Not So Good, Better, Best: Synthetic Fabrics

September 10, 2020 by  
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The Biggest Green News Stories of 2019

December 24, 2019 by  
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4 Trends in Solar Energy for 2020

December 24, 2019 by  
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Virginia’s Earthquake-Triggered Nuclear Reactor Shutdown Explained

August 24, 2011 by  
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Image: USGS After yesterday’s earthquake on the US East Coast, two nuclear reactors at the North Anna Power Station in Louisa County, Virginia, were shut down. I know many people will have questions about what this mean (is it a routine precaution or something gone terribly wrong?), so I did a bit of research to better understand what happened. Below are … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Reaction To Virginia Earthquake Stronger Than Quake Itself

August 24, 2011 by  
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photo: Bethany L King / CC BY-ND “Hey! Stop kicking my fuckin’ bench! Stop kickin’ my bench!” That’s how I first noticed yesterday’s 5.8 earthquake in Virginia , sitting in Tompkins Square Park eating my lunch, with an obviously disturbed homeless man trying to sleep a few benches down. My bench was shaking too, feeling like someone was excessively into their music and taping out the beat…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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"Loose Fit" May Work For Jeans, But Does It Make Sense For Kitchens?

August 24, 2011 by  
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Bulthaup Kitchen The fitted “continuous kitchen”, with base cabinets separate from wall cabinets and a continuous horizontal plane between for counter, range and sink, has been the standard since the mid thirties. No matter that 36″ counters might work for average height people and not for others, or that it isn’t really a good height for stoves. (the tops of tall pots can be too high). Now, after 80 years, the kitchen appears to be devolving into what

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Scientists Crack Code of How to Live Past 100: Vegetarianism, Religion, Good Genes

July 2, 2010 by  
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Image via Dezinerfolio A group of US scientists studying human longevity believe they’ve gathered some invaluable evidence in the quest to predict which people will live to be older than 100. Based on genetic ‘signposts’, the scientists have worked out a mathematical model that determines a person’s chance of living to be a centenarian. To gather the data, they looked at the biggest study yet done on centenarians, and found that there were common lifestyle choices and habits amongst those who lived longest: Vegetarianism, avoidance of alcohol, and a strong religion, to name a few

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Ugly Aerodynamic Tail Makes For Good Fuel Efficiency

December 31, 2009 by  
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Some people will go to great lengths to get the best gas mileage possible. There are simple ways of doing this of course, like using a light touch on the gas pedal and coasting whenever possible.

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peace out, lights.

December 25, 2009 by  
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Santa came – now play this game: turn off your outdoor holiday lights early. Save energy by enjoying holiday lights indoors tonight.

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