from Ecotrust Canada Gather ’round the campfire and we will tell you a story of a real-life cowgirl who lived in the wilds of British Columbia until she was 97 years old. She was Ada Annie Rae-Arthur, known as Cougar Annie because she was so good at shooting and trapping cougars

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Falcons Fullback Ovie Mughelli Calls for End to Coal Ash (Video)

September 30, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Sierra Club As a rule, celebrity eco-campaigns can be a mixed blessing. Everybody knows Sting likes organics , Prince Charles wants to save the rainforests , and that Daryl Hannah wants to save just about everything .

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VegPledge Campaign Tackles Every Angle of Greener Eating

September 30, 2010 by  
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Image credit: VegPledge/VegOut From locavore versus lifecycle , to arguments about plastic bags being a distraction , or the real impact of carnivorous versus vegan diets , it is easy to get confused about what our priorities should be in lightening our load on the planet. But one organization seems to have the right idea—why don’t we just do it all? …

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POWERplus Gazelle Is A Flintstones-Style Generator

December 14, 2009 by  
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Photo via It Must Be Green Recently, we saw how much pedaling it would take to power a home , but if you need a little boost for gadgets during a power outage or emergency, the POWERplus Gazelle is one handy – er, footy – option. ..

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