After learning about the environmental impact of leather production from animal skin, a Spanish innovator developed a new textile from discarded pineapple leaves. Today, she is beginning to take the fashion world by storm.
Malaysia is the latest country to ban trash imports from developed countries. It is time to ratify the Basel Convention.
When we think about pollution, we often think about the toxins in our air, food, and water. However, noise pollution can be just as detrimental to our health.
Many years ago, the city of Amsterdam made a strategic decision to be more people-friendly. That choice is beginning to bear fruit.
Germany is testing a new system of electrified road transportation that will enable battery-powered trucks to recharge while driving.
Watch as a gaggle of 1,200 Indian runner ducks parade their way across the Vergenoegd Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa. They are bound to bring a smile to your face. 😀
The desert rain frog is an intimidating animal. When defending its territory, it will ward off any would-be threats with a ferocious squeak.
As the largest freshwater lake in Southeastern Europe, Lake Skadar is home to over 270 different species of birds. It also has a complex history dating back over 2,400 years. We took a boat tour of the lake and learned more about this special place.
Environmental education was the key to making Singapore the clean, organized, and efficient city it is today.
Donkeys were once the indispensable workers of the Mediterranean. However, technology has now made them obsolete. A group in Split, Croatia is trying to create new jobs for donkeys in the 21st century.
According to a recent article in Inhabitat, the Ekoplaza supermarket chain in the Netherlands has opened a new aisle featuring 700 plastic-free products. The company plans to offer these products at all of its 74 stores by the end of the year.
Ocean plastic pollution is a direct result of our throw-away society. Here are three ways to help dispose of our single-use economy.
A sunset safari video of our recent trip to the Addo Elephant Park in South Africa.
On the anniversary of Hiroshima, it is time to rethink nuclear deterrence.
The launch of Dandelion could save homeowners thousands of dollars in fuel bills while reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
France’s new environmental minister and eco-celebrity, Nicolas Hulot, has announced a ban on future licenses for oil and gas exploration in a push for renewable sources.
Sustained rainfall over the next couple of years will be required to reach optimal reservoir levels.
Sweden is creating jobs and preserving the environment using a powerful incentive: taxes.
A feeding of wild deer shows the depth of Germany's passion for environmental preservation.
Venice is being threatened by rising sea levels, pollution, and excessive tourism. It will take a lightning bolt of engineering and commercial ingenuity to save it.