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X Life Hacks Using Things You Have Around the Home
11 Life Hacks Using Things You Have Around the Home

Life hacks are an environmentally-friendly way to help you save time and money. They are a way to utilize household items, with a singular function, and breathe new life into...

How to repel mosquitoes naturally
19 Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Away From Your Patio

Mosquitos aren't just “buzz” killers, they're also a real cause for concern. Between West Nile virus and Zika, keeping mosquitoes at bay could be paramount for keeping you,...

How to make your own laundry detergent
How To Make Your Own Laundry Detergent (And Why You Should)

Does your freshly washed laundry smell like a “spring meadow?” Surprise — that scent that fills your home...

Use white vinegar for natural cleaning
How To Clean Just About Anything With White Vinegar

Do you know what’s in your cleaners? Chemicals used in cleaning products are often irritating to the eyes, skin and respiratory...

Should humans eat animals
Are Humans Supposed To Eat Animals?

The idea of going vegan elicits a strong reaction from people, both positive and negative. To many, the idea of...

How to test your water
Why You Should Test Your Tap Water Immediately (And How To Do It)

Growing up in “the sticks” meant a lot of things — and in all honesty, it...

Stop using these types of plastic
Stop Using These 27 Plastic Things (Use These Instead)

We have a plastic problem. It’s at work, at home and even hiding in our hygiene products in the form of tiny...

Homemade linen spray
Freshen Your Sheets Naturally With This Homemade Linen Spray

I love using linen spray. It gives my sheets that added scent that makes them...

Does your pot have pesticides
Does Your Pot Contain Pesticides?

The buzz about medical marijuana continues to grow. A record number of states now allow patients to use pot for health-related...

Reasons to keep laundry pods out of your home
5 Ways Laundry Pods Can Endanger Your Home

The use of laundry pods is rampant in this country and in various other areas...

Should we help mountain lions cross freeways
Would You Help This Aggressive Mountain Lion Cross A Freeway?

The mountain lions of Santa Monica are fenced in between an ocean and a freeway. It’s been that way since the...

Do this to make saltwater drinkable
Make Saltwater Drinkable By Doing This

Making saltwater drinkable isn’t easy, but it may have just gotten slightly less difficult. A Portland high school...

Las Vegas runs on renewable energy
Las Vegas Is 100% Powered By This Type Of Energy — Is Your City?

Everything owned by the city of Las Vegas is now powered by renewable energy....

101 ways to use vinegar around the home
101 Awesome Ways To Use Vinegar Around The Home

We all know the old saying: honey catches more flies than vinegar.  Although this is a great way to live your...

You are probably eating crude oil in these foods
Warning: You Are Probably Eating Crude Oil In These Foods

Believe it or not, I began my writing career preaching about the state of our oceans. The ocean is very near and...

Brewery protects edible six-pack rings to protect wildlife
Brewery Designs Edible Six-Pack Rings To Protect Marine Life

By now, you’re probably aware that our widespread use of plastic is a huge problem for the environment. This...

One brave conservationist was recently killed while making a film about sharks
Filmmaker Dies Saving Sharks (And The BIG Reason We Should Save Them)

One brave conservationist recently died at sea while trying to save sharks — but his mission won’t be lost. Here are some of the reasons sharks are worth saving, how shark...

Some species like the crocodile are immortal
These Animal Facts Will Blow Your Mind

We are constantly learning new information about animals. In fact, we still discover hundreds of new species a...

Animals feel physical pain the same way we do
‘Alien-Like’ Octopus And Other Animals Can Feel Pain The Way We Do

Pain isn’t a simple experience. The question of whether animals feel it like we do has long been an issue of...

Selfies are harming wild animals
How To Avoid Killing Animals With Your Selfies

How far would you go for Facebook likes? Recently, tourists in Argentina dragged a baby dolphin from the ocean and...

Group of capuchin monkeys escapes from the zoo
5 Fascinating Times Animals Escaped From The Zoo

If you love animals, the zoo is a place that fills you with mixed emotions. On the one hand, seeing animals is a...

Awesome reasons to save dolphins
5 Awesome Reasons We Should Help Save Dolphins

Dolphins are some of the most interesting and intelligent creatures that live on this planet. Unfortunately, they are also the...

What is causing mass animal deaths
What Is Really Behind These Mass Animal Deaths?

Researchers are starting to believe there is cause for concern due to the steady increase in mass animal deaths....

These animals will be extinct by 2050 if we don't help
15 Animals That Will Be Extinct By 2050 If We Don’t Help

The planet the next generation inherits is going to be drastically different than the one we currently live on....