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                      Susanne Luebke, director of the Lena Pope Early Learning Center in Fort Worth, says the center's new 24,000-square-foot Nature Explore Classroom will be a boon to their students' sensory development. Courtesy of Lena Pope. Jan. 30, 2015 By Julie Thibodeaux An early learning center in Fort Worth wants to bring nature...
George Bandy, Jr., vice president of sustainability at Interface, will be the keynote speaker Cedar Valley College's Sustainability Conference on June 13. June 4, 2014 By Julie Thibodeaux Nationally recognized sustainability leader George Bandy, Jr. will bring his real-life... Read more...
There are 32 eco-ATM kiosks in Dallas-Fort Worth that provide cash to users for cell phones, MP3 players and tablets, which are then recycled. Photos courtesy of ecoATM.  June 3, 2014 By Rita Cook  For all those old cell phones, MP3 players and tablets that you... Read more...
Above, a Yuba elMundo electric cargo bike, courtesy of Small Planet E Bikes in Dallas. June 2, 2014 By Rita Cook  Ditching a gas-guzzling car for an emissions-free bicycle is a lot easier since electric bikes rolled onto the scene in Dallas-Fort Worth.   One local e-... Read more...
The Boone Family Foundation and the Rainwater Charitable Foundation have joined to present a gift of historical interpretive plaques to the city of Dallas at seven city parks that were once designated as “Negro Parks.”  Above, Kite flyers at Oak Cliff Negro Park... Read more...
  Husband-and-wife team Kelly Collins and Joel Clary collaborate on the design of "JnK-Bots," made from thrift store items, for their online business called Re-Fab Lab. Photos courtesy of Kelly Collins.                 May... Read more...

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