Category: Living

Degrees of Sustainability: From the Institution to the Individual

A photo story of sustainability efforts within college campuses shows communities, institutions, and individuals in action.

Conservative Nomad

By conservative, I mean to literally conserve. Tips to live a less wasteful lifestyle.

Ways to (Significantly) Reduce Your Plastic Usage

If you have visited any beach anywhere, you’re well aware of humanity’s obvious presence, commonly presented in the form of assorted plastic garbage. Plastic bottles, garbage bags, toys, packaging, containers, micro-plastics… we are that annoying dog that pees on literally everything in sight, obsessively marking our territories with the new-age branding tool that is plastic. ...

A 4-Year-Old’s Thoughts on “Reusable” (but still Plastic) Bags

The ocean contains 5 trillion pieces of plastic, weighing over 260,000 tons, and it seems California has found a lasting solution to humanity’s plastic epidemic: a new and improved “reusable” plastic bag. Because the answer to less plastic, is more plastic ~ like when you give a drug addict more drugs, a shopping addict more ...