Earth Day

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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.


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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.


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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.


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5 Songs For Earth Day

Here are 5 songs for Earth Day, to keep you rocking and keep you thinking about the environment.


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Go Green As You Spring Clean – 10 Steps To A Clean, Ecofriendly Home

Spring means spring housecleaning. Here are 10 steps to a clean and ecofriendly home. Mother Nature would be proud.



5 Favorite Outdoor Activities In NYC

Here are our suggestions for some of the best outdoor activities in New York City. Now go on, get out there.

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5 Tips To Save Gas

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.


Recycling trash bins line the street at an Earth Day event in Times Square on April 22, 2010 in New York City.(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Eye On New York: On Going Green

In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Dana Tyler talks being green, environmentally friendly and supporting Earth Day with Dr. Curt Stager, author of “Deep Future: The Next 100,000 Years of Life on Earth.”


Recycling trash bins line the street at an Earth Day event in Times Square on April 22, 2010 in New York City.(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Earth Day Celebrations Take Place Across NYC And New Jersey Friday

Many native New Yorkers typically avoid Times Square for all its touristy characteristics, but if you’re looking to go green, it’s the place to be this Earth Day.


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Eco-Speak: An Earth Day Glossary

WCBS 880’s Pat Farnack had her weekly chat with language maven Ben Zimmer.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Dukes’ Earth Day Tips

I know you’re all wondering how to celebrate and contribute to Mother Earth. To help you decide what you should do to take part in saving the planet, our own Al Dukes has some Earth Day tips.


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Starbucks Celebrates Earth Day With Free Coffee

What does a New Yorker love more than coffee? Free coffee – and that’s what Starbucks is serving up in honor of Earth Day this Friday.

CBS New York–04/21/2011

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NYC To Build Solar Power Plants On Capped Landfills

This is part of PlaNYC, which Mayor Bloomberg launched four years ago, on Earth Day 2007.



NYC Earth Day 2011 Celebrations

Hey New Yorkers, want to thank Mother Nature this Earth Day – without hugging a tree? There are plenty of events happening in the city to show your appreciation for the environment.

CBS New York–04/21/2011