With nearly 1/3 of all edible food parts wasted around the world annually and roughly 40% of all food in the U.S. destined for the dump, the collective disconnect and unrealistic expectations of our food supplies does the planet a tremendous amount of harm. How so? Well, unless there’s active trash sorting and composting, food waste get dropped off in a […]
Mesquite, Texas: Last Saturday at Town East Mall, recycled couture fused with the spirit of Halloween at the Great Big Spooky-Wooky Recycled Costume Contest. This was the 6th annual recycled fashion show Keep Mesquite Beautiful has hosted, and all were welcome to submit their festive upcycled garments. Their main advert featured a Tim-Burton-inspired Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland, […]
If the hybridized monstrosity from Lovecraft’s realm could actually perish, know that consuming him (at least his head portion) would little negative impact on our desecrated oceans. Of course, the cult followers would come at you with their chantings, and probably try to slaughter you for the sacrifice, but…maybe after frying the Lord of R’lyeh […]
Just in case you haven’t been paying attention to your local enviro-news outlet, one of the most important and influential parades will be taking place in not only New York City, but in Paris, Melbourne, Rio De Janeiro, London, Berlin and other spots in the world. In NY, hundreds of organizations have assembled between 77th […]
In case you haven’t been paying attention to your regular enviro-news outlet, a few mysterious craters have popped up in Russia recently, with scientists initially baffled at what could have created them. Now, these gaping holes aren’t nearly as metal exciting as Turkmenistan’s (partially) man-induced “Door to Hell“, but they most certainly are troubling. While the general […]
While I’m here topping off Blue Moon ginger ales and recycling the cans like a good flora-bat… …Tania Dawn of Tundramoon Designs has been getting creative with aluminum cans, turning them into lovely jewelry! Along with cutting, decorating and shaping beer and soda cans, she uses bottle caps, vintage pieces of jewelry, glass and wooden beads, and […]
Snakes, black cats, ravens and crows—these are just some of the creatures who have been associated with the ominous and occult for centuries in lore, film, and especially religion. But between all the animals, beasts and insects alike, no others hold nocturnal reign like those belonging to the order Chiroptera. There are currently over 1,200 […]
Summer is now in full swing in the ‘States, and that means it’s open season for flirtation and coital rendezvous. Whether you’re with a partner, a couple of partners, or flying solo in all this, do yourself a favour and address your lust (or love) with ethical and sustainable products listed after the jump–you’ll be glad you did.