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terry-tempest-williams
By Heidi Wachter
Celebrated author and activist Terry Tempest Williams shares insights on finding refuge in the environment — and taking action to protect it — in this time of great change.
diy-cleaners
By Jessie Sholl
Clean your home safely — and cheaply — with the following recipes.
Finding Food From Good Soil
By Kristin Ohlson
Looking for food grown in healthy soil? Here are six surprising tips.
bird-nature
By Heidi Wachter
New research shows that living near a natural setting isn’t just good for the birds.
towels on bathroom counter
By Maggie Fazeli Fard
Everyone is trying to cash in on the eco-tourism boom. Here are six tips to help you be a savvy eco-minded traveler.
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By Courtney Helgoe
Industry giant Unilever opts to reveal fragrance chemicals in all of its personal-care brands.
Shop more responsibly
By Casie Leigh Lukes
Tips for shopping more responsibly.
Hawaiian-bee
By Heidi Wachter
Federal protections have been given to seven bee species in the hopes their populations will rebound.
indoor-health-environment
By Mo Perry
The Mayo Clinic and a New York design firm are collaborating to explore the relationship between built environments and our health.
How to Make a Bee Bath
By Heidi Wachter
You’ll make a splash with local pollinators by placing this watering hole in your garden.
Breaking-Free
By Kyra Bobinet, MD, MPH
Some routines are helpful — others hold you back. Shake things up with a new design so you can move in a healthier direction.
Microbiome
By Kaelyn Riley
The Obama Administration answers the call for a broader study of healthy microbial communities.
Rev-Act-21
By Pilar Gerasimo
Toxins, poisons, and other gunk have no place in the temple. Avoid artificial flavors, preservatives, colors, fragrances, petrochemicals, and other toxic ingredients whenever possible.
bee on flower
By Craig Cox
Backyard gardeners will soon be able to protect their plants — and the bees that pollinate them.
EWG 2016
By Kaelyn Riley
The Environmental Working Group updated their Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 lists of conventionally grown produce for 2016 — with a new fruit topping the chart.
Brian-Brushwood
By Heidi Wachter
Comedian and magician Brian Brushwood shares his thoughts on how using scientific hacks can improve your health and fitness.
Toothpaste Beads
By Heidi Wachter
How you can steer clear of cosmetic microbeads to safeguard our environment — and your own well-being.
Neil Blumenthal
By Heidi Wachter
The cofounder and co-CEO of Warby Parker shares how his eyewear and lifestyle brand is aiming to transform the optical industry and do good in the world.
Raise Your Sights
By Pilar Gerasimo
Don't get sucked in by obsessions with six-pack abs and buns of steel. Don't play "compare the bodies." Fulfill your best-self vision.
By Experience Life Staff
Our city-dwelling staff writer takes a walk on the wild side to connect with nature and herself.
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By Craig Cox
Several food giants are gradually shifting away from BPA, but the alternatives may not be much better.
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