Tight on space and often located in the heart of busy urban blocks, many New York City school kids have little access to a backyard or green play areas in their schools. Here are four programs that are challenging city school kids to learn more about the natural world and get outdoors to learn and play.
Learn which celebrities are building a sustainable future with efforts towards being green and educating the public about environmental issues.
Don’t let the excuse of not being at home cause you to make less eco-friendly decisions. Here are some things you can do at work to ensure you keep up your earth-friendly habits.
There are many ways to reuse items around your house. Being creative can save you money and reduce your waste. Learn about which everyday products can be reused or serve another purpose before throwing them away.
More and more people are becoming vegetarians or vegans these days, because of health reasons or just wanting to live a more animal-friendly lifestyle. What should you consider before becoming a vegetarian? Read on to find out.
Here are five natural spots, accessible by public transportation, that offer a new way to explore New York’s five boroughs.
Staying warm this winter can take a huge chunk out of your family’s budget. Thankfully, even if you are renting, there are some easy ways to reduce your heat bill and cut back on the amount of energy used in your home.
Whether looking for trendy new furniture or repurposed items to furnish your home, it is easy to find environmentally friendly furnishing that can fit nearly every New Yorker’s budget.
When trying to determine what is best for the environment, there are several options we are faced with. Here are some helpful and simple pointers to lead a greener lifestyle.
Water is a necessity for all living things and it is considered to be a renewable resource because it can be reused and we acquire more of it when it rains. We must start being more conservative with its usage, especially in arid regions.
Get ideas about what types of foods are fun and healthy for your child so you can ensure even the pickiest eaters are getting their nutrition.
Learn about the different architects that are utilizing their creative skills to develop green infrastructure throughout the US.
Water is a precious resource and we should not waste it. Learn how to clean your clothes efficiently without racking up the energy and water bills.
While the number of sustainable workplaces throughout the boroughs is on the rise, a few homegrown standouts have taken their green workplace to the next level by combining a sustainability-focused mission with an eco-friendly environment.
If you would like to read about how to live more sustainably or how others began their journey to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle, here are a few suggestions to get you started.