Navy man putting on gas mask
05/07/2015
More and more attention has been focused on the negative health effects of outdoor air pollution—and that’s a good thing. But while curtailing pollution outside is important, we’re not... read more
cross-section of healthy soil and plants
04/30/2015
by Peter D'Auria and Miles Schneiderman / YES! Magazine The key to gardening is dirt. If you can grow good dirt now, you can grow good vegetables this spring. And you don’t have to run to the... read more
Highway sign welcomes visitors to Vermont
04/21/2015
I have to admit my progressive city bias, not against any particular place, but for some places, assuming the usual suspects will always be the ones pushing the needle forward…when it comes to energy... read more
04/20/2015
                Scary, isn’t it? That’s a live widget from the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and it shows the... read more
04/17/2015
evox caught up with Jonathan Carp, President and CEO of Miracle Noodle. Learn about how Jonathan's trip to Kyoto, Japan opened his eyes to the possibility of a calorie-free substitute for noodles and... read more
side view of glass skyscraper building
04/16/2015
Here’s one of those “Huh—whodathunk?” new stories that caught my eye recently when scouring for inspiration for our “Every Day is Earth Day” blogs…Researchers at Michigan State University have had a... read more
collage head image
04/15/2015
Do you have a giant collection of magazines or catalogues that you are likely never going to open again? Thinking about tossing them all into the trash? Well, what if I told you that within these... read more
04/14/2015
Cindy Rimer of Biokleen shares with us the story of how her father went from the janitorial sector, to self-producing the all-natural collection of cleaning products we now know as Biokleen! If this... read more
04/14/2015
Michael loves bees--can you tell? Check out what the Co-Founder of Worker B has to say about his buzzing business! From wax candles, to balms, and of course, pure honey, Worker B products are made... read more

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Spring Cleaning Photograph Baby
03/11/2015
This month’s focus is on Spring Cleaning - a great time to figure out what you really need and to stop being tethered to what you don’t. In January 2012, Kodak, the biggest photographic equipment... read more
Terra cotta pots, soil and plants
03/10/2015
The weather may still be icy in certain parts of the country, but don't let the mountains of snow outside your house get you down. Just imagine yourself in the warm sunlight; your hands deep into the... read more
crowded shelves full of books
03/06/2015
What do The Scarlet Letter, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, and my Introduction to Microeconomics textbook all have in common? They (and all my other books) are all taking up way too much space in my... read more
spray bottle and sponges for spring cleaning
03/01/2015
A few years ago, I made a deal with my husband, Doug, – if you are going to watch football all day, you have to do the laundry.  That was over 6 years ago and now he has grown very... read more
Man holding an iPhone
02/18/2015
Some of these tips require you to make a screenshot. iPhone: press the home and power buttons simultaneously. This will also work on an Android, depending on your model. Other Androids:... read more
Deep Steep Grapefruit Bergamot and Deep Steep Rosemary Mint
02/12/2015
Our evoxMarketplace.com has a section that we call “evox Favorites.” This is where the evox staff gets to share our experience with products from our store that we use and can recommend.... read more
German flag fluttering in breeze with blue sky and clouds
01/22/2015
Somehow, Germany is figuring out the whole quality of life equation faster than most of the rest of us. Case(s) in point: Two huge strides forward that the United States could also take if we... read more
upward view of forest rees
01/21/2015
Talk about recycling! The Bios Urn is the first fully biodegradable cremains urn that turns your body, once you are done with it, into a tree. For an alternative to costly, inefficient,... read more
FIX.com home heating graphic with radiator
01/19/2015
by Jo Borras / FIX.com Most homeowners only think about their home’s heating system twice: during the winter and when it’s broken. Many homeowners eventually replace what was there when they... read more

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10/30/2014
Directed by Shanice Johnson. Black Girls Code will change the world.  By introducing young girls of color into the fields of science and technology, they are bridging the digital divide. These... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Steven Cantor. Dr. Joseph Rizzo and Prof. John Wyatt have pioneered a technology for restoring sight to patients who suffer from degenerative blindness.
10/30/2014
Directed by Nelson George. The Roland TR-808 drum machine inspires musicians around the world, even though the device hasn’t been made since 1984 — and most of its avid users have never actually seen... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Crawford Anderson-Dillon. A short documentary about Donald L Ekhoff, an American inventor and entrepreneur who has spent a lifetime at the coal face of American ingenuity. From a start on... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Sarah Hanssen. Adult Stem Cells are a promising new field of treatment for a myriad of injuries and illnesses. Athersys, a company in Cleveland, Ohio, is at the forefront of this research... read more
10/30/2014
Do you want to live forever? Directed by Eunice Lau. What does it mean to be human if technology can conquer mortality and allow us to live forever in our androids one day? Robotics Scientist... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Tony Sehgal. Over 1.3 billion people live without electricity. Many of them must resort to the dangerous and costly use of kerosene to light their homes. The others remain in the dark.... read more
10/30/2014
Directed by Marco Della Coletta and Zoe D'amaro. Dutch artist Ap Verheggen is determined to inspire people to respond to climate change in a creative and innovative way. Is the idea of building a... read more
10/21/2014
Directed by Morgan Spurlock. Jack Andraka, a high school sophomore, has developed a revolutionary new test for pancreatic cancer. The future of science is in the hands of our youth. 

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