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The most recent 30 items from TreeHugger
  1. Finnish Safety Agency recommends helmets and lights for old people using walkers

    It is about time that people acknowledged that it's not just cyclists that hit their heads. Helmets for everybody!
  2. In praise of penguins: We've got babies!

    What better way to celebrate National Penguin Awareness Day than by caving to the cute factor with videos of bitty penguins?
  3. Geometric treehouse is inspired by birds' nests (Video)

    Elevated above the trees outside a village in France, is this unique treehouse you can rent.
  4. The 5 recipes I make over and over again

    I used to avoid repeating recipes. Now I depend on it.
  5. Outdoor lessons improve children's learning

    A study found that, after teaching a lesson outside, teachers were able to hold kids' attention for nearly twice as long during a subsequent indoor lesson.
  6. Don't judge a supermarket for empty shelves, it might be fighting food waste

    Sorry, shoppers, but empty supermarket shelves could be a good thing.
  7. Photo: Cute little beetle considers a leaf

    Our photo of the day is a lesson in biodiversity.
  8. Nomadic home prototype built out of a shipping container (Video)

    A contemporary design for an earthquake-resistant, modular home.
  9. Short List for Amazon's second headquarters speaks volumes about cities

    There are not many surprises, other than Columbus, Ohio and Toronto, Canada
  10. These clever companies offer clothes on a subscription basis

    Why buy if you can borrow? These companies show how the fashion industry can be kinder to the environment -- and your wallet!
  11. Drones help scientists monitor endangered sea turtles

    The drones revealed that the numbers for olive ridleys were higher than thought.
  12. Lloyd Kahn's good advice on how to rebuild after disaster

    After the California fires, the building expert has some suggestions that really make sense for anyone building.
  13. UK government appoints a minister for loneliness

    Prime Minister May is hoping to cheer up the millions of Britons who live in a sad and unhealthy state of chronic loneliness.
  14. Hope rises for critically endangered monkey thanks to conservation efforts

    The Myanmar snub-nosed monkey may survive because of work by communities, NGOs and the Myanmar and Chinese governments.
  15. Can we stop treating kids like 'delicate morons'?

    Kids aren't stupid, nor will they shatter, but most school playground rules treat them like they are.
  16. No, your microwave oven isn't killing the planet

    These stupid headlines miss the whole point. Microwaves use very little power, slightly more than a 7-watt LED bulb over its lifetime.
  17. Photo: Bison versus snow in Yellowstone

    It's hard not to respect the legacy of this herd.
  18. 'Trash Girl' won't back down: Despite bullies, 12-year-old keeps up anti-litter fight

    She picks trash on her way to and from school. And she's not going to let anyone stop her.
  19. Edmunds reviews the Tesla Model 3

    In almost all aspects, it lives up to the hype, says Edmunds. But man, is that screen a distraction...
  20. Artist turns bathroom into magical nature spot using recycled materials

    A boring bathroom gets an amazing hand-drawn makeover.