Environment

This photo is what rainforest destruction looks like

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 7:39pm
I was walking through the rainforest and saw something odd.
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11 minutes of daily exercise does this to your body

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 7:23pm
The new US physical activity guidelines show that even everyday activities in short amounts can do wonders for mind and body.
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Lofty eco-resort treehouse is built with locally sourced wood

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 6:24pm
This modern and comfortable two-bed treehouse in Texas is open to guests.
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If you're buying a Thanksgiving turkey, choose organic

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 5:32pm
Help stop the rise of antibiotic resistance by buying a bird that's been raised drug-free.
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There's an orangutan wandering around London

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 3:48pm
It's searching for a place to live because its home has been destroyed by our addiction to palm oil.
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Good bones are a good place to start for net zero carbon MacKimmie Complex in Calgary

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 3:12pm
Ethics and environmental consciousness drove this project by DIALOG at the University of Calgary.
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15 things not to buy for the holidays

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 2:10pm
A great big list of things you don't need or that you can make instead of buying.
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Why are scientists so excited about this mysterious explosion?

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 1:00pm
Supernovae happen all the time, but this one was different.
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Spanish lawmakers aim for 90% carbon cuts by 2050

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 11:58am
By 2030, 70% of the country's electricity could come from renewables.
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Photo: And so it begins...

TreeHugger - Wed, 2018/11/14 - 11:00am
Our photo of the day reminds us that winter is near!
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Multifunctional 172 sq. ft. live-work space uses nano-tech materials (Video)

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 7:22pm
This small and versatile apartment in the heart of Paris uses innovative modern materials for its furniture and cabinetry.
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In this time of global warming, we now have a Global Cooling Prize

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 6:35pm
Big bucks go to the teams that come up with an air conditioner that's five times as good.
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Build your own bike at the Bamboo Bicycle Club

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 5:45pm
It's a miracle of sorts, transforming a pile of sticks into a traveling machine.
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Video: Orbiting the earth in real time

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 4:49pm
Spend 90 minutes in the eyes of an astronaut.
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Is hydrogen back in the energy picture? Or is it all just shilling for oil companies?

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 4:46pm
The only people who benefit from the hydrogen economy are the oil and petrochemical companies that make the stuff.
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The thrill of a phone-free weekend

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 3:32pm
When you can't get reception, you enjoy the people around you more.
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To clean our air we have to stop pollution at the source

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 2:26pm
Filters on buses and smog-eating towers are not the answer.
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Aloe vera gel could be your new favorite moisturizer

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 2:20pm
It's good for so much more than treating sunburns.
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7 money tips for the dirt poor

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 1:00pm
Most money tips are aimed at the middle class. Here are some for those just scraping by.
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10% of new cars sold in California are plug-ins

TreeHugger - Tue, 2018/11/13 - 12:00pm
It will be interesting to watch how and if the trend spreads.
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