Why green buildings are worth the cost

The erection of a “green” school or other public building can easily draw cries of dismay or even outrage, because sustainable design and building cost more than traditional techniques. For the same reason, people planning a new house might shy … Continue reading

Sustainability and obesity: consequences of not living green

Sustainability means finding a balance of economic and social goals with ecological awareness in order to minimize damage to the environment. Obesity, the result of an extreme imbalance of high food intake and low physical activity, serves as a good … Continue reading