3 Steps to an Organic and Sustainable Lifestyle at Home

3 Steps to an Organic and Sustainable Lifestyle at Home

When a food is labeled as “organic,” it means that there were no pesticides or chemical fertilizers used in the production process. Switch to Natural Herbicides/Weed Killers While the scientific research is still ongoing on some of these chemicals, there...

6 ‘Green Nobel Prize’ Recipients Announced

6 ‘Green Nobel Prize’ Recipients Announced

Gloria Majiga-Kamoto The 30-year-old Malawian woman has been taking on the nation's largest plastic manufacturers for the past five years. Her goal: to eliminate single-use plastics in the country. Thai Van Nguyen Thai Van Nguyen is the founder of Save Vietnam's...

Europe, Global Warming and Climate Change: A Quick Guide

Europe, Global Warming and Climate Change: A Quick Guide

We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors. We borrow it from our children. - Native American proverb The continental homeland of Damocles is gradually emerging from the shadow of the Covid-19 pandemic, but far bigger crisis continues to hang over Europe's...

Ozone pollution has increased in Antarctica

Ozone pollution has increased in Antarctica

Ozone is a pollutant at ground level, but very high in the atmosphere's "ozone layer," it absorbs damaging ultraviolet radiation. Past studies have examined ozone levels in the Southern Hemisphere, but little is known about levels of the molecule in Antarctica over...

Climate change: The long view

Climate change: The long view

What will the Earth be like for our children and grandchildren, as temperatures continue to rise? We can be fairly certain of some things: Some regions will become inhospitable, as heat drives their inhabitants away or causes massive declines and changes in their...

Why trees mean hope in the climate crisis

Why trees mean hope in the climate crisis

The public debate about the dangerous effects of fossil fuel burning on our habitat, has been going on for over thirty years. In 2015 the Paris Agreement was a breakthrough. For the first time in history over 190 states of the world agreed upon a common goal: keeping...