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Archived Since:April 22, 2008

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Wearable electronics could be powered by body heat

A new technology developed by Korean researchers uses ultra-thin, flexible materials to generate electricity from body heat.

Wear your clothes #InsideOut for Fashion Revolution Day!

April 24 marks one year since the Rana Plaza factory collapse. It's also the first-ever Fashion Revolution Day, created to raise awareness about clothing supply chains.

Creating electric car clusters to test the grid of the future

A UK-based experiment looks at what happens to the grid when everyone wants to charge their car.

5 ways biking is getting better in the U.S. (and one way it's not)

If your are passionate about bikes as transportation, you'll be happy to know biking is getting a little better, all the time.

Plastic Bag Bans Spreading in the United States

More than 20 million Americans live in communities with plastic bag bans or fees.

Planting trees for Arbor Day gives roots and branches to Earth Day celebrations

Instead of buying some new "green" products for Earth Day, start a legacy for your community by planting trees for Arbor Day.

Photo: Earth Day, 1970

The first Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970. This is what it looked like in Manhattan.

The new Apple headquarters may be suburban office park, but it is the sexiest and greenest one ever built

I have called this building an anti-urban gated city, a glass prison. But it is also going to be astonishingly beautiful, a technical tour-de-force and a model of modern green building.

Did the environmental movement start in the suburbs? (Book Review)

The Crabgrass Crucible by Christopher Sellers tells a different story than the one we usually hear on Earth Day.

Does oil pulling actually work?

A dental professor got surprising results when she prescribed oil pulling, but a skeptical reporter thinks it's overrated.

Make your own solar backpack

Sure, you can buy one, but making one means it's customizable and you get to hone your DIY skills.

Book review: The Oldest Living Things in the World

Fabulous photos of some of the oldest living bits of nature on earth.

Vermont poised to enact mandatory GMO-labeling

The state may soon require foods with genetically modified organisms be labeled.

There’s reason to be optimistic this Earth Day

Guest post by Mark Tercek, The Nature Conservancy's President and CEO.

Air pollution from China = stronger storms in the Pacific?

Since all weather systems on Earth are connected in one way or another, these effects in the Pacific could in turn affect climate systems elsewhere.

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