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Prince's Paisley Park Promises To Remain Meat-Free In His Honor

What can and can't be served at Paisley Park has been contested in the past, as Prince had very specific rules when he was alive. But on this issues, the museum and estate are standing strong.

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IKEA Vows To Eliminate All Single-Use Plastic By 2020

Ikea announced multiple renewable targets that they plan to reach by 2030, which includes removing single-use plastic over the next few years, offering more home solar solutions, and to reduce their greenhouse gases by 80 percent compared to their levels in 2016.

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This Eco-Friendly Restaurant Is Run By Robots

A new restaurant in Boston called Spyce is shaking up the restaurant industry by offering food made by robots. The high tech restaurant hopes to provide healthy and sustainable meals at accessible prices while keeping energy usage low.

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Ben & Jerry's Is Campaigning For Wind Energy In The UK With Special Flavors

Every Wednesday in the UK will be "windy," with flavors meant to draw attention to the loss of wind technology development in the country.

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The Creative Way FIFA Is Offsetting The World Cup's Carbon Footprint

Millions of soccer fans around the world will travel to Russia this summer to watch The World Cup. FIFA is planning to minimize the event’s carbon footprint by asking fans to join an online campaign to reduce CO2. Fans who sign the pledge are eligible to win two tickets to the final game.

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Solar Technology Costs Tumble Further With China's Industry Shifts

China is slowing down local growth in the solar industry, which may not sound like progress, but the entire world benefits. Lower costs from Chinese manufacturers exporting their products will create higher rates of installation around the world.

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8 Stunning Green Walls From Around The World

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6 Ways To Be Good To Wildlife When You Travel

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For 25 Years, Oak Hammock Marsh Has Put Nature Right At Hand – And In It

Oak Hammock Marsh is a premier North American birding hotspot that connects people with wetlands.

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Pope Francis Brought Oil Executives To The Vatican And Demanded They Switch To Clean Energy

Pop Francis has been a vocal support of clean energy, and the need to take a stand against climate change before it's too late. Now, he's following up.

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These Marine Scientists Are Finding Innovative Ways To Save The Coral Reefs

Could gene editing and "microfragmenting" help grow robust new reefs?

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Tokyo Announces Plan To Install Solar Roads In Time For 2020 Olympics

The installation of solar panels into our roadways could be world-changing, but the expense is still prohibitive. By introducing it before the Olympics, Tokyo is giving solar roads a chance to grow in popularity and perhaps lower in cost.

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How Shipping Container Restaurants Became The Latest Food Craze

Shipping container restaurants are a sustainable, stylish, and cost-effective alternative to brick and mortar.

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Why This Dutch Town Installed Bat-Friendly LED Street Lights

To keep rare bat species in an area where they thrive, a community that's already created nearly 100 sustainable homes is changing their street lights. These new red LED bulbs will allow humans to continue operating at night while the bats can avoid it.

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