Yes, North American roads are badly designed. But so are the trucks.
Source: TreeHugger – Death by concrete truck is a problem that we can’t ignore any longer
The president’s got this whole climate change thing under control.
Source: TreeHugger – Everyone can relax. Trump has an “instinct for science”
When fresh produce is displayed prominently at the front entrance, sales go up by 15 percent.
Source: TreeHugger – Fruit and vegetables should be the first thing you see at a supermarket
Sightseeing boats will soon be emission free, as will the city’s bus fleet.
Source: TreeHugger – Amsterdam’s canal boats are going electric too
Researchers sampled sea, rock, and lake salt from around the world – they found microplastics in most of it.
Source: TreeHugger – Microplastics found in 90% of table salt
Homestead is a California-based company that sells high-end ethical bedding at reasonable prices.
Source: TreeHugger – Sleep sustainably with fair trade, organic cotton sheets
My problem with the word “humane” and the humanism movement
Source: TreeHugger – Does language makes us gods of an empty universe?
Smiths Falls, Ontario is an interesting role model as cannabis becomes legal in Canada.
Source: TreeHugger – Can legal marijuana save small towns?
Built on a gooseneck trailer, this modern tiny house is designed to accommodate up to three sleeping areas.
Source: TreeHugger – The Goose is a roomy tiny house that fits up to three beds
Long-lasting, deep-cleaning, and package-free, they’re a frugal zero-waster’s dream come true.
Source: TreeHugger – Lush shampoo bars are a wonder for my hair
This is what climate change looks like.
Source: TreeHugger – Winter ticks are killing moose at a fiercely alarming rate
Researchers found that people who lie feel less human.
Source: TreeHugger – Can you dehumanize yourself?
They have their virtues, but concrete and petrochemical sandwiches shouldn’t be on the green building menu.
Source: TreeHugger – Time for another look at Insulated Concrete Forms?
Wind on the snow dunes of the Ross Ice Shelf causes a near-constant hum that is as beautiful as it is haunting.
Source: TreeHugger – Listen to the beautifully eerie singing of an Antarctic ice shelf
The late artist Chris Burden balanced a Porsche 914 with a meteorite.
Source: TreeHugger – How much does your car weigh?
Wanting all-natural processed foods seems like an oxymoron.
Source: TreeHugger – Food scientists are annoyed by people’s fear of unpronounceable ingredients
The island nation is the latest in a long line of places making a move against single-use plastic.
Source: TreeHugger – Jamaica to ban plastic bags, straws and styrofoam too
Brunch at home may usually be about the bacon and eggs, but these plant-based dishes will make everyone even happier.
Source: TreeHugger – 8 plant-based recipes for a festive brunch at home
Our photo of the day comes from Sodermanland, Sweden.
Source: TreeHugger – Photo: A tree glows in Sweden
This series of structures in Vietnam use bamboo and modern design tools and techniques to make a statement.
Source: TreeHugger – Bamboo makes the roof of eco-resort restaurant soar