Stupid Human EcoTricks

As my blogger friend, Hank Green of Eco Geek mentioned a couple weeks back, he’s become a little obsessed with the host of Zaproot’s weekly green vlog, Jessica. She has a most bewitching way of filling us in on the green news of the week, and I’m totally hooked too.

In this episode, fast ‘n easy down low on biofuels and why they suck, PLUS: How Stupid Can We (Humans) Get? (title mine) I’m hoping that ideas like those shown below are the last gasp of totally idiotic thinking about vacation destinations, but I’m not holding my breath.

Starre Vartan is founder and editor-in-chief of Eco-Chick.com and the author of the Eco-Chick Guide to Life. She's also a freelance science and environment writer who has published in National Geographic, CNN, Scientific American, Mental Floss, Pacific Standard, the NRDC, and many more. She lives on an island in Puget Sound with her partner and black cat. She was a geologist in her first career, and still picks up rocks wherever she goes.