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Can trees really help prevent global warming?
Trees are often touted as a solution to combat global warming and climate change. Learn how trees affect the earth's atmosphere and what makes them one of the most potent tools in combating global warming.
5 Underestimated Benefits of Urban Forests
There are some incredible benefits of trees—especially in an urban setting— that you may have never considered. So, how do urban forests benefit our cities? Let us count the ways...
Deforestation is Destroying our Planet: Here’s How We Fight Back
The loss of forests has far-reaching consequences for both the environment and human societies. Forests are critical for the planet, providing habitat for wildlife, storing carbon, and regulating local climates. They also play an essential role in the global water cycle, releasing water vapor into the atmosphere and helping precipitation. So what's causing it and what can we do about it?
What You Probably Didn’t Know About Our National Forests
The National Forest Foundation put together this eye catching infographic illustrating the amazing things forests do for us. It's important to keep this in mind as each year millions of...
This Inspiring Man Planted a Forest Larger Than Central Park, One Tree At A...
For anyone who says that one person can’t make a difference, “The Forest Man of India” is here to prove you wrong. Jadav Payeng started planting trees in 1979 in...
The Latest Example of Climate Change – Drunken Trees
Climate change isn’t just melting the polar ice caps, it's also melting the once permanently frozen land across the top of our planet. The result? Drunken trees. No, they aren’t drunk in the...
Green Jobs: 5 Most Eco-Friendly Career Possibilities
Businesses everywhere recognize their responsibility as global citizens to safeguard and conserve the earth's resources for current and future generations. This goal is prevalent in a variety of industries...
China’s Forests Threatened By Disposable Chopstick Demand
It's no surprise that the demand for disposable chopstick in China would be high, but what is surprising is the toll this demand is taking on the country's forests....
New report questions how ‘green’ FSC is
The ACI Center for Citizen Research has issued a report questioning how green the Forest Stewardship Council really is.
Los Angeles Billboard Turned into a Floating Forest
Los Angeles-based artist Stephen Glassman's Urban Air project aims to be "an artwork, a symbol and an instrument for a green future" by changing billboards into bamboo gardens, intelligent technology and global...
Does Coffee Kill Plants? The Truth About Using Coffee as a Soil Amendment and...
Find out whether coffee is harmful to plants and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of using coffee grounds as a soil amendment or fertilizer. Discover other natural fertilizers to help your plants thrive.
7 Simple Ways to Conserve Water Around The Home
Learn how to conserve water and reduce your environmental impact with these 7 simple tips for your home. Discover practical strategies to save water and reduce your utility bills, without sacrificing your daily routine or comfort. From fixing leaks to upgrading appliances, this article offers easy solutions to help you become a more conscious consumer.
Living Off the Grid: 16 Brilliant Hacks You Should Know Now!
Looking to live off the grid? Check out our article for 16 brilliant hacks to make your off-grid lifestyle easier and more sustainable. From alternative energy sources to water conservation methods, we've got you covered. Start living your off-grid dream today!
The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar
The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals
There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.