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A quote from Lewis Mumford starts an interesting and provocative article by Eric Sanderson
Skip a trip to the mall and use materials you've already got at home to pull together these basic yet great gifts.
People now do lots of holiday outings by bike - including Christmas rides, Christmas shopping, and even Christmas tree hauling. Here are eight holiday bikes to help you feel the joy of the season
Driving your tree home adds to its carbon footprint, but hauling it home on your bike can fix that!
Plants once thought to be purely carnivorous actually harvest and thrive on a buffet of vegetarian options
Or as they call it in Europe, PassivLebkuchenHaus.
It turns out that concrete made with volcanic ash is actually self-healing.
And the Oatmeal says " I'm ready for our army of Skynet Marshmallow Bumper Bots."
Despite the fact that livestock production contributes more greenhouse gas emissions than the entire transport sector, there is an appalling unwillingness to change eating habits in order to make a difference.
These adorable little monkeys were photographed in Mindo, Ecuador.
A look at the fallout from the recent oil price crash.
One tiny house builder things we ignore it at our peril. He's right.
Sing along to this fun re-make of “My Favorite Things” from Becky Sterns, Director of Wearable Electronics at Adafruit.
As the fasted heating city in America, Louisville has a vested interest in re-greening its urban core.
Which side of the bed gets the stair? Batlab solves it with two.
Architects are horrified but I am sorry, Chuck gets 7 out of 10 on this one.
If you want to raise appreciative and grateful children, here's what NOT to do.
Using natural materials that she "hunts and gathers," artist Rena Detrixhe embroiders and crochets them into contemplative works.
Creating romantic, shabby chic dresses to elegant, layered European-inspired pieces, designer Jacquie Tsang transforms boring thrift store clothing into something unique and stylish.
Millions of animals are accidentally killed on US roads every year. Here's how one company is turning these sad statistics into something useful, beautiful and respectful.