Mining has been around for years and consistently received a negative score for the environment. However, emerging technologies are making environmentally friendly mining feasible. So, what does that look like and what are some of the sustainable alternatives to traditional mining?
Seaweed is an often overlooked sea vegetable that packs a powerful nutritional punch. It is a good source of vitamins, minerals, and fiber and contains compounds that may help protect against cancer and other diseases. It's also environmentally friendly, as it helps improve water quality and provides habitat for marine creatures. Discover the health and environmental benefits of this super-food including some yummy seaweed recipes!
With a rising population and worsening climatic conditions, we must find creative ways to feed them. Our current methods characterized by monocultures and excessive use of fossil-fuel chemicals just won't cut it. But, what are the alternatives? One promising option is precision farming. This introduction covers the basics.
Young people are set to bear the biggest brunt from climate change. The youth, who make a significant portion of the world population, are already grappling with the impacts of climate change. Here are the top environmental issues facing young people today.
Is cruising environmentally friendly? At first glance, the answer is no. Cruise ships use an awful lot of fuel to stay running 24/7, have a significant carbon footprint, and dump quite a large amount of wastewater into the oceans. However, as with all aspects of tourism and travel, there are significant initiatives ongoing to improve cruising’s impact and reduce its carbon footprint.
World Oceans Day celebrates and appreciates the world's oceans. It also highlights the importance of ocean conservation. Learn more about oceans in this incredible National Geographic video and a few simple suggestions on how you can protect these awesome ecosystems.
There are numerous environmentally friendly ways of disposing of old tires. We'll be exploring some of the options today, along with what you can do right now with the old tires in your garage or backyard.
Does the climate crisis keep you up at night? Are you worried about the future of the planet and how to deal with an ever changing environment? You're not alone. More people are struggling with Eco-anxiety, a worry about the state of the planet. Here are expert tips that might help you cope.
The circular economy is an approach to resource use that focuses on keeping materials in use for as long as possible. It seeks to eliminate waste through reuse, recycling, or recovery. Today we dive deeper into the circular economy to understand the growing interest. We look at the benefits for businesses, individuals, and society. We also explore the challenges to full adoption by companies.