The un-beer-lievable price of beer around the world

STA Travel Blog - It may not be a boozy time of year (hello, Dry January our old friend), but that doesn’t mean you can’t brush up on your... The post The un-beer-lievable price of beer around the world appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

6 dreamy tiny homes created for Disney characters

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Who needs a Disney castle when you could have one of these fairytale tiny homes instead? (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to get by without a home printer or scanner

Latest Items from TreeHugger - There's almost nothing that can't be done with an app and a phone anymore. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Tick tock tick tock: Doomsday Clock nears midnight

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It is now 100 seconds to midnight, closer to midnight than at any point since the clock's creation in 1947. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How populism makes dealing with the climate crisis really hard

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Beware of the gilets jaunes, says Philip Stephens. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

4 Renovation Projects for a Greener Home

Nature Moms - The home is the core of family. It’s where we spend the most time with each other, where memories are made and where meals are shared—it only makes sense that your home reflects your personal values and those you want to pass down to your children. Nature moms know the importance of leading a green, sustainable lifestyle; it’s not only critical for the environment, but going eco-friendly has a number of personal benefits, too! Greener living saves money and promotes better health, … [Read more...]

Why shouldn’t an electric car look like a toaster?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Canoo redesigns the electric car from the ground up. It redesigns the ownership model too. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

6 ways to ‘beef up’ your vegetarian vegetable stock

Latest Items from TreeHugger - These simple tricks add the depth and flavor that plant-based vegetable stock can sometimes be missing. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Skeptical Science New Research for Week #3, 2020

Skeptical Science - Biography of a policy metric Bård Lahn performs a sweeping literature review to present the history of our notion of a "global carbon budget" and how this number has come to encapsulate a massive amount of scientific research into a useful, easily grasped tool in our policy skill set. A history of the global carbon budget is open access, free to read, worth your time. Wildfire and climate change In the publication mill long before recent events in Australia but … [Read more...]

Starbucks announces yet another sustainability initiative

Latest Items from TreeHugger - They do this every few years. Will this one be any more successful? (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Watch these sharks WALK around looking for food (video)

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Four species of walking sharks have been discovered in the waters off northern Australia and New Guinea. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How did climate change get so controversial?

Skeptical Science - An excerpt from the book Cranky Uncle vs. Climate Change, released Feb 25. Our human brain is poorly equipped to deal with a threat like climate change. Over millions of years, we’ve evolved to avoid life-threatening dangers like predators jumping out of bushes. We’ve survived by quickly detecting and avoiding immediate, short-term dangers. In contrast, global warming is a slow-motion disaster happening on a global scale. Our brains aren’t built to respond … [Read more...]

Not seen at the Interior Design Show 2020: A whole lot of sustainable, green design

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Every year we go look for the latest in sustainable design. Every year the post gets shorter (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Seen at the Interior Design Show 2020: More killer bathtubs

Latest Items from TreeHugger - These things should be banned, or at least they should come with a real warning. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #2

Skeptical Science - A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Jan 5, 2020 through Sat, Jan 11, 2020 Editor's Pick Debunked Australian Bushfire Conspiracy Theories Were Pushed by Alex Jones, Murdoch Media As unusually intense and widespread bushfires have ravaged a drought-ridden Australia, bots and trolls have begun pushing climate science denial across the internet in the form of conspiracy theories about the … [Read more...]

Skeptical Science New Research for Week #1, 2020

Skeptical Science - Supply Side How are we doing with CO2 emissions? It's an important question, increasingly posed to a mixed bag of CO2 contributors who may or may not provide accurate reportage. Liu et al present a new, additional means of measurement based on satellite observations of nitrogen dioxide co-emitted from coal-fired power plants, in A methodology to constrain carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants using satellite observations of co-emitted nitrogen dioxide (open … [Read more...]

Non-Toxic Dryer Sheet Alternatives For Naturally Soft & Fresh Laundry

Mindful Momma - Dryer sheet alternatives to keep your laundry soft, static-free and smelling fresh, but free of the...Read the whole entry... » ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (c) Mindful Momma - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Going vegan? Use this 12-week daily planner

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It contains all the nutritional info, recipes, and moral support you'll need for a big dietary transition. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

New colony of penguins discovered on a remote island in Argentina

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Celebrate Penguin Awareness Day on January 20th with the fabulous discovery of 'Near Threatened' Magellanic penguins. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #3

Skeptical Science - A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Jan 12, 2020 through Sat, Jan 18, 2020 Editor's Pick The Past and the Future of the Earth’s Oldest Trees Bristlecone pines have survived various catastrophes over the millennia, and they may survive humanity. Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest - a protected area high in the White Mountains in Inyo County in eastern California. Photo: Felix Lipov - … [Read more...]

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #3

Skeptical Science - Story of the Week... Editorial of the Week... Toon of the Week... Quote of the Week... Graphic of the Week... Coming Soon on SkS... Climate Feedback Claim Reviews... SkS Week in Review... Poster of the Week... Story of the Week... 'It's heart-wrenching': 80% of Blue Mountains and 50% of Gondwana rainforests burn in bushfires Guardian Australia analysis reveals the frightening amount of world heritage area burned in Australia’s ongoing fire crisis The unprecedented … [Read more...]

Places you never thought to go to in Egypt

STA Travel Blog - There’s more to Egypt than the Pyramids of Giza! I spent a month there, traversing deserts and oases, discovering off-the-beaten path towns and temples, and... The post Places you never thought to go to in Egypt appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Your Guide to Responsible Travel to Thailand

STA Travel Blog - There’s more to Thailand than full moon parties and delicious food. We are given the privilege of travel, so why not give something back? By... The post Your Guide to Responsible Travel to Thailand appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]