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Rewriting Education for the Real World
Video: The Environmental Charter High School is making an impact on students, the community, and the planet.
YES! But How? Flake Off
by Alyssa B. Johnson
How do I get rid of dandruff without chemicals?
YES! But How? Nit Picking
by Tiffany Ran
Is there a natural way to treat head lice?
People We Love: Jordan Howard
by Tiffany Ran
Organizing a Green Prom
People We Love: Omar Tello
by Tiffany Ran
Restoring a Forest Habitat for Orchids
The Tiny House Movement
Video: David Brancaccio learns about extreme downsizing with residents of tiny houses.
Seeding Small Business: 5 Ideas from Detroit
by Stacy Mitchell
Detroit entrepreneurs are learning to rely on each other, finding the seeds of a new economy in resources discarded by corporate America.
Strategies for Carbon Neutrality
by Richard Conlin
What are a city's options for cutting its carbon?
Miami Rice: The Business of Disaster in Haiti
by Beverly Bell and Tory Field
Haitian farmers are resisting rice imports they say cripple their chances of real food security.
YES! Picks: Green Gift Ideas
Our holiday guide to thoughtful gifts that will get you on the nice list.
Rise Up, Kiribati
Video: Residents of Kiribati share a haunting song about the disappearance of their island home under the waves.
Cancún: Changing the Climate Conversation
by Madeline Ostrander
Seven years ago, activists in Cancún started a powerful international movement. How can climate justice advocates have the same impact?
How to Make Your Own Kombucha
by Rich & Carol Radtke
Our readers from Coyote Ridge Farms share their Kombucha recipe.
Kicking the Habit: Air Travel in the Time of Climate Change
by Joseph Nevins
Air travel is neither just nor sustainable. So how can environmental justice activists make a global difference?
How to Turn Your Old Calendar Into a Gift Bag
by Alyssa B. Johnson
Six steps for turning your old calendars into holiday gift bags.