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16

Oct

White House garden furloughed, fruit rotting on the vineAs the government shutdown continues, weeds are taking over the White House garden.

White House garden furloughed, fruit rotting on the vine
As the government shutdown continues, weeds are taking over the White House garden.

27

Sep

White House says it isn’t behind ‘Adorable Care Act’
The creative — and positively precious — social media campaign features baby animals alongside supportive messages of Obamacare.

19

Aug

treehugger:

It took a while, but the White House is finally reinstalling solar panels 
Here’s a history of solar at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.: White House finally reinstalling solar panels

treehugger:

It took a while, but the White House is finally reinstalling solar panels 

Here’s a history of solar at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.: White House finally reinstalling solar panels

30

Nov

Get the White House Ginger Crinkle Holiday Cookie recipeThe official White House holiday tour book ‘Joy to All’ describes the meaning behind the decorations in each room and has a holiday cookie recipe from the White House Pastry Kitchen.

Get the White House Ginger Crinkle Holiday Cookie recipe
The official White House holiday tour book ‘Joy to All’ describes the meaning behind the decorations in each room and has a holiday cookie recipe from the White House Pastry Kitchen.

08

May

'Transplant shock' kills U.S. National Christmas TreeThe Colorado blue spruce passed away ‘due to complications resulting from transplant shock’ just 14 months after it was planted outside the White House.

'Transplant shock' kills U.S. National Christmas Tree
The Colorado blue spruce passed away ‘due to complications resulting from transplant shock’ just 14 months after it was planted outside the White House.

08

Feb

Marshmallows and serious science at the White HouseMany of the students that participated in the White House Science Fair are patenting their ideas and pursuing their own companies.

Marshmallows and serious science at the White House
Many of the students that participated in the White House Science Fair are patenting their ideas and pursuing their own companies.

24

Nov

1880s White House Thanksgiving recipesWhat kind of pumpkin pie did President Grover Cleveland eat? The original ‘White House Cook Book’ reveals the simple instructions.

1880s White House Thanksgiving recipes
What kind of pumpkin pie did President Grover Cleveland eat? The original ‘White House Cook Book’ reveals the simple instructions.

01

Nov

It's time!

Tune in here now to join the Mother Nature Network and the White House Council on Environmental Quality for a live panel discussion.

Thanks to all who submitted their questions for the panel! If you have any issues with the live video, please send an email to contact@mnn.com.

Hi folks, our live event with the White House environmental office starts at 12:15 ET today! Join us here to see if your question is answered…and to learn more about environmental issues being considered.

Hi folks, our live event with the White House environmental office starts at 12:15 ET today! Join us here to see if your question is answered…and to learn more about environmental issues being considered.

30

Oct

Tune in Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 12 p.m.-1 p.m. EST for a live panel discussion from Washington, D.C.,  part of the 2011 GreenGov Symposium. Dr. Heidi Cullen, MNN Board of  Advisors member and director of communications and senior research  scientist for Climate Central, will moderate a discussion featuring  members of the Obama administration who will discuss clean power, energy  security, green fleets and more.  Do you have a question for the panel? Submit your question today at contact@mnn.com and please tell us your first name and location.
Tune in here!

Tune in Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 12 p.m.-1 p.m. EST for a live panel discussion from Washington, D.C., part of the 2011 GreenGov Symposium. Dr. Heidi Cullen, MNN Board of Advisors member and director of communications and senior research scientist for Climate Central, will moderate a discussion featuring members of the Obama administration who will discuss clean power, energy security, green fleets and more.
 
Do you have a question for the panel? Submit your question today at contact@mnn.com and please tell us your first name and location.

Tune in here!