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Swapping out some basic supplies can help you explore eco-friendly cleaning. Swedish dishcloths, reusable cloths, detergent sheets, hand soap tablets and reusable bottles for mixing your own solutions are good building blocks for a green cleaning routine. Photo Illustration by Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Start cleaning your home more sustainably with these tips

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Sharing what you see outside could help research. Here's how to do that in 3 steps

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Earth Day 2024: 8 ways to live more sustainably

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Researchers say there's growing evidence that nature has a powerful effect on us, improving both our physical and psychological health. Angela Hsieh/NPR hide caption

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There's no one way to enjoy nature. How to find what works for you and get outside

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8 simple ways you can help our native birds this spring

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22 tips for 2022: Ditch fast fashion by choosing clothes that will outlast trends

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22 tips for 2022: If you want to eat less meat, spice is key

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Feeling anxious about climate change? Here are 5 tips to manage those feelings

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Take on climate change at home and cut carbon emissions. Here's how

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How to eat more like a vegetarian — even if you're not one

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Sustainable fashion doesn't have to be expensive. These 5 tips can help

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You don't need a ton of gear to get started biking regularly. It's an activity that gives you a sense of freedom at any age. Photo Illustration by Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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There's never been a better time to start biking

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