Next week kicks off Earth Week, and we are all supposed to spend seven saving the planet. Earth Week, going green, carbon credits, LEED certified, it can all be a bit
A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.
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The West Irving Library in Texas operates completely on solar power. The 1-year-old building is generating even more power than it uses.
Although most Americans once regarded climate change as "an issue about polar bears or maybe Bangladesh," a new survey suggests that attitudes are evolving, The New York Times reported.
Illinois is phasing out the incandescent light bulbs, replacing them with energy efficient bulbs or CFL's. Alicia Roman checks in with a couple of Chicagoans to see how much they've saved.
Living more sustainably is THE thing to do. For those who have been a bit slow to jump on the “green” bandwagon, be warned, very soon you will feel an irresistible pull to amp up your
Bucking the global trend of glacial decline, some glaciers in the Himalayas mountain range have gained a small amount of mass between 1999 and 2008, according to new research.
More than half of 82 species of coral being reviewed for inclusion under the Endangered Species Act "more likely than not" would go extinct by 2100 if climate policies and technologies aren't...
The American chestnut could get a new lease on life a century after a fungus killed it off, now that scientists have developed a genetically hardier version of the iconic tree.