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Greener consumption: the birds and the bees (and the bats) edition

Article: Greener consumption: the birds and the bees (and the bats) edition

Didn’t know it was National Pollinator Week? That’s OK: we’ve got you covered with ideas and products suggestions for keeping bees, bird, butterflies and bats protected, happy, and pollinating.

Isabella Rossellini goes inside the secret world of the beehive for Burt’s Bees

Article: Isabella Rossellini goes inside the secret world of the beehive for Burt’s Bees

It turns out we’re not the only people who like to learn about sex in the animal kingdom from our pal Isabella Rossellini. They doyenne of GREEN PORNO and SEDUCE ME recently teamed up with Burt’s Bees to get to the bottom of how their products are made (hint…bees doing it has a lot to do with that lip balm you’re addicted to). Farmer Burt has been working with bees for decades, but he’s never been able to actually talk to them…until now!

Vimeo of the Week: HK Honey

Article: Vimeo of the Week: HK Honey

Nokia – HK Honey from The Silentlights on Vimeo. The above film, HK HONEY, is about the organization of the same name. HK Honey is a group of beekeepers and designers who intend to illustrate the need for bees within our worlds. The thought of bees and designers living together, at first, is an odd…