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Sunday, Apr 24, 2011 at 12:30 PM EDT

Tar Balls Confirmed On Key Biscayne

Tar Balls Confirmed On Key Biscayne

Earth Day surprise: oil blobs hit the beaches of Hollywood and Key Biscayne.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011 at 11:12 PM EDT

Commish Wants To Ban Smoking On the Beach

Commish Wants To Ban Smoking On the Beach

A Miami Beach commissioner wants to further restrict where you light up, lest the famous sands become a "giant ashtray." Supporters say it would help combat a growing problem: trash.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011 at 01:14 PM EDT

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

A company is testing a steam engine they say is compact, powerful and more efficient than a internal combustion engine.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011 at 01:14 PM EDT

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

As Americans tried to find ways to save money, energy use decreased, according to a new survey.

Friday, Apr 22, 2011 at 09:11 AM EDT

Co-Founder of Earth Day Killed, Composted Girlfriend

Co-Founder of Earth Day Killed, Composted Girlfriend

Ira Einhorn preached against Vietnam War and violence, but had dark side.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 at 11:52 AM EDT

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Tara Frey's outfit for the big dance took six years to make and is made almost entirely from candy wrappers.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 at 11:22 AM EDT

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

If you want to get rid of an old TV, computer or other electronic device, there are better options than the landfill.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011 at 07:22 AM EDT

PHOTOS: A Year After Spill, Gulf Ecosystem Struggles

PHOTOS: A Year After Spill, Gulf Ecosystem Struggles

The fragile environment still ears scars from the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon spill.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011 at 06:54 PM EDT

New Marlins Stadium is LEED Certified

New Marlins Stadium is LEED Certified

Among other green efforts, concrete from the Orange Bowl was recycled for support beams for the new stadium.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011 at 10:36 AM EDT

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

Windows, magazines, carpets, pillows and blankets and, of course, cans, are all targets of the company's effort to reuse and recycle.

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