Smartphone Apps Turn Citizens Into Scientists

Around 100 million Americans use web-connected, camera-equipped phones on a daily — probably hourly — basis. Which is why many developers are exploring how this extraordinary resource can be harnessed for social change. By using our phones to snap photographs of trash-filled riverbeds, for example, or geo-tag pervasive noise pollution, just about anyone can contribute […]

Help Us Edit the Style Section!

As we continue to build out our Make It Happen Resources section, we will add stories and links from the world of Fashion that can help us all harness our economic power to choose wisely and support innovative, sustainable businesses and products. Share your sense of Style! We have created an outlet that serves as […]

Pursuing An 'Encore' Career

Every day thousands of Americans turn 55 years old with no plans of retiring anytime soon. (If retirement is still decades away for you, then consider reading on for a parent or a friend.) Many people today are looking for ways to have a social impact during an age that once was thought of as […]

Home and Garden Tips for Sustainable Living

Water shortage in Southern California continues to be an issue. How are things in your neighborhood? See below for some resources for your home and garden water care. All info provided is devised to make your garden water efficient and drive costs down. It includes very creative tools that literally pick for you the most […]

You Are What You Eat?

Resources To Help With Your Diet And Lifestyle Do you want to eat healthier, live in a cleaner environment, feel better and contribute to others by sharing with them how you are doing it? There are so many ways to do it. Below you will find resources to help you with that. Some are edgy […]