Chinese study finds that owning a car is bad for your health

Latest Items from TreeHugger - We all knew that, but this study is randomized. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to cook grains from the bulk bin

Latest Items from TreeHugger - From amaranth to wheat berries, here's how to cook grains that don't come with instructions. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Here’s why organic baby products are worth the cost

Nature Moms - Congratulations! You have a bundle of joy on the way and it’s time to begin preparing. You have a lot of items to purchase for your little one, including bottles, diapers, and clothing. Baby expenses can add up, making parents want to find as many bargains as possible. While cost-effective baby items can be easier on the family financially, is it the best for your baby’s health? Studies show that spending the extra money for certain organic baby items are better for your infant in … [Read more...]

What to do in Warsaw: The ultimate Warsaw travel guide

STA Travel Blog - Hey there! Alexx here from Finding Alexx, I’m visiting a new country every week for a year with my route based off the cheapest flight... The post What to do in Warsaw: The ultimate Warsaw travel guide appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Presidents’ Day Survey: Who Is The Greenest President?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - The results of our annual survey are often surprising. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

French ski resort is using helicopters to move snow

Latest Items from TreeHugger - "No justification can be possible for this nonsense." (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

The Best Skincare Tips and Tricks to Try in 2020

Nature Moms - A new decade is the perfect excuse to roll out that new skincare routine you’ve been meaning to get a roll on. Kick your year off with new beginnings starting with the ways in which you care for and manage your skin. Whether stress from your job has taken a toll on your motivation levels way or you’ve recently committed yourself to sticking to a regimented routine, starting your new routine with a creative set of tips and tricks is a foolproof way to set you up for consistent … [Read more...]

Natural ingredients to look for (and watch out for) in personal care products

Nature Moms - When you choose personal care products for you and your family, it’s essential to educate yourself about the ingredients in the items you use. Today, consumers have more choices than ever that offer safe, wholesome, natural ingredients. Unfortunately, there are also many personal care products that include dangerous elements that can be hazardous for your health. But you can protect your family by being vigilant about selecting health and beauty products with natural components. To … [Read more...]

Another problem with fracking: Increased sexually transmitted infections?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - If a massive water footprint, air pollution, contaminated drinking water, earthquakes, and general environmental degradation weren't bad enough...r (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Cook like you mean it

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Don't settle for sub-standard meals. Good homemade food fuels both body and soul. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #7

Skeptical Science - Story of the Week... Toon of the Week... Coming Soon on SkS... Climate Feedback Claim Review... Poster of the Week... SkS Week in Review... Story of the Week... Iceberg twice the size of Washington, D.C., breaks off Pine Island glacier in Antarctica Story Highlights: The Pine Island glacier "is one the fastest-retreating glaciers in Antarctica." Over the past 8 years, the Pine Island glacier is losing about 58 billion tons of ice per year. This "reveals the dramatic … [Read more...]

Cheap natural gas is making it very hard to go green.

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It's killing everything, including renewable energy. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

These adorable comics are perfect for anyone trying to reduce waste

Latest Items from TreeHugger - They show that the struggle is real, and you're not alone. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #7

Skeptical Science - A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week, i.e., Sun, Feb 9, 2020 through Sat, Feb 15, 2020 Editor's Pick ANALYSIS-Climate change opens up 'frontier' farmland, but at what cost to the planet? Climate change could expand farmland globally by almost a third but would also bring significant environmental threats, including a risk of increased emissions from soils Kenya's livestock herders planting chilli … [Read more...]

Amazing Benefits of Outsourcing a Clean Home

Nature Moms - Everything in the world comes with its pros and cons. Well, some things just have numerous advantages and no clear disadvantages. One such thing is a clean home. It has so many benefits to our health, mental well being, productivity, and even success in other areas of life. Many people clean their own homes either because they feel they are better equipped to do a satisfactory job or perhaps finances require it. Others have found the great advantages come when they hire maids to … [Read more...]

Why Food Foraging Should be Your New Favorite Hobby

Nature Moms - I recall vividly the first time I foraged for wild edibles. The first time as an adult anyways, picking berries along the fence line on a dirt road as a child isn’t what I am talking about here. I was hiking in some woods near my home and I came across a large patch of greens that I could not identify. I had hiked many miles of woods within my city but never at this particular spot before. I like to identify the trees, flowers, and greenery as well as I can and yet I had … [Read more...]

How to get your houseplants through the winter

Latest Items from TreeHugger - From watering needs to ideal temperatures, here's what to know to help your indoor plants survive the cooler months. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Montreal’s swoopy Olympic Tower renovated as office space

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Anyone who says that a building has to be demolished because the plan doesn't suit modern uses is either lying or incompetent. Just look at this. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

What to do in Sofia: The ultimate Sofia travel guide

STA Travel Blog - Hello fellow travellers! Alexx here from Finding Alexx. I’m on a year-long solo adventure to a new country every week for a year, with my route based... The post What to do in Sofia: The ultimate Sofia travel guide appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Jordan Now

STA Travel Blog - Week eight of my crazy 52 countries in 52 weeks adventure took me to the Middle Eastern gem of Jordan, the cheapest flight out of... The post 5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Jordan Now appeared first on STA Travel Blog. (c) STA Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

My heart! Valentine’s Day spending has gone bonkers

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Those struck by Cupid's arrow are expected to spend $27.4 billion this year, up 32 percent from last year’s record $20.7 billion. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Plastic waste is a problem, but wasting what the plastic is wrapping is many times worse.

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Judith Thornton questions the conventional wisdom about plastic packaging. She has a controversial point. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Kids need these 3 things, but parents aren’t delivering

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It's one thing to criticize kids' tech habits, but what alternatives do parents offer them? (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]