Electric car batteries are at risk of warming up too quickly in high temperatures. Here’s how to help EV batteries beat the heat.
Here are three simple ideas for making your own seed packets.
How to install a package of bees
How to avoid food poisoning from poultry, which is widely contaminated with Campylobacter.
A crazy idea to make a car battery last forever is quite crazy indeed.
Delicious Roasted Grain is Kosher, Naturally Vegan, Made in the USA and Now Certified Organic
Bulk food sales rose 15 percent in 2009 and are expected to keep growing through 2010. That will keep a lot of packing out of the landfill.
The United States Postal Service has released a collection of beautiful stamps modeled off vintage seed packets.
Hybrid cars now have a 12-year history in the United States, but hybrid car battery replacements have been surprisingly unnecessary. Most of the hybrid cars on the road are still using their original battery packs — even many of the 300,000-mile Ford Escape Hybrids used as taxis in New York and San Francisco.
Steve got curious and shares the results of a gruelling endurance test he completed to compare cordless tool battery performance
Plastic storage boxes set up without tape or glue, and store flat.
A beginner beekeeper learns that the best way to raise healthy bees is to do less.
Packages of bees originating from California last year had a high rate of failure due to the poor quality queens they contained.
Environmental groups want supporters to write Congress to ensure that the new economic stimulus package includes green jobs.
Electric car battery range is worse in cold weather: A drop of just 10 degrees could theoretically sap up to 50 percent of a battery’s charge.
Squeezable packets eliminate the need to measure.
Environmental journalist Simran Sethi investigates the greenest way to move to a new house.
Photo of a bear with a pack rat that is about to be lunch. Thanks to a friend for sharing it for us all to see.
Laundry detergent manufacturer reduces plastic by 66 percent in new easier-to-recycle bottles made from recycled cardboard and newspaper.
A few simple steps to make sure your tractor is ready for spring.
Cooking meals on a vacation can be easy. Bring some essential items with you and enjoy homecooking, on vacation.
Launching Anna's new E book on cover crops in a no till garden and talking about the recent power failure that prompted us to do some Off Grid Homesteading which taught us a few lessons on using golf cart batteries for supplemental lighting.