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Photo: Lacy leaf

A skeletonized chestnut oak leaf has an incredibly fragile beauty.

Looking back at Superstorm Sandy

TreeHugger Emeritus Mat McDermott describes his experience of living through Sandy.

Should we legalize the rhino horn trade to protect rhinos?

With the blck rhino extinct and the white rhino following close behind, is it time to change conservation tactics?

Egg-shaped pavilion is world's largest collectively 3D printed project

Printed by individuals from all over the world and mailed back for final assembly in the Netherlands, Project EGG is one demonstration of how limitations on desktop 3D printing might be overcome.

The Joy of Fix: Experience the true joy that comes from a fulfilling fix life

Fixing and making feels good, and everyone's doing it, so don't be shy. Experience the Joy of Fix.

Zero-waste blogger launches 3-ingredient laundry detergent

Lauren Singer, the creator of the Trash is for Tossers blog, plans to sell a homemade detergent with just 3 ingredients.

Ethiopia "regreens" degraded land. Plans to restore 15m more hectares by 2030.

From drought and dust to green fields and forests, this a success story that needs to be replicated.

Is a net-zero energy building really the right target?

Some thoughtful voices are noting that it's good for some but not for others.

SpeeZees T-shirts teach kids about endangered species

When you buy one of these adorable organic cotton T-shirts, $1 will be donated to an organization working to protect the animal featured on the shirt.

Photo: Ribbons of sunlight cascade through the trees

A beautiful example of why many photographers call this time of day the "golden hour."

Net-zero building unveiled in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach neighborhood

The Bright ’N Green building is an experimental effort to combine sustainable technologies.

Off-grid 84 sq. ft. tiny homes are handcrafted for rustic living

It's the classic tiny home on wheels: the shepherd's hut, now updated and handmade in Ontario. These little wagons can be outfitted with all manner of off-grid options for electricity and water.

Student invents low-tech bicycle-powered blood centrifuge

The fight against one of the most common nutritional blood disorders in the world may be getting an effective low-tech tool that could be used for better diagnosis in the developing world.

Game-changer: Rooftop solar will be at grid parity in all 50 U.S. states by 2016

This will be a watershed event, no doubt creating a new inflection point in the growth of solar and the cleaning up of the power grid.

How to make your own DIY fire logs out of recycled newspaper (Video)

Using either molds made out of items found around the home, or a dedicated press, you can create your own fire logs out of recycled newspapers.

ZestDesk: Crowdfunded, doctor-developed portable standing desk (Video)

An Australian father and son team is launching this standing desk that is designed to be carried anywhere and fully adjustable.

New MUJI vertical house is only fourteen and a half feet wide

It's clean, neat and straightforward like most Muji products, and it's not even that weird.

Gigafactory schmigafactory: $1BN "stealth" energy storage start-up moves to NC tobacco plant

Many clean tech wonks have never heard of them, but Alevo plans to be manufacturing grid-scale energy storage on a huge scale within the next few years.

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