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Published Date: 8/5/2014
Anyone who has ever recycled a plastic container in the U.S. can thank Milly Zantow for making it possible. The environmental pioneer, inspired by Japan’s comprehensive recycling programs, worked to create a similar system in her Wisconsin home. Early U.S. recycling...
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Published Date: 4/13/2014
Born in England in the 19th century, Archibald Belaney immigrated to Canada and took on the identity of Grey Owl during his time with the Ojibwe people. He transitioned from working as a trapper to a conservationist later in life, becoming one of the earliest advocates...
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Published Date: 10/5/2013
One of the modern world's greatest dreamers, Steve Jobs, died two years ago today. In his honor, we present a quiz about him and his fellow visionaries.
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Published Date: 10/5/2013
Timothy Treadwell had his supporters and his critics but nobody doubted his passion for Grizzly Bears...
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Published Date: 4/22/2013
On Earth Day, we remember a woman who was “one of the elders” of the environmentalist movement...
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Published Date: 4/14/2013
Half a century after Rachel Carson's death, her work toward a cleaner environment still resonates...
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