Design a Fundred Dollar Bill for Earth Day

An amazing amount of children and teens are all about fixing the world they're being handed... and there are some incredibly fun tools to help them do just that.For teenagers, the new site Inconvenient Youth is a one-stop shop for everything regarding living green and fighting climate change.For not-quite-teenagers, why not get involved in  the Fundred Dollar Bill Project?  … [Read more...]

Watch Out, It Might Be Easy To Miss Your Local Earth Day Festivities

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The 40th anniversary of Earth Day is next week, April 22nd, but did you know that your local Earth Day festivities are most likely THIS weekend?Not only is the couple-day early timing working against  you, but the lack of a central hub for discovering local activities and festivals might cause you to miss out on them too.Consider us your hub...  … [Read more...]

Jim Carrey Shows How NOT to Celebrate Arbor Day

Happy Arbor Day everyone!Since this last holiday of Earth Month happens to fall on a Friday this year, I thought we'd celebrate by indulging in some comic relief.Check out this clip of Jim Carey as "Environmental Guy" in his early days on In Living Color...and then let it be a lesson on why eco-snobbery sucks!    … [Read more...]

5 Fun & Cheap Earth Day DIY Ideas

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Earth Day this year?What could be better than getting your hands a little dirty and greening your own home?Yeah, I think that'd be a little more productive than simply screwing Earth Day.Following are my 5 favorite eco-friendly DIY ideas from Instructables' Earth Day list.Clearly, any of these would make great projects for Earth Day!  … [Read more...]

Screw Earth Day!

Green giant Grist has an idea for this April 22nd...SCREW EARTH DAY!Why would such a gigantic source for all things green be so anti-Earth Day?It might shock you, but they actually have some good reasons that might leave you asking yourself, "Should I screw Earth Day too?"I think I would start by first asking, "Why might you consider screwing Earth Day?"Grist says, "Screw Earth Day was born from mixed emotions about a day that we purists think doesn’t do enough to get the … [Read more...]

4 Fun Ways To Celebrate Earth Month

Earth Hour awesomely closed out the month of March and unofficially ushered in April -- which is known as Earth Month.Why is April called Earth Month?As Lighter Footsteps says, it's because April contains 3 uber-eco-holidays:World Heritage Day Earth Day Arbor DayThat's an awful lot of green for one month, eh (for our Canadian readers)?What are some FUN ways to celebrate and enjoy living green in Earth Month?Let us show you... … [Read more...]