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Earth Day Volunteers At Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn on April 22, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Earth Day Volunteers Do Their Part To Protect The Environment

For some, Earth Day took on a special meaning this year in parts of the Tri-State Area ravaged by Superstorm Sandy.

04/22/2013

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NYC Unveils First All-Electric Taxis

Six Nissan Leaf cabs will go into service Monday. Taxi and Limousine Commissioner David Yassky said the new taxis are zero-emission vehicles that are better for the environment.

04/22/2013

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6 Earth Day Tips From Boomer & Carton’s Al Dukes

We’re all in this together, and Mr. Dukes wants to do his part to save our planet. We think…

04/22/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Environmentally Friendly Hair & Beauty Salons

Want to take your environmentally-friendly lifestyle to the next level? These are six eco-chic spots in the city, using green products and practices that will leave you glowing.

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Go Green In Your Kitchen

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to go green in the kitchen, which in turn could help you save money and stay healthy.

01/30/2013

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Lower Your Home Water Bill

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save water at home, which in turn could help you save money.

01/30/2013

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Lower Your Home Electricity Bill

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save electricity at home, which in turn could help you save money.

01/30/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Earth Day – Which Celebrity Is More Toxic To The Environment?

04/23/2012

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From Borough To Borough, New Yorkers Get Into The Act Of Earth Day

It’s Earth Day, and New Yorkers are getting into the act. Magnolia Bakery on Bleecker Street got into the spirit of the day, celebrating with special cupcakes. For each cupcake sold, a dollar is donated to city parks.

04/22/2012

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Thousands Of New Yorkers Show Mother Nature That New York Cares

Thousands of volunteers across the city spent their Saturday lending a hand as part of New York’s annual “Spring Greening”.

04/21/2012

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Why Ice Matters – Interview With Noted Geophysicist Henry Pollack

Nobel Prize winner and noted professor of geophysics Henry Pollack weighs in on ice and the environment.

04/09/2012

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Pick-A-Side – Which Celebrity Does More Harm To The Environment?

From private jets and tanning beds to the stupid things they often say and do, celebrities impact our environment. Pick who is worse.

04/09/2012

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Top 5 Most Environmentally Unfriendly Movies

Hollywood doesn’t have the best environmental track record. Check out the most environmentally unfriendly movies.

04/09/2012

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The Environmental Message Behind ‘The Lorax’

Take a closer look at Dr. Seuss’s ‘The Lorax,’ an environmental fable with real-world implications.

04/09/2012

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7 Kid-Friendly Environmental Activities For Earth Day And Every Day

Earth Day comes each spring. These fun activities will help kids understand the importance of preserving the environment.

04/09/2012

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