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The Road of the Future Might Be Made From Plastic Trash

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Wed, 07/15/2015 (All day)

The Pacific Garbage Patch and landfills around the globe are overflowing with plastic waste, and you can circle the earth at the equator at least four times with all the soda and water bottles thrown away every year. But if an experiment from a Netherlands-based company proves successful, there could be a new use for all that plastic trash: road construction.

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To save water, new California homes will have less lawn

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Wed, 07/15/2015 (All day)

The days of expansive lawns carpeting the space around new homes are numbered in California.

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GMO Foods Could Be Labeled 'Natural' Under Proposed Law

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Wed, 07/15/2015 (All day)

The battle over GMO labeling in Washington, D.C., has taken a substantially darker turn.

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What kind of car is the most green, fuel efficient and budget friendly?

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Mon, 07/13/2015 (All day)

A decade ago, drivers who wanted to go green had little choice beyond Toyota's Prius hybrid.

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Picturing the Drought

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Mon, 07/13/2015 (All day)

Documenting the water crisis in the West, a photographer confronts distress, beauty and man’s complicity.