Could online voting be better for the environment?

2012 election voting

The idea of increasing online voting, or e-voting, has been touted by some as a way to make elections more environmentally friendly. However, rather than being a simple case of energy efficiency, this debate is a complex one that goes right to the heart of the internet’s environmental credentials. So with presidential elections just a […]

Hank D and the Bee: Scary Halloween Costumes

Hank D and the Bee: Scary Halloween Costumes

More on Coal and Halloween Costumes From Greenpeace: Coal Power Plants From NaturalPapa: How to Create an Unforgettable Kid’s Halloween Costume from Scratch Catch up on the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe on Twitter @GreenCartoons.značky hodinekтаблетки от горной болезничастная няняStockPair […]

3 DIY Halloween wine bottle decorations

DIY candy corn bottles

What is the perfect way to deal with kids that are all hopped up on a Halloween sugar rush? Alcohol (for the adults, not to counteract the little ghouls’ and goblins’ sugar high). If you’re going to be cracking open a bottle or two of vino before Halloween, you can make them into some super cheap and awesome looking Halloween decorations.

Hank D and the Bee: Outdoor Fun

Hank D and the Bee: Outdoor Fun

Get outside. Read. Play. But don’t let your bee take your goat and chicken for rides on your skateboard. Just don’t. Yep, that’s Yes! Magazine Hank’s reading. Catch up on the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe on Twitter @GreenCartoons.2012 honda […]

Why care about reducing energy usage? [Infographic]

why conserve energy usage

By saving energy in your home, you could be essentially saving the world. As humans, we tend to abuse resources and fail to act efficiently by nature. By looking at the amount of carbon dioxide we produce, you can see just how this impacts the Earth’s health. China is the top CO2 producer in the […]

Hank D and the Bee: Pistachio-Opening Tools

Hank D and the Bee: Pistachio-Opening Tools

More on my favorite nut From Eat.Drink.Better.: Mood-Boosting Foods: Healthy Foods That Make You Happier From LocalHarvest: Braga Organic Nuts Eat.Drink.Better. again: Good Food: Gravelnuts Delivers Healthy Snacks That Taste Great Free signed Hank D and the Bee cartoon for anyone who sends me a photo of themselves painting a pistachio to look like Bee! […]

Say hello to the revolutionary Square water bottle

square water bottle

The Square is the latest 20oz water bottle from the folks at Clean Bottle — and both are the brainchild of Dave Mayer, the founder of Clean Bottle. The Square, while appearing to simply be a good looking water bottle, is actually quite special in a myriad of subtle ways — which are the best kind, don’t you think?

Epic bicycle wheel light sports 32 LEDs & 42 themes

monkeylectric m232 monkey light

When it comes to cycling, seeing the road ahead is important, but being seen by motorists is even more important. If you had a sweet wheel mounted lighting system made up of 32 LED’s, took up about 3/4 the height of your wheel, and combined 42 themes with hundreds of color combinations you wouldn’t just be seen by motorists, you’d be envied.

Old warehouse becomes green living community in UK

The Greenhouse community in Leeds, UK

Leeds, United Kingdom is a vibrant city with much to offer the young professional. But it is easy to imagine that the green living trend can easily be remiss in such a bustling place. Make no mistake, however, because sustainable living developments are beginning to spring up. The Greenhouse in Leeds is one such recent […]