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The Tiny Tack House is kind of a big deal

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What happens when a professional photographer and a 3D animator build a tiny house: It's very cute and fabulously presented.
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Here’s how much UN scientists think we should cut our meat and dairy consumption

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It has nothing to do with Demi Moore. A demitarian is a person who cuts their consumption of animal products in half. It's a good idea.
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Woman sues parents of cyclist she killed with her SUV, complaining "her enjoyment of life has been be lessened"

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She has sustained a "severe shock to her system."
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Solar Roadways looks to crowdfund $1M, begin manufacturing

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Despite skepticism and naysayers (including your editor) the inventors of this "smart" energy-generating paving solution just keep on trucking.
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Flat LED gets Energy Star certification, now qualifies for rebates in most states (prices as low as $1.97)

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This light may look like somebody stepped on it, but is a two buck LED that will spell the end of the incandescent and compact fluorescent.
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Easy homemade almond milk for dairy-free meals

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How do you milk an almond?
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Living with less in a small space

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Margaret and Katherine share their advice on cutting back on clutter.
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Super axe uses leverage to make woodcutting a piece of cake (Video)

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Yes, but everyone is complaining about the cost.
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What's the deadliest animal in the world? The answer might surprise you...

Youtube/Screen capture Most people focus on the most impressive predators, but the biggest killer is actually quite small and stealthy. More: What's the deadliest animal in the world? The answer might surprise you...

Whatever happened to reducing? This book on green living wants to bring it back in style!

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"All You Need Is Less" is a fun read with practical tips for making a green lifestyle more manageable.
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