I’ve read that composting human waste is much more environmentally friendly than disposing of it in water-based sewage systems. Could I install a composting toilet in my home?
An alternative to traditional charcoal or gas grills, a rocket stove is a more sustainable method for outdoor cooking.
New York activists are on a mission to paint the Big Apple (and then the rest of the country) white to reduce energy waste.
Taking what he learned from his experiment, No Impact Man Colin Beavan offers 42 tips to move toward a zero-waste lifestyle.
How Islamic faith and environmentalism can be combined in everyday life.
How can I make my own environmentally friendly potting soil?
My house gets too hot in the summer. How can I cool it down without using the A/C?
I’d like to start a garden, but buying plants can be expensive. I’ve read of propagating cuttings using rooting hormones. Is there a natural way to propagate?
Seed bombs are a favorite tool of guerrilla gardeners for planting flowers on derelict ground.
How a regular guy found some super power.
We can feed the world and still eat meat—but only a little bit.
Tips for winter riding from the coldest big city in America.
The first 7 days of the No Impact Experiment were as difficult as they were illuminating. Sunday's eco-sabbath was for reflecting on what it all means.
Our No Impact Week participants make a different sort of impact: giving back.
Water is life—and the challenge of using less of it really hit home. Check in with our participants on how they confronted their water footprints.