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Could you live on just 4 liters of water per day? Take the 4Liters Challenge and help combat water poverty

Move over, Ice Bucket Challenge. Experience the clean water crisis firsthand, and help alleviate water poverty for some of the 2.5 billion people without access to clean water, with the 4Liters challenge.

Increase federal EV tax credits from $7,500 to $10,000, says senator Harry Reid

What about you? Would a $10,000 tax credit make it more likely for your next vehicle to be a plug-in?

Agenda 21 Update: The battle in the bike lanes

It's the election cycle, and Agenda 21 has become an issue.

Oil company leaves ALEC over climate change

Google leaving the anti-climate action lobby group is one thing. Occidental Petroleum is quite another.

Cardboard panniers make it safer and easier to do normal stuff on a bike

Now this is clever: architects design cheap folding carriers to make everyday tasks better on a bike.

Organic, easily recyclable batteries could replace lithium-ion

Alfalfa seeds and pine resin are two major sources of material for these new batteries.

Homemade lotion bars are all natural and easy to make

With only a handful of pure ingredients, you can whip up a batch of homemade lotion bars that moisturize skin beautifully and will impress anyone who tries them.

Photo: Fall colors are coming in

This photo, taken on September 28, shows how fall is starting to show its colors.

Organic foods found to have less toxic cadmium than conventional crops

Fertilizers used in conventional farming are exposing us to higher levels of this heavy metal.

Your dinner, now Plated

What’s trending: A meal subscription service that’s good for the environment and even better for your hectic schedule.

In Bruges, they deliver the beer by pipeline

Here is a great example of a modern adaptation of modern needs to a UNESCO Heritage site.

Didymo risk goes beyond green snot in rivers

What the public really needs to hear about recent news downgrading the hitchhiker hazards of rock snot

Slow Watch single-handedly reimagines your relationship with time

This twist on analog timekeeping promises to help us shift the way we see time, and to stop chasing every minute.

Meet the people who want to want to turn predators into vegans

Some philosophers think we should end all suffering by "phasing out" predators.

Is this truly a maintenance-free house?

Part of a fascinating experiment in Denmark, Arkitema Architects have designed a house that is supposed to last 150 years.

Tapeflips: Multifunctional transforming paperboard furniture works with tape (Video)

Could this be the future of furniture? A flat pack, modular system built with recyclable, lightweight paperboard that can be customized like a puzzle piece, thanks to its taped joints.

MEC launches a line of Fair Trade Certified clothes

This is a good step in the right direction for this Canadian outdoor retailer that likes to be at the forefront of ethical business practices.

Photo: A fuzzy tropical flower with purple polka dots

Our commenters helped determine that the species of this cool tropical flower is Kohleria affinis.

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