5 ways to save the planet one person at a time

treehugging matters

With all the talk about saving the environment and leaving a better planet for our younger generations, it’s hard not to want to do your part. And while people tend to have a “one-person-CANNOT-make-a-difference” attitude, this simply is not true. The world is composed of a whole lot of individual people. Every step that is […]

Is Earth Day really still a big deal? [POLL]

happy earth day

Did you know it’s Earth week (and also Earth Month) — not to mention that this Sunday, April 22nd, is Earth Day. But here’s my question: Is Earth Day, Earth Week, and Earth Month a big deal to you? Over the past few years they’ve decreased in importance to me. Hell, I even completely forgot […]

Going green and getting EVERYwhere

If you want to change the world, turn that finger around...

Last week the New York Times ran an op-ed piece titled, “Going Green but Getting Nowhere”. It was one of the most finely packaged pieces of eco-snobbery we’ve ever seen. Do you think it’s big government’s job to mandate environmental behaviors or is it better to let every step, big or small, add up to a changed world?

Hank D and the Bee: You call this a party?

Hank D and the Bee: Party?

The manual method of carbon sequestration (not balloon blowing, Hank) may have problems, but the natural method certainly needs to be celebrated. I think this is a reason to party!

Hank D and the Tree

Hank D and the Tree

Do you love trees? Here are some better tips on how to care for them (fyi,”tattoos” or initial carving is not listed). Follow 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. духовые инструменты купитьрастение бонсай купитьQuantum binary signalsSP Sport […]

Goodbye Green Lantern, enter the Green Republican!

The Green Republican! (cartoon)

Sure, we know there are some Republicans that do give a crap about the environment, but they do seem to be few and far between…so we thought we’d poke a little good clean fun.

What non greener issues does your favorite Republican support?

5 green inventions that are poised to go viral

Green Box pizza box

There are so many cool eco-friendly inventions out there just waiting for their turn to go viral. Most of them won’t, but a few will catch on and spread like wildfire. Brilliant inventions don’t have to be super-high-tech, they just have to change life as we know it…and 1 of these 5 inventions just may.

No royal carriage for your wedding? No worries.

Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding carriage

Prince William and Kate Middleton’s royal wedding next month will hardly be a toned down, eco-conscious affair…though they will leave the ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage. But just because you can’t afford a 100-year-old horse-drawn carriage to haul you away from your nuptials, doesn’t mean your wedding travel can’t be eco-friendly.

Japan tsunami threatens nuclear power plants

whirlpool after japan earthquake caused tsunami and damages nuclear power plant

The terrible earthquake and resulting tsunami in Japan isn’t just causing unbelievable destruction, but threatens a nuclear disaster too. Check out these videos and pictures of the tsunami that struck Japan and join with us as we lend our thoughts to those living in the Pacific Rim and all those with loved ones there as well.

Wasteful weddings suck: My green wedding mission

We love nature. (And each other.)

When my fiance and I finally get hitched, we think it should be a big deal. Hopefully, though, “big” doesn’t have to mean extravagant, expensive, and eco-irresponsible. I strive to make earth-friendly choices every day, and I want my wedding day to be no exception. Join me as I plan a beautiful green wedding.