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These Vegan Valentine's Day Chocolates Will Help You Celebrate With Extra CompassionWhether your partner is plant-based, or if you're looking for a cruelty-free option, these vegan Valentine's Day chocolates are the perfect present.
Cleanse Your Soul and the Planet: Sustainably Get Rid of Your Ex’s Stuff for Valentine’s DayWhether you're cleansing your home or if you're simply feeling salty on Valentine's Day, here's how to get rid of your ex's clothes sustainably.
These Plant-Based Super Bowl Recipes Are All WinnersRegardless of what your game day plans are, these vegan versions of classic Super Bowl recipes will definitely make for a winning spread.
These National Parks and NPS Historic Sites Commemorate Important Black HistoryWhether you're on a road trip or if you simply want to educate yourself on Black history, these National Parks commemorate important Black history.
Hoards of Iguanas Will Be Tumbling From Southern Florida Trees — Here’s WhyWhy do iguanas fall out of trees? In Florida, frozen iguanas drop unexpectedly from trees as they struggle to maintain body temperature.
New Year's Eve Is a Generally Wasteful Holiday — Check out These Tips for a Sustainable NYENew Year's Eve is a generally wasteful holiday — here's how to ensure your celebration is low-impact this year by thrifting your 'fit and more.
Night Owls, Assemble — Winter Solstice Is HereTonight — Dec. 21, 2023 — marks the winter solstice, aka the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. Here's everything you need to know.
The Environmental Impact of Amazon’s Black Friday Sales, Compared to the Rest of the YearWhat is Amazon's environmental impact on Black Friday? The notoriously unsustainable site's sales skyrocket during the consumer-driven holiday.
PCOS Self-Care: Expert Advice On Properly Caring For Yourself (Exclusive)If you have PCOS, it's important to follow your doctor's basic advice — but it's also vital to practice self-care. Here's how you can help your mind and body.
Stargazers in Several U.S. States Were Able to See the Northern Lights in November 2023 — PhotosA number of U.S. states and European countries were able to see the northern lights in November 2023.
Happy Howl-O-Ween: Here Are Cheap, Low-Waste, and Easy Costumes For Your PupIf you're looking to dress up your dog for Halloween this year, we've compiled a list of easy, cheap, and low-waste costumes your pup won't hate.
Recycling Your Socks: Getting Rid of Old Pairs, SustainablyIf you're looking to dispose of old pairs of socks that are ridden with holes, there are many sock recycling programs out there.
Don't Throw Away Your Old Bras — Donate Them to These OrganizationsAlthough giving away used bras feels awkward, don't trash them — instead, these organizations will properly reuse and recycle them.
How to Get Rid of Your Old Underwear, SustainablyUnfortunately, textile waste makes up a large portion of landfill trash. So, what should you do with old underwear? Here's how to donate old pairs.
Indigenous Peoples' Day Honors Native Americans — and Calls Out Colonizers Like ColumbusFormerly known as Columbus Day, Indigenous Peoples' Day is a federally-recognized holiday that honors Native Americans and shines a light on the unjust colonization of the U.S.
Fat Bear Week: The History, This Year’s Contestants, and MoreWe're delving into the history of the miraculous annual Fat Bear Week.
Green Hydrogen: What It Is, How It Stacks up Against Blue Hydrogen, and MoreWhat is green hydrogen? It may be a trendy new sustainable fuel, but how does it match up against blue hydrogen? Here's what to know.
A Yellow Sky May Feel Apocalyptic, but There's a Scientific Reason for ItIf you've ever wondered why the sky's natural blue hue sometimes appears yellow, there's a scientific explanation for it.
This Is How Long You Should Shower to Save WaterWhether you're living in an area affected by drought, or you simply want to reduce your water use, here's how long your showers should last.
Hair Care After Swimming: How to Keep Your Locks Fresh After Taking a DipWhether you're swimming in the ocean, in a pool, or at the lake, it's important to take proper steps to care for your hair, to keep your locks fresh.
Trendy Vegan Tinned Fish Does Exist, and It’s So Much Better Than Eating AnimalsYes, we know hot girls supposedly eat tinned fish. But what about vegan tinned fish? It's so much healthier for us and the planet — aka it's way hotter.
East Coast Hurricane Season Could Be Worse Than Normal, Thanks to Climate ChangeNOAA recently released data revealing that the East Coast hurricane season could be "above normal" — here's what that means.
Why Mexico City’s Black Jaguar-White Tiger Foundation Was Shut Down, and What Makes a Real SanctuaryMexico City's Black Jaguar-White Tiger Foundation was raided and eventually shut down in July after receiving multiple allegations of animal cruelty.
Earth Has a Second Moon — Well, a Quasi-MoonAlthough we're used to just seeing our one and only moon, our planet may have a second one.
July 18 Is Mandela Day — Here’s How Nelson Mandela Fought for Environmental JusticeLate Nobel Peace Prize winner, Nelson Mandela, is honored every year on July 18 — which is why we're honoring his environmental contributions.
Legendary Climate Scientist and Suffragette, Eunice Newton Foote, Has Her Own Google DoodleWho was Eunice Newton Foote? The legendary climate scientist actually discovered climate change in the 1800s, long before it was publicized.
Is Aritzia Actually Sustainable, or Are We Being Greenwashed?Mid-price clothing company, Aritzia, makes itself out to be high quality and sustainable — but is it, or are we simply being greenwashed?
How to Keep Your Dog Calm During Fourth of July FireworksFourth of July can be overwhelming for dogs and pet parents alike, but luckily, there are a few ways to keep your pet sane during the fireworks.
This Company Sends You Ingredients to Make Pearled Candles in Your Used Candle JarsWondering what to do with used candle jars? Pearled candles are an awesome way to upcycle them.
Jenna Ortega, Lizzo, and Other Celebs Who Ate Vegan on ‘Hot Ones’Who ate vegan on ‘Hot Ones’? A number of people have opted for plant-based wings on the competitive eating series.
8 Vegan Gift Baskets That Will Easily Brighten Anyone’s DayRegardless of the occasion, there are so many vegan gift baskets out there that could brighten anyone's day, without hurting any animals.
The Details on Shake Shack’s Long-Awaited Vegan OptionsAlthough fast casual dining isn't often made with plant-based customers in mind, Shake Shack does offer a few vegan options.
Vegan Cheese Company, Miyoko's, Resolves Heated Lawsuit With CEO (Updates)Popular vegan cheese company, Miyoko's, reportedly parted ways with its CEO Miyoko Schinner amid a heated lawsuit. Here's what we know.
Nike's Vegan Collection Includes Air Force 1s Made From Pineapple LeatherNike also makes vegan Air Force 1s that look exactly like the originals, as well as a few in collaboration with Billie Eilish.
Here are Some of the Best Flea Markets Across the U.S.If you’re looking for the best flea markets near you, here are some of the best ones across the country.
Behind the Myth That Ice Cubes Are Bad for DogsAre ice cubes bad for dogs? There has been a long-standing myth that you shouldn't feed them to your pup, but are they actually dangerous?
Hawaii Legislators Approve Replacing Hawaii’s Pohoiki Black Sand Beach With a Boat RampAlthough Hawaii's Pohoiki Black Sand Beach is incredibly new, Hawaiian legislators have approved to dredge it, to replace it with a boat ramp.
Secondhand Patio Furniture, to Host Incredible Backyard BBQsWhether it's springtime or an unseasonably warm fall day, patio furniture is important every outdoor gathering — and there's no better way to get it, than by shopping secondhand.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Fatal Floods: What Caused Them, and How to HelpOver the last week, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has endured devastating floods, that have left hundreds dead.
Natural Ways to Make Your Home Smell FabulousIf you're looking for natural ways to make your house smell amazing, these are some awesome options.
A Pickleball Aficionado Weighs in on the Best Paddles, for All Levels (Exclusive)Green Matters caught up with pickleball expert, Katy Luxem, to learn about the best paddles for all levels, tips to improve your game, and more.
The Food Network’s Molly Yeh on Sustainable Design Secrets (Exclusive)Green Matters caught up with Food Network chef, Molly Yeh, about her recent allergy-friendly collection with MadeGood and her Green Routine.
Over 20 Years Later... What Happened to PBS Icon, Zoboomafoo?What happened to Zoboomafoo, the lemur, who had a namesake PBS series, was beloved by kids in the '90s.
New Treatment for Neurofibromatosis Could Completely Change Patients’ LivesNeurofibromatosis is a relatively rare genetic condition, but a new treatment for it was just developed in China to change the lives of patients.
Companies Like Cotopaxi Sometimes Get B Corp Recertified — Here’s Why (Exclusive)Why does a company decide to get B Corp recertified? We spoke to the folks at Cotopaxi, who just went through the lengthy process.
New California Law Involves Partnering With Native Tribes to Save the Salmon PopulationCalifornia has canceled its 2023 salmon season, and is officially partnering with Native American tribes to conserve the salmon population.
The Face Yoga Method — Does It Really Work, or Is It B.S.? An Expert Weighs In (Exclusive)Does the face yoga method work? Although it sounds silly, we spoke to an expert who weighed in on the health trend that supposedly prevents wrinkles.
Here's Why So Many Dead Bodies Have Been Found In Lake MeadWhy have so many bodies been found in Lake Mead? Ongoing droughts that were triggered by climate change have led authorities to uncover several dead bodies.
Is the Kentucky Derby Guilty Of Animal Cruelty? Here's What We KnowThe Kentucky Derby has been celebrated for many years — but is the annual event actually cruel to horses? How many horse deaths have there been?
The Kentucky Derby Has a Dark History of Horse AbuseAlthough the Kentucky Derby is a widely celebrated holiday in the U.S., it unsurprisingly has a very dark and extensive history of horse abuse.