Why You Should Ditch Balloons if You Love the Environment

April 4, 2017 by  
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After writing an article on traditions that are terrible for the environment, I received overwhelming feedback that balloon releases should have been included on the list. Never one to disappoint, I decided to do some research on the topic and what…

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How Did Granite Become The Kitchen Counter Standard?

August 8, 2011 by  
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Image credit Neolith Granite counters have been all the rage for a decade, but now it has come to this, an entire kitchen made of granite. I think it is incredibly ugly and probably ridiculously expensive, But seeing this image, and a recent discussion about counter choices for Graham Hill’s LifeEdited project, reminded me of some research I had done into countertops a while back. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Australian Military Urged To Plan For Greater Antarctic Role As Nations Eye Its Natural Resources

August 8, 2011 by  
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photo: US Embassy New Zealand / CC BY-ND Australia claims 42% of Antarctica as its own, though the international community doesn’t recognize that claim. Now, the Lowy Institute for International Policy has issued a policy brief urges the nation to stop thinking of Antarctic as a national security issue. As

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