Photo courtesy of Faelyn at Flickr.com. Have you ever been in a confined space with a lot of other people and felt the temperature rising? Rather than give into claustrophobia, a Swedish company is going to convert body heat into energy. The heat will be used to reduce energy … [Read more...] about Thank goodness for hot Swedes!
The Onion has a few tips for this year's gardening season. Here's one to give you an idea what you're in for: Gardening experts agree that talking to your plants is a great way to exhale carbon dioxide onto them. They also have some tips for making fool-proof Faustian … [Read more...] about Organic Gardening Tips from the Onion
Hmm...a â€œgreen valentine.â€ Is that a valentine with food poisoning? Or a friend whoâ€™s green with envy over your hot date tonight? No, no dear readers, weâ€™re talking about green as in environmentally friendly! Thatâ€™s right, weâ€™re here to tell you that today, you, … [Read more...] about Be My Green Valentine
The other day we wrote about non-profit organization Heifer International as a source of great alternative gift giving. They sell livestock. Really! No, you don't get to keep the cow, you actually buy it (or a chicken, or a duck, or a rabbit, or a sheep) for a needy family. … [Read more...] about Dan Zanes’ Holiday Song for Heifer Charity!