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Blueprint for a Greener Economy

Blueprint for a Greener Economy

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted August 23rd, 2016

Could these innovators spur a much-needed revolution in the way we make things?

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Is this Innovative ‘Drive-Through Bus’ a Solution to Gridlock?

Is this Innovative ‘Drive-Through Bus’ a Solution to Gridlock?

By Blair Mullins, Posted June 7th, 2016

This futuristic bus, its designers say, can be street-ready within a year.

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The Paris Agreement: Saving the Chance to Save the Planet

The Paris Agreement: Saving the Chance to Save the Planet

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted January 6th, 2016

At the end of the hottest year on record, negotiators from around the world give us cause for hope.

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Recent Environmental Wins Spur Hope

Recent Environmental Wins Spur Hope

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted November 26th, 2015

Are we on the cusp of long-awaited major breakthroughs on climate?

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This Changes Everything: Naomi Klein

This Changes Everything: Naomi Klein

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted November 10th, 2015

Whether you see the film or read the book, Naomi Klein’s gripping research may change your thinking about climate change.

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Should we be Planting GM Trees?

Should we be Planting GM Trees?

By T.J. Blackman, Posted November 4th, 2015

Genetically engineered trees are bred for specific beneficial properties, but their effects on natural ecosystems are not fully understood.

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6 Tips for Urban Biking Safety

6 Tips for Urban Biking Safety

By Eartheasy.com, Posted October 29th, 2015

As autumn sets in and daylight savings takes effect, urban bike riders have darkness and inclement weather to add to the challenges of riding safely through town.

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Community Solar Gardens: A Bright Idea Whose Time Has Come

Community Solar Gardens: A Bright Idea Whose Time Has Come

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted August 19th, 2015

Going solar has never been easier. Does your community harness the power of the sun?

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How Do We Get to Sustainability Street?

How Do We Get to Sustainability Street?

By Bruno Cerpa Moreno and Lana Meeusen, Posted July 8th, 2015

21,500 kilometers, 20 countries, in search of solutions for sustainable living.

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How to Use Crowdfunding to Create Positive Change

How to Use Crowdfunding to Create Positive Change

By Matt Ward, Posted June 2nd, 2015

Want to help the world? Here’s how to finance your great idea.

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Top 10 Ethical Travel Destinations for 2015

Top 10 Ethical Travel Destinations for 2015

By Eartheasy, Posted January 6th, 2015

Your travel choices can help support environmental protection, social welfare and human rights.

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How to Get Started with Alternative Energy

How to Get Started with Alternative Energy

By Eartheasy, Posted March 27th, 2014

Generating clean electricity at home has become a realistic dream. Is it right for you?

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Lights Out for Incandescent Bulbs

Lights Out for Incandescent Bulbs

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 31st, 2013

Our new and enduring reality is to seek energy-efficiency in all aspects of modern life.

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Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

By Kristina Ross, Posted September 11th, 2013

The average fracking site uses about 4.2 million gallons of water in each well, which is enough clean drinking water for 42,000 people.

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Hybrid Cars Going Mainstream, Sales Up 40%

Hybrid Cars Going Mainstream, Sales Up 40%

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 27th, 2013

Consumers drawn to more model choices, proven technology and competitive pricing…

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Will Nanosponges Soak Up the Toxins in Our Bodies?

Will Nanosponges Soak Up the Toxins in Our Bodies?

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 16th, 2013

By mimicking targeted cells rather than attacking toxins, nanosponges represent a single approach to combat a broad range of dangerous toxins in the bloodstream.

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Carbon Reduction Efforts Failing to Thwart ‘4-degree’ Climate Doomsday Scenario

Carbon Reduction Efforts Failing to Thwart ‘4-degree’ Climate Doomsday Scenario

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 4th, 2012

World Bank encourages countries, individuals to act more aggressively to achieve climate goals…

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New Fabric-Covered Blades to Lower Cost of Wind Energy

New Fabric-Covered Blades to Lower Cost of Wind Energy

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 3rd, 2012

GE using architectural fabrics to make wind energy costs competitive with fossil fuels…

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Coral Reefs Communicate with Fish for Protection

Coral Reefs Communicate with Fish for Protection

By Eartheasy.com, Posted November 20th, 2012

Some corals emit a chemical signal which alerts goby fish to destroy threatening toxic seaweed…

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As Easy as Riding a Bike

As Easy as Riding a Bike

By Melissa Bruntlett, Posted November 1st, 2012

Could you go car free? For one family it was easier than they thought…

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