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Shopping made simple: MadeCloser is a new era of online shopping

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Instead of wasting time (and petrol) on buying products from the likes of China, why not shop a little closer to home?

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This man has single handedly planted nearly 1400 acres of forest to save his home

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Over the past 34 years Jadav Payeng has been planting a forest larger than Central Park, one tree at a time…

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$500 fines for wasting water + how not to be a hot mess = the hottest picks in the world of green

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Roll up! Roll up! It’s time to check out just what’s going down in the eco world…

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“London… the most toxic town on the planet”. But you can change that.

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After the pretty gross news last week that Oxford Street is the most polluted place on the planet, we were disappointed to hear London City Airport wants to expand…

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Screw crisps! It’s time to eat cricket chips instead

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You know what they say… six legs are better than four…

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Happiness is a cold drink! Six simple summer cocktails

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Here are some simple (and green) summer cocktail recipes you can try at home…

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How to turn cow poo into clean water

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No, we’re not full of crap. A bunch of researchers at Michigan State University have actually worked out a way to extract clean water from cow poo…

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Perfect for picnics! Fala-fall in love with scotch eggs again

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With summer rolling in, here’s a recipe that your friends won’t be able to take their pork pies off at the picnic. Nuff said’…

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Obama and Leo DiCaprio save the seas + all aboard the magic bus = the hottest picks in the world of green

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Roll up! Roll up! It’s time to check out just what’s going down in the eco world…

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Thirst Aid: Our alternative guide to ‘tapping’ this summer…

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Our guide to the best iPhone apps for making you just that little bit greener…

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NATURAL BEAUTY: How to get hair like Kate Moss

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We gave Kate Moss’ favourite beauty product a whirl and we like what we found…

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This is what happens when you dance in the middle of the road in Oxford Circus

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Last Friday, we bore witness to something pretty cool in London…

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Solar roadways that power your house, melt icy paths and light your way home

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Yup, you read that right… solar freakin’ roadways…

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Years of Living Dangerously Episode #6: Winds of Change starring America Ferrera

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This week, Hollywood A-lister America Ferrera joined the fight for the Earth…

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Get bikini ready! Five surprising ways to get in shape for summer

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Check out these five small changes you can make that will have you stripping off in no time (oo-er)…

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Top tips for throwing the best BBQ in town

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We’ve put together our top five tips on how host the very best garden shindig…

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