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Artist sculpts hyper-real landscape out of encyclopedia set (Video)

Books aren't just for reading -- you can carve incredible works out of them too, as this artist has done with this 24-volume set.

Source: Culture feed | 31 Jul 2015 | 9:38 pm MSD

Artists' glittering art installation repurposes 14,000 eyeglass lenses (Video)

Thousands of pairs of unwanted eyewear are collected and transformed into a unique, twinkling facade for an Istanbul museum.

Source: Culture feed | 30 Jul 2015 | 12:10 am MSD

New platform reframes energy and fuel consumption as a community health issue

Instead of talking about the number of micrograms of particulate matter per cubic meter, this website aims to enable a much more relatable understanding of your air pollution exposure.

Source: Culture feed | 24 Jul 2015 | 9:44 pm MSD

On MNN: Robot hotels, over-conditioned offices, seasteading still sinks, and I Kondoed my phone!

A look at some recent posts on our sister site that might interest TreeHuggers.

Source: Culture feed | 24 Jul 2015 | 5:21 pm MSD

How to find a company that is truly green

Here are some tips on how to be a savvy shopper who consistently gets past the greenwashing.

Source: Culture feed | 23 Jul 2015 | 5:00 pm MSD

Artist's handmade LED lamps are glowing mushroom wonders

Using glass and driftwood, these adorable little lights bring a bit of mushroom love into your home.

Source: Culture feed | 23 Jul 2015 | 3:00 pm MSD

Can you please just leave the redheads alone?

A pale-skinned redhead was told she couldn't board a flight earlier this month because she looked unfit for travel. It's odd, but not too surprising. People are weird about redheads in general.

Source: Culture feed | 21 Jul 2015 | 4:00 pm MSD

Disorder is the theme of this year's Prix Pictet Photo Competition

Bees, ivory poaching, and war are amongst the themes portrayed in this year's shortlist.

Source: Culture feed | 15 Jul 2015 | 4:00 pm MSD

Artist repurposes vintage books as exquisite paper cups & bowls

Old books are carefully cut up into pieces and reassembled into new, delicate forms.

Source: Culture feed | 14 Jul 2015 | 5:00 pm MSD

Who's really in charge at the supermarket?

Shoppers like to think they're in control of their own food decisions, but there's actually a complex web of manipulations between supermarkets and food processors going on behind the scenes.

Source: Culture feed | 14 Jul 2015 | 4:00 pm MSD

Oh No Mommy! Will the Greenies Take Fireworks Away From Us?

Obligatory Post About Green Fireworks for the 4th of July Fireworks are fun - who doesn't like explosions? - and a good excuse to get together with family and friends, but they're also not very clean. In Beijing, China, the smoke from fireworks during the new year celebrations tripled pollution levels overnight, and the toxic metals used to get the bright colorful sparks fall back to Earth, contaminating soil and water. Is there something we can do without losing the fireworks?

Source: LivingECHO | 3 Jul 2009 | 12:11 am MSD

Do Roses Stink?

For Valentine’s Day, birthdays, anniversaries or other special occasions, giving flowers often seems like a gift from Mother Nature herself.

But when flowers are doused in pesticides and transported long (i.e., energy-intensive) distances, their eco-appeal quickly evaporates.  The health impact conventionally-grown flowers has makes them even less desirable.

Source: LivingECHO | 14 Feb 2008 | 10:19 am MSK

The Natural Collection Supports Peace One Day Today

We're sure that millions of people all around the world have made a commitment to today's International Day of Peace.

Source: LivingECHO | 12 Oct 2007 | 2:07 am MSD

Taking Back the Streets: TreeHugger Tips For Car Free Day

Here are some ideas for World Car Free Day to take back our streets:...

Source: LivingECHO | 12 Oct 2007 | 1:57 am MSD

Seven Easy Pieces for Fall: Women

A new wind is starting to blow and you can almost smell change crackle in the air,...

Source: LivingECHO | 12 Oct 2007 | 1:56 am MSD

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