Kristina Leifheit

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What is a “Healthy” home?

In 1929 Richard Neutra built the Lovell Health House, which was really a manifesto about how to design a healthy house, key elements being lots of …

Why Flint's Hopes for Economic Development Rest on Replacing Pipes

“If we don’t take this opportunity, then we’ve failed a second time,” says Mayor Karen Weaver.<p>On an overcast Wednesday afternoon, Melissa Mays stands pointing her camera over her bathtub, filming the greyish-green water as it fills the basin. The water’s chemical stench makes her gag, but she holds …

Secondhand smoke: Nations producing less greenhouse gas most vulnerable to climate change

Study shows 'enormous global inequality' between emitters versus impacted nations<p>Conversely, nations that produce most greenhouse gases less …

A New, Minimalist Economy

The first time I heard the question, I was sitting in the living room at my mother-in-law’s house. We had tuned into MSNBC for Tammy Strobel’s …

Minimalism

21 Surprising Statistics That Reveal How Much Stuff We Actually Own

Most of us know we own too much stuff. We feel the weight and burden of our clutter. We tire of cleaning and managing and organizing. Our toy rooms …