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10 Edible Plants That Grow in Abundance Without Any Help

Gardens are a great thing to get into, but for many folks, they find themselves a bit overwhelmed with the amount of work required to grow real …

Gardening

The Best Foods to Buy in Bulk

Looking to get more and spend less? Here's where you should be spending your food dollar.<p>Become a Better Bulk Shopper<p>You probably already know from …

Food

Modern Architecture: 6 Amazing Prefab Houses

Think of a prefabricated house as buying assembling furniture, it is developed somewhere in a different location from, once you chose what you want, …

modo designs' open house is a resort-like retreat developed in a classy indian locality

<b>this weekend house is meant as a retreat place for a gujarati family and is located in the western locality of the ahmedabad in india.</b> one of the …

Architecture

Meet the House That Can Produce More Energy Than It Consumes

Negative Footprint Design<p>Imagine living or working in a building that produces all the power it needs — and more. One that makes the absolute best …

This high school in California embodies sustainability at every possible level

The new Center for Environmental Studies (CES) at Bishop O’Dowd high school in California is one of the greenest classrooms we’ve ever seen. Siegel & …

Stayawhile is like a long-term Airbnb for 21st-century nomads

The advent of modern society has not made the nomadic lifestyle disappear — it just made it change its look. Just ask New York-based startup …

Los Angeles

How To Grow Your Own MeadowWe look at why you need a wildflower meadow, and how to go about growing your own

How To Grow Your Own Meadow<p>We look at why you need a wildflower meadow, and how to go about growing your own.

Advice When Buying Land - Modern Homesteading

<i>Reprinted from MOTHER EARTH NEWS NO. 78.</i><p>Don't let your enthusiasm for an "ideal" piece of property lead to costly mistakes when buying land.<p>Advice …

10 Easy Pieces: Solar Lighting

The house we rented during our last summer vacation had an outdoor solar lamp installed next to the entry door. The black bulky lamp was far from …

Christmas Ornaments

17 of the Most Delicious Vegan Recipes We Know

If you've been a lifelong omnivore, going vegan is no easy feat. But if you find yourself deciding that a vegan way of eating is for you, you're …

15 Healthier, Vegan Versions of All Your Junk Food Favorites

We all like to treat ourselves to some junk food every now and again. Even though those foods are usually high in fats, sugar, salt, calories, and …

Dessert

Why Fermentation is Not Just a Passing Trend (& 3 Recipes to Get You Started)

When I mention “<i>fermentatsiya</i>” to my mother and aunties in Ukraine, they giggle: “What’s this hipster word you choose to call our ‘<i>kvashennia</i>’?” Their raised eyebrows say it all.<p>I explain that fermentation (I insist on using the scientific/hipster word) is on-trend for various reasons. “Clean …

The Economics of Veganism (+ Proof A Fine Vegan Meal Can Be Made Cheaply)

It used to surprise me when somebody told me that she wanted to go vegan, but feared it was too expensive. I’d always considered veganism to be an economical option, thanks to the relatively low cost of plant proteins. Pulses, grains, and soy foods tend to be affordable, especially when compared to …

How I FINALLY Stopped Wasting Plastic

I’m standing at the supermarket checkout and I get that guilty, sinking feeling again. I forgot to bring reusable bags. Between organizing play …

Future living – A new kind of hotel

advertisment<p>advertisment<p><b>Architect: Artikul Architects</b><b><br>Photography by Michal Hurych</b><p>Artikul Architects designed this small mobile hotel from used …

Architecture

Trail House / Zen Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Built on gently sloping land in suburban Melbourne, this contemporary and environmentally friendly home …

Seven Ways To Be More Environmentally Friendly

American president Donald Trump has caused international outrage once again, this time for withdrawing the US from the 2015 Paris climate …

Link About It: 21 Sustainable Vacation Destinations

Environmentally friendly and contributing to local communities, sustainable and conscious hotels, lodges and resorts are (thankfully) only getting more common. From Botswana to Belize, the Seychelles and Sri Lanka, National Geographic has found 21 of their favorite destinations to visit if travel …

Sri Lanka

Sustainable rooftop homes for urban nomads

Environmentally friendly, contemporary, smart and flexible, these little cabins aim to give freedom and flexibility to urban nomads.<p><i>This article was</i> …

Small Spaces

How Your Food Waste Could Eventually Power Your Home

Researchers have been working for years to develop methods to turn food waste into a viable and economic energy source. Americans waste up to 40% of …

Agriculture

Four Green Technologies Growing Fast Enough To Achieve Zero-Emissions World, IEA Says

Four green technologies are growing fast enough to do their part in a zero-carbon-emissions world by mid-century, an International Energy Agency official said this week in Chicago.<p>But they need a little help from other technologies, said Eric Masenet, the head of IEA’s Energy Demand Technology …

Renewable Energy

Green vacations: 10 places that don't cost the Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Travelers are more socially and environmentally conscious than ever, seeking to get away safe in the knowledge they've had minimal impact on the planet's resources.<p>With 2017 named as the United Nations' International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the spotlight is even more on …

Costa Rica

Solar-powered tiny house caters to artistic types

The Artist measures 28 ft (8.5 m)-long and is based on a triple-axle trailer. It's clad in tongue and groove siding, with metal accenting. Inside, …

Off-the-grid School Bus Home

LinkBelieve it or not, that’s the inside of a converted school bus. Living Big In A Tiny House spoke with “schoolie” owners Luke and Rachel about …

Two Tiny Houses: One Regular, One Pirate Treehouse for $300K

Ahoy there, ya land lubbers. If you yearn for the excitement of the open seas but are partial to living on solid ground, we've got great news. …

Modern SaltBox tiny house uses a CNC-cut panelized construction system (Video)

The tiny house movement has evolved immensely over the last few years. What started as a underground niche of people building their own homes has …