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- Why is Shein so cheap? Investigations into Shein make it clear that the fast fashion giant doesn't care about its laborers or the environment.
What to Do in Wichita, Kansas: Your Eco-Friendly GuideWichita, Kansas is surprisingly eco-friendly. Here's where to eat, shop, thrift, and compost in town.
Get These Plants to Keep Wasps At Bay, NaturallyFrom basil to eucalyptus, there are many plants that repel wasps naturally and add color and dimension to gardens, backyards, and porches.
Mosquitoes Are More Important to the Ecosystem Than You RealizeDo mosquitoes exist to annoy humans? Or do they serve a deeper purpose in the ecosystem? Here's what to know.
Putting Foil Over Your Doorknob Won't Keep Your Home SafeThis method has found its way all across the Internet and has been debunked more than once.
The Egg Shortage, Explained — Plus, Plant-Based AlternativesThe egg supply in the U.S. and other countries isn't as strong as it used to be, thanks to the avian flu outbreak.
U.S. Kale Contains “Disturbing” Amounts of “Forever Chemicals,” Research FindsSeven out of eight kale samples bought from U.S. grocery stores were found to contain potentially unsafe levels of toxic compounds.
How Plant-Based Diets Protect the Earth and Fight Climate ChangeResearch from institutions including the University of Oxford have found endless environmental benefits to eating a plant-based diet.
Organic Growing and Soil Experts Spill the Tea on the Microbial Magic of DIY Fertilizer Tea (Exclusive)On behalf of your poor, sweet veggie garden, put the toxic chemical fertilizer down. These organic DIY compost tea recipes make happy plants and biodiverse soil!
If You're Having Trouble Pooping, These Teas May Help ConstipationThese teas for constipation may help move things along so you can feel better, but be careful not to rely on them on a daily basis.
Sustainable Shopping Ideas: 9 Unique and Useful Eco-Friendly Gifts for MenFinding unique eco-friendly gifts for men can be challenging, but we've rounded up nine sustainable gifts for the home, outdoors, and more.
Is Vitaminwater as Good for You as the Name Implies? Let's DiscussVitaminwater might sound like it’s full of vitamins and minerals, but is this cleverly-named beverage actually good for you?
Dumpster Diver "Heartbroken" After Dick's Sporting Goods Destroyed Golf ClubsA Reddit user was disgusted to find destroyed golf clubs when they were dumpster diving at Dick's Sporting Goods. Unfortunately, destroying merchandise is not uncommon in the retail world.
Mosquito Imposters: Crane Flies vs. Mosquitoes ExplainedThe crane fly and the mosquito are sometimes mistaken for one another, but they're quite different. Here's how to spot the differences.
Homeowner Gets HOA Violation Notice For Clover "Weeds" on LawnOne homeowner worries about a HOA violation notice due to clover lawn, or grass with a lot of clover in it. Can the HOA fine her for this?
Which Vegan Hot Dogs Are the Best? Celebrate National Hot Dog Day Year RoundVegan and vegetarian hot dogs have come a long way — here are five of the best ones on the market.
Why Anti-Fast Fashion Activists Protested the PrettyLittleThing Fashion ShowPretty Little Thing has been put on blast for greenwashing and its lack of transparency surrounding factory labor.
Just How Bad Is DEET? A Look at the Common Insect Repellant IngredientWhy is DEET bad for people and for the environment? DEET is EPA-approved, but there are some concerns to understand.
Woman Warns Against Hanging "Beware of Dog" Signs for This Legal ReasonCan a "Beware of Dog" sign on your property open you up to liability lawsuits? Maybe, but the issue is ambiguous.
How to Start Gardening in Your Apartment— Because Everybody Deserves a Green SpaceHere's a guide to getting your apartment garden started and showing not every garden requires acres of land to propagate.
Planting a Hedgerow Can Enhance the Biodiversity of Your Yard: A GuideHedge rows have a number of benefits and can enrich the biodiversity of an area. Planting a hedge row is easy with this beginner's guide.
Here’s How You Can Prevent Heat Exhaustion During Record High TemperaturesA global increase in heat waves means a higher risk for heat-related illnesses. Here's how you can stay safe from heat exhaustion.
Should Your Cat Drink Milk? The Answer Might Surprise YouCats are often pictured drinking from a bowl of milk, but are cats actually lactose intolerant? Here's what you should know about your feline's dietary needs.
Beware of Giving Your Cats Too Much Fruit — Here's WhyEven though fruits taste great, you still have to be careful about which ones you feed to your furry friend. Here are the safest fruits for cats.
Study Finds "Forever Chemicals" in Contact Lenses — These Brands Are PFAS-FreeResearchers have found PFAS in many popular contact lenses. Are there any contact lenses without PFAS? Let's look at the alternative options.
After Breeder Sets Rabbits Loose, They're Taking Over a Florida CommunityIn Wilton Manors, Florida, a rare rabbit breed has become an invasive species. The beautiful animals don't thrive well in Florida, but what can be done?
Blackberries Could Be the Best Berries to Give Your Dog — Here's WhyAre blackberries a healthy choice for your pup? Here's what you need to know about the fruit — and how they could benefit your dog.
An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away, but Can Your Dog Eat Them?Some fruits are better treats for people than animals. Can dogs eat apples? Here's what to know about your pup and the fruit.
Lab-Grown Meat Is Legal in These Countries and Banned in One — a Running ListWhere is lab-grown meat legal? The product is quite controversial, as it’s allowed in some countries and even banned in one.
TikTok Hack Debunked: The FDA Says Don't Store Avocados in WaterA TikTok hack on how to keep avocados fresh has been debunked. The FDA says don't store half avocados in water, or you might get sick.
Is Jennifer Aniston Vegan? A Look Into the Star's LifestyleIs Jennifer Aniston Vegan? Many are curious to know about the star’s diet. While she’s not vegan, she does seem to eat a lot of plant-based foods and have sustainability on her mind.
Tiny Terrors: Unpacking the Myth of Aggressive ChihuahuasCute little Chihuahuas can turn into little demons when confronted by a stranger. Why are Chihuahuas so aggressive? Here's what to know.
National Clean Beauty Day Celebrates the Clean Beauty Movement — but What Is It?National Clean Beauty Day happens once a year — but what exactly is the holiday?
Make Delivery a Breeze With These 10 Foods That Naturally Induce LaborAre you pregnant and looking to induce labor? These 10 foods naturally induce labor in pregnant people for an easier delivery experience.
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?
Everything to Know About the Ongoing Albuterol Shortage and RecallAsthma sufferers should know about the albuterol shortage. Are there alternative treatments for breathing problems, and how can you get them?
Here’s How to Make Your Own Sea Moss Gel — It's Easier Than You ThinkSea moss gel has become a popular food supplement. Made from the ocean vegetable sea moss, it's supposedly great for overall health, but did you know you could make it at home?
Is Nitrous Oxide Dangerous? Here's Why Dentists Don't Use It AnymoreLaughing gas, or nitrous oxide, was a popular pain-reliever and anesthetic for dentists not too long ago. So why don't they use it anymore?
Epidurals Are Key to Childbirth Pain Relief — but Can You Still Get One?Many people use epidurals for pain relief during childbirth, a potential shortage can be concerning. Is there an epidural shortage in the U.S.?
One Woman Says You Should Stop Using Landscape Fabric in Your Garden — but Why?Should you use landscape fabric in gardens? Here's why one woman says to avoid this practice in a now-viral social media post.
Some Cats Have Disabilities, but Can They Have Down Syndrome?Some cats exhibit behaviors or have physical features that remind humans of Down Syndrome, but can cats have Down Syndrome?
Ever Wonder Why Your Dog Has the Hiccups?Do dogs get hiccups, or is it a phenomenon unique to humans? Get all the details on what we know about hiccups and dogs.
Need to Propagate Your Hard-to-Root Rubber Plant? Try Air LayeringAir layering and stem cutting are the best rubber plant propagation techniques.
Here’s Why Berkey Water Filters Are Banned in CaliforniaThe popular Berkey water filter can be found in households all over the United States, but not in California.
Cat Lovers Beware: The Potential Dangers of Cinnamon to Your Furry FriendCinnamon is a spice used in many things that help our house smell good, liked candles, potpourri, and oil diffusers. While it smells wonderful, is cinnamon bad for cats?
Can Dogs Eat Raspberries? Find out if the Popular Fruit Is Dog-ApprovedDogs can't eat all of the foods considered healthy for humans, so can dogs eat raspberries? Find out whether the sweet berry is safe for dogs.
How Climate Change Led to the Sriracha Hot Sauce ShortageThere is a serious sriracha sauce shortage — here's what you need to know.
Cat Parent Adopting Another Cat? Here's How to Introduce ThemKnowing how to introduce cats to each other is crucial. If you're a cat parent looking to add another feline to the family, read these tips first to help ensure they'll get along.
Make Your Own Adorable Pocket Garden With a Terrarium in a JarLooking for a rainy day activity? Build your own tiny indoor garden with this step-by-step process of how to make a terrarium in a jar.
Call of the Wild: 5 Reasons Why Your Husky Is Screaming, ExplainedTikTok is filled with funny videos of huskies screaming at the top of their lungs. Why do huskies scream? Here's 5 reasons why.