Company Lights Up the World While Reducing Pollution
When the sun goes down on developing worlds, many of their people depend on kerosene lamps to see. Now a multi-national corporation is reducing pollution, energy costs, petrochemical use, and making millions of people safer, in a single stroke.
Cool Uses for Recycled Items
Handy Ma'am lists household items that can be reused in a variety of ways.
New Uses for Recycled Sports Equipment
Handy Ma'am shows surprising ways to use sports equipment around the house.
LED Lighting Options to Save on Energy Bills
Host Andy Baryer lights the way with LED light bulb options. Should you invest in LED lighting? Watch to find out!
Heat Your Home for Eight Pence a Day Using Tealights
We are heading into winter so here's some great advice on how to heat your home for eight pence a day using Tealights.
What You Need to Know About Holiday LED Lights
James Forsberg with Home Depot talks about new LED bulbs and trading in your old holiday lights for the eco-friendly kind.
A Primer on Heirloom Tomatoes
Irregularly shaped, vividly colored fruits grown from the seeds of non-hybridized tomato plants, thereby standing apart from drab supermarket tomatoes, which are uniformly orange and spheroid.
Time Explains: Solar Energy
The largest solar plant in the world is going online soon in California. Its construction marks the beginning of an explosion of growth in the U.S Solar industry.
'Cool' Future Desert Home
A future desert home will provide heat-tolerant living in a modular design.
Carbon-Negative Energy Source Powers Homes on Walnut Shells
It's not exactly Mr. Fusion but it's getting close. All Power Labs in Berkeley, Calif., has built and sold hundreds of gasifiers around the world. The portable power source runs on organic material like corn cobs and coconut shells. But it's not just cleaner burning. Even the waste is good for the planet. All Power Lab's Tom Price shows us how it works.
How to Use Halloween Pumpkin Leftovers
Scary jack-o'-lanterns are perfect for attracting little ghosts and goblins to your doorstep. But, after your Halloween pumpkin is carved, what can you do with the pulp and seeds? Green living expert Terri Bennett shares her tips for making the most of your pumpkin carvings.
TERRA 821: Glass Half Full
Glass Half Full is the story of three Montana organizations that recycle glass. A city official, a passionate self-starter, and a dedicated craftsman take us through the possibilities that glass recycling have for a community. Produced by Abby Kent.
Tips For Energy-Efficient Gaming And Entertainment
Monique O'Grady with the Alliance to Save Energy provides tips on energy efficient gaming and entertainment.
NEON: Planet Earth’s EKG
The planet’s ecosystems are changing faster than humans have been able to track, but now a new network of sensors are coming online that will form an “EKG” for Mother Earth.
Chicago's Cermak Road Was Constructed of Smog-Eating Cement
A two-mile stretch of Chicago’s gritty Cermak Road has undergone a $16 million renovation that make it one of the world’s greenest. Check out the cement that eats smog.
Harmful Ingredient Found In Antibacterial Soap From Alexandra Zissu
Alexandra Zissu explains why antibacterial products could actually be damaging to your health. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Tips For Buying Organic Produce From Alexandra Zissu
Alexandra Zissu shares some advice on how to buy organic and not break the bank. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Tips on Making Sure Your New Home Is a Green Space From Alexandra Zissu
Alexandra Zissu gives advice for homebuyers who want to invest in a green space. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Chemical In Plastics Could Be In Your Blood From Alexandra Zissu
Alexandra Zissu explains why BPA can be dangerous. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Important Facts About The Safety Of Household Products From Alexandra Zissu
Green Expert Alexandra Zissu discusses the importance of knowing more about what you bring into your home. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
How Indoor Air Pollution Affects Your Home From Alexandra Zissu
Green Expert Alexandra Zissu talks to Marlo Thomas about what indoor air pollution is and how to avoid it. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Safe DIY Household Cleaners From Alexandra Zissu
Alexandra Zissu shares some tips on how to make household cleaners that don't contain toxic chemicals. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Alexandra Zissu With Marlo Thomas
Alexandra Zissu shares important tips and advice on how to live green. Part of the series Mondays with Marlo on MarloThomas.com.
Spinning Solar Panels May Be More Efficient
Solar power holds the promise of cheap sustainable electric power with no moving parts, but the cheap part is still only a promise. Now a solar company is testing a new approach to solar power that is actually kinda cute.
Making Water Conservation Pretty
Water conservation does not have to be an eyesore anymore - just take a look at this jaw-dropping water saver!
How to Set Up a Rain Barrel
Let mother nature help water your plants. Green living expert Terri Bennett shows you how to set up a rain barrel that will keep your garden healthy and your water bill low.
Eco-Friendly Tips for Picnic Season
Go green for you next outdoor party or barbecue! Green living expert Terri Bennett shares some eco-friendly alternatives to the usual picnic supplies that end up in a landfill.
How to Kick Your Bottled Water Habit
Drinking lots of water is a healthy habit, but all of the plastic bottles add up. Green living expert Terri Bennett offers some eco-friendly tips to keep you and the planet healthy.
How to Reduce Packaging Waste
Packaging makes up about one third of the waste that we generate. During your next trip to the market, remember these waste-reducing tips from green living expert Terri Bennett.
Tips for Buying Organic and Local Beer
Next time you kick back with a cold one, go green by buying organic or locally made beer. Green living expert Terri Bennett explains the benefits of cracking open a delicious, eco-friendly brew.