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- A man shopping at Goodwill found a framed, autographed sketch of characters from a popular children's book. Better yet, it only cost him $3.
Viral Video of Tourists on Grand Prismatic Spring Sparks Conversation About Spring SafetyYet another video has gone viral of Grand Prismatic Spring tourists not following park rules by leaving the boardwalk. Here's why that is a no-no.
Woman Aghast to Discover Coconut Water Filled With Goopy Brown Mold: "Vita Coco Gone Wrong"One woman went to social media to get a manufacturer's attention after she found mold in her container of Vita Coco coconut water.
Don't Feed the Animals! You May Be Doing More Harm Than Good — Here's WhyIf you want to protect wildlife and promote their natural behaviors, it's important not to feed them (even if you want to).
House Cleaner "Wants a Raise" After Finding 10,000 Flies in Rich Client's Log CabinLog homes are beautiful, cozy, and romantic. However, sometimes they attract unwanted guests. A house cleaner had the task of cleaning up a fly infestation at a client's log home.
Looking to Create the Next Big Innovation? Biomimicry Could Be the Ultimate InspirationBiomimicry has helped shape the world around you and you might not even realize it. Here are the best examples of nature's influence on humans.
Why This Gardener's Plant Beds Are Filled With Plastic ForksPlastic forks in the garden may keep pests like squirrels and birds away, according to one social media creator.
Shelter Rescues 400-Pound Pig After Adorable "Crime Spree" in ColoradoA 400-pound pig was rescued after going on a multi-day crime spree in Aurora, Colorado. Here's the story about this adorable offender.
Authorities Can't Figure Out Why This Pipeline Exploded in Arkansas, Causing a Major FireOn Oct. 4, 2023, a pipeline ruptured in Jessieville, Arkansas causing a fire and the evacuation of a 1-mile radius of the explosion.
People Pay Extra for Salmon That's Pink — but Here's Why It Looks That WaySalmon is the second-most popular fish in the U.S., and customers pay more for farm-raised fish with a deep pink color. Here's why.
Latinx-Owned and Hispanic-Owned Sustainable Companies to Support During National Hispanic Heritage MonthNational Hispanic Heritage Month is the perfect time to support small Latinx-owned and Hispanic-owned companies — especially ones with sustainable practices and products.
Why Bill Gates Thinks Planting Trees to Fight Climate Crisis Is "Nonsense"Bill Gates says planting trees isn't enough to solve the climate crisis. Why does he criticize tree-planting initiatives? Here's what you should know.
Fact Check: Is Bill Gates Cutting Down 70 Million Acres of Trees?Claims are circulating that Microsoft founder Bill Gates supports chopping down 70 million acres of trees, but the truth is more complicated.
Men Attempt to "Rescue" 10-Foot Python Who Was Spotted Dangling From WindowA viral video of two men attempting to "rescue" a python that is hanging from a window in Thane, India, may not be a rescue at all.
Why Ere Perez Uses Avocados, Beets, and Carrots to Create Her Award-Winning Makeup (Exclusive)Founder Ere Perez tells us about her namesake, nontoxic cosmetics company, which harnesses the power of science, nature, and botanicals.
Realtor Shares Surprising Drawbacks of Solar Panels on Home's ValueSolar panels may not always be a great investment. One real estate agent shared a video with a few reasons *not* to buy a home with solar panels — here are the potential issues.
Vegan Activist Tash Peterson, aka “Vegan Booty,” Has Her Instagram Shut DownControversial vegan activist Tash Peterson uses her social media channels to get her message out. But after her Instagram was shut down, people are wondering if it has to do with her feud with chef John Mountain.
PetSmart Whistleblower Exposes Animal Cruelty at the Pet SuperstoreA man claiming to be a former PetSmart employee is exposing alleged cruelty at the pet superstore.
School Raffles Off "Green" Parking Spot to Gas-Guzzling Car — Details HereA teacher was infuriated to find their school raffled a "green" parking spot to a gas-guzzling Jeep Grand Cherokee. Here are the details.
'Queen Charlotte' Star Arsema Thomas Is Tackling the Diversity Crisis in the Environmentalism Sphere (Exclusive)'Green Matters' spoke with 'Queen Charlotte' star Arsema Thomas about how her educational background influences her environmentalism and her Tom's of Maine partnership.
PETA Activists Go Nearly Naked to Expose the Cruelty of CashmereIn London, a series of PETA protests included a woman posing as a sheep to demonstrate animal cruelty used for cashmere.
These Latinx and Hispanic Climate Leaders Are Championing Intersectional ActivismThese Latinx and Hispanic activists in the climate movement all use their platforms to advocate for intersectional climate justice.
Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month Quotes That Inspire All of Us to Make ChangeHispanic and Latinx Heritage Month goes from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. Now is the perfect time to get inspired by a few quotes!
One Lake in California Is so Dangerous You Could Get Sick From Swimming in ItPyramid Lake in Los Angeles County has been issued a danger advisory by the state of California. But why is the lake dangerous? There's one main reason.
Activists Are Cementing Their Hands to Runways to Protest Germany's Climate PoliciesMembers of the German climate activism group Letzte Generation have been cementing their hands to roads and runways in protest — here's why.
Protesters Disrupt Symphony Performance — but Conductor Lets Them SpeakWhen two activists staged a climate protest during a symphony performance at the Lucerne Festival, the conductor let them speak to the audience.
Woman Uses Ketchup as Cleaning Product, Transforming Her Dirty SilverWhen chrome or silver-looking appliances grow dingy, you might consider cleaning them with ketchup.
PETA Protesters at New York Fashion Week Take a Stand — "Coach: Leather Kills"At a Coach fashion show for New York Fashion Week, two protestors made a bold statement against the cruel practice of leather production.
AI Can Help Fight Climate Change — but There Are Also Major DrawbacksAI is rapidly advancing, and although this new technology can provide environmental benefits, it also has a large ecological footprint.
Viral Video Captures Vans Slashing and Dumping New Shoes on the StreetVans responded to our request for comment about the viral video.
Turn Around, Don't Drown: Viral Video Shows the Dangers of Driving in a HurricaneIn a hurricane, you should only drive if absolutely necessary. A viral video shows how one man learned about hurricane driving dangers the hard way.
A Group of Climate Change Activists Protest Paul McCartney Exhibit at National Portrait GalleryOur planet needs a little "Help!" Climate change activists staged a protest at the Paul McCartney exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery.
When a Bear Cub Was Found Trapped in a Plastic Jug, a Park Manager Came to the RescueA Pennsylvania park manager rescued a bear cub trapped in a plastic container. Here's what to do if you encounter wildlife in distress.
Nevada Rangers Ram Truck Through Peaceful Blockade of Climate Protesters at Burning ManWhen climate activists blocked traffic to Burning Man, Nevada Rangers rammed through the demonstration, threatened protesters with a gun, and made several arrests.
Guarding Your Greenery: Tips on How to Kill Spotted Lantern Flies NaturallySpotted lanternflies are invasive insects infesting many areas in the U.S. One social media user has a hack for killing them in an eco-friendly way.
Robert Downey Jr.'s Mission to Fight Climate Change Continues With Book 'Cool Food'You may know him as Iron Man, but Robert Downey Jr. is a real-life superhero, one who's tackling climate change via plant-based and technology-driven initiatives.
Footage Shows Texas Lawn Catching Fire on Hot Day: "This Texas Dry Heat Ain't No Joke!"A woman shared a video of her dry lawn catching fire due to the Texas heat.
Starbucks Baristas Have to Throw Away Display Case Food Every DayStarbucks baristas are giving the internet a backstage look into certain Starbucks policies, including trashing display case food every day.
This Unique Social Media Platform Is All About Climate Solutions (Exclusive)Dr. Sweta Chakraborty tells us all about We Don't Have Time, the social media platform for climate solutions.
This Regenerative Cannabis Farm's Weed Is Helping the Planet (Exclusive)We spoke with Lex Corwin, founder of regenerative cannabis brand Stone Road.
"Because I Feel Like It" Is Alaska Man's Excuse for Littering Right Next to Trash CanA brave woman called out a parking lot litterbug, scolding him for littering.
Starbucks Barista Offers a Hack to Get More Drink in Your Cup — For FreeStarbucks drinks are expensive, so how can you get the most for you money? Here's a Starbucks barista hack to get more drink in your cup — and reduce waste.
Many Give Kudos to Biker Who Picks Up Driver's Litter In Viral VideoLitter on the road poses hazards for drivers, especially those on motorcycles. Many people are praising a biker who picked up a driver's litter in a viral video.
This Teen Is Suing Her Home State in the Historic 'Held v. Montana' Climate Change Case (Exclusive)We spoke with 'Held v. Montana' teen plaintiff Taleah Hernández and attorney Nate Bellinger to learn more about the case.
Meteorologist Puts Heat on Fossil Fuel Companies by Naming Heat Waves After ThemSome heat waves are being named after fossil fuel companies by meteorologist Guy Walton.
Vegans Chloe and Halle Accidentally Ate Meat Due to Mix-Up: "This Doesn't Feel Right"How did vegans Chloe and Halle accidentally eat meat? The famous duo unfortunately broke a years-long streak without meat due to a hotel mix-up.
The Hazardous Waste Dump in Kettleman City, Calif., Is a Case of Environmental RacismResidents in Kettleman City, Calif., have been fighting against a hazardous waste dump for decades. Here's what to know about their fight.
What Happened to Trinity Lake Water Levels? Here's What to KnowTrinity Lake water levels are of concern in 2023, much lower than Shasta Lake, also in California. Here's why it's been low and what might happen.
Too Good To Go App Gives Customer a Smashed Cake: "We Still Ate It."One customer experienced a Too Good To Go fail when her "Surprise Bag" contained a smashed cake. Her and her friends still ate it happily, though.
Entomology Student Warns Against Using Certain Bugs for Garden Pest ControlHave you ever considered using green lacewings for garden pest control?