Use an interactive map to compare your home states eco-friendliness, based on factors such as air quality, water quality, gasoline consumption and availability of public transportation.
A map released by National Public Radio shows viewers the extent of the ongoing drought, and how it's changed from January 2011 to now.
It’s a lot of fun to explore Google Earth, and you can find plenty of good information on environmental topics.
I learned to love the Earth while studying a globe, now I can see it all on Google maps.
The farm is looking into buying some TB-free Ayershire cows.
Did anyone ask if you wanted your milk to be homogenized?
Many of us love bread and love to use local ingredients.
Cam and Michelle enjoy a visit to their neighbour's "sugar shack" during maple syrup season!
We’d like to hear more about your experiences with green power. Is it available where you live? How does the price compare to what you would otherwise pay for electricity? Why have you — or haven’t you — chosen this option?
Mark fenced in a new chicken pasture in the hot sun, an experience that was made possible by his homemade solar fan hat. Meanwhile, I played with scythes and bees and maps.
The YardMap Network is a citizen science project designed to cultivate a richer understanding of bird habitat, for both people concerned with their local environments and professional scientists. The program is housed at the Lab of Ornithology, in Ithaca, New York. We collect data by asking individuals across the country to draw maps of their backyards, parks, farms, favorite birding locations, schools, and gardens.
My own special recipe for Pumpkin Maple Butter using organic pumpkin and Canadian maple syrup.
Sixty-one percent of Americans say they understand our nation's energy issues, but more than half have never heard the term "smart grid." We have a lot to talk about.
Use old maps to wallpaper a room, shade a window, create a scrapbook, and other useful household crafts.
Dairyman Nick Snelgar reflects on the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health certification process and bagging hay for winter on his UK dairy farm.
The author discusses setting up small-scale dairy for local, doorstep milk sales in Great Britain.
The Washington State Conservation Commission gave away trees at the Mother Earth News Fair as part of their conservation efforts.
Locally grown, homemade, grass-fed, free-range and downright delicious food invades the 2011 MOTHER EARTH NEWS Fair in Seven Springs, Pennsylvania.
The Obama Administration releases its plans for new renewable energy sources. Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, explains that the new solar energy zones span six states and keep both domestic energy and environmental preservation in mind. If completed, the power generated from these solar energy zones would provide electricity to roughly seven-million homes.
No one will miss the meat when you serve up fabulous vegetarian versions of Thanksgiving favorites. Try two versions of mushroom stuffing, mushroom gravy or delicious roasted Brussels sprouts this holiday!