20 Jul '11, 6pm

it amazes me when non-smoking rooms in hotels have ashtrays. or are they water dishes for tiny lizards? via @TreeHugger

it amazes me when non-smoking rooms in hotels have ashtrays. or are they water dishes for tiny lizards? via @TreeHugger

According to Will, who set out in search of the tiny chameleons with his brother in Madagascar's Amber Mountain National Park, tracking down the diminutive reptiles is no easy task, at least for the untrained eye. Not only are Brookesia Chameleons unbelievably small, they are able to change color to blend in with dry leaves on ground. But after searching in vain for a while, the pair eventually enlisted the help of a local guide. "We spent almost a week looking for these chameleons and were never able to spot them on our own," writes Burrard-Lucas on the his Web site . "Fortunately, our guide, having worked in the park for around 20 years, was well practiced in the art of spotting them and seemed to be able to produce the tiny creatures on demand!" Photo: Will Burrard-Lucas To provide a sense of scale, Will posed the chameleon on his brother's thumb -- making for one amazi...

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Popomo is a Simple Modern Tiny House

Popomo is a Simple Modern Tiny House

jetsongreen.com 22 Jul '11, 6am

, a purveyor of tiny homes, workshops, books, and plans, is promoting the Popomo design pictured this month. This is one o...

Great article via @TreeHugger on Tattoo Pigments & Inks. Not all tattoo inks are created equal... #toxins

Great article via @TreeHugger on Tattoo Pigment...

treehugger.com 20 Jul '11, 8pm

Question: I've been wanting to get myself a tattoo for a few weeks, but I've heard that tattoo inks can be toxic. Where/Ho...