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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- There are international standards for disaster relief. The government isn't meeting them. The numbers associated with the current situation in Puerto Rico, one month after Hurricane Maria struck the U.S. territory, are baffling. More than 2.5 million
Using a combination of custom-made furniture and off-the-shelf items, this van uses a bunch of neat design ideas to make it feel like home. Using a combination of custom-made furniture and off-the-shelf items, this van uses a bunch of neat design ide
This is the story of Peter Matheson, the 70-year-old man who designed and built his own 125 sq. ft. tiny home on wheels. He shared his story with us in early 2016, and today I’m excited to tell you about a new video that Peter is featured i
“He thought the kids were going to shoot him.”Racial intimidation is vile and dehumanizing, but there are few more disgusting things than when this formof hatredis directedat a child. Two weeks ago, Mateus Romualdo, an 11-year-old
Buff Breasted Sandpiper must rank as be one of my favourite birds, and Davidstow airfield in Cornwall is probably one of the most reliable sites in the country to catch up with one during September. Three birds have been present this autumn and I man
The next round in the fight over the Arctic Refuge begins now.This week,Senate Democrats failed to strip a line from the Republican’s budget that would encourage people to pump up and burn of all the hydrocarbon beneath the refuge. Never mi
China, a consistent leader in solar power production and installation, is having another banner year with 25 gigawatts of solar energy being installed in June and July alone. It is estimated that China is capable of installing over 50GW of solar ener
Cities competing in this cattle call should be careful what they wish for. Cities competing in this cattle call should be careful what they wish for.
These gift ideas are intended for people who love gardening. Is there a type? Does a love of beauty and nature translate into material gifts? Let’s find out. These picks come from Etsy shops. You can find more gift ideas here. Gifts for Gar
Aaron converted this vintage baby blue school bus into a tiny home for less than $4,500 CAD. He traded an older vehicle for the bus, and used mostly reclaimed wood to build storage spaces and a bed frame; and the countertop is made from a goat teeter
Increasingly, thanks to social media, I am struck by how many people attempt to save individual insects they find injured or lethargic. On one hand this empathy for other life forms is encouraging, but on the other hand the energy investment is gross
Is a talking flag video the answer?Jeramey Jannene/Flickr.' /> There is no easy solution for the NBA when it comes to potential protests that could take place during the national anthem. Commissioner Adam Silver and NBPA president Michele Roberts
At my town’s film festival last weekend I met a filmmaker just out of USC film school whose masters project had been accepted by (and then won an award from) the festival. The short film – True Colors by Bethann Morgan –
Digital design and fabrication techniques allowed researchers in Switzerland to create a curvy, super thin concrete roof that will one day help a residential unit produce more power than it consumes. Using the innovative methods, the researchers asse
Early October is peak harvest for cannabis. But flames got the crop first. The wildfires that swept across Mendocino, Sonoma, and Napa counties in Northern California last week devastated many of the regions legal cannabis growers, torching their cro
The amount of excess stuff in your house doesn't have to reach sensational reality TV levels before it has negative effects on your wellbeing. The amount of excess stuff in your house doesn't have to reach sensational reality TV levels before it has
Volunteer gardeners (above) from Cosy Garden in Bukit Batok use wilted goods to produce enzyme solutions for their plants, which include the Carissa Carandas, whose fruit is used for pickling. St Photos: Jonathan Choo The garden uses five types of en
What do you get when you add persimmon to a waffle batter? A Persaffle, of course.
All five players moved as though they were programmed in unison. While the first few days of the NBA season may stand out for a heartbreaking pair of injuries to both the Celtics Gordon Hayward and the Nets Jeremy Lin, the early slate of gam
As we near the end of October, it seems like the world cant get enough of pumpkin anything and everything. And Ill admit, I love a good pumpkin treat myself. Heres a round-up of my favorites: Serenas No Bake Pumpkin...As we near the end of October, i
Tony Beck, professional birdwatcher and tour guide, came to the Ambleside 2 condominium complex at the west end of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, mainly for the view overlooking the Ottawa River. He figured it was a convenient and safe place to see interes
This is important because Black women have a harder time finding safe, green cosmetics. This is important because Black women have a harder time finding safe, green cosmetics.
Beginning Farmers Beginning Farmers - Practical Tools for Successful Family Farming Regenerative Ranching and Farming Apprenticeships in New Mexico, Colorado, Montana, and California - 2018 Offered through The Quivira Coalitions New Agrarian Program
From his family ranch in Grass Range, Montana, Gilles Stockton has been tracking the agricultural sectors 23-year dance with free trade. And hes not convinced that it has benefited farmers. Its uncritical thinking [to say] that we have to have a free
 “This is a very personal issue with him.”Over the past few months, President Donald Trump has been a vocal critic of the NFL. Trump went so far as to tell a crowd in Alabama that owners should fire players who protest in
"It has surpassed anything I've reported on before in terms of devastation,"a reporter said.Since Hurricane Maria made landfall, the humanitarian crisis has devolved into one of the worst in modern American history. While President Donald Trump rates
Drew Pratten admits it can be a little unnerving to suddenly come upon a wild boar in the forest. They are very big. When they growl at you its primal. You get the sort of feeling deep in your stomach that you get when you hear a lion roar. But these
An exhibition of their work is at the Cooper Hewitt in New York An exhibition of their work is at the Cooper Hewitt in New York
This is a little cabin in the Smoky Mountain area in Townsend, Tennessee. It features an open floor plan with 572 square feet. Highlights 572 sq. ft. 1 bed 1 bath Built in 2002 Minutes from Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Cades Cove Timberwin
The food system, like every other sphere of life in America, has been shaped by structural racism and racial injustice. Civil Eats has chronicled some of the many efforts to expose and address the ways that structures in the food system actively work
Cloud computing still presents the single biggest opportunity for enterprise companies today. Even though cloud-based solutions have been around for more than…Cloud computing still presents the single biggest opportunity for enterprise comp
The smug letter didn’t get the public response the city was hoping for. With so many towns and cities courting Amazon to be the selected site of the retail juggernauts HQ2 home to 50,000 new jobs, each is working hard to stand out
Ophelia hitting Ireland was just the beginning of a chain of disasters, and the forecast is for more in the future. This week, a hurricane broadsided Europe a rare event considering most of the continent is closer to the North Pole than it is to the
Urban Agriculture 2018, October 9 – 11, New Forest, UK Organised By: Wessex Institute, UK Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain Introduction: The aim of the Conference is to review and discuss ways in which urban agriculture can contrib
I recently had a couple of visits to Sunderland Point on the Lune Estuary.This is a remote and beautiful part of Lancashire and requires an amount of planning before any visit. It is a finger of land surrounded on one side by the estuary of the River
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The total amount of time hasn't increased much in six years, but the way in which it's consumed has. The total amount of time hasn't increased much in six years, but the way in which it's consumed has.
This is the story behind the now famous and magical Fortune Cookie Tiny House on Wheels built by Abel Zyl for one of his very first tiny house clients. It all started at a coffee shop with a sketch of the design to which Abel’s client immed
Beginning Farmers Beginning Farmers - Practical Tools for Successful Family Farming Farm Description Sweetland Farm is a diversified family farm in Norwich, Vermont. Started in 2012 on conserved prime agricultural soils on the banks of the Ompompanoo
Lorrie Clevenger understood the challenges to farming on a small scale, but she chose to leave her job and pick up the trade nonetheless. She wanted to see more people of color growing food, wanted to shape a farm that was designed to heal broken rel
The increasingly political basketball icon didn’t shy away from the opportunity to speak up. Though hes always maintained the level of diplomacy one might expect from an iconic sports figure in the United States, recently LeBron Ja
The study supports the theory that glaciers and ice sheets have tipping points that cause their sudden collapse.Toward the end of the last ice age, about 19,000 years ago, the sea rose in several large spurts, according to anew study of coral reefs t
Kraft is the founder of Sustainable Food Denver, founding co-chair of the Denver Sustainable Food Policy Council, and founder of one of Denvers first multi-plot urban farms. By Brian Frederick Food Tank Oct. 2017 Excerpt: FT: One of your legislative
Water scarcity doesnt just affect those in arid climatesareas in humid tropics also lack access to freshwater sources. National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) students in Taiwan tackle these water issues with AQUAIR, a portable fog-harvesting device th
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If people trust you, science doesnt matter. If people dont trust you, science doesnt matter, says Charlie Arnot of the Center for Food Integrity.
Four miles from the shore of Key West, the fatigued iguana eagerly scrambled aboard the kayak and hitched a ride home. Four miles from the shore of Key West, the fatigued iguana eagerly scrambled aboard the kayak and hitched a ride home.
This is the 330 sq. ft. Henderson Tiny House on Wheels by Movable Roots in Melbourne, Florida. The Henderson model is unique in design because it features a main floor master bedroom and a spare loft. We completely utilized the 330 sqft home. No spac
More than 100 hippos have died in Namibia in a remote national park in the past week, the countrys environment minister said on Monday, warning that anthrax could be to blame. Images from the Bwabwata national park in north-east Namibia showed dozens
About 50 people from the marine community came together for The Leafmonkey Workshop's Workshop on Singapore Celebrates our Shores 2018!So many new ideas, so many new friends, great energy and excitement for International Year of the Reef 2018! With g