Earth911 Podcast, Sept. 24, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear — Bring Environmental Smarts to the School Year

September 24, 2018 by  
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Evelyn Lopez and the Earth911 team gather around the microphone … The post Earth911 Podcast, Sept. 24, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear — Bring Environmental Smarts to the School Year appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Everything Your Child Needs For A Waste-Free School Year

August 10, 2015 by  
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Do you remember the sweet sense of beginning that accompanies the start of a brand new school year? Sharpened pencils, the incomparable feeling of a a pristine, unsullied notebook, and the optimistic feeling that this year, this year things will be…

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Win $100 Worth of Green Back-to-School Supplies!

September 5, 2014 by  
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Heads up students – we’re giving away $200 worth of green school supplies from our friends at The Ultimate Green Store ! Two lucky grand prize winners will each receive $100 to spend on eco-school supplies for the school year – including upcycled backpacks , BPA-free lunchboxes , tree-free recycled pencil sets, and much more. The deadline to enter is September 17th at 11:59PM ET – submit your awesome green ideas here to win ! ENTER HERE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:

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Win a PUBLIC Bike (Worth $574) or a Solar Power Backpack in Inhabitat’s Back to School Contest!

August 28, 2014 by  
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It’s that time of year again – school bells are ringing across the States, and students everywhere are getting ready for a brand new year. To encourage you to green your back-to-school routine we’re offering you a chance to win a brand new PUBLIC Bike or a Voltaic solar backpack ! We’re looking for smart ideas that will lower your environmental footprint for the coming academic year, and our grand prize winner will receive their choice of a PUBLIC C1 or PUBLIC V1 bike decked out with a rear rack , a metal basket , and a brass bell (worth a total of $574 !), and three runners-up will each win a Voltaic Converter solar-powered backpack (worth $129 ) — perfect for keeping your electronics charged for a full day of classes. The deadline for all submissions is September 17th at 11:59PM ET – read on to learn how to enter! Read the rest of Win a PUBLIC Bike (Worth $574) or a Solar Power Backpack in Inhabitat’s Back to School Contest! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: academic year , back to school , back to school contest , bicycle contest , green design , green school year , green schools , pinterest , pinterest contest , public bike , public bikes , school , school year , solar powered backpack , sustainable design , Voltaic , voltaic converter , win a bike

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Iceland’s Magnificent Modernist Churches

August 28, 2014 by  
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Happy 29th Birthday to the World’s Oldest Wombat!

August 28, 2014 by  
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The world’s oldest living and most probably fattest Australian Common Wombat has just celebrated his 29th birthday. Patrick the Wombat has lived at the Ballarat Wildlife Park in Victoria since 1986, and has won over a legion of fans in that time. He enjoys being carted around the Park in a wheelbarrow, giving visitors the chance to see one of these adorable marsupials up close and personal, as they can be quite elusive critters in the wild. After celebrating his milestone on 24 August, will Patrick take out the title of the oldest wombat ever in five years’ time? Read the rest of Happy 29th Birthday to the World’s Oldest Wombat! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: australia , captive breeding programs , conservation , habitat loss , marsupials , Patrick the wombat , roadkill , Wildlife , wombat , world’s oldest wombat

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Montreal’s Beloved Saint Roch-de-l’Achigan Convent Gets Amazing Modern Day Makeover

August 28, 2014 by  
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Register Now for San Francisco’s Architecture and the City Festival!

August 28, 2014 by  
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Heads up San Francisco Bay Area architecture fans – it’s almost time for one of our favorite events of the year: The Architecture and the City Festival ! AIA SF and the Center for Architecture + Design have curated a fantastic program of architecture-related events that runs all September long – including eye-opening films , lectures by celebrated architects and designers, and tours that give you a behind-the-scenes look at some of the city’s most breathtaking homes and buildings . (Check out a few of our favorite projects from past years in the gallery below.) Spots are sure to fill up fast – so check out this year’s program and register today ! + Architecture and the City Festival + AIA SF + Center for Architecture + Design Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Arch + City , architecture and the city festival , architecture festival , Green Building , green design , Green Design Events , San Francisco , san francisco bay area , SF Bay Area , sustainable design , Urban design

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