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Coffee stand folds out of a 60 year old Morris Minor woody wagon

10 hours 37 min ago
Talk about creative and adaptive reuse!
Categories: Environment

Experimental curved pavilion uses 3D knitted textile formwork for concrete (Video)

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 7:54pm
Created by Zaha Hadid Architects, this innovative project demonstrates the possibilities of using KnitCrete technology for creating curved concrete shells efficiently.
Categories: Environment

Run-down rooming house finds redemption as Passivhaus social housing

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 6:39pm
Indwell and Invisij Architects are doing incredible work, raising the bar for housing people in need.
Categories: Environment

21 ways to use tea towels

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 6:21pm
Who knew these fabric rectangles could be so phenomenally versatile?
Categories: Environment

Support Small Business Saturday, and Shop Small everyday

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 4:46pm
Main Street retail is vanishing under pressure from online shopping and rising rents. There are good reasons to save it.
Categories: Environment

Waste Bread is the curious reincarnation of old bread into new

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 3:53pm
Usually stale bread is turned into different things, but Gail's Bakery has figured out a way to transform it into delicious loaves.
Categories: Environment

Black Friday may be dying, but Buy Nothing Day is still going strong

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 2:26pm
This year, it has a stronger environmental theme.
Categories: Environment

15 perfect vegan gifts to give this year

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 2:18pm
From gummy bear kits and 'suede' purses to truffles and candles, no animals were harmed in the making of these lovely vegan gifts.
Categories: Environment

This orangutan's reaction to a magic trick will make you smile (video)

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 2:00pm
We're not so different, you and I.
Categories: Environment

FedEx is getting 1,000 more electric delivery vans

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 1:47pm
Online shopping is about to get a little greener.
Categories: Environment

5 ways to discourage meat consumption

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 11:14am
These subtle 'nudges' can help push people away from meat and toward plant-based substitutes.
Categories: Environment

Photo: American pika is so very round

Fri, 2018/11/23 - 11:00am
Our fur-ball photo of the day comes from Alberta, Canada.
Categories: Environment

Artist's embroidered temari balls are handmade geometric wonders

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 6:04pm
These carefully crafted collectibles are made with thread, yarn and a ton of patience.
Categories: Environment

Immigrants get a new microbiome when they come to the U.S.

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 5:29pm
Unfortunately it's not an improvement.
Categories: Environment

Lettuce is stupid and you shouldn't be eating it now anyway

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 4:34pm
It's little more than "a vehicle to transport refrigerated water from farm to table."
Categories: Environment

Keep exercising, even when it's cold

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 3:22pm
Just because the outdoor temperature has dropped doesn't mean you should stop getting out there.
Categories: Environment

On Thanksgiving, crops are rotting in the field because of trade wars

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 2:44pm
We tell our kids not to waste food, but our governments are wasting shocking amounts of it thanks to tit-for-tat tariffs.
Categories: Environment

Exquisite photos from Nat Geo's look at the Okavango Delta

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 1:00pm
In a compelling new documentary, The Flood, Angela Bassett narrates the story of the life in one of the world's last great wildernesses.
Categories: Environment

Norwegian ferries to run on dead fish

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 11:46am
It's a good thing global fish stocks aren't in peril...
Categories: Environment

Photo: Townsend’s chipmunk feasts on a seed

Thu, 2018/11/22 - 11:00am
Our photo of the day comes from Jackson County, Oregon.
Categories: Environment