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School fundraisers are in desperate need of a makeover

With most fundraisers lost in a sea of sugar and junk food, an ingenious company called FarmRaiser is showing schools that there is an alternative and much healthier option that embraces local food vendors. It's about time!

Photo: Swan stretch

A swan extends its wings, making for a picture-perfect action shot.

Make a shake flashlight out of a cardboard tube

This quick project makes a useful emergency flashlight while recycling your leftover cardboard.

Solar battery pack allows you be a Freeloader with your gadgets (Review)

The iSIS Freeloader battery pack and Supercharger solar panel, when combined with the CamCaddy camera battery charger, make up a solid globetrotting gadget-charging bundle.

Fracking tracking breakthrough to hold frackers responsible for pollution

New tracers that can identify fracking fluids in the environment will help to hold poor operators accountable

The world’s 10 greenest economies of 2014 may surprise you

A new report ranks countries by their green investments, and also compares performance to our perceptions.

Wildlife Photograph of the Year is a pride of lions

Wildlife photography has been celebrated for 50 years now, and it's getting better and better.

Soda industry spends $1.7 million to fight $0.01 per ounce tax in Berkeley

The California town has become the latest battle ground in the soda wars, with a November ballot proposal to tax drinks with added sugar.

Meet the dog that's allergic to people

Tables turned: dogs can be allergic to human dander just like humans can be allergic to dog hairs.

Upgrade to Carrot: It's what a vegetable should be.

Instead of downloading yet another health app, try Carrot instead. It promises to seamlessly deliver fresh, quality nutrients to your body, wirelessly.

Artist to collect Beijing's smog & transform it into unique rings

It's an innovative scheme to clean the city's air, and to get people to think differently about how pollution can be transformed into something valuable.

Are efficiency improvements truly beneficial or are the gains being eaten by Jevons?

From LED lights to hybrid and electric cars, are new technologies making a positive difference?

10 winter camping tips for every camper

Winter camping is a great way to get outside during the cold months, provided you plan ahead in detail. Here are some tips on how to get started.

Scientists use drones to monitor killer whales

NOAA researchers are observing and taking photographs of endangered killer whale species with the technology.

Deja vu all over again: Michigan auto dealers sneakily try to lock Tesla out of the state

When the incumbents do everything in their power to keep you out of the market, rather than try to compete with you directly on the merit of their products, you know you're on to something.

Do natural pesticide sprays really get rid of bed bugs?

Home-use pesticides many have worrisome toxins, so researchers set out to learn if the natural alternatives are effective.

Solar-powered cargo trikes offer clean 'last mile' food transport in Amsterdam

By delivering local food products to cafes, restaurants, and catering businesses with solar-powered electric cargo trikes, Foodlogica aims to clean up the last leg of the local food transport system.

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