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arcosanti1 This is Arcosanti: The Sustainable Urban Town of Your Dreams

  As the world population increasingly concentrates in big city sprawls, a sustainable urban experiment has been hiding in the Arizona desert for the past 50 years. Despite its post-apocalyptic surroundings, Arcosanti is rather easy to reach: less than an hour north of Phoenix, exit the truck-p …





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Powering the World by Seaweed Farming. Can it be Done?

Photo by @simonacoman Farming seaweed offers the promise of a carbon-neutral alternative to fossil fuels, plus the potential of keeping our oceans hea …

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6 Ways to Ditch Plastic in Your Shower Routine

Most bathroom products contain some form of plastic, making them convenient, cute, compact and disposable. Although it seems as though these products …

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The Moment I Found Out These Aren’t Your Average Insects

As I sit atop the uncut grass I begin to bask in my surroundings. To my left is a bubbling brook, leisurely traveling past stones and pebbles, filled …

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What exactly make Chia Seeds a Superfood? Plus fun recipes!

Chia, chia, chia. It seems like these little seeds are making their way into the kitchen of every dietician and foodie somehow. While the consistency …

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Building the Future Looks like… Mushrooms?

The construction industry accounts for 40% of emissions worldwide, and almost half of the U.S. landfill, according to the U.S. Environmental Protectio …

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Regular Sneakers are No Match for These 10 Planet-Friendly Shoe Brands

It is no secret that the less is more trend has been gaining popularity over the past few years and it was only a matter of time before the minimalist …

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This is Arcosanti: The Sustainable Urban Town of Your Dreams

  As the world population increasingly concentrates in big city sprawls, a sustainable urban experiment has been hiding in the Arizona desert for …

africa extras 640
Powering the World by Seaweed Farming. Can it be Done?

Photo by @simonacoman Farming seaweed offers the promise of a carbon-neutral alternative to fossil fuels, plus the potential of keeping our oceans hea …

honey bee on the flower G6KY3AP
The Moment I Found Out These Aren’t Your Average Insects

As I sit atop the uncut grass I begin to bask in my surroundings. To my left is a bubbling brook, leisurely traveling past stones and pebbles, filled …

chia seeds sustainable recipes
What exactly make Chia Seeds a Superfood? Plus fun recipes!

Chia, chia, chia. It seems like these little seeds are making their way into the kitchen of every dietician and foodie somehow. While the consistency …

sustainable eco friendly building materials
Building the Future Looks like… Mushrooms?

The construction industry accounts for 40% of emissions worldwide, and almost half of the U.S. landfill, according to the U.S. Environmental Protectio …

allbirds sustainable sneaker
Regular Sneakers are No Match for These 10 Planet-Friendly Shoe Brands

It is no secret that the less is more trend has been gaining popularity over the past few years and it was only a matter of time before the minimalist …

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5 Eco-Friendly Airbnb’s That Are Making Our Tiny Home Dreams Come True

Immersing yourself in a new place is fun and fulfilling, making summer travel a top priority for most. With the help of Airbnb, a popular website wher …

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5 Tips on Making Your Next Run More Sustainable

Running seems naturally sustainable, right? We throw on some clothing, lace up our sneakers, and get on our way. City-dwellers may jog past busses and …

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People are throwing these ‘Seed Balls’ to help reforestation.

Photo courtesy of @green_around_the_corner. The rebirth of seed balls in modern times began by Japanese natural farmer and philosopher, Masanobu Fukuo …

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Our Top 10 picks to help you demystify the ocean

Grasping the big picture with ocean conservation is no easy thing. After all, oceans cover more than 70% of the Earth’s surface, and scientists estima …

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