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YES! But How? :: Broken Office Equipment
Recycling office equipment, Microwave vs conventional ovens, Radioactive smoke alarms, Socially responsible investing
Questions for Reflection: The Lake and the 'Hood
by YES! for Youth Education Program
Questions for Students: When Youth Lead
by YES! for Youth Education Program
Questions for students: Seeds of Justice, Seeds of Hope
by YES! for Youth Education Program
Making it Last
by Hunter Lovins
Hunter Lovins helped found and manage the Rocky Mountain Institute, famous for turning conventional wisdom about energy on its head. She’s still changing minds in the worlds of business, nonprofits, and government, showing a more sustainable path to prosperity.
Cool Technologies
Ten of our favorite simple ways to cut oil dependence.
Getting There on Less
by Guy Dauncey
How might we get around with less oil? Here’s a 12-step program to kick our addiction to gas guzzling.
Educating for Eco-Justice in an Era of Ecological Uncertainty
by Chet A. Bowers
The following paper was written by Chet A. Bowers, Adjunct Professor of Environmental Studies, at the University of Oregon. Professor Bowers’ most recent books include The Culture of Denial (1997); Let Them Eat Data (2000); and Educating for Eco-Justice and Community (2001); and Detras de la Apariencia: Hacia la Descolonizacion de la Educacion (2002).
Resource Guide: Can We Live Without Oil?
Books and website listings that deal with alternatives to oil, and conservation. energy efficiency and renewable energy/fuels, alternative transportation, understanding the problem with oil
Cheese, Bread, and Thou
by The Cheese Board Collective
A small cheese shop in Berkeley has become a community hub and a thriving model of worker ownership.
Yes! But How?
Tips on polycarbonate bottle safety, natural products to protect wood furniture, CD recycling and natural flea repellent. If you're searching for practical ways to live sustainably, just ask us.
YES! But How? :: Spring Cleaning
by Annie Berthold-Bond, Doug Pibel
Annie Berthold, Ask Annie, offers household hints and helps answer your questions.
Mcdonald's To Reduce Antibiotics In Meat
by Krista Camenzind
The McDonald's Corporation has announced that by the end of 2004 it will prohibit its direct suppliers of meat from giving healthy animals antibiotics to promote growth.
Readers Take Action
by Jill Jacoby, Felicia Gray
A project that integrates ecological restoration, art, water education and community participation in Duluth, MN by Jill Jacoby. Global Visionaries by Felicia Gray
Irish Tax Cuts Plastic Use Dramatically
by Rik Langendoen
Plastic bag tax in Ireland has resulted in dramatic reduction in use of plastic bags.