A reader asks if it does the planet any good to buy a used computer rather than a new one. Umbra takes a byte out of the question.
by Ask Umbra. Send your question to Umbra! Q. Dear Umbra, When I was in college, I had a friend who thought she was eco-conscious, but she used to crank the heat and then leave the windows open for “fresh air.” Years later, I dated ... Read Post
by Umbra Fisk. Send your question to Umbra! Q. Dear Umbra, When buying clothes, I try to be a good environmentalist slash cheap college student, and my college town is blessed with a number of different thrift stores (Kiwanus, Salva... Read Post