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Environment
by Emily
10 years ago
Top 10 Most Amazing and Creative Recycled Art Displays

Top 10 Most Amazing and Creative Recycled Art DisplaysRecycled art is becoming more and more popular as our world is realizing the extreme importance of recycling. Many artists are finding amazing and creative ways to transform trash into treasure. Recycled art, AKA eco art, is a wonderful contribution not only to the world of art but to the world itself. Artists who integrate recyclable items into their artwork end up sparing the world millions of items that would otherwise be wasted, filling up landfills and polluting the earth. The following 10 artists demonstrate uniqueness, creativity, imagination, and the use of recyclable materials; these artistic factors have allowed them to create the most amazing and creative recycled art sculptures and portraits in the world. These top10 works of recycled art are in no particular order, each one of them exudes excellence and all are equally amazing in their own way! This amazing recycled art sculpture, created by artists Mark Grieve and Ilana Spector, took its formation a few years back in Black Rock Desert, NV. The creative concept came from an assignment given to Mark Grieve to create an entryway into an area where a lot of people parked their bikes. Black Rock Desert, home to the yearly Burning Man Project, was the perfect site for their assignment. [read the rest]

Environment
by Kubera
3 years ago
Five Animals That Are at the Brink of Extinction

Five species you didn't know were endangered due to climate change and human greed. This article will mention five species groups. The five mentioned species will hopefully broaden your horizon.

Environment
by Yindee
3 years ago
Going Grey is the Green Solution for Saving Water

Over half the water we use goes down the drain yet it can be used for watering the garden. Here are ways to use this "grey" water from the bath and shower more effectively and keep the garden green.

Environment
by RoseWrites
3 years ago
Safe Mosquito Eradication That Works: Using Coffee, Bti, Rubbing Alcohol, and a Cat

While researching the Zika virus, I discovered the safest, most effective ways to eradicate disease-carrying mosquitoes. Turns out: used coffee grounds sprinkled over stagnant water sources (like bromeliad flowers or leaves) acts as a larvicide and as a deterrent to egg-laying mosquitoes. If you live in a Zika-endemic area, I highly recommend Bti (Bacillus thuringiensis serotype israelensis). Two other ways I have remained bite-free: a spray bottle of 70 percent rubbing alcohol and my trusty sidekick, Editor Cat.

Environment
by Shar On
4 years ago
Australian Wetlands Need Protecting - Birds and Habitat Suffering

We all need to do more to protect our environment.  Many volunteers like Craig Lester spend many voluntary hours trying to save the birds, although we all have to do our bit.  Or our birds will become extinct like so many in the past.

Environment
by Monechetti
4 years ago
5 Winter Weather Wonders

Winter is a polarizing time of year - most people either love the associated weather or they hate it, and there's very little in-between. Some winter weather phenomena is so unique, so mesmerizing, that even the most dedicated fan of summer has to stop and admire.

Environment
by KathyRM
5 years ago
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, A Touch Of Wonder

The Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a wonderful place to spend the day at, exploring the Steinhardt Conservatory, walking through the many beautifully laid out gardens, lying on the grass in the cherry orchard or running through the woods.

Environment
by SparkyStar
5 years ago
5 Easy Ways To Help The Environment And Save Money

Here are five easy to implement long-term tips to save money and help the environment too.

Environment
by J. Larson
5 years ago
What is Permaculture Landscaping

Instead of agriculture we should be doing permaculture.  Permaculture is system of growing things that relies on natural patterns, perennials planting and good design. 

Environment
by SparkyStar
5 years ago
5 Simple Ways To Save Water In The Home

Here are five easy and manageable ways in which you could save on your water bills today.

Environment
by SparkyStar
5 years ago
6 Step Guide To Making Your Own Compost

Help the environment today by learning how to make your own compost. It is free and will save you money too.

Environment
by Yindee
5 years ago
Propolis comes from trees and bees and is a potent antibiotic

We can benefit from the antioxidant and anti-microbial action of propolis - a resinous substance made by honey bees. It can also be used as a stimulant and also has healing, analgesic, anaesthetic and anti-inflammatory Properties.

Environment
by Marlando
5 years ago
Elephants, Ivory and Our Kind

If you're interested and care about animals you will want to read this article. Elephants, Ivory and Our Kind is an eye-opening "documentary." (Warning two images may be graphic for some readers.)

Environment
by SparkyStar
5 years ago
5 Easy Ways To Reduce Your Food Waste

Are you often throwing away leftover food or food that has past its sell by date? Use these 5 simple tactics to reduce your food waste, put more money back in your pocket and help the environment.

Environment
by Eliza R.
5 years ago
9 Reasons Why You Should Start Raising Backyard Chickens This Summer

Do you know someone who raises chickens in their backyard? Ever wonder if you could do it too? The answer is yes! And here are 9 reasons why you should start this summer!

Environment
by Darren Leon
5 years ago
Sea Turtles on the Brink in Turkey

Turkey is a land of beautiful beaches, which attract millions of tourists per year. Large investments go into developing the resorts and attractions that make these beaches a favored destination. While it may look like no harm is being done, some local residents are suffering, a population of native sea turtles.

Environment
by J. Larson
5 years ago
The Death Of The Banana

There is a global problem in the making right now that most people are not even aware of. The beloved banana that you find on grocery store shelves around the world is under threat from a unstoppable fungus that has swept through large portion of the banana growing regions. This fungus is so far untreatable and we haven't yet found any means of stopping its spread.

Environment
by Angie
5 years ago
Dragons are Real!

From the perspective of the ant, the Texas Horned Lizard might seem like a dragon, and like the myth, the Texas Horned Lizard could be a thing of legend in generations to come.

Environment
by cmorr7
5 years ago
Thomas Malthus' Theory on Population

Thomas Malthus was a famous reverend, known for his dabbling in environmental arts in the late 17 and 1800's, this article summarizes his theory on population and Neo-Malthusians.

Environment
by Chedie
5 years ago
How to Increase Your Home's Value By Gardening (Even When You Don't Have a Green Thumb)

Did you know that having a well-maintained garden can help boost a home's worth? Now that is a big problem for people with "black thumbs". Fortunately there are ways to make nature's elves work their magic for you.

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