Fri, Dec 06, 2013 at 11:30 AM
Line-drying and solar-powered party lighting intersect with a clever design concept that makes not using your energy-guzzling dryer all the more fun.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 at 9:32 AM
Naturally, Texas is home to what the Guinness World Records has deemed as the world's largest gingerbread house. And although the plus-sized structure may scream 'excessive waste' to some, it's not without a big, charity-minded heart.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 at 12:07 AM
They're loud, they're destructive and they have absolutely no qualms about defecating or having sex on your front lawn at 6 am. Ladies and gentlemen, meet the feral turkeys of Staten Island.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 2:22 PM
With the illumination of America's most famous, Al Roker-approved evergreen upon us, it's a good a time as any to begin dressing up your home with stylish and sustainable cheer.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 11:01 AM
Take a moment to escape from the pre-holiday madness for a tour of Vertical Horizons Treehouse Paradise in Josephine County, Ore. where the lofted arboreal lodgings come complete with WiFi and modern plumbing (and giant locusts, apparently).
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 at 3:21 PM
Auburn University's Rural Studio has perfected the art of building smartly designed tiny homes for under $20,000 in impoverished areas of Alabama. Now, the visionary program needs your help to build 8 more $20K Houses in a single year.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 10:20 AM
Between the crazy-tall proposed Ferris wheel and Big Ang, Staten Island, NYC's smallest borough, has been living large as of late. Now come plans to build the city's largest solar farm on parkland that was once the largest landfill in the world.
Sun, Dec 15, 2013 at 9:41 PM
If sexy smoke alarms, food-growing fish tanks or an iPod dock made from salvaged driftwood fail to help you check 'the person who has everything' off your holiday gift list, than I quit.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 at 9:51 AM
Acknowledging that 'any place that people will receive emergency water, they will be in need of shelter too,' a student team unveils a prototype shelter constructed from one item that's in anything but short supply at disaster relief sites: empty plastic water bottles.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 at 9:14 PM
No, this isn't one of Michael Bloomberg's overreaching health crusades but an awareness campaign launched by the Department of Environmental Protection to prevent sewage blockages caused by the oily remnants of deep-fried poultry and potato pancakes.