Meet some of our outdoor family members as I work to comply with the lawn ordinances being forced upon us. Hopefully, more of them are still alive and are adapting to something more akin to cave dwelling than open-forested lands.
As the energy industry evolves, so does big data. Big data is probably best known for tracking people’s behaviors, purchases and viewpoints, but it can have many other applications. Now the energy sector is tapping into the resources big data has to offer. From renewable energy to oil, gas and coal, this data science can help many companies maximize profits, reduce costs and even lower risk.
Have a bad habit that you know is hurting the environment, but you keep doing it anyway? Stop!
Want to live in an area that values the environment? Check out these three cities that are making a push to be greener.
Stuck inside on a rainy day? These environmentally-focused shows can help you pass the time.
Your drinking water might not be as spring fresh as you'd like to think.
Natural gas sounds green. After all, it has "natural" in the title. But how green is natural gas, really?
Of course solar-powered lights and furniture made out of recycled materials are eco-friendly. But what about these products? You might be surprised by how eco-friendly some consumer goods are.
Some of the most amazing natural phenomena to see this autumn. Try to check them out in person if you can!
The Clean Power Plan to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants, proposed on June 2, 2014, by the Environmental Protection Agency, under President Obama’s Climate Action Plan not only limits our carbon pollution but also injects life back into our domestic workforce.
Memorial Day signifies the unofficial start of summer and onset of hot weather. Use these tips to stay cool.
Was it a teacher? A parent? A field trip? What was your Earth Changing Moment? Share your first connection with the environment.
Ready to decorate? Show your holiday spirit with LED lighting to save energy and money. www.earthgauge.net/?p=33327
Does Punxsutawney Phil have competition for 'predicting' the weather? Take a look at these other animals and insects that can tell when the weather is changing, or can't they?
Tips on how to stay safe and warm during extremely cold wind chill temperatures.
Tips on which birds to keep an eye out for in different weather conditions.
Tips on how to travel safely and save gas during the Thanksgiving holiday.
Press Release about UNEP/GEF en.lighten initiative’s Toolkit, “Achieving the Transition to Energy Efficient Lighting.”
Environmentalist and journalist Bill McKibben clarifies the equations behind global warming, and points to the movement that could be spurred by the math.
Cam dressed up as a bunch of blueberries for our local parade, and spoke to a group of university students about peak oil. Never a dull moment....
Tips on how to prepare for emergencies and/or natural disasters.
Cam considers the environmental implications of using paper diapers vs. cloth diapers.
From switching out light bulbs to bundling up your water heater, environmental journalist, Simran Sethi, shares some simple and stress-free tips on how to save energy in your home.