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Social status, wealth and family happiness tended to outrank personal happiness according to a new study.
J.D. Russo argues, 'We don't need to raise awareness. We need to raise care. Because people know, they just don't care.'
How Tomorrow Moves
Video: Budding environmentalists learn how to become tomorrow’s environmental leaders in a special Nature Conservancy program.
A new website helps consumers determine how much forced labor has been used to create specific products.
With our economy in the throes of a recession and wasteful spending on the outs, maybe our parents' old adage 'waste-not-want-not' was correct.
Study: People who volunteered for selfish reasons or who didn't volunteer at all had a 4 percent mortality rate.
Here are eight young people who have made an impressive mark on history and our world.
If you cracked open your average landfill, what would you find inside? The answers might surprise you.
In today's culture of mass consumption, the things we throw away often disappear with the garbage truck and vanish from our minds, but all that trash has to go somewhere. Look at the numbers, and you'll be appalled.
The masked crusader of conservation has not been heroically accepted by football fans.
Whatever kids are into — cooking, pets, celebrities — there are volunteer opportunities to match. (Driver's license privileges can also be inspiring.)
More people will soon become familiar with the concept of a plastic footprint.
Gen Xers volunteered the most of anyone, devoting 2.3 billion hours to various causes.
The Pick Up Artists are a group of young people who are literally walking across the country picking up roadside trash as they go.
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