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5 Ways College Students Can Be Energy Efficient While Living on Camp...

As a college student, conserving energy may not be your number one priority. But being energy efficient while living in on campus is easier than you think. These simple tips can make a huge impact on our environment and help your campus become more eco-friendly! 1. Unplug your electronics. Shutting off your television and laptop [...Read More]
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Reusable, Recyclable or…Edible?...

August 15th, 2014

With so many one-use items on the market today, it is a wonder that landfills are not overflowing beyond their borders. The... Read More

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Sustainable Light Source: No Batteries, Plugs, Sol...

August 1st, 2014

Plugging in a light is simple when you live in a first-world country. You have access to electricity, you can choose between... Read More

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Portable Invention May Solve All Your Gardening Tr...

July 26th, 2014

Do you have trouble maintaining a garden? Do you plant vegetables and herbs with the best sustainable intentions, but for some reason... Read More

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7 Eco-Friendly Camping Tips...

July 16th, 2014

Camping is one of those activities many people have come to know as one of their favorite pastimes. There are many different... Read More

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What Can Be Powered By Solar?...

July 7th, 2014

Renewable energy innovation is at an all time high as people look for opportunities to become less dependent on fossil fuels and other nonrenewable energy sources. Even energy companies are realizing the benefits of mainstreaming solar power and other renewable options. One of the most talked about solar inventions... Read More

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Benefits of Recycling E-Waste Through Proper Urban...

June 28th, 2014

With consumerism at an all time high, it is no surprise the volume of e-waste our society is generating is also on the rise. What is most astounding is the number of precious metals that continue to be lost as a result of our inability to effectively recycle our... Read More

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4 Toxic Products That Can Ruin Your Summer and the...

June 16th, 2014

As we head into summer, there are probably a number of activities you, family and friends have planned. Maybe you are planning a family vacation or a day trip to the beach. Whether you are looking at spending some time away from home or you are planning on opting for... Read More

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Let Nature Take the Cake This Father’s Day...

June 7th, 2014

If you are unsure of what to do for your dad this Father’s Day, or tired of doing the same thing year after year, why not let nature take the cake this year? Get away from the norm and do something different with your dad.¬†I’m not saying you need... Read More

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Green Tips to Help You Start the Summer Off Right...

May 28th, 2014

Summer is fast approaching. In no time at all the sun will be beating down and you will be looking for a way to find a little relief from the blazing hot temperatures. Of course you could always stay indoors and crank up the air conditioner or you could... Read More

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Eco Designs: 4 Inventions and Ideas Inspired By Na...

May 19th, 2014

Biomimicry is the process of studying nature’s design, then taking that design and incorporating it into or imitating it in specific man-made materials, goods, technology and architecture. Nature has so many wonderful ways to enhance sustainability and survival. We, as a society, would be remiss if we didn’t learn... Read More

Get Out and Ride in Honor of National Bike Month

Get Out and Ride: The Biofriendly Benefits of Ridi...

May 12th, 2014

May is National Bike Month and this week, May 12th through May 16th, is Bike to Work Week. That means it’s time to get out and ride. Established back in 1956, National Bike Month is a way to encourage people to get out and use their own pedal power... Read More