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Healthy New Year! How to be a healthier traveller in 2019

HEALTHY NEW YEAR! HOW TO BE A HEALTHIER TRAVELLER IN 2019

Make 2019 the year you get ‘travel ready', says Dr Jane Wilson-Howarth, with our handy checklist of travel essentials to keep you fighting...

New online tool HomeFit allows New Zealanders to test how warm, dry and safe their houses are

NEW ONLINE TOOL HOMEFIT ALLOWS NEW ZEALANDERS TO TEST HOW WARM, DRY AND SAFE THEIR HOUSES ARE

A new, free website will work out how smart your home is, and offer suggestions on how to make it smarter. Words: Nadene Hall A new,...

 
 
 
Biodegradable, compostable polymer films show promise for developing more eco-friendly packaging materials

BIODEGRADABLE, COMPOSTABLE POLYMER FILMS SHOW PROMISE FOR DEVELOPING MORE ECO-FRIENDLY PACKAGING MATERIALS

German researchers recently unveiled the latest class of bioplastics that will help reduce the veritable mountains of plastic packaging...

Save 28% on the Nimble Eco-Friendly Fast Portable Charger

SAVE 28% ON THE NIMBLE ECO-FRIENDLY FAST PORTABLE CHARGER

We have a great deal on the Nimble Eco-Friendly Fast Portable Charger in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save 28% off...

 
 
 
The Fascinating Engineering Behind VW's Electric Car Platform of the Future

THE FASCINATING ENGINEERING BEHIND VW'S ELECTRIC CAR PLATFORM OF THE FUTURE

Volkswagen , the company that brought us Dieselgate , wants us forget its last eco-disaster by promising to bring affordable electric...

Re-Imagining New York's Central Park after an Eco-Terrorist Attack

RE-IMAGINING NEW YORK'S CENTRAL PARK AFTER AN ECO-TERRORIST ATTACK

Central Cloud of Breath / Chuanfei Yu, Jiaqi Wang + Huiwen Shi. Image © LA+ Iconoclast The results of the LA+ ICONCOCLAST competition...

 
 
 
Volunteer scuba divers are removing more than a tonne of rubbish from Wellington's waterfront each month

VOLUNTEER SCUBA DIVERS ARE REMOVING MORE THAN A TONNE OF RUBBISH FROM WELLINGTON'S WATERFRONT EACH MONTH

Meet the scuba diver on a mission to clean up Wellington's ocean floor. Words: Mikaela Wilkes What do a bottle of Vietnamese “snake...

PC gaming editor Jeff Grubb's top 14 games of 2018

PC GAMING EDITOR JEFF GRUBB'S TOP 14 GAMES OF 2018

Jeffrey Grubb didn't like a lot of the biggest games that came out in 2018, but that didn't matter. The past year still offered up...

 
 
 
Chris Giblin and Sarah Mathew call Glenfern wildlife sanctuary on Great Barrier Island home

CHRIS GIBLIN AND SARAH MATHEW CALL GLENFERN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY ON GREAT BARRIER ISLAND HOME

Sarah Matthew and Chris Giblin with Max and Tui. The only human residents of a thriving Great Barrier Island wildlife sanctuary are...

Will 2019 Be the Year of the Eco-Friendly Filler?

WILL 2019 BE THE YEAR OF THE ECO-FRIENDLY FILLER?

Just in time to finish out the year comes some exciting aesthetic-focused news from yesterday's WWD : The first silk-based biodegradable...

 
 
 
Guesthouse Paraty / CRU! Architects

GUESTHOUSE PARATY / CRU! ARCHITECTS

© Nelson Kon Architects: CRU! Architects Location: Brazil Lead Architect: Sven Mouton Collaborators: Community eco-builders cooperative...

Guest Blogger Krystal Sayer of the Eco Society shares how to have a Merry zero-waste Christmas

GUEST BLOGGER KRYSTAL SAYER OF THE ECO SOCIETY SHARES HOW TO HAVE A MERRY ZERO-WASTE CHRISTMAS

Krystal Sayer doesn't let her sustainable intentions fly out the window with Santa's reindeer It's crazy how one small change in my...

 
 
 
The Foodie Gift Guide

THE FOODIE GIFT GUIDE

ABOVE: The Bestowe Start Cooking Gift Box will be a treat for any-level cook, with a Japanese Selvage Denim Apron, a honey dipper,...

Bonaqua promotes “B.Y.O.B” with Tai Mo Shan Kiosk's icon “Aunt Lin”

BONAQUA PROMOTES “B.Y.O.B” WITH TAI MO SHAN KIOSK'S ICON “AUNT LIN”

Today marks the official launch of the Hong Kong's first “BonaquaTM Water Station”, an eco-friendly initiative by Coca-Cola China Limited...

 
 
 
The best wooden toys you can buy

THE BEST WOODEN TOYS YOU CAN BUY

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Dr. Axe's Healthy Holiday Gift Guide

DR. AXE'S HEALTHY HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

With every holiday gift you give, you have the power to transform a person's life for the better - and create positive ripple effects...

 
 
 
Give loved ones the gift of health and wellness this Christmas

GIVE LOVED ONES THE GIFT OF HEALTH AND WELLNESS THIS CHRISTMAS

For some, the holiday season is all about feasting and indulging - but it's a rude awakening once the feasting comes to an end and...

Yes, You Should Be Infusing Your Vinegar - Here's How

YES, YOU SHOULD BE INFUSING YOUR VINEGAR - HERE'S HOW

Bonus: It's the eco-friendly thing to do too.

 
 
 
Kellogg's Turns Leftover Corn Flakes Into Beer, Everyone Wins

KELLOGG'S TURNS LEFTOVER CORN FLAKES INTO BEER, EVERYONE WINS

Big Beer has taken important strides to improve sustainability this year, with brands like Carlsberg and Corona announcing eco-friendly...

This Shopping Hack Makes Your Online Holiday Orders More Eco-Friendly

THIS SHOPPING HACK MAKES YOUR ONLINE HOLIDAY ORDERS MORE ECO-FRIENDLY

Let your cart do the work for you.