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How to Be More Creative, Raise Bees and Have a Healthier Yard

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Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Every year, 80 million pounds of pesticides are used on yards and gardens. Those chemicals can end up in rivers, lakes, and drinking water. Every year, 80 million pounds of pesticides are used on yards and gardens. Those chemicals can end up in rivers, lakes, and drinking water. (Copyright: Melissa King/Shutterstock)

We’ll look at how to bring more profit-sharing and employee owned companies to the United States, and why it may be good for the economy and for the middle class. High wire artist and magician Philippe Petit tackles the nature of creativity. Urban beekeeper James Fischer shares tips on how to maintain a hive in New York City. We’ll look at the environmental hazards of fertilizing your lawn!

Reducing Inequality in the 21st Century

How profit sharing and employee ownership at small and large corporations could help bolster the middle class.

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'Man on Wire' Star Schools Us on the Keys to Creativity

Creativity isn't always a high wire act. The beloved Philippe Petit shares with us new and unconventional ways of going about any endeavor—from the artistic to the everyday.

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Raising Bees in the City: A Hands-on Guide

An urban beekeeper explains how to to be a city beekeeper and why urban beekeeping might help restore the bee population after years of mysterious bee deaths.

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We Don't Have to Drink Polluted Water

Every year, 80 million pounds of pesticides are used on residential lawns in this country, and the chemicals that we put in our yards seep into our drinking water. But that can change.

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