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Why We Need to Stop Thinking of Our Clothing as Disposable
Rewire

Why We Need to Stop Thinking of Our Clothing as Disposable

Posted: April 10, 2019

BY: Dana Halferty Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. What do you do with clothes you can’t donate? Despite the fact that nearly 100 percent of textiles are ...

Climate Change is here, what can you do?
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Long Island Business Report

Climate Change is here, what can you do?

Premiered: June 20, 2018

The reality of climate has never been more clear or more dangerous, but what can we do today to help the health of the earth for future generations? Our partners at the Long Island Business Report bring in climate change and sustainability experts ...

Home Need a New Look? Decorate Sustainably for Less
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Home Need a New Look? Decorate Sustainably for Less

Posted: June 12, 2018

By Jen Fuller Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. Post-spring cleaning season is a perfect time to put some thought into sprucing up your place. And, if you haven’t ...

New Life For An Old Bridge
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MetroFocus

New Life For An Old Bridge

Premiered: June 6, 2018

For its next public service, the old Tappan Zee is going underwater, and it’s a boom to our ecosystem. Our partners at MetroFocus have the details.

Cuomo’s Bag Ban Stalled
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MetroFocus

Cuomo’s Bag Ban Stalled

Premiered: June 11, 2018

Governor Cuomo’s ban on plastic bags hit a snag in Albany. Our partners at MetroFocus find out why.

How to Incorporate Zero-Waste Habits Into your Life
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How to Incorporate Zero-Waste Habits Into your Life

Posted: May 16, 2018

By Hope Timmermann Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. It’s Monday at the office. You need a coffee buzz. You grab a disposable paper cup, a plastic lid and a single-use ...

Get Rid of Broken Electronics The Earth-Friendlier Way
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Get Rid of Broken Electronics The Earth-Friendlier Way

Posted: May 14, 2018

By Jen Fuller Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. It begins slowly: a forgotten cable here, an old iPod there. Eventually you realize that you’ve created a little electronics ...

How to Build an Ethical and Sustainable Wardrobe on a Budget
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How to Build an Ethical and Sustainable Wardrobe on a Budget

Posted: May 9, 2018

Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. By Alauna Yust Until recently, I had never thought much about where my clothing came from or how it was made. A proud bargain shopper, I ...

Cyberchase: A Renewable Hope
Cyberchase

Cyberchase: A Renewable Hope

Posted: April 30, 2018

From our partners at Cyberchase: Hacker has finally captured those Earth kids on the Wreaker! Before he can decide what to do next, an alarm goes off…the Wreaker is out of fuel! He lands on the nearest cybersite, Ekardia, an eerie place with no ...

Meet People and Make a Difference Through Citizen Science
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Meet People and Make a Difference Through Citizen Science

Posted: April 20, 2018

By Rachel Crowell Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. Are you passionate about the environment, public health or the natural wonders of the world? If you’re intrigued by the ...

4 Ways to Give Back to Your Community This Spring
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4 Ways to Give Back to Your Community This Spring

Posted: April 16, 2018

This story is part of our partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. By Elaine Thompson If you’re anything like me, you probably spent the winter cooped up indoors, feeling a little depressed. (If you’re exactly like me, you had ...

Morocco Turns the Sahara Desert into a Solar Energy Oasis
PBS Newshour

Morocco Turns the Sahara Desert into a Solar Energy Oasis

Posted: February 22, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSDo67E1k3s&t=2s This piece was produced by our partners at PBS NewsHour. Morocco says it wants to be the Saudi Arabia of solar energy. Its flagship project is a first-of-its-kind, $9-billion energy plant ...