“It’s an emergency”, say council members. “So let’s act like it.”
Source: TreeHugger – Bristol, England, aims for carbon neutrality by 2030
Over half the palm oil used in Europe is actually put into gas tanks.
Source: TreeHugger – Here’s another reason to hate diesel: It’s killing the rainforest
The solution to one of your plastic problems is in your linen closet.
Source: TreeHugger – Cloth produce bags are easy to make and use
Winterberry is a nice solution to winter monotony.
Source: TreeHugger – This plant brings color to the winter
This shop and cooperative teaches people to fix and even build their own bikes.
Source: TreeHugger – I tried to fix my bike at a bicycle collective
Little backyard houses are big in California now.
Source: TreeHugger – Yes in my backyard: Yves Behar and Plant Prefab introduce ADUs
Bison fiber is an ethical alternative to down and more environmentally friendly than polyester.
Source: TreeHugger – United By Blue uses bison fiber in cozy new jackets
He makes the case that it is better to have magnificent public parks than big private backyards.
Source: TreeHugger – George Monbiot calls for private sufficiency, public luxury
Check out an insulated stainless steel mug for free, as you would a library book.
Source: TreeHugger – Boulder embraces a radical solution to disposable coffee cups
Some say we should be worrying more about climate change, but you can’t actually separate plastics from climate.
Source: TreeHugger – Make this the last America Recycles Day; it’s time to celebrate zero waste and ban single-use plastics.
2018 was not a good year for those fighting the war against the war against coal.
Source: TreeHugger – Sorry Trump. US coal plant retirements second highest ever
Our photo of the day comes from beautiful Yosemite National Park.
Source: TreeHugger – Photo: No hiding from this observant elk
I was walking through the rainforest and saw something odd.
Source: TreeHugger – This photo is what rainforest destruction looks like
The new US physical activity guidelines show that even everyday activities in short amounts can do wonders for mind and body.
Source: TreeHugger – 11 minutes of daily exercise does this to your body
This modern and comfortable two-bed treehouse in Texas is open to guests.
Source: TreeHugger – Lofty eco-resort treehouse is built with locally sourced wood
Help stop the rise of antibiotic resistance by buying a bird that’s been raised drug-free.
Source: TreeHugger – If you’re buying a Thanksgiving turkey, choose organic
It’s searching for a place to live because its home has been destroyed by our addiction to palm oil.
Source: TreeHugger – There’s an orangutan wandering around London
Ethics and environmental consciousness drove this project by DIALOG at the University of Calgary.
Source: TreeHugger – Good bones are a good place to start for net zero carbon MacKimmie Complex in Calgary
A great big list of things you don’t need or that you can make instead of buying.
Source: TreeHugger – 15 things not to buy for the holidays
Supernovae happen all the time, but this one was different.
Source: TreeHugger – Why are scientists so excited about this mysterious explosion?