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PLANET

We've only got one planet, and it makes our lives possible. We can no longer take it for granted.

International Youth: Fired Up About Climate Change International Youth: Fired Up About Climate Change
by Richard Graves
The generations who will inherit the burden of global warming want bold environmental leadership, responsible climate policies, and green jobs.
Bamboo Bikes Bamboo Bikes
The Bamboo Bike Studio in Brooklyn, New York, teaches students to build their own bamboo bicycles in one weekend. Workshop proceeds help finance bamboo bike factories in Ghana, Kenya, and Ecuador.
Brooklyn's Bamboo Bikes Brooklyn's Bamboo Bikes
by Justine Simon
DIY bikes made from sustainable materials solve problems in New York and in Africa.
Students Stand Up to Coal Students Stand Up to Coal
by Nick Engelfried
College students across the country are working to eject coal from their campuses and their communities.
Sarah van Gelder on Climate Action Sarah van Gelder on Climate Action
We need new strategies to wake people up to the urgency of climate change.
A Global Climate Wake-Up Call
On September 21, at over 2,600 demonstrations held in 134 countries, people urged their politicians to “wake up” to the threat of climate change and to create a fair, aggressive, and binding treaty during the final set of international negotiations in Copenhagen this December.
Activists Drop Tar Sands Banner Over Niagara Falls Activists Drop Tar Sands Banner Over Niagara Falls
The Rain Forest Action Network dropped a 70 foot banner over Niagara Falls as a call to action and message to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper during his first official visit to the White House.
YES! But How? :: Raw Food for Dogs YES! But How? :: Raw Food for Dogs
Do you know what your pet is eating? How about a homegrown diet for your furry friends.
YES! But How? :: Moss pHree YES! But How? :: Moss pHree
How to remove moss from my rooftop, lawn, and driveway without using chemicals
YES! But How? :: Eco-Mail: Reuse Envelopes YES! But How? :: Eco-Mail: Reuse Envelopes
How to reuse envelopes correctly. Includes a fun craft project.
YES! But How? :: Toxic Beauty YES! But How? :: Toxic Beauty
by Lynsi Burton
A lot of beauty products have harmful ingredients. But what are they, and how can you avoid them?
People We Love :: Marisol Becerra People We Love :: Marisol Becerra
by Heather Purser
Fighting pollution in Little Village
People We Love: John Halas People We Love: John Halas
by Lynsi Burton
Buoying coral reefs
Protecting Local Farms Protecting Local Farms
by Lynn Byczynski
Small-scale farmers fear that new regulations meant for industrial agriculture will burden them unfairly.
Native Recipe for Health Native Recipe for Health
by Gabriel Thompson
The Tohono O’odham Nation tackles diabetes with a return to desert foods.
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