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Egg-Shaped HemLoft Treehouse is Nestled in the Forests of Whistler

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Bond Bracelet: Reach Out And Touch Someone…Even If They’re A World Away!

When traveling far away from the ones we love, sometimes phone calls and Skype just aren’t enough. We long to be able to reach out and touch our friends and family, to give them a squeeze and let them know … Continue reading

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Beautiful Wooden Home in Norway Is Built Around Forest Trees

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UID Architects’ Nest House is an Eco-Friendly Retreat for Three Women in a Japanese Forest

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Breezy Green-Roofed Faique Houses Nestle Into a Wild Forest in Ecuador

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Peru Declares an Environmental Emergency in the Amazon

Photo via Shutterstock After years of negligence by oil and gas companies and a dearth of regulations designed to hold them accountable for their actions, the Peruvian government has declared an environmental emergency in a remote section of its northern … Continue reading

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Japanese Town Memorializes Miracle Pine Tree That Survived the 2011 Tsunami

It’s been two years since the deadly earthquake and tsunami ravaged Japan, destroying homes and triggering a nuclear disaster. Although the 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent deluge killed thousands and leveled towns, there was one stark reminder of the planet’s resilience: an … Continue reading

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Earth Hour Global Update: Uganda unveils the world’s first Earth Hour Forest

Preparations across the globe kick off for Earth Hour 2013 with the creation of the world’s first Earth Hour Forest in the East African nation of Uganda, to fight against the 6,000 hectares of deforestation that occurs in the country … Continue reading

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Envision Plans to Install 2,300 Rotating Solar Tree Car Shelters in South Carolina

In the United States, we have paved over 160 billion square feet of land simply to provide places to park cars. Recognizing these asphalt areas as opportune places for energy generation, California-based company Envision has created the Solar Tree, a … Continue reading

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House Hafner is a Beautiful Light-Filled Cubic Retreat With a Living Green Garage in Germany

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