16 Sep '11, 2pm

New way to "sample" volunteer vacations: Sampler Days allow folks to get a taste for volunteer vacations in just...

without having to give up your entire vacation to do it? You've probably heard by now about voluntourism — volunteer vacations for tourists that let folks spend their holidays rebuilding trails or surveying wildlife in parks and conservation areas around the world. Packages generally include meals, simple lodging, spectacular views and an amazing opportunity to be part of a program to preserve and protect the natural world.

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greenbuildexpo.org 16 Sep '11, 6pm

Volunteer at Greenbuild in Toronto! The success of Greenbuild is due in no small part to the efforts of the many volunteer...

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greenbuildexpo.org 17 Sep '11, 1am

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Kelly Brook Slithers Her Way Into New PETA Campaign

Kelly Brook Slithers Her Way Into New PETA Camp...

ecorazzi.com 16 Sep '11, 1pm

Known as a sultry actress and cover model in England, Kelly Brook is adding to her resume by posing as a snake for a new P...

Kaua'i, Hawaii on US News and World's 'Best Adv...

worldgolf.com 16 Sep '11, 7am

The courses are offering special fall deals: • Kauai Lagoons Golf Club : Located adjacent to the Kaua'i Marriott Resort on...

Solar panels: drive 1000 miles for just a fiver

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 16 Sep '11, 1pm

Actor-come-EV advocate Robert Llewellyn has become a example of how it is truly possible to slash the cost of motoring and...

Live Blog: “Which Way Google?” At SMX East

Live Blog: “Which Way Google?” At SMX East

searchengineland.com 13 Sep '11, 1pm

Welcome! It’s the Which Way Google panel here at SMX East. We’ve got a great panel — Jeff Jarvis, Steven Levy and Marc Rot...

Green Building Q&A: Best way to insulate a roof...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 15 Sep '11, 1pm

On my new house design, it is a prairie style house with wide over hangs and low (3:12) pitches. I have a clearstory area ...

5 Best Hard Drive Management Tools via @friedbeef

5 Best Hard Drive Management Tools via @friedbeef

friedbeef.com 16 Sep '11, 12am

Hard drives are often only as good as the care and maintenance you put into them. Here are 5 hard drive management tools y...

Electric Cars, the Do-It-Yourself Way:

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 16 Sep '11, 3pm

I don’t know Seth, but I totally agree there’s huge potential in electric vehicle retrofits, because the volume of new ele...

Electric Cars, the Do-It-Yourself Way

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 16 Sep '11, 3pm

I don’t know Seth, but I totally agree there’s huge potential in electric vehicle retrofits, because the volume of new ele...