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New concrete cabin used old wood cabin as formwork for its facade

It's like a negative image of the old wall in this swiss getaway cabin.

Nestlé USA's latest announcement is bittersweet

The candy giant promises to remove all artificial colours and dyes from its candy by end of 2015 -- something it already did years ago in the UK.

Another one bites the dust: Giant FBI headquarters building likely to be demolished

We like to say that the greenest building is the one already standing, yet it is taken for granted that this has to go. Why?

Coffee leaf tea is the hottest new beverage

Not only is coffee leaf tea delicious and nutritious, but it also offers a more stable source of income for coffee growers in Latin America.

Photo: Ants and treehoppers are best of friends

Treehoppers and ants have a well known mutualistic relationship.

“No poo” wasn’t for me, here’s what is

More than a year later after going without shampoo for a month, I still get questions about whether or not I’m “back on the bottle.”

Doubling down on coral reefs

Coral reefs are just the canary in the coal mine – reminding us in a very dramatic way that things are changing and swift action is required.

'Every Kid in a Park' gives 4th graders free admission to all US National Parks

President Obama’s initiative aims to get all kids, and their families, out to experience and enjoy America's public lands and waters.

The Bagobago backpack has a built-in stool. Hit or miss?

We love transformers, those things that serve multiple functions. But I wonder about this one.

Scott's 103 year old prefab cabin in Antarctica is lovingly restored

After ten years of work, the Antarctic Heritage Trust has done an amazing job of restoring and preserving.

Could YOU eat mealworms, crickets and cockroaches every day for a month?

Insects are a sensible and ecologically friendly source of protein, and yet 'entomophagy' revolts most Westerners. Here's how one student is trying to change that mentality.

The difference between sheep and goats

Out with the Year of the Horse and in with the new mascot for the Chinese lunar year: the goat. Or is it the sheep? Here we take a look at both.

Modern 700 sq. ft. loft apartment designed for two couples to share (Video)

Once a dark, partitioned off single family abode, this newly renovated space now features two independent live/work areas that are linked together by a communal space in the middle.

Palm oil may have met its match, which would be a boon for the planet

Scientists at the University of Bath have successfully cultivated an oily yeast with an identical lipid profile to palm oil.

The fossil fuel industry looks worried, here's why

From divestment to cheap solar to falling demand for energy, the traditional energy giants are being squeezed on all sides.

Raspberry Pi & Arduino are the brains of this automated DIY vertical hydroponic garden

Combining common hardware store parts with readily available micro-controllers yields an automated vertical hydroponic garden system for indoors or outdoor growing.

Photo: Steller’s Jay seen in the rain

This Steller’s Jay was photographed during a rain shower in Atascadero, California.

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