The Difference Between The World Getting 1.5 or 4 or 6 Degrees Hotter

There’s no way to stop global warming from intensifying over the next three decades because we’ve delayed curbing fossil-fuel emissions for far too long. However, we still have a little time left to prevent the worst-case scenario. Ko Barrett, a vice-chair of the panel and a senior adviser for climate at the National Oceanic and […]

Lab-Growing Everything Might Be The Only Way To Attain A Sustainable World

Our Need For Things Lab-Grown What was once something of the movies – objects forming themselves in thin air – is real now. Various things can be grown in a laboratory setting, some even on a large scale for commercial distribution. This technology could be a big part of the solution to establish sustainable societies. […]

Robotics Takes Plastic Recycling To The Next Level

Several new and exciting projects have taken root worldwide in the recycling industry that involves robots and artificial intelligence (AI). From large-scale (whole factories) to individual machines, these improvements to the sector will dramatically increase the recycling rate of municipal waste and help our world transition to a more sustainable way of life. One of […]

We Need More Nature Reserves To Avoid Ecological And Societal Collapse

The Importance of Nature Reserves Ecosystems provide us with necessities, including clean air, water, food sources, raw materials, medicines, and they serve as buffers of weather events, and cultural and spiritual havens. These services ensure the well-being of humanity. However, their degradation ultimately diminishes our quality of life and cultural and material wealth. That’s why […]

New Nature Reserves Established by Citizens Prove WE Can Save The Planet!

Several initiatives worldwide to restore and preserve nature prove that we don’t have to rely on the government to protect the land. Instead, we, the people, can come together, buy out acres, and turn them into a nature reserve ourselves! A Scottish community recently did it, and another in the UK. Imagine how much of […]

Madrid Plants Nearly Half A Million Trees Around The City

Urban forests are the local solution to global problems. They provide numerous benefits that affect vital spheres, including biodiversity, climate, tourism, crime prevention, and health and wellness. Therefore, we must invest in green areas to make cities more resilient, sustainable, enjoyable, and healthy – especially since over 50% of the world population lives in urban […]

Norway Sets The Example For Coal Mine Transformation

Norway is transforming its last Arctic coal mine into a vacation location to add to your bucket list of must-visit destinations. It’s dismantling the area piece by piece, transforming it into a national park twice the size of the Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming – which is part of one of the world’s largest […]

Far More Men Are Being Born, And That’s Bad News For The Environment

Some societies prefer male children, so expecting parents face cultural pressures to bring only male embryos to term. This unethical practice of aborting female embryos means that upcoming generations may be overwhelmingly male. This favoritism for a son is a symptom of deeply rooted gender inequality, which harms whole societies. A recent study by scientists […]

Space Travel To Save The Human Species Could Destroy The Planet

Companies including Elon Musk’s SpaceX, Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic, Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin, and Space Adventures aim to make space tourism more common. People are already buying tickets. Some are calling this collection of competing companies the “billionaire space race.” On July 5, Virgin Galactic took Richard Branson roughly 86 km up into space. Shortly […]