Bike helmet displays real-time maps and more for traveling with augmented reality
Jun19

Bike helmet displays real-time maps and more for traveling with augmented reality

For those who want to safely add the convenience of Google Maps to their field of vision while traveling on a motorcycle, this new helmet design will interest you. For those who want to safely add the convenience of Google Maps to their field of vision while traveling on a motorcycle, this new helmet design will interest you. Read Full...

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EU Airline Emissions Trading Starts – Cost of Compliance Next To Nothing, But Airlines Freak Out
Jan04

EU Airline Emissions Trading Starts – Cost of Compliance Next To Nothing, But Airlines Freak Out

How much extra will travelers have to pay to offset their carbon pollution when their flight lands in the EU? If Delta’s fare surcharge is indicative, pretty much nothing. Read Full...

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Traveling Off the Beaten Path in New Orleans, Eco-Style
Nov09

Traveling Off the Beaten Path in New Orleans, Eco-Style

Steer clear of the plastic beads on Bourbon Street to experience a more local NOLA (New Orleans, Lousiana). Read Full...

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Rising Sea Levels Could Take Economic Toll on California Beaches
Sep20

Rising Sea Levels Could Take Economic Toll on California Beaches

Tourism and tax revenue may be swept away. Read Full...

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Weekday Vegetarian: Artichokes with Garlic Butter and Parsley Dip
Jul20

Weekday Vegetarian: Artichokes with Garlic Butter and Parsley Dip

Photo Credit: Kelly Rossiter My friend Barb, who I am travelling with in the French Alps, is a professed non-cook. However, she announced the other night that she could make artichokes and would make them for dinner. The artichokes here are bigger than any I have ever cooked, and two artichokes shared amongst four people was more than enough. Much as I do love artichokes, I have always viewed them as a device to move butter into my...

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A Wood and Plexiglas Cloud Makes a Surprising Peri-Urban Retreat
Jul20

A Wood and Plexiglas Cloud Makes a Surprising Peri-Urban Retreat

Photos Courtesy of Zebra3/Buy-Sellf As awesome as cities are, getting away from time to time is a good idea. But as refreshing and necessary as a vacation in the countryside can be, it comes with its own headaches, especially in terms of increased carbon footprint. But if you’re lucky enough to be around Bordeaux, in Southwestern France, you don’t have to go far to find a great spot to kick back. Just outside Bordeaux, you...

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