Extreme Green

Extreme Green Sustainable Spaces, a self-styled "home performance retrofitter," audited the San Jose home of Steve and Beth Griffith to find out how they could…

A Home for the Future

A Home for the Future Virginia Tech’s Lumenhaus, a solar-powered home that won the 2010 Solar Decathlon Europe, provides a glimpse into future living. Take…

GE: Home Appliance Energy Use

GE: Home Appliance Energy Use In the United States, over 20% of our total energy consumption is residential. In fact, in the United States, we…

Lowering Your Electric Bill Infographic

Lowering Your Electric Bill Infographic EnergyAuthority has a pretty infographic detailing common electricity drains in the home and offers solutions to reduce your electric bill.…

Water Grabs

Water Grabs This winter brought heavy snow and rain to the parched Western U.S., but the region has been too dry for too long for…

P.O.V.’s Borders

P.O.V.'s Borders What is a border? How much is real, and how much is in your mind? 'P.O.V.'s Borders' is an on-going web-original series that…

What is Litter?

What is Litter? Can you spot the 9 pieces of litter hidden in the picture? View the interactive project

Crittercam

National Geographic’s Remote Imaging Team Needs You! We work with researchers around the world to tackle conservation mysteries and other scientific puzzles. To do so,…