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The New York Times calls Umbra Fisk "a trailblazer in the field of eco-advice columnists" and "the arch online sage of the new green age." Her latest passion: kale smoothies ... no, sorry, civic engagement, because getting political is the only way we'll get a planet that doesn't burn and a future that doesn't suck. Ask Umbra a question here.
Hot tips for getting your compost pile cooking
Advice columnist Umbra Fisk has simple suggestions for revving up the backyard compost heap.
Everything you need to know about eco-friendly toothbrushes
Advice columnist Umbra Fisk offers green suggestions for cleaning your chompers.
Here are some greener, healthier Halloween treats
Don't just hand out the usual trick-or-treat fare. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk conjures up alternatives.
Your doggie door is probably wasting energy — but you can fix that
Advice columnist Umbra Fisk fetches some solutions.