I've asked before why, with all the potential misery and danger in the world, do eco-activists still have children. But then I've also declared that disasterbation turns you blind, and I've even started out on my own path to
Back-to-school means new notebooks, new backpacks, and, of course, a new lunchbox. But this year, trade plastic superheroes and disposable paper bags for lunch accessories and kits that mean less waste, more durability, and a prime
Send your kids off to school in style with the lunch boxes, silverware, napkins, and containers that will make them the most popular kid in the cafeteria -- and, while you're at it, cut back on the waste inherent in disposable paper bags and plastic snack
If you prefer to walk or bike instead of using a car, enjoy being outside, use reusable bags, avoid plastic bottles, eat meat sparingly or not at all, research makeup and cosmetic products for safety, carry a refillable water bottle, and generally
It's just about back to school time, so what better moment than now for Sierra magazine to reveal the nation's top 20 "coolest" schools for their efforts to stop climate change and educate students about sustainability.
With school supply lists hitting mailboxes all over the country over the next few weeks, it's tempting to run out and stock up on pencils, notebooks, crayons, and other academic must-haves for elementary, junior high, and high school -- but taking the
As the last few weeks of summer wind down, it's easy to get caught up in the rush and stress of back-to-school planning -- and to be taken in by all those glossy ads for new pencils, notebooks, and art gear. We'd wager that a careful search of your home w
Whether you're a first-year or only two semesters away from that hard-earned degree in your hands, packing for college is never easy. But don't despair: Our back-to-school slideshow is here to make all those buying decisions easier -- and greener --
Whether you're a first-year or only two semesters away from that hard-earned degree in your hands, packing for college is a lot more than a notebook and a new three-ring binder. But don't despair: Our back-to-school slideshow for college students is here
While some of your favorite childhood cartoons came with a pretty obvious green message -- "Captain Planet," anyone? -- other animations go for a more subtle impact. From the animal testing in "The Secret of NIMH"
Yes, a kid under the age of 10 can probably draw a polar bear better than you. This Friday is Endangered Species Day, organized by the United States Congress. To bring attention to the occasion and the plight of
Every year, the United States Congress organizes Endangered Species Day--and this year, the May 21 celebration of all creatures great, small, and disappearing got a boost from a nationwide art contest aimed at students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.
After the caps are tossed, the tassels are switched, and the champagne is popped, your favorite graduates will be off to make their ways in the world, whether they're headed for an urban apartment or a European backpacking
Sending a graduate out into the world means trying to equip them with everything they need for success, from day planners and cooking tips to a set of wheels and the perfect outfit for any occasion -- actually, that would be a graduation gown made of recy
More than 6,500 middle school students entered the 2010 Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge and, after months of work and careful deliberation by the judges, just 25 finalists remain.Find Out More