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The Google car is ready to hit the road

And the Oatmeal says " I'm ready for our army of Skynet Marshmallow Bumper Bots."

Meat and dairy are heating up the planet, but nobody seems to care

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.

Photo: Endangered white-fronted capuchin spotted with baby

These adorable little monkeys were photographed in Mindo, Ecuador.

Think about safety when you build tiny houses

One tiny house builder things we ignore it at our peril. He's right.

A carol for the maker movement

Sing along to this fun re-make of “My Favorite Things” from Becky Sterns, Director of Wearable Electronics at Adafruit.

Overheated Kentucky town gets serious about trees and urban forestry

As the fasted heating city in America, Louisville has a vested interest in re-greening its urban core.

Stair(s) of the week solve an old loft design problem

Which side of the bed gets the stair? Batlab solves it with two.

10 design principles from Prince Charles that mostly make a lot of sense

Architects are horrified but I am sorry, Chuck gets 7 out of 10 on this one.

Study links certain parenting tactics to increased materialism later in life

If you want to raise appreciative and grateful children, here's what NOT to do.

Artist's embroidered seed art evokes bonds between nature and humans

Using natural materials that she "hunts and gathers," artist Rena Detrixhe embroiders and crochets them into contemplative works.

Remixd: Charming upcycled clothing from thrift store finds

Creating romantic, shabby chic dresses to elegant, layered European-inspired pieces, designer Jacquie Tsang transforms boring thrift store clothing into something unique and stylish.

Petite Mort: Precious ethical furs handmade from roadkill

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.

Citysens is a chic hydroponic vertical garden that grows air-cleaning plants (Video)

Lacking space or gardening skills? This stacking hydroponic garden could help you get more green into your space.

Can a social action gaming app get more people growing their own food?

This mobile app aims to promote sustainable practices by merging "physical and digital worlds organically," connecting real-world activities to in-game play in order to teach people how to grow food.

Natural candle powered terracotta heater will warm you for cheap

This successfully crowdfunded low-tech heater uses candles to warm up your space.

Disposable bag bill promotes a greener, cleaner, healthier New York City

New Yorkers, businesses, and the environment can benefit from new bill being considered by New York City to impose 10-cent fee on every disposable plastic and paper bag.

Lots of hugs may help us avoid the common cold

The tongue-in-cheek name of this publication might imply that we are already pro-hugging, but new research suggests that hugs may have preventative health benefits.

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