23 Aug 2019

Mobile Forests Could Help Cities Cope With Climate Change

Cities are becoming harder places to live in as climate change brings higher temperatures, water

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22 Aug 2019

For An Indigenous Group, Protecting The Future Requires Rediscovering The Past

The Harakmbut people of the Peruvian Amazon have seen their fragile ecosystem destroyed, with mining

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22 Aug 2019

Going Green Is All About What You Gain, Not What You Give Up

According to The New Republic magazine in June this year: ‘You will have to make

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22 Aug 2019

Increasing Wildfires Threaten To Turn Much Of Northern Hemisphere’s Forests From Vital Carbon Stores Into Climate Heaters

In 2014, we travelled to the northern boreal forests of Canada to set experimental fires

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21 Aug 2019

Jair Bolsonaro Wants To Deforest The Amazon – What Powers Does The UN Have To Stop Him?

Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil is at its highest rate in a decade,

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21 Aug 2019

Amazon Rainforests That Were Once Fire-Proof Have Become Flammable

The Amazon rainforest is described as the planet’s lungs for good reason. So much carbon

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19 Aug 2019

The Most Air Polluted Countries Of 2019

Air pollution is among the greatest threats to human health, with an estimated 7 million

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19 Aug 2019

Surprise! Digital Space Isn’t Replacing Public Space, And Might Even Help Make It Better

You’re on the train on your daily commute, head bowed, peering at your phone. A

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18 Aug 2019

7 Things To Look Out For In Future Smart Cities

Smart cities are continually taking shape. With all these developments happening, what should we be

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16 Aug 2019

Total, ETH Zurich Join Forces To Convert CO2 And Hydrogen Into Methanol

ETH Zurich once more introduces another sustainable solution for the fuel industry. In cooperation with

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14 Aug 2019

Plastic Bans Won’t Put An End To Plastic Pollution — Here’s Why

At the beginning of 2019, around 112 countries, states and cities worldwide imposed bans on

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12 Aug 2019

6 Ways Businesses Can Protect The Environment

Every business owner understands their organization has a responsibility to care for planet Earth, but

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12 Aug 2019

When Less Is More: Being a Minimalist in Cities

A minimalist mindset could be exactly what you need to have a better city living.

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11 Aug 2019

Are Shared E-Scooters Good For The Planet? Only If They Replace Car Trips

Shared dockless electric scooters, or e-scooters, transport riders over short distances in cities. Ride share

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10 Aug 2019

Why Green Spaces In Cities Are Beneficial To Your Mental Well-Being

Green spaces do more than just give some colour to the concrete jungle that is

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01 Aug 2019

Mexico Turns Highways Into Stunning Vertical Gardens

To fast-track development, most cities transformed greeneries into grey concrete roads and buildings. Mexico City

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30 Jul 2019

America’s Shift From Coal To Renewable Energy

America taking the sustainable route is paying off. The Guardian reports that renewable sources have

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29 Jul 2019

How The Maths Of Network Resilience Could Help Us Preserve At-Risk Ecosystems

Ecosystems are networks so intricate that their survival or collapse is extremely difficult to predict.

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25 Jul 2019

Climate Change: We Can Reclaim Cities From The Car Without Inconveniencing People

Since the 1920s, the car has revolutionised the way people travel; eliminating the constraints of

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23 Jul 2019

New Wave Of Smart Cities Has Arrived – And They’re Nothing Like Science Fiction

An abandoned mine shaft beneath the town of Mansfield, England is an unlikely place to

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22 Jul 2019

Genius Inventions: Solution To Water Pollution

Water pollution is a huge threat not only for us humans but also to aquatic

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22 Jul 2019

The Bike As A Future Mobility Solution For Cleaner Cities

The Norwegian Capital of Oslo has incorporated plans to increase the usage and number of

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19 Jul 2019

Do Human Bodies Carry More Toxins Now Than 50 Years Ago?

Look around, and you’re likely to find a burgeoning industry of alternative health professionals, laboratories

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16 Jul 2019

Climate Crisis: Migration Cannot Be The Only Option For People Living On ‘Drowning’ Islands

The evidence of the climate crisis is now undeniable. But state responses to climate change

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10 Jul 2019

Floating Cities: Cities Of The Future

Ever thought of living in a floating city? Oceanix is one step closer to that

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10 Jul 2019

Eight Ways To Halt A Global Food Crisis

There are serious challenges to global food supply everywhere we look. Intensive use of fertilisers

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09 Jul 2019

What Is The Biggest Threat To Your Country?

We all have things to worry about. But on an international scale, what are our

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08 Jul 2019

Carbon-Neutral Fuel Made From Sunlight And Air

ETH Zurich researchers made something that could reshape aviation and marine transport — they developed

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08 Jul 2019

Where Do The Oceans’ Microplastics Come From?

Microplastics spell trouble and the world’s oceans are infested by these. What are they and

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04 Jul 2019

7 Small Steps You Can Do To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Climate change requires drastic steps and complex solutions to be fully controlled. However, you don’t

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28 Jun 2019

The Cities With The Worst Traffic Congestion

Traffic congestion is a problem of almost every city. Too many cars on the streets

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26 Jun 2019

How Japan’s Renewables-Powered Olympics Could Kick Off A Global Race For Clean Energy

Japan is aiming to host the first Olympic Games powered solely by renewable sources. If

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21 Jun 2019

Top 10 Most Bicycle-Friendly Cities In The World 2019

Sometimes, we need a step back to move forward. Climate change, pollution, and congestion in

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19 Jun 2019

Why It’s Easier For India To Get To Mars Than To Tackle Its Toilet Challenge

In 2013, India became the fourth country in the world (after Russia, the United States

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18 Jun 2019

Understanding The Human Side Of Climate Change Relocation

Climate change is expected to have a striking impact on vulnerable communities, especially in coastal

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17 Jun 2019

Top 10 Countries With The Largest Contribution Of Garbage In The Ocean

Pollution dominates the world’s oceans and these bodies of water are in a very precarious

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12 Jun 2019

As more developing countries reject plastic waste exports, wealthy nations seek solutions at home

Less than two years after China banned most imports of scrap material from abroad, many

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11 Jun 2019

Summer Camping Checklist: What To Bring

Summer is the perfect time of year to get in the car and head out

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31 May 2019

What To Do Before A Hurricane: A Guide For Businesses

No! Not Jim Cantore. Four words uttered by anxious Coastians when a hurricane is near.

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30 May 2019

Why Modern Cities Are Going Green And Getting Rid Of Plastic

It has been making international headlines, cities around the world are adapting to living without

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30 May 2019

Industrial Internet of Things: Safety And Security Protocol

Internet of Things (IoT) reshaped society and ignited the Fourth Industrial Revolution.  With more consumers

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23 May 2019

4 Tech Must-Haves for Extreme Weather Cities

Cities across the U.S. and Canada experienced bitter winter temps at the end of 2018

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16 May 2019

Addressing Climate Change: What Cities Can Do

With development accumulating at a rapid pace, cities continue to grow in number. Right now,

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13 May 2019

How humans interact with the changing environment is affecting the spread of infectious disease

Some of the world’s most notorious infections – including Lyme disease, rabies, and Ebola come

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08 May 2019

A Not So Cool Thing About Air Conditioners

The past five years (2014-2018) are the hottest years on record. Every year, the world

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06 May 2019

Forget The Anthropocene: We’ve Entered The Synthetic Age

One fact about our time is becoming increasingly well-known. No matter how far you travel,

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02 May 2019

Global Inequality Is 25% Higher Than It Would Have Been In A Climate-Stable World

Those least responsible for global warming will suffer the most. Poorer countries – those that

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25 Apr 2019

What To Do Before, During & After An Earthquake

Developments in data science are now paving the way to what in the past is

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24 Apr 2019

Redefining Agriculture With IoT-Based Monitoring

Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of objects which can directly exchange data with

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22 Apr 2019

Why Desperation Could Be The Key To Tackling Climate Change

Last October, something strange happened when the United Nations released a report saying we have

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