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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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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