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Fri, Apr 17, 2015 4:15 PM
In rural stretches of Connecticut and Tennessee, two nature-surrounded retreats built for retirees.
A turf expert explains how to have a lawn worthy of Major League Baseball.
Oregon city suspends the use of any insecticide containing neonicotinoids, but not everyone is happy.
Long associated with the Grim Reaper, the scythe is getting positive attention thanks to the BBC drama 'Poldark.'
If the language of plastic bag and film recycling isn’t exactly “clear” to you, you’re not alone. But recycling advocates are working hard to simplify it.
Don't think highway advertising and hydroponic farming are simpatico? Think again.
With the Living Building Challenge under its belt, the facility is being heralded as one of the greenest buildings in the world.
Retired pro snowboarder Mike Basich is an expert at both shreddin' and sheddin' square footage.
In 'Floating Flower Garden,' 2,300 living flowers are suspended from the ceiling and they rise and fall around visitors as they move throughout the garden. [Video]
IKEA applies its flat-pack prowess to an innovative line of modular refugee housing units to be distributed by the UN.
Get organized and whip your garage into shape with these spring cleaning tips.
The International Passive House organization and its rambunctious upstart child in the U.S. are changing the game this week.
Last week's total solar eclipse was a confusing phenomenon for a brood of chickens in the Faroe Islands. [Video]
With campfire season just around the corner, the Explorers Axe collection will help you chop — and look — smart.
For 2 years after purchase, broken items must be repaired or replaced by manufacturers.
Spring is hailed as the season of flowers, but there are plenty of beautiful flowering plants that bloom in winter, too!
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