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The Happy Cheap House is precisely that

Tommy Carlsson uses cheap and simple materials inside and out to build a nice little Swedish box.

100% of new US electricity capacity came from renewables in 3 of the last 10 months

The tides are a shifting. Renewables may not dominate the electric grid yet (far from it), but they are growing fast.

Photo: Bees among the lavender

Bees explore a field of lavender in Provence, France.

World's oldest wooden toilet seat discovered at Hadrian's Wall

Because who wants to sit on cold stone? Here's the poop on this great find.

I can’t enjoy nature with your dog chasing after me

The municipal bylaw in my town states that dogs must be kept on leashes, but owners, for inexplicable reasons, believe the rule doesn't apply to their pets.

Verizon to install 10 megawatts of solar this year

With a further $40 million investment on top of an already impressive record, Verizon is positioning itself as the solar leader among communications companies.

Another multinational abandons a lobby group over anti-renewables efforts

Could it be that corporations are realizing that their long-term interests are not aligned with burning up our atmosphere?

Photo: Vivid Spicebush Swallowtail

A butterfly lands on a Lantana blossom, and shows off its beautiful wings.

Ultimate urban utility bike winner is packed full of commuting features

Featuring a handlebar that doubles as a u-lock, a cargo rack, electric assist, auto-shifting, and integrated smart lights, the Denny will be produced by Fuji Bikes next year.

Small brown duck seeks permanent home

The world's rarest duck - the Madagascar pochard - needs a new environment if it's going to survive

Sperm bank to grave on a bike

From what I've heard, Danish people don't think about their "bicycle culture." Bicycling is just a part of life, as ubiquitously invisible to them as checking the mail is to us. In fact, you can go from a sperm bank to the grave on a bicycle.

Who's this Tim Horton that Burger King is buying and why should I care?

Americans may not have heard about Tim Hortons, but north of the border it's a big deal, with a big environmental footprint.

On maintaining a natural, simple beauty routine

In this edition of Town & Country, Katherine and Maggie share how they care for their skin and hair.

Hivehaus: Modular hexagonal home is stylish off-grid living option (Video)

Based on the honeycomb, this modular home can be customized with a plethora of options: our favorite is the moveable fireplace wall that opens to the outside.

Make your own chemical-free essential oil diffuser

This DIY project is cheap and easy, and ensures that you won't have a room full of toxic fragrance.

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