Our trash is harming the environment — and human health. Discover how to tackle the trash.
Looking for alternatives to wrapping paper? Try these three Japanese-inspired wrapping techniques and make your holiday more eco-friendly!
Recycling is better than nothing, but we need to do better, say experts. Here are some recycling facts.
Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard shares the wisdom of playing, working, and living simply.
Why shopping at a brick-and-mortar store might be a greener option than ordering online.
What does our garbage say about us — and the way we live.
Americans are the biggest offenders when it comes to single-use plastics, but efforts to ban the packaging are on the rise.
Turn your favorite autumnal gourd into a feast for your feathered friends.
Human-generated noise may have an impact on bird communication and survival, says a recent study.
Together, we have the intelligence, potential, and incentive to reverse the bad and do good — for ourselves, our communities, and the planet.
Plastic is everywhere — even our guts. A recent study found nine different types of plastic in study participants.
Participating in research projects can connect you with nature, fight climate change, and strengthen your community.
It's important to model best practices — and make it fun!
Older adults and those who work outside may be particularly vulnerable to the cognitive effects of polluted air.
Break every objective into its smallest pieces and take action with just one of them, even if it is the smallest one and seems insignificant.
Global warming is reducing nutrients in wheat, rice, beans, and more.
"Invasivores" — people who eat invasive species — aim to protect delicate ecosystems while expanding their culinary horizons. On the menu: lionfish.
Learn how to minimize waste while reaping more satisfaction from life.
Go behind the scenes with charity: water founder Scott Harrison to learn what inspired him to serve others.
Here's what inspired Scott Harrison to bring clean drinking water to millions of people worldwide.
An interview with eco-fashion pioneer Marci Zaroff on the perils of commercial cotton farming.