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This Tiny Home In The Woods Is Irresistible. I Want One!

Tiny homes are becoming more and more popular. Just about everyone is sick of paying mortgages and forking out more and more every year...

9 Tweets From An Astronaut Will Remind You Of The Earth’s...

Reid Wiseman is an astronaut with NASA as well as a naval aviator. He was selected to be an astronaut in 2011 and is...

The Ocean Influences Us, And We Influence It. We’re Connected.

http://www.youtube.com/embed/QUW_Zv_jJb8 We tend to think of the ocean...

This Guy Plans To Live On An Iceberg For A Year....

http://www.youtube.com/embed/DsPyFlHpHsU Alex Bellini is an adventurer and motivational...

You’ll Put Down The Bottle After You Read These Facts.

Plastic is pretty common in our lives. Chances are, you're sitting in front of a mostly plastic monitor, typing on a plastic keyboard and...

This Endangered Forest Is Getting A Walmart! Three Cheers For Walmart!

Only 2% of south Florida's pine rockland remains, but that's not stopping Walmart, L.A. Fitness, Chik-fil-A, a Chili's, and about 900 apartments from being...

This Is What Out Of Control, Completely Unregulated Industry Looks Like.

Bottled water is shitty. We're all clear on that, right? Maybe next to buying meth, it's pretty much the worst thing you can spend...

Woah! I Never Knew Recycling Could Do This.

Everyone knows it's important to recycle, and there are few reasons not to. The biggest impediment is lack of access to recycling.  One area...

Two Ancient Mayan Cities Discovered In Aerial Photographs. Awesome!

http://www.youtube.com/embed/Att7OIzx5hw These two Mayan cities recently discovered by...

Burning Man Kicks Off Next Week. Take Care Of The Environment...

If you're headed to Burning Man this year, it's important to remember that there is no trash pickup service at the festival. If you...

What We’ve Done To Orcas Will Make You Sad, Then Mad.

Special thanks to Whale and Dolphin Conservation for this awesome infographic. Between the documentary Blackfish and all of the additional information pouring out of...

Some Jerks Spray Painted This Poor Baby Bird – Help Us...

I'll tell you, nothing pisses me off quite so bad as seeing animal cruelty. This story really takes the cake. Meet Poppy, a baby...

New DNA Study Shows Humans Bred With Unknown Species

A new study has revealed an incredibly discovery: the Denisovans, an ancient ancestor of ours, had a segment of DNA that doesn't come from any...

Humans: Masters Of The Earth. It’s Not As Cool As It...

This infographic is pretty scary, but it's important to remember that we're also the master of ourselves, and at any time we can decide...

Cage Free? Free Range? Pasture Raised? What Does It All Mean?

As time goes by, more and more people are becoming aware that the way we raise food in this country is horrible. Chickens are...

Iowa Town Kills Plan To Prevent Front Yard Gardens

More and more, we're hearing about the government infringing on our rights. Lately, more often than not, it's local governments stepping in and telling...

Children Need Time In Nature To Lead Healthy, Well-Adjusted Lives.

When I was a kid, I played outside all day every day in the summertime. There weren't cell phones, computers, tablets or anything like...

How Empathy Challenges Human Nature And Can Save Us All

http://www.youtube.com/embed/l7AWnfFRc7g When you hear the words human nature,...

How Old Is The Oldest Tree? You’re In For A Surprise.

All of us here at Higher Perspective love trees, and they're an important part of the biosphere! It's sad to see so many getting...

It Looks Like The Ocean Is Trying To Tell Us Something

Say that humans are destroying the environment and you're not likely to hear much debate on the matter. The rainforest is being destroyed, the...

10 Facts About Hemp You May Not Have Known

Hemp is truly an amazing plant. It's hard to believe that you can make everything from food to fuel to fabric with just one...

There Are 7 Billion People Alive. The Best Way To Reduce...

http://www.youtube.com/embed/OwII-dwh-bk This is a fascinating, two and a...

How You Can Help Keep The Ocean Trash Free

Did you know plastic is one of the most prolific forms of pollution out there? Incredibly enough, in LA alone, 10 tons of plastic...

The “Dirty Dozen” Fruits and Veggies With The Most Pesticide Contamination

I imagine if asked, you'd probably tell us that you don't want to eat fruits and vegetables that have been sprayed by pesticides. Makes...

Ten Benefits Of Getting Outside For A Hike

That is one happy looking dog. Getting outside and hitting some nature trails is a lot of fun. Breathing the fresh air, experience the beauty...

WTF? Oregon Man Serving Time For Collecting Rainwater.

It seems like if it falls from the sky, you're not allowed to have it. Gary Harrington, a man from Medford Oregon, is serving...

Sharks Kill 12 People A Year On Average. You Won’t Believe...

This isn't hyperbole. You literally won't believe the number. We kill more than 11,000 sharks per HOUR. Think we're telling a fib? You can read...

GMO Labeling Initiative Qualifies For Oregon Ballot

Labeling GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, hasn't always been a successful endeavor. Previous campaigns in California and Washington failed to succeed with the public....

Every Day Is Earth Day: 14 Green Quotes To Give You...

When you live on the Earth, we celebrate Earth Day every day, whether we realize it or not. Each day, we are charged with...

What If God Came Back? “What The F*ck Did You Do?!”

http://www.youtube.com/embed/YWZkwuILn_s "If you believe God created the Earth,...

10 Sweet, Adorable Animals That Will Kill You

http://www.youtube.com/embed/U1W6sCI_0VI Everybody loves a cute little animal, but...

He’s Been Gone Almost 20 Years, But This Astronomer’s Words Still...

http://www.youtube.com/embed/JN4oind2iW4 Carl Sagan's book, "Pale Blue Dot" is...

One Fact About Food That You May Not Realize – It...

Factory farming is a well known source of grief for the environment, our health, and especially for the animals. Between chickens having their beaks burned...

Five Amazing Benefits To Juicing Cannabis

Cannabis comes with a host of medicinal properties, but not everyone can handle smoking the herb, and additionally, not everyone can handle the psychoactive...

Not Just For Decoration: These Five Houseplants Can Purify The Air

Houseplants have been a fixture of my life since the day I was born. Even today, my surroundings feel more comfortable and peaceful when...

7 Good Reasons To Consider Calling An Earthship Home

An earthship is a type of passive solar home made from natural and recycled materials. What's incredible about them is how luxurious they can...

Divers Find A Sea Turtle Tangled In Rope – What Happens...

http://www.youtube.com/embed/undefined We've all heard about the plastic trash...

These 10 Amazing Places Are Completely Real – No Photoshop

It's pretty easy to be fooled by a photoshopped image. I know it's happened to me, and probably to you too. Photoshop and CGI...

This is madness! You won’t believe how politicians are able to...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoLFOp9WY4g Everyone knows that politicians can be a sneaky bunch and that our Democracy is being hijacked to favor the wealthy and powerful, not the...