• Tesla’s Semi Trucks

      Tesla is producing semi-trucks in 2019. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, is releasing this product as a competitor to the lower-cost diesel vehicles. The electric tractors are meant to reduce environmental impact, reduce ownership cost, and improve safety. The steering wheel will be in the center of the car with the ability for the driver to navigate while […]

    Tesla’s Semi Trucks
  • Seattle’s Amazon Botanical Spheres

      Tech industries are expressing themselves through buildings. Amazon’s real estate director said “We wanted to do something that was not only great for employees, but for the city as whole.” On Amazon’s new $4 Billion urban campus, they built 3 interconnected spheres with trees, waterfalls, and treehouses. To bring this project to life, a full time horticulturist, Ron Gagliardo, […]

    Seattle’s Amazon Botanical Spheres
  • Sundays: Non-Toxic Nail Polish

      Sundays has revolutionized the market by creating the highest quality socially-responsible products that are safe. The goals is to create a product that is safe for clients and safe for salon workers. To shop for shades look here: Sundays Product. The nail polish collection is 10-free, nontoxic, cruelty-free, and vegan. 10-free means it does not include 9 of the […]

    Sundays: Non-Toxic Nail Polish
  • Square Roots Grow Farming in Brooklyn

      Kimball Musk, the brother of Elon Musk, and Tobias Peggs want to revolutionize urban farming. On a parking lot in Brooklyn, they have 10 containers, each vertically packing two acres of farmland in under 320 square feet. The company has local, real food grown by modern urban famers year-round. Square Roots farmers grow GMO-free, spray-free, leafy greens in indoor […]

    Square Roots Grow Farming in Brooklyn
  • United By Blue Apparel

      United By Blue is an outdoor apparel company founded in Philadelphia during 2010. The company is driven by the idea of associating each sale with an environmental action. It pledged to remove a pound of trash from the earth’s oceans and waterways for every product they sell. So far, they have hosted 127 cleanups and removed over 242,929 pounds […]

    United By Blue Apparel
  • Garden Indoor All Year Round

      Interested in gardening but can’t either to space or weather? With indoor gardening kits, seeds, added nutrients and cultivation lights it can be possible. The hydroponic gardening kit at IKEA is called Krydda / Vaxer Series. The process involves soaking little plugs in water. Once the seeds grow, replant them in small planters filled with pumice stones and transfer […]

    Garden Indoor All Year Round
  • Plume To Help You Breathe Better

      Ever wonder the air quality you are breathing? Air pollution used to be invisible but now the Plume Air Report reveals pollution peaks and fresh air. This wearable air pollution tracker was presented at the CES 2017. The Plume report tracks and monitors air quality to help improve your life. It tracks humidity, temperature, household chemicals, irritating gas, exhaust […]

    Plume To Help You Breathe Better
  • Shinrin Yoku to Improve Health

      Spending time in natural environments has been linked to lower stress levels, improved working memory and feeling more alive, among other positive attributes. In an effort to combat our indoor epidemic and reap these health benefits, a growing number of Americans have become followers of a Japanese practice called Shinrin-yoku. Coined by the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in […]

    Shinrin Yoku to Improve Health
  • Harvest Bees at Home

      Recently the bee population has declined everywhere expect cities. We still don’t understand the cause but we do know bees are crucial for pollination. To help support the bee population, a Dutch electronic company’s Microbial Home design, an eco-system concept unveiled at this year’s Dutch design week. Pressed against an opening in a window, the Urban Beehive splits the difference […]

    Harvest Bees at Home
  • Shipping Containers Turned Into Living Spaces

      With the green premise growing in popularity across the globe, more and more people are turning to cargo container structures for green alternatives. There are countless numbers of empty, unused shipping containers around the world just sitting on shipping docks taking up space. The reason for this is that it’s too expensive for a country to ship empty containers […]

    Shipping Containers Turned Into Living Spaces

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Seattle’s Amazon Botanical Spheres

Seattle’s Amazon Botanical Spheres

February 5, 2018 at 6:55 pm

  Tech industries are expressing themselves through buildings. Amazon’s real estate director said “We wanted to do something that was not only great for employees,...

Energy Sources »

Square Roots Grow Farming in Brooklyn

Square Roots Grow Farming in Brooklyn

January 29, 2018 at 9:02 pm

  Kimball Musk, the brother of Elon Musk, and Tobias Peggs want to revolutionize urban farming. On a parking lot in Brooklyn, they have 10 containers, each vertically...

  • PlantMed Perserving Amazon Plants
    PlantMed Perserving Amazon Plants

      We all know it’s important to preserve the Amazon. It’s plants are a source of many medicines....

    January 17, 2017 at 11:30 am
  • Garden Indoor All Year Round
    Garden Indoor All Year Round

      Interested in gardening but can’t either to space or weather? With indoor gardening kits, seeds,...

    January 11, 2017 at 2:44 pm

Living »

Sundays: Non-Toxic Nail Polish

Sundays: Non-Toxic Nail Polish

January 30, 2018 at 2:21 pm

  Sundays has revolutionized the market by creating the highest quality socially-responsible products that are safe. The goals is to create a product that is safe...

  • United By Blue Apparel
    United By Blue Apparel

      United By Blue is an outdoor apparel company founded in Philadelphia during 2010. The company is...

    January 29, 2018 at 8:58 pm
  • Plume To Help You Breathe Better
    Plume To Help You Breathe Better

      Ever wonder the air quality you are breathing? Air pollution used to be invisible but now the Plume...

    January 11, 2017 at 2:37 pm

Transportation »

Tesla’s Semi Trucks

Tesla’s Semi Trucks

February 5, 2018 at 7:01 pm

  Tesla is producing semi-trucks in 2019. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, is releasing this product as a competitor to the lower-cost diesel vehicles. The electric...

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PlantMed Perserving Amazon Plants

PlantMed Perserving Amazon Plants

  We all know it’s important to preserve the Amazon. It’s plants are a source of many medicines. PlantMed is an organization that is working on keeping the relationship between the Amazon plant resources and our ability to use them alive.  The PlantMed website states “PlantMed is working with indigenous people in the Amazon to share their knowledge of medicinal plants with […]

Lebanon’s Highest Point Turning Into Ski Resort

Lebanon’s Highest Point Turning Into Ski Resort

  Beginning summer 2017, Lebanon highest point will be ripped of its natural habitat and converted into a ski resort. This is a $500 million Realis Development project, a family owned company with shares in the Abu Dhabi finance company. The project will be built on a 420,000 m2 plot, and will include a hotel, club house, wellness-center, and entertainment […]

Scott Slatter Plans to Sell Mojave Dessert Water

Scott Slatter Plans to Sell Mojave Dessert Water

    Slater is a chief executive at a Cadiz, a company that owns water rights associated with 45,000 acres of land along route 66, about 75 miles north-east of Palm Springs. He wants to pump 814bn gallons of water from under the Mojave desert to Los Angeles and other drought-stricken communities in southern California, and make more than $2bn […]

Loliware: Biodegr(edible) Cups

Loliware: Biodegr(edible) Cups

    LOLIWARE are biodegr(edible) cups* designed to complement a variety of beverages. While you’re sipping your drink, you can eat your cup, and any remnants can be composted. Sure to spark conversation in the hands of guests at parties and events, LOLIWARE’s artisanal flavor and unique texture enliven every occasion. Made entirely of vegan, biodegradable ingredients, LOLIWARE is a […]

Shrimp sold by global supermarkets is peeled by slave labourers in Thailand

Shrimp sold by global supermarkets is peeled by slave labourers in Thailand

  So far this year, more than 2,000 trapped fishermen have been rescued as a result of an ongoing AP investigative series into slavery in the Thai seafood industry. The reports have led to a dozen arrests, millions of dollars’ worth of seizures and proposals for new federal laws.US customs records show that the shrimp entered the supply chains of […]

Pamela Anderson Collaborates with Amelie Pichard’s Eco Shoe Line

Pamela Anderson Collaborates with Amelie Pichard’s Eco Shoe Line

  The soles of Amélie Pichard’s newest shoe collaboration are covered in glitter — a sort of sparkling sandpaper that somehow manages to not leave a trail of light-reflecting dust in its wearer’s wake. This has much to do with the magic of Amélie Pichard and everything to do with the fact that Pamela Anderson was her co-conspirator. “We were […]

195 Countries to adopt COP21 Climate Change Agreement

195 Countries to adopt COP21 Climate Change Agreement

  A global climate conference on Saturday adopted an international accord aimed at transforming the world’s fossil fuel-driven economy within decades and slowing the pace of global warming. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius banged down his gavel to rapturous applause, signaling the deal was agreed by nearly 200 nations. Via Business Insider

Chasing a Climate Deal in Paris

Chasing a Climate Deal in Paris

  A topic of discussion at Paris Climate Talk 2015 is Hillary Clinton’s 2009 pledge in Copenhagen that rich countries would provide $100 billion by 2020 to help poor countries with climate change. The funding will support projects such as transitioning to cleaner energy sources. An example is implementing a utility scale solar plant in India. Those two questions that […]

Splashiest Exhibit at Art Basel Miami is about Climate Change

Splashiest Exhibit at Art Basel Miami is about Climate Change

  At this year’s Art Basel Miami, Lars Jan created the Holoscenes exhibit regarding climate change. It consists of a 3,500-gallon Plexiglas tank that slowly fills with water with a women inside. Twelve tons of water are pumped into the tank over the course of a minute. The woman is holding a basket of persimmons, until it floats out of her hands, […]

Atlas for a Changing Planet

Atlas for a Changing Planet

  Esri, the world leader in geographic information system technology, released an interactive map illustrating the earth’s natural and human systems and how they have changed—and will change—over time. With the Atlas for a Changing Planet Story Map ,scientists, policy makers, planners, and activists can examine detailed spatial information that is critical for adapting to a warmer future. Atlas for […]

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

Tragically Beautiful Exhibit Shows How Our Oceans Suffer

  In Hawaii, “Never turn your back on the ocean” is a common adage — a warning for anyone who visits the beach. But when Sophie Thomas, a London-based designer, visited the remote Kamilo Beach on Hawaii’s Big Island in 2014, the phrase took on new meaning. Thomas couldn’t keep her eyes off the devastatingly littered shores. Thomas’s exhibit was […]

“Changes Everything” Movie

“Changes Everything” Movie

  Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Directed by Avi Lewis, and inspired by Naomi Klein’s international non-fiction bestseller This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montana’s Powder […]

ToxicSites.us to Locate Superfund

ToxicSites.us to Locate Superfund

  Superfund sites are hazardous waste sites, and you probably don’t want to raise your kids or park your bounce house near them unless you’re pro-cancer. The first — and most famous — Superfund site was Love Canal, a neighborhood in Niagara Falls, N.Y., where 22,000 tons of toxic waste were buried by Hooker Chemical Company and caused illnesses, miscarriages, […]

Tesla’s Model X First SUV 

Tesla’s Model X First SUV 

  Electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors has mastered the sporty two-seater and the elegant sedan. Now, it wants to conquer the family hauler. Its target market is a female as there is a strong for SUVs. The Tesla X only has a 90 kilowatt-hour battery and only comes with all-wheel drive. However the price tag for a full performance SUV is […]

Upcycling Vintage Home Decor

Upcycling Vintage Home Decor

  Upcycling old items is always a good idea. You can always reuse some old unused items from your garage or basement and transform them into interesting pieces of furniture for your modern home. If you have some old item, clean it, and insert it in your interior, and you will make remarkable home decor. If you need a some […]