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Green Bits: November 2013

  Think Dirty app; air Hoovers; GMO news; good food on a tight budget; FlyKly e-bikes.—by Pax Rasmussen     Think Dirty Ever wonder how they get lipstick that shade …

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Green Bits: September 2013

News & ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future—by Pax Rasmussen Nobody wants your dirty coal Last month, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) held a lease sale for 148 mi …

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Take It Outside

Summer is barbeque time for a reason: Nobody likes cranking up the oven to 400 degrees when it’s 98 outside. But what do you do when you get tired of grilling everything imaginable …

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In the Garden: An Organic Gardener’s Dilemma

Occasionally we face dilemmas that offer only unsavory solutions. If the situation arises where you must use a chemical weed killer, and Roundup is the best weapon for the job, do …

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CATALYST is free along the Wasatch Front and Park City. Click here to see a map of places you can pick up a copy.   If you’d like a copy mailed to you, we offer 1st-class subs …

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Green Bits: May 2013

News and ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future.—by Pax Rasmussen Heat grabber update A couple of months ago, I wrote about my $50 in-window solar heat grabber that my wife …

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Green Bits: April 2013

News and ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future.—by Pax Rasmussen   Volunteers needed for Earth Day projects Join Salt Lake Parks and Public Lands, the Lowell Bennion …

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Green Bits: March 2013

News & ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future. PLUS: Conversation with a gardener (this month, Jonathan Krausert).—by Pax Rasmussen Plant a tree Sounds easy, right? The …

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Green Bits: February 2013

News and ideas for a healthier, more sustainable future.by Pax Rasmussen   Grab some heat A couple of years ago, I bought an archive CD from Mother Earth News—all of their iss …

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Green Bits: November 2012

News and ideas from near and far for a healthier, more sustainable future.by Pax Rasmussen   Veggies make you happy Well, okay, there’s no proof that eating vegetables causes …

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Green Bits: October 2012

News and ideas from near and far for a healthier, more sustainable future.—by Pax Rasmussen High-Fructose Folly Several times in this column I’ve written about the mounting mountai …

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Green Bits: September 2012

News and ideas from near and far for a healthier, more sustainable future.by Pax Rasmussen   South Campus gets bike sharrows “Sharrow” might be a silly word, but they’re …

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CATALYST Calendar: August 2012

Check out our calendar for exciting things to do this July.—by Pax Rasmussen Click here to see our monthly print calendar: http://issuu.com/catalystmagazine/docs/catalyst_1208 …

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CATALYST Calendar: July 2012

Check out our calendar for exciting things to do this July.by Pax Rasmussen Click here to see our monthly print calendar: http://issuu.com/catalystmagazine/docs/catalyst_1207/ …

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Green Bits: July 2012

News and ideas from near and far for a healthier, more sustainable future.by Pax Rasmussen Best and worst of conventionally grown produce Here’s the 2012 list, compiled by Env …

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