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Earth Action: Ride a Bike for Your Health and the Planet’s

Earth911 is honoring Earth Day’s 52 years of inspiring action with 52 Actions for the Earth. Each week from Earth…

Earth911 Podcast: Frank Dalene on Decarbonizing the World With ICEMAN

Markets are characterized by competition over exclusive control of resources, but as our guest today, Frank Dalene, writes in his…

Earth911 Inspiration: We Borrow Earth From Our Children

Environmentalist David Brower, the founder of Friends of the Earth and co-founder of the League of Conservation Voters, is the…

3 Ways Urban Vegetable Gardens Make City Living Healthier

Did you know that 68% of the world’s population is expected to live in urban areas by 2050? As both…

Earth911 Podcast: HowGood Product Sustainability Data Could Unlock a Regenerative Revolution

Alexander Gillett, chief executive officer at HowGood, discusses the 15-year effort that produced the largest database of product sustainability data.…

Maven Moment: Mulligan Stew – Sharing Food, Reducing Waste

I enjoyed hearing stories from my boyfriend Ronnie about the meals he used to share with the older men in…

Nonprofits Bringing Climate Change Into Classrooms

People can’t take action against climate change if they don’t understand what it is, why it matters, or what they…

We Earthlings: Do This Before Recycling Your Hardback Books

If you have an old hardback book that you no longer want and are unable to donate, remove the cover…

How To Maximize Your Vegetable Garden Harvest

Is your garden plot so small that you can’t grow as much as you’d like? If so, high-intensity growing methods…

DIY Potting Soil: How To Make Your Potting Medium at Home

With spring upon us in the Northern Hemisphere, many of us are itching to get our hands dirty and plant…