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  Sierra Magazine
  November/December 2008
Table of Contents
 
  COLD SWEAT:
Ice Manliness Cometh
A Six-Dog-Power Engine
I (Heart) Snowshoeing
Skiing Yellowstone
Freeze-Frame
 
  MORE FEATURES:
Welcome Back to the World
Rotten Fish Tales
Big Fun in the Green Zone
 
  DEPARTMENTS:
Spout
Create
Enjoy
Hey Mr. Green
Smile
Act
Explore
Grapple
Comfort Zone
Mixed Media
Bulletin
Last Words
 
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The Hidden Life of...

Sierra magazine's inside look at everyday objects.

The Hidden Life of House Paint (March/April 2005)
There's nothing like a fresh coat of paint to spruce up lifeless rooms. But there's more to consider than color and finish if you want to minimize environmental and health concerns and maximize delight in your new decor.

The Hidden Life of Clothing (July/August 2004)
Even environmentalists like to look good. But being well-clad and conscientious takes smart shopping.

The Hidden Life of Batteries (November/December 2003)
Modern consumers expect to be able to talk on the phone, listen to music, and compose e-mails far from the tyranny of outlets and extension cords. But this electronic freedom has its environmental price.

The Hidden Life of Tires (March/April 2003)

The Hidden Life of Art Supplies (January/February 2003)

The Hidden Life of the Holidays (November/December 2002)

The Hidden Life of Laundry (September/October 2002)

The Hidden Life of Your Television (July/August 2002)

The Hidden Life of What's Under Your Sink (May/June 2002)

The Hidden Life of Photographs (November/December 2001)

The Hidden Life of Thermometers (September/October 2001)

The Hidden Life of Cut Flowers (July/August 2001)

The Hidden Life of Computers (July/August 1999)

The Hidden Life of Bottled Water (May/June 1999)

The Hidden Life of Bananas (September/October 1998)

The Hidden Life of Shrimp (July/August 1998)


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