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Cash In the Attic: Doing a Home Energy Audit

A home energy audit is the best way to pinpoint where your house is wasting watts and figure out the steps you can take to shrink costly utility bills.
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A Renowned Writer Reflects on What It Means to Have a Voice

Terry Tempest Williams talks about speaking out for conservation.
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Vultures Take Over Suburbia

They vomit all over the place, urinate on themselves to cool off, and feed on the dead. Now they’re disgusting and even frightening suburban homeowners. But vultures are amazing creatures that are a key part of the food chain, and they reveal a lot about wildlife’s ability to adapt to us. 
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How To Draw a Bird

A new guide to bird drawing inspires a deeper connection with nature.
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Green Guru: Do We Need Satellites?

The number of earth-monitoring satellites directly affects our ability to see our changing planet.
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Raising Fish in Urban Areas

Farming fish like tilapia in cities could take pressure off wild stocks.
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Has the Environment Become a Non-Issue in the 2012 Presidential Race?

Drilling in the Arctic. Shale-gas fracking from New York to Texas. The earth heating up. And Obama and Romney nowhere to be found. 
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Green Guru: Eating Bugs

Insects are an eco-friendly meat alternative.
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Green Guru: How Safe Are BPA Alternatives?

Alternatives to BPA may not be as safe as you think, so choose wisely. 
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The Truth Behind Food Labels

It can be confusing trying to make sense of all the environmental claims plastered on food products lining grocery store aisles.
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Bringing Science to the Forefront of Presidential Debates

A group urges the presidential candidates to discuss science, technology, and the environment.
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Building Bridges Out of Plastic

One company is using disposable bottles and containers to create passageways.
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Bride's Guide to Green Weddings

A growing number of couples are saying “I do” to weddings that save waste and natural resources, without sacrificing elegance. These tips will show you how. 
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Audubon Magazine

Urban Farms Sprout Across the Country

Gray asphalt and abandoned lots in cities are being turned into farms as city dwellers grow fruits and vegetables in the shadow of skyscrapers.
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Green Guru: Fabric or Plastic?

The most eco-friendly options for grocery bags and trash can liners.
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How Sweet It Is: Maple Syrup Recipes

Tasty ideas using tree-tapped maple syrup. 
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Maple Syrup, the Vermont Way

Drizzling your flapjacks with bona fide maple syrup tapped from northern hardwood forests provides a mouthwatering breakfast—and a boon to birds. 
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Green Guru: Do Electric Cars Really Reduce Pollution?

The emissions of an electric car from production to the charging station. 
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Trash Fish: It's What's For Dinner

Obscure fish are becoming the increasingly trendy eco-choice meal.
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Audubon Magazine

Audubon Guide to Winter Bird-Feeding

A world-renowned ornithologist shows how, with the right combination of feeder and food, your backyard can be a refuge for birds and a stage for watching their colorful antics.
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Green Guru: How Eco-friendly Are Reef Ball Burials?

Things to consider before burying your loved one at sea.
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Into the Woods

Rue Mapp is using social media to lure people outdoors.
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Audubon Magazine

Audubon Holiday Gift Guide

Gift ideas for everyone on your list, from bird lovers and green fashionistas to jet-setting eco-travelers and kids.
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365 Days of Christmas

A real tree can be more than a beautiful emblem of nature in your home. After the holidays are over, it can serve as a gift to wildlife year-round.
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Audubon Magazine

Green Guru: Vegetarian Thanksgiving

How to serve a turkey-free Thanksgiving without sacrificing taste.
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Audubon Magazine

The Audubon Guide to Binoculars

When it comes to birdwatching, what you choose to look through makes all the difference.
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Audubon Magazine

Audubon Holiday Gift Guide: Foodie

For the ever-hungry food lover who always wants new ideas.
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Audubon Magazine

Sunny Days Ahead

College teams from across the country and around the globe recently traveled to Washington to see who could build the most affordable, energy-efficient, and attractive solar-powered home. 
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Audubon Magazine

Rays That Pay

Enticed by state and federal energy incentives, a utility rebate program, and falling prices for solar panels, a Colorado couple hooks their home up to the sun.
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Audubon Holiday Gift Guide: Fashion Addict

For the fashionista who loves to get decked out.
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