There is a big green wave coming this way that makes Earth Day look like tired baby boomer nostalgia.
Source: TreeHugger – It’s time to dump Earth Day and join the Extinction Rebellion
The giant cruise company is supposed to be cleaning up its act, but continues to dump heavy fuel oil, sewage, and food overboard.
Source: TreeHugger – Carnival Corp. violates environmental laws, even on probation
Our brains can’t handle it.
Source: TreeHugger – The problem with online shopping
It’s not lazy, it’s restorative.
Source: TreeHugger – Why you should join the ‘do nothing’ club
Our photo of the day comes from Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Utah.
Source: TreeHugger – Photo: Snowy egret takes to the sky
Inspired by a centuries-old text on traditional Chinese medicine, a young researcher has found that seeds from the gingko tree could prove helpful for acne, psoriasis, dermatitis and eczema.
Source: TreeHugger – 16th-century text shows ginkgo seeds can fight skin infections
In Baltimore and Toronto and many other cities, little gems are being lost.
Source: TreeHugger – The problem with preservation: How do we save beautiful but obsolete buildings?
What they are calling circular is a sham, just fantasy recycling so that they can maintain the status quo.
Source: TreeHugger – How the plastics industry is hijacking the circular economy
These books get down to the bare-bones of home cooking.
Source: TreeHugger – 3 new cookbooks to help get dinner on the table quickly
It fosters connection and community, boosts happiness… and results in delicious baked goods.
Source: TreeHugger – Borrowing a cup of sugar from a neighbor benefits everyone
Our photo of the day is a lesson in misnomers.
Source: TreeHugger – Photo: Jackrabbit isn’t a rabbit at all
The Orca Helix moves up and down so that it is easy to get on and off when high, easy on the body when low.
Source: TreeHugger – This could be the biggest advance in toilet design in over a hundred years
Visitors to this regional park can rent this minimalist cabin in the woods.
Source: TreeHugger – Off-grid ‘micro-refuge’ re-interprets the classic A-frame cabin
Behold the delicious treasures of the glorious citrus peel.
Source: TreeHugger – Are you throwing away the best part of your citrus fruits?
This is not for the lycra crowd, but to encourage safe and enjoyable biking for everyone.
Source: TreeHugger – People for Bikes introduces Ride Spot, a social network for sharing routes
Mighty Earth has released a scorecard for chocolate brands and retailers to help you make a good choice.
Source: TreeHugger – What’s the most eco-friendly chocolate to buy for Easter?
Perhaps having kids cooking with gas is not such a good idea after all.
Source: TreeHugger – Australian study finds gas stoves increase rate of childhood asthma
Starting next week, shoppers at Metro stores in Quebec can go zero waste more easily than ever.
Source: TreeHugger – Canadian grocer to allow reusable containers for meat, seafood, deli
Scientists are shocked at the quantity of microplastics deposited daily in the French Pyrenees.
Source: TreeHugger – Plastic particles are raining down on remote areas
The Future Craft Loop performance running shoes can be returned to Adidas, where they will be ground up to make another pair.
Source: TreeHugger – Adidas reveals fully recyclable running shoes, made to be remade