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Inside one man's quest to grow and forage 100% of his food for an entire year

Rob Greenfield is a man on many missions. He has biked barefoot across the country on a bicycle made out of bamboo, he lived a year without showering to promote water conservation, and most recently, he has been putting down…

Is your Netflix habit bad for the environment?

In the old days, when you had to drive to a movie theater or go to a video store to get some entertainment, it was easy to see how your actions could have an impact on the environment. After all,…

Thinking deep thoughts has impact on life span

Are you always deep in thought, thinking nonstop about the world around you? You might want to cut back on that. Researchers at Harvard Medical School just published a study in the journal Nature comparing the brains of people who…

Having this mentality about time is probably stressing you out

Time: is there ever enough of it? According to many harried adults out there, definitely not. A quick internet search on “time management tricks” will lead you down a dark rabbit hole that might, in turn, only make you feel…

Responsible Living

Having this mentality about time is probably stressing you out

Time: is there ever enough of it? According to many harried adults out there, definitely not. A quick internet search on “time management tricks” will lead you down a dark rabbit hole that might, in turn, only make you feel…

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How to find awe in everyday things

The word “awesome” is ubiquitous these days – used to describe almost anything agreeable from a slice of Margherita pizza to that new sweater you just bought. But can these things really inspire a life-altering sense of wonderment and reverence?…

How to find awe in everyday things

The word “awesome” is ubiquitous these days – used to describe almost anything agreeable from a slice of Margherita pizza to that new sweater you just bought. But can these things really inspire a life-altering sense of wonderment and reverence?…

Buying 'green' won't make you any happier, but buying less will

At some point, buying a new pair of jeans just for the sake of having a new pair of jeans may become permanently etched in our actual genes. After all, we’ve spent generations steeping in a culture that extols the…

6 household items with hidden plastic in them

It’s hard to get away from plastic. The easiest thing to do is to get serious about reducing your use of plastic, but after that, it gets trickier. Recycling is important way to keeping plastics and microplastics out of landfills…

Narcissists fall out of love with themselves as they get older

When it comes to human foibles, there isn’t much that aging doesn’t cure. Most of us eventually grow out of all that petty self-puffery — the vanity, pride and arrogance of youth. But narcissism is a tough nut to crack….