Winter snow on autumn leaves near a lake
Fall is Here and Winter is Coming
You may be wondering if the United States is experiencing fewer of these major winter storms today than we did in the past. The answer? It’s complicated.
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Winter Salt Smarts
Winter weather can bring snow, sleet, freezing rain, and ice to your doorstep. City, county, and state governments are typically responsible for keeping public roads clear and safe during these...
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Girl shoveling snow
Uso Inteligente de la Sal
Durante los meses de invierno la sal y arena que se aplica en nuestras carreteras, aceras y entradas de vehículos contamina lagos y arroyos. Muchas ciudades y estados están trabajando para reducir el...
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Turkey strutting
Give Thanks to the Weather This Holiday Season
Can the weather affect your Thanksgiving meal? You bet! From wild turkey survival to the life cycle of the apples in your pie, impress your dinner companions with these interesting culinary facts.
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Woman grocery shopping
Food Waste for Thought
Food waste is the largest component of US landfills at 22%—more than plastic, paper, metal, and glass. When food ends up in landfills, it contributes to the third largest source (18%) of human-...
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Meal planning and leftovers
Get Your Money out of the Garbage!
Don't throw away your money--or fertilizer, water, or gas! Practice these tips and tricks to be a savvy shopper, understand food labels, make the most of your freezer, and give a definitive answer to...
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Traffic Jam
¡Feliz Día de Acción de Gracias!
La Asociación Americana de Automóviles (AAA, por sus siglas en inglés) estima que 48 millones de personas en Estados Unidos van a viajar 50 millas o más de su casa durante la festividad del Día de...
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Thanksgiving traffic
Cost Saving Thanksgiving Travel Tips
AAA predicts that nearly 54.3 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, the highest volume since 2005. Read these travel tips to learn how you can save money and...
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Daddy recycling
Reduce and Reuse Through Recycling
The extraction, manufacturing, transportation, and final disposal of all consumer products and packaging, excluding food, accounts for 29% of US greenhouse gas emissions. Recycling items such as...
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