New Fairtrade flavor for Ben & Jerry's!!
Family, Kids & Health Stuff
- EWG's Sunscreen Buyer's Guide for iPhone - Great resource for when out buying sunscreen and need help finding the safest and most effective (get through iTunes store - free app).
- GMOs: Hidden Ingredient - (CBS News Video) "A recent poll shows that 53 percent of Americans say they won't purchase foods that have been genetically modified. But, as Armen Keteyian reports, many Americans are unaware that they already do."
- How to Make Your Supermarket Fair Trade Friendly - (Change.org: End Human Trafficking)
- 85% of tested juice box contained LEAD - (Nutrition for Empowered Women) Check out this list...
- The PlanetBox: A lunch box for those inheriting our planet - (Z Recommeds) Pricey, but way cool lunch box.
- Tell Mars, Cargill, and Hershey to Stop Using "Blood Chocolate" - (Change.org)
- Ben and Jerry's Fudge Brownie Ice Cream is Now Fairtrade - Woooohooo!!!!
Beauty & Fashion Stuff
- 17-Year-Old Former Refugee Turns Spent Bullets into Pro-Peace Jewelry - (Ecouterre) An inspiring story and the necklace is pretty neat too!
- Sneak Peek at Fall's Best Sustainable Shoes - (EcoStiletto) Ooohhhh, these are cute...and you can win them!
Tech & Science Stuff
- Death by Gadget - (NYTimes.com) "'Blood diamonds' have faded away, but we may now be carrying 'blood phones.'" Something to think about when buying the latest and greatest...
- World's First Electronic Spectacles Could Make Bifocals Obsolete - (Ecouterre) If bifocals are in your future...this may be your saving grace!
School, College & Student Stuff
- Stunning Zero Plus Energy Lab at Hawaii Preparatory Academy - (Inhabitat) Wow...who wouldn't want to go to school here!
Nature & Environment Stuff
- Biggest Animals: The Largest of the Large - (WebEcoist) Pics of some crazy huge animals...the gigantic house cat gets our vote.
- Buzz Killers: 10 Of The World's Biggest, Baddest Bugs - (WebEcoist) OK... any one of these would scare the bejeezers out of us!
- Trade Your Stuff! - (The Daily Green) "Try Swaptree for exchanging books, music, movies and more."
Other Random Cool Stuff