Watch a Volcano Breathe

photo credit: NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laborator A “breathing” volcano sounds like something out of an ancient myth, but this animation of Mount Etna is very much the real deal. The incredible visualization from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory shows how the ground surrounding the volcano pulses and morphs as a result of changes in the volume of […]

REAUTHORIZATION OF AMERICA’S BEST CONSERVATION PROGRAM

Just saw this and wanted to share: This morning, President Obama announced a proposal to fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund for the 2017 budget, along with permanently reauthorizing annual mandatory funding for the program beginning in 2018. After the program expired in September, Outdoor Alliance worked hard to tell policy makers how important […]

Sustainable Holiday upgrades!

The 9 Best Kitchen Updates You CAN Do (When You Can’t Renovate Your Rental) FROM THE ARCHIVES: GREATEST HITS Pin it Whether you’re renting and can’t do a lot of permanent damage or even if you own a house but just don’t have a budget to tear everything out and start from scratch, you can […]

Sick of Dyeing Easter Eggs with Chemical Dyes? Check this out!

We found this on DesignSponge, and excellent design blog that we haunt. DIY Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs! From Design Sponge: Last year I had the pleasure of meeting Samin Nosrat for the first time and it felt like we all became instant great friends. She is one of the most delightful people in the food […]