The Velocker helps you embrace "life by e-bike"

Latest Items from TreeHugger - These lockable aluminum panniers might be the answer to my prayers. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Hunter’s ‘vegan edit’ includes nearly 300 certified vegan products

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Along with the iconic Hunter rainboot, the company has a huge collection of items that have no animal materials or animal by-products during the manufacturing process. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Not long ago, native parrots lived all over the eastern US

Latest Items from TreeHugger - The Carolina parakeet was the only parrot species native to the US; by 1918, we had killed them all. New evidence explains their demise. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Scientists call for more trees, fewer cows, to restore climate

Latest Items from TreeHugger - First we have to declare "peak livestock", eat less beef and more beans. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Let’s turn barren farmland into nature reserves

Latest Items from TreeHugger - A new study finds that degraded agricultural lands could be low-hanging fruit for expanding the world’s conservation areas. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

What will the world look like in 30 years? ARUP explores four plausible futures

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It's a mix of speculative fiction and informed prediction. Which do you think is most plausible? (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Skeptical Science New Research for Week #49, 2019

Skeptical Science - Our crowdfunding campaign to complete development of the Cranky Uncle game for improving our climate cognition reached its initial goal of $15,000 in only 7 days. We've activated our first stretch goal, to port the app to Android. You can help by contributing right now while you're thinking about it! To all those who've already contributed, a massive Thank You! Greenland mass balance refined by IMBIE The IMBIE team have published a new analysis, Mass balance of the Greenland … [Read more...]

Eco Friendly Holiday Decorating That Won’t Trash The Planet

Mindful Momma - Check out these eco friendly holiday decorating tips – so you can decorate your home for the...Read the whole entry... » ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (c) Mindful Momma - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

15 things not to buy for the holidays

Latest Items from TreeHugger - A great big list of things you don't need or that you can make instead of buying. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Vanbase builds a conversion that’s more like a boat than a camper van

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Beautifully crafted interior is a classic where sailors will feel right at home. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to ride your e-bike all winter

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It's a little bit different from how you ride your bike, but not much. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

A Russian village is being overrun by polar bears

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Some 60 polar bears are loitering near Ryrkaipy in Chukotka Russia, a new occurrence which is prompting some to suggest permanent evacuation. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

These puffers are filled with wildflowers, rather than plastic or down

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Pangaia's FLWRDWN offers a cruelty-free and sustainable option for keeping warm. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Beautiful ravens show off their smarts

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our photo of the day comes from southern France. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

A Canadian forester argues in favor of real Christmas trees

Latest Items from TreeHugger - From supporting local farmers to boosting happiness, there are many reasons to use a real conifer in your house. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Landmark study shows how to change the building sector from a major carbon emitter to a major carbon sink

Latest Items from TreeHugger - When made from the right materials, buildings can be a solution, not a problem. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #49

Skeptical Science - A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Dec 1 through Sat, Dec 7, 2019 Editor's Pick Should Climate Scientists Be Climate Activists? One Tells Us ‘We Can’t Wait Any Longer’ For Action Twila Moon, at left, and Maria Caffrey at the CPR News studios Friday Nov. 15 2019. The two are climate scientists who discussed the line between activism and science. For decades, scientists … [Read more...]

Rampant death for hermit crabs who confuse plastic trash for shells

Latest Items from TreeHugger - New research finds that on just two remote islands alone, nearly 600,000 crabs are killed every year by plastic debris. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Nobody has 3D printed a house in 24 hours

Latest Items from TreeHugger - There is more to a house than just walls. Danish company COBOD tells the truth about it. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Why will there be free wrapping paper in Sunday’s NY Times?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - For the Sunday, December 8 issue, a centerspread ad has been designed as a piece of planet-friendly wrapping paper. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

These puffers are filled with wildflowers, rather than plastic, fur, or down

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Pangaia's FLWRDWN offers a cruelty-free and sustainable option for keeping warm. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Legal Education for Scientists Events at the AGU Fall Meeting

Skeptical Science - This is a repost of the December 3rd entry in the Climate Science Legal Defense Fund blog, by CSLDF Executive Director Lauren Kurtz. The Climate Science Legal Defense Fund (CSLDF) and American Geophysical Union (AGU) want to help scientists understand their legal rights and responsibilities—we believe this knowledge is an essential part of every researcher’s professional development. So we’ve partnered on the “Legal Education for Scientists … [Read more...]

Reduce embodied carbon with hemp insulation batts from NatureFibres

Latest Items from TreeHugger - They should rename the town of Asbestos after this stuff. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]