By Becky Striepe on April 2, 2014
Fourteen-year-old Suvir Mirchandani’s science project could save the U.S. federal government around $400 million in printing costs annually. The best part? Those savings represent using fewer resources. They wouldn’t have to print less or cut back in any way. All they’d have to do is begin using Garamond – a font that’s included for free on basically any computer.
By Becky Striepe on March 28, 2014
Earth Hour takes a lot of flack for not going far enough, but one study actually measured the impact of Earth Hour, and it’s pretty interesting!
By Becky Striepe on August 29, 2013
Earlier this week, we talked a bit about Earth Overshoot Day and how to conserve, so you can cut your own footprint. One of my favorite ways to reduce my impact is to use my crafty skills not only to repurpose materials that would be otherwise landfill-bound but to make things that replace disposables in my life.
By Becky Striepe on August 27, 2013
Last Wednesday – August 21st – was Earth Overshoot Day. What does that mean for the planet and the people who live here?
By LiveOAK Staff on April 22, 2013
Sometimes, fighting to protect the natural world can feel like a losing battle. Get inspired by this infographic that shows how far we’ve come.