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Photo: 11 fantastic facts about jackrabbits

Mon, 22 May 2017 15:00:00 -0400

(image) In which our photo of the day inspires a list of all things jackrabbit.

10 most exquisite new species for 2017

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:49:40 -0400

(image) From brilliant pink lady katydids to devil-faced orchids, this year's list of new-to-science wonders proves Mother Nature is full of surprises.

Britain installs world's largest wind turbines in new offshore wind farm

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:35:22 -0400

(image) The huge turbines are taller than London's Gherkin skyscraper.

How to be a reducetarian

Mon, 22 May 2017 09:31:00 -0400

(image) This term is meant to include all people striving to reduce consumption of animal products.

Hang out in a hammock that helps reforest Nicaragua & build homes for families in need

Fri, 19 May 2017 16:46:24 -0400

(image) Handmade by a family of artisans in Nicaragua, WholeStory hammocks serve a dual purpose - to suspend you comfortably while also helping to build homes for needy families in one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere.

Photo: Gone fishin'

Fri, 19 May 2017 15:00:00 -0400

(image) Our photo of the day is all about the pounce.

Beautifully simple corrugated plywood furniture is lightweight, strong & user-friendly (Video)

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:54:54 -0400

(image) Made with a patented energy- and wood-saving technique, this Corelam collection is perfect for those who move a lot.

Elfin mountain toad discovered in misty, mossy elfin forest

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:54:19 -0400

(image) The newly discovered horned mountain toad found in Southern Vietnam's elfin forest is the smallest of its species – and is already considered endangered.

IBM to homeworkers: Get back to the office. Now.

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:49:46 -0400

(image) Telecommuting just isn't fashionable anymore; the "water cooler effect" is.

Pilot's cockpit photos show sky's drama like you've never seen it

Fri, 19 May 2017 11:30:01 -0400

(image) When off-duty in the cockpit, Ecuador Airlines pilot Santiago Borja takes photos that would make Zeus proud.

Should there be prizes for sustainable architecture?

Fri, 19 May 2017 11:05:26 -0400

(image) Two prominent critics discuss the recent AIA/Cote Awards.

It's time to put an end to traffic terrorism

Fri, 19 May 2017 09:16:08 -0400

(image) "Accident, not terror." What's the difference?

How to treat your vegetables like meat

Fri, 19 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400

(image) Use these techniques to make veggies so good, even the meat-lovers will be salivating.

Tiny, retro electric motorbike gets 40 miles of range

Fri, 19 May 2017 06:17:55 -0400

(image) Like the impossible "child of a tube of toothpaste, Lego, and a packet of Pez candy."

Photo: The simple pleasures of wild horses

Thu, 18 May 2017 15:00:00 -0400

(image) Our photo of the day comes from West of Sundre, Alberta Canada

This funky foldable e-bike fits into a backpack

Thu, 18 May 2017 13:47:27 -0400

(image) But do you really need an electric micro-bike?

New pepper is so hot it could kill you

Thu, 18 May 2017 13:38:37 -0400

(image) The new dragon's breath chili is killer hot, but is intended to help, not hurt, when used in medical treatments.

Thrifty young couple's dream home is a $17K converted school bus (Video)

Thu, 18 May 2017 13:29:55 -0400

(image) The idea of home ownership is changing for some -- it's smaller, and it's on wheels.

Lego goes 100% renewable, three years early

Thu, 18 May 2017 11:51:25 -0400

(image) And it's going to keep on building (sorry!) on that progress...

75% of eastern tree species moving west

Thu, 18 May 2017 11:21:59 -0400

(image) White oaks, sugar maples, American hollies and other common US trees have been shifting their population centers west since 1980.

Startups now turning upscale restaurants & bars into coworking spaces during the day

Thu, 18 May 2017 10:55:20 -0400

(image) These under-utilized spaces are now affordable coworking office options during slower business hours.

One million kids are heading into nature for Outdoor Classroom Day

Thu, 18 May 2017 06:54:00 -0400

(image) Because few things stick in a kid's head more than a lesson taught outside.

Facts you never knew about vitamins

Thu, 18 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400

(image) From the history of their discovery to their connection with processed foods, an episode from Gastropod reveals how these micronutrients have changed our relationship with food.

Photographer waited in a river nightly for 4 years to get this singular shot of a beaver

Wed, 17 May 2017 16:27:42 -0400

(image) Donning snorkeling gear and weights, Louis-Marie Preau would lie motionless on the riverbed for 2 to 3 hours a night waiting for the perfect photo.

Photo: Happy phoebe visits the shore

Wed, 17 May 2017 15:28:24 -0400

(image) A pretty spring day at Pismo Beach brings out the song.

Prefab workers' housing to be built out of cross laminated timber

Wed, 17 May 2017 14:36:48 -0400

(image) Little wood boxes will be stacked into really big building on remote BC fracking site.

Big surprise: Millennials start having families, buying houses.

Wed, 17 May 2017 12:30:47 -0400

(image) An overview of surveys and articles shows that not much has changed in the housing market after all.

Stop the war on imperfect bananas!

Wed, 17 May 2017 12:04:00 -0400

(image) Did you know Britons throw away 1.4 million bananas each day because of small blemishes?

Injured plants warn neighbors of danger

Wed, 17 May 2017 11:39:08 -0400

(image) Another study adds to the growing body of research on how plants can communicate with each other.

'What the Health' explores how corruption and collusion are keeping Americans sick

Wed, 17 May 2017 11:09:00 -0400

(image) This is the latest mind-bending film from the makers of 'Cowspiracy,' and the subject is no less controversial this time round.