Experts believe that a solar boom is both feasible and necessary in order to reign in warming to safe levels.
Tagged alternative energy, energy, renewable energy, sustainability
A new viral campaign aims to make you use no more than 4 litres of water a day, to raise awareness on water scarcity, and money to fund clean water projects. Are you in?
Tagged ecology, report, sustainability, water
Following the 6th Hydration for Health Conference, Dr Stavros Kavouras tells us why hydration matters and explains the specificities of hydration in children.
Tagged Danone Research, health, hydration, water
The world puts scarce water, fossil fuels, and pesticides to growing food, but then goes ahead and tosses away 30% of it. In no other system would that be acceptable.
Tagged food waste, recycling, report, sustainability
Climate change is on nearly everybody’s mind, in one way or another. Becoming more aware of the effects of emissions on the environment, people are looking for “greener” ways to live, from buying…
Tagged carbon emissions, ecology, green living, sustainability
With an increased focus on pesticides and contamination, many people want to incorporate more organic foods into their daily meals. Sometimes, these organics are priced significantly higher than the conventionally…
Tagged gardening, nutrition, organic, report
Do you want to save money? If so, then you should certainly consider using alternative energy. Arguably the most important benefit is that you can do your part to help conserve the Earth’s natural resources,…
Tagged alternative energy, positive economy, renewable energy, report
Sustainable agriculture has a complicated equation to solve: how do we preserve the environment while maintaining yield? The answer may lies with the fauna and microbes that constitute the soil’s biodiversity…
Tagged agriculture, prospective, science, Usbek & Rica
Water is the essence of life. Humans are bound to this universal mandate as is any other form of life, but how we differ is our ability to control consumption and preserve what is perhaps the most precious…
Tagged ecology, report, Waste, water
The European Union has declared 2014 European Year Against Food Waste. To support this initiative, the European Commission has funded FUSIONS (Food Use for Social Innovation by Optimising Waste Prevention…
Tagged food waste, nutrition, sustainability, Usbek & Rica