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Human Overpopulation

Tackling urban sprawl to combat climate change

Roads, railways, pavements, buildings, streets, towns, cities slums and suburbs all fall with the broad definition of urban sprawl. Like a long...

REVIEW: Our Planet. Beautiful and Brutal, Netflix Reveals a Changing World

★★★★☆ Walruses heave themselves up cliffs in Russia to an uncertain fate. Huge 75 million tonnes chunks of...
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Overpopulation: Major Causes & Devastating Effects

Is overpopulation our greatest natural threat? Are we running out of food and resources? Where has this concern come from and how...

Solar Energy: 27 Staggering Solar Facts

Every second of every day light and energy depart the sun and around 8 minutes and 20 seconds later hit the Earth...

Our Environment Problem: 5 Ways Nature is Under Threat 

Our civilisation and the demands it places upon the global resources are decimating the natural ecosystems that all species of animal on...

Got Eco-Anxiety? Here’s 10 Ways To Fix It

As a species, it sometimes seems as if we're staring down the climate in a terrifying game of chicken when what we...

The Internet’s Secret Environment Problem & its Destructive Impact

Every-time you take out your smartphone and the screen switches into life, every-time you hit a key on your laptop keyboard, stream...

☂︎ Weathering With You ☂︎ How Love Triumphed Over Climate Change…...

When the entertainment industry tries to tackle weighty subjects such as the climate changing activities of human-kind and its global warming consequences...
Chris Packham: 7.7 Billion Pople and Counting. Photo credit: BBC

REVIEW: Chris Packham (on Overpopulation) 7.7 Billion and Counting…

★★★★☆ The human population explosion is a tricky subject to handle; not least because having...

How a Dutch Electric Scooter Startup 🛵⚡️is Racing to Save...

“We are Etergo and we asked ourselves, what if an electric scooter was built by rocket and race car engineers?”

Can RENEWABLES save us from climate catastrophe? 🌎

Protect wild spaces, curb emissions and take your website online with RENEWABLE POWERED HOSTING from Green Geeks:

Is REWILDING Earth Worth It? 🐾

Protect wild spaces, curb emissions and take your website online with RENEWABLE POWERED HOSTING from GreenGeeks.

Capturing The Force: Is renewable energy our greatest weapon in the...

In the beginning…. ...the Universe exploded in a huge ball of energy that blew everything...

Rewilding UK 🐾 How a corner of West Sussex became a...

Deep in the heart of the English Countryside a strange experiment in rewilding has been taking place over the last two decades,...
minimalism

Minimalism: is your stuff eating up the 🌎 ? How to...

The philosopher Socrates, often credited as the founding father of Western philosophy, once said:  “The...

🌿 Forest schools: the subtle, secret power of educating nature 🌿

Early humans were forest dwellers. The scientific consensus on this is universal and the fossil records back it...

The Internet’s a FILTHY Carbon Monster 👹 Lets CLEAN it up!

In the late 1980s, in a remote corner of Switzerland,  a computer Scientist called Tim Berner’s Lee was grappling with the complexities...
artificial intelligence ai

Artificial Intelligence 🦾 and the Climate. Will AI Stop Us from...

Believe it or not AI is all around us. Just because the Terminator hasn’t dropped in from 2029 (that was optimistic!) doesn’t...

Climate Change Futures: It’s 2100. Welcome to Dystopia.

It’s 2100, food is increasingly difficult to get hold off, billions have fled the rising waters in a mass exodus as coastal...
city heatwave

Climate Change Futures: Are DEADLY heatwaves a sweltering sign of the...

Temperature records across history, and the world, have been falling in recent years like giants tripping up over their own shoelaces. World-wide...

The AWESOME power of TREES 🌴🌳🌲 10 ways they change your...

Across the natural world giants live amongst us: Living, breathing, creators tinkering with the atmosphere, the environment and...
CO2 emissions

Top 10 ways to TOTALLY DESTROY Your CO2 TODAY… (and save...

Combating Climate Change is not going to easy. In fact, it could be one of the hardest challenges that humanity has ever...
sustainable tourism

Can tourism EVER be good for the planet? ✈️

For nearly all of human history we wandered the Earth on two legs, envious of birds in flight, soaring free and high...

How the Palm Oil in your Chocolate 🍫 is Destroying Rainforests...

Palm Oil is a wonder oil; it’s as if nature created the perfect product for capitalism. A product that grows incredibly...
Carbon Emissions

Which Country is WINNING the Race 🏎 to Zero Carbon? (it’s...

In 2018 a total of 19 countries signed up to Zero Carbon Emissions with an ambitious aim to become carbon neutral before...
Sustainable Development

The HIDDEN TRUTH on Sustainability & Why it’s Destroying the Planet

Is there such a thing as sustainable development? Is sustainability good or bad? Is it just a way of assuring our...
Human Overpopulation

Overpopulation: Human EXPLOSION or Temporary Trend?

The answer, as with all big problems, is…. It's complicated. Anyone who claims concern about human overpopulation is alarmist, leading to unwarranted...
Climate change

Earth Is Dying. Are We Responsible? 💥🌎💥

...is the main finding from a major new climate report released by the United Nations in 2019. Their work has shown that natural life...
Natural Diet

Top Foodie Blogs For A More Natural Diet

Sometimes you need inspiration, quickly! And sometimes it’s better to go right to the experts; the pioneers passionate...

12 Thoughts, Tips & Tricks to Living Life in the Moment

Forever is composed of nows.-Emily Dickinson Life is only available in the present moment. If...

The Beginner’s Essential Guide to Yoga

The world of Yoga is daunting to the beginner. We can start with the best intention and come...

The Galaxy’s Centre Tastes of Raspberries

Yes, bizarrely enough. Way out in the huge emptiness of space, Astronomers searching for the foundations of alien life stumbled upon…. The...
Insect Apocalypse

Why the Insect Apocalypse 🦋 Is Bad News For Us All

The Insect Apocalypse is in full swing and we’ve barely even noticed. Why? I guess it’s something...
bitcoin

The Environmental Problem of Bitcoin

Bitcoin has been around for some time and yet its struggled to make the leap to the mainstream; it offers huge potential benefits, a...

REVIEW: Chasing Ice – Beautiful Fragility of the World’s Last Wilderness

★★★★☆ Ice is beautiful, there’s no doubt about it; water frozen into solid form and influenced by the endless myriad of different atmospheric factors; this...

Zombie Overpopulation

An alternative take on overpopulation, this film explores the impacts that Zombie's are having on the planet - just how many Zombie's can the...

The Secret Renewables & Comms Revolution in Africa

Renewable Energy Dawn on the Africa Continent Since a brave new world entered the 21st Century, we partied like it was 1999 and said goodbye...
Sustainability Earth

Sustainability – the Good, the Bad and the Freakin’ Ugly

Sustainability Definition NOUN 1. THE ABILITY TO BE SUSTAINED, SUPPORTED, UPHELD, OR CONFIRMED.2. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE. THE QUALITY OF NOT BEING HARMFUL TO THE ENVIRONMENT...

The Future of Zoos & Why They Must Adapt or Die

History Of Zoos Zoology - a word comprised from the ancient Greek words 'Zoo' meaning ‘animal; living being’ and 'ology' meaning ‘knowledge’ or ‘study’ is...
plastic pollution

Plastic Oceans: The Devastating Plastic Pollution Problem

The Problem With Plastic Pollution We’ve all seen the headlines about Planet Earth becoming Planet Plastic but for most of us that plastic bag, coffee...
Sustainable Fashion

Fashioned from Nature — Can Sustainable Fashion and the Environment Coexist?

Sustainable Fashion Sustainable Fashion is high on the agenda when it comes to addressing industries that have a harmful impact on our environment. In May 2018...

Cheap, Clean, Abundant — Renewable Energy Set to Beat Fossil Fuels...

Renewable Energy A major report from IRENA (the International Renewable Energy Agency) says that renewable energy will be cheaper than energy generated by fossil fuels...

How Norway is Powering-up it’s Electric Transport

Norway is a country full of contradictions: soaring mountains and fathomless fjords, modest tastes and bathing in the buff, and most of all a...

The Swelling Tide of Plastic & What You Need to Know

In June 2018 it was reported a Whale died off the coast of Thailand after having eaten 80m plastic bags. 80 plastic bags. Holy crap....

REVIEW: Blue Planet II – Dramatic. Wild. Beautiful. Exploring the big...

★★★★★ The BBC Natural History Unit faces an unprecedented challenge as the world marches into the 21st Century. It has a dual responsibility: it must...
Wind Turbines

10 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know about Wind Turbines

Wind Turbines Are Built to Capture.... Wind, along with solar is one of the most abundant energy forms for life here on earth. Wind can...
Plastic Pollution

10 Ways to Stop Plastic Pollution and the best Plastic Alternatives

Giving Up Plastic Bottles and using Plastic Alternatives One of the biggest sources of plastic pollution in the world with up to a staggering million bottles...

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