The Omnivore's Green Grill

As you get ready for your grand grilling summer finale, go beyond the burger--grill like the omnivore you are. Read more »

Picking Better Sunscreens and Swimwear

Most of us enjoy laying in the sun and baking to a golden brown, despite the health hazards. Learn how you can enjoy and be protected from rays. Read more »

The Facts About Dry Cleaning

Here's how you can care for the planet while also caring for you clothes. (Credit: Jeremy Brooks/Flickr). Read more »

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Saving Antibiotics

Antibiotics are not necessary for livestock production but they are essential for modern medicine. Read more »


Control Fleas Without Chemicals

Flea and tick season is starting up again and your dog or cat may well be bringing them in the home, but many treatments contain toxic chemicals that can poison pets and harm people. Find out how to care for your pet safely. Read more »

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How To Shop For Fish

Advice from Barton Seaver's new cookbook on how to find fresher, tastier and more ocean-friendly fish. Read more »

Watermelon Salad (Credit: Greg Luke Smith)

Watermelon, Mint and Feta Salad

The combination of watermelon and feta cheese makes this refreshing salad the perfect mixture of sweet and savory! Read more »

Wildlife in Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula

The Osa Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the few oases in Costa Rica for wild animals saved from the region's rampant pet trade.(Credit: Susan Gough Henly ) Read more »


Easy Organic Lawn Care

Organic yard care is simple once you go through the steps of disconnecting your lawn from its chemical life-support system. Read more »

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