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Philly Parks Recognized

Philly Parks Recognized

Philadelphia's park system has been recognized as one of the best in the country. NBC10's Tracy Davidson breaks... Watch »

Jun 5, 2013
Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

A California high school student, Eesha Khare, has created a new type of "supercapacitor." The San... Watch »

Jun 4, 2013
Racing to Save an Endangered Shorebird

Racing to Save an Endangered Shorebird

After Sandy, a race against time to save an endangered shorebird. Read »

May 28, 2013
Used Car Market Changing

Used Car Market Changing

Sales of used cars are down, but that's not the case for "certified pre-owned" Watch »

May 20, 2013
Using a Tax to Preserve Open Space?

Using a Tax to Preserve Open Space?

Senate panel OKs open space ballot question Read »

May 20, 2013
Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in Watch »

May 20, 2013
Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Spinning wind turbines are killing thousands of federally protected birds, including eagles, each Watch »

May 14, 2013
Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Hundreds of discarded flip flops wash up on Kenya's beaches each day. A small recycling company in Nairobi turns the... Watch »

May 9, 2013
Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

A group of mothers has decided to toss the diapers and potty train their small Watch »

May 9, 2013
Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations... Watch »

May 8, 2013
Growing Own Produce Helping Restaurants Cut Cost

Growing Own Produce Helping Restaurants Cut Cost

Restaurants are starting to grow their own produce in an attempt to both cut cost and serve fresher food. Read »

May 4, 2013
State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

AWeber Communications headquarters in Chalfont, Bucks County, Pa. isn't your average workplace as it features video... Watch »

May 1, 2013
A New Way to Compost Chicken Waste

A New Way to Compost Chicken Waste

Engineers with Perdue Farms are working on a new method of composting chicken waste in Delaware. Read »

Apr 26, 2013
Greener Blocks Mean Less Crime: Study

Greener Blocks Mean Less Crime: Study

Some new research from Temple University is challenging a long accepted convention and offering tips that could aid... Read »

Apr 26, 2013
How Bad is the Air in Pennsylvania?

How Bad is the Air in Pennsylvania?

The American Lung Association says that air quality in parts of Pennsylvania is getting better, but there's... Read »

Apr 24, 2013
New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports. Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San... Watch »

Apr 25, 2013
Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials. Watch »

Apr 23, 2013
Getting Rid of Your e-Waste

Getting Rid of Your e-Waste

This is just one of the topics to explore during Earth Week 2013. Watch »

Apr 22, 2013
Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding... Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
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