Earth Day 2011 and Questions that Arise

Earth Day 2011 and Questions that Arise

All over the US and Canada there are millions of people celebrating Earth Day, and I often wonder what this day really means to people. For me Earth Day is a reminder to be kind to Mother Earth and remember that as much as we have renewable resources, it doesn’t mean we have unlimited resources.

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4 Eco-Friendly Ways To Love

We here at YourTango love to love. But, now that Earth Day is fast approaching, we can't help but wonder: can we sustain love while also loving the Earth? According to experts such as Ethan Imboden, the founder of Jimmyjane, and Stefanie Iris Weiss, the author of Eco-Sex, the answer is a resounding yes. After all, when we're good to the environment, we tend to be—by extension—good to our bodies. And when we're good to our bodies, others take notice.

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Celebrate Earth Day: 5 Tips For Outdoor Sex

Ah, spring. Sweat, sunshine, Earth Day and jacket-less evenings of pasty limbs and exposed toes always makes us think of…outdoor sex! Here's a handy list to ensure the romp doesn't turn into a nasty public nudity ticket or unfortunate rash. How better to celebrate Earth Day than with outdoor sex? Here are 5 tips.

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Go Green Dating: 10 More Eco-Friendly Date Ideas

Contrary to what Kermit the Frog once told us, it's actually pretty easy being green—if you use your imagination and are willing to be a little adventurous. Here are ten eco-friendly date ideas, all of which require very little effort. Try them out this Earth Day—or any day you want to have some fun without being hard on the planet. Go green dating!

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Go Green With YourTango

Earth Day is April 22, but a healthy planet requires everyday maintenance—kind of like a healthy relationship. Think relationships have nothing to do with being green? Think again! Every part of our lives impacts the environment, and love is no exception. Check out our green articles below.

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On Earth Day: Energy Use And Your Relationship

Unless you're dating Richard Branson (or you're a cosmonaut), all of your dates have probably taken place on Earth. That being the case, the future of your love life is pretty intertwined with the survival of Earth. And the single most important issue relative to the survival of the planet and our way of life is becoming independent of fossil fuels. We interview esteemed author Joe Shuster (Beyond Fossil Fools: The Road Map To Energy Independence By 2040) on what we can all do to make it a reality.