fashion model in industrial yard
01/14/2016
Ten years ago, I had a breakdown in a dressing room at the mall. I needed to buy my first suit for a new job with a leading anti-slavery organization. Oh, the irony. Bangladesh, India, Guatemala,... read more
closeup bumblebee on while flower
01/07/2016
I spent several years in my early twenties traveling on the West Coast sowing a few wild oats. The songs that accompanied my travels were often made up of powerful messages shedding light on social... read more
large mortars and pestles on table
12/31/2015
by Brigitte Mars | The Green Divas Listen to this Green Divas Health & Beauty podcast episode to learn how to make our own herbal tinctures…then read on for more! Easy to... read more
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12/24/2015
It started over cannoli in a small bakery in Northampton, Massachusetts. Ted Barber and his business comrade, Amber Chand, knew they wanted to help put an end to poverty and that investing in women... read more
baby orangutan among plant stems
12/17/2015
by Zamzami Arlinus | Greenpeace For half an hour Otan wouldn't let go. Only eight months old, he already had a vice-like grip. If there were trees, Otan would be swinging freely from branch... read more
hydroponic plants in planter against black background
12/10/2015
by Urban Gardens When my kids were little, they enjoyed a family hydroponic gardening project conducted on the kitchen counter. You may have done the same experiment with your kids... read more
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12/03/2015
by Ian Monroe | The Green Divas Green Dude Tune in to this episode of Green Divas Green Dudes—I discuss how to save the world using our cell phones and digital devices!  Can... read more
brand images for Roshan cellular phone
11/28/2015
In 2003, Afghanis had no access to international telecommunications. To call family members or business contacts anywhere else in the world, they had no option but to cross the border into a... read more
kitchen utensils in container with cutting boards
11/19/2015
Not long before we divorced, my husband and I remodeled our kitchen and it became a dream place to be. I bought every gadget and new dishes. The colors all matched. The countertop was... read more

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kitchen utensils in container with cutting boards
11/19/2015
Not long before we divorced, my husband and I remodeled our kitchen and it became a dream place to be. I bought every gadget and new dishes. The colors all matched. The countertop was... read more
Pansy Project in Manchester
11/12/2015
by Urban Gardens Guerrilla gardeners around the world are planting political statements or small urban street art exhibitions, and some are just in it to encourage guerrilla gardening everywhere... read more
clothing rack with multiple garments on hangers
11/05/2015
by Mary Wutz | The Green Divas Sustainable fashion does not always mean sustainable manufacturing. The number of clothing companies on the market touting sustainability are... read more
Yellowfin tuna in open ocean
10/29/2015
by Kate Melges | Greenpeace There is such a thing as sustainable tuna. From national brands to family-owned businesses, these companies are making the responsible choice for healthy oceans.... read more
male prisoner gardening in greenhouse
10/22/2015
by Urban Gardens When you think of urban gardens, you probably don’t picture prisons. But there’s a new trend in urban gardening, and prisons across the United States are... read more
child's blocks arranged to spell HOME SWEET HOME
10/15/2015
Looking for a new way to lower home expenses and considering taking on one or more housemates? Your soon-to-be Golden Girls Home may already be the most inviting place in the world for your future... read more
woman in nature with dirt on naked back
10/08/2015
by Jennifer J. Reed / The Green Divas Sexecology: It’s a real thing Sexecology is a new field of inquiry that explores places where sexology (the study of human sexual life) and ecology (... read more
four women standing at glass rail of balcony
10/01/2015
Are you wondering if sharing a house and household duties with like-minded women and men over 40 would work for you? Check out our list of qualities that make for a great housemate. You’re... read more
doctor comforting ill woman
09/21/2015
by Lynn Hasselberger | The Green Divas Overall, I’m uber healthy. Occasionally, I feel just on the edge of being sick. Unwell. Sick-ish. No on-my-deathbed kind of sick. No fever, wheezing,... read more

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11/11/2014
Actor Wendell Pierce is President of the Pontchartrain Park Community Development Corporation. After being destroyed by Hurricane Katrina, the historic New Orleans neighborhood is now being rebuilt... read more
11/11/2014
Directed by Mark Decena. Pliny Fisk III was one of the founding members of the green building movement. In 1975 he co-created the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems, a non-profit education... read more
11/11/2014
New technologies have arrived that will revolutionize transportation as we know it. Sarah talks to Fiskar Karma and Pulsar.  With this new technology, worrying about mileage range is a thing of... read more
11/11/2014
Sarah travels to Silicon Valley to examine the latest in green building innovation, including windows that can go from transparent to opaque with the push of a button, to LED lighting and more.
11/11/2014
Directed by Petra Epperlein and Michael Tucker. Can virtual reality control pain? Interface designer Dr. Diane Gromala has experienced chronic pain for the last 25 years. Working with concepts of... read more
11/11/2014
Future360 travels to Austin, Texas to unearth a radical new energy storage technology. Xtreme Power's patented power cell promises to be a game changer in how renewable energy is integrated into the... read more
11/11/2014
Directed by David Osit. At 78 degrees north in the Arctic Circle lies the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a gigantic structure that houses Earth's largest single collection of seeds. 
11/11/2014
Directed by Villant Virginia Jana. Electricity in Malawi is a luxury not many can afford. An installation of transformer to cater one area can cost up MK 5,000,000.00 (18,000 USD)This is the story of... read more
11/11/2014
From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-... read more

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