15 Apr '11, 1pm

For Earth Day we need to change more than light bulbs: We need to change the way we think.

Burn less stuff. This means driving less, turning lights off, and other standard energy-saving strategies. But it's also about distilling global warming to its simplest fundamental so that we can make a meaningful connection between our lifestyles and what's ultimately required to maintain them. So consider all that's ignited and learn not to burn . Pull your kids away from the TV and into the Great Outdoors. Kids who grow up without appreciating nature can grow into adults who don't understand why they should care about it. Sharing the world's natural wonders is a great way to create tomorrow's environmentalists. Visit national parks instead of theme parks this summer. Get started here . Become a life-cycler. Before you buy anything, consider its full life cycle . What's the product made from and where does that stuff come from? How is it manufactured, where is it produce...

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