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This City Aims to Be “Car Free” in 20 Years

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. To live in this age is an exciting time. The technological advances have accelerated communication around the world, and in effect, a shifting of resources to more sustainable alternatives continue to be implemented at an increasing rate. Who knew thirty or even fifty years ago that cars would so quickly […]

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Organic urban gardening for beginners

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. Being self sufficient in a small space is much easier (and enjoyable) than you might think. Here are our top tips for anyone thinking of growing their own produce this spring. A few years ago, I knew nothing about gardening. It seemed like a useful but time-consuming hobby: too much […]

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This Indian Man Planted an Entire Forest by Hand

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. If all people decided to take action every time an injustice was witnessed, there would never be any need for squabble to detract from the opportunities at hand. This is exactly what Jadav Payeng decided when he realized his home in India’s northern Assam region needed more trees to protect […]

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India’s Solar Canals to Produce Energy and Slow Water Loss

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In every corner of the world, sustainable technologies and innovative designs are being implemented. This is so even in the land of pilgrimage and spiritual devotion. India, in all its diversity, glory, poverty, riches, and religious ties is adopting more solar energy in order to become more eco-friendly and save […]

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The First City to Embrace Solar Powered Gardens

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. With 9 out of 10 Americans in favor of utilizing and implementing solar energy, the demand for sustainable resources is not lacking. However, the factors of introducing solar panels to extract the sun’s energy is what hinders progress. Not everyone owns their own house, some areas are too shady to […]

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This is What the Earth Will Look Like if We Melt All the Ice…

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. While debate rages on regarding the validity of the global warming theory, environmental changes continue to reshape the lives and homes of many. Currently, the rising level of sea water has caused melting ice and thermal expansion to negatively affect many species and cultures. Alaskan villages are concerned about what […]

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Milan Creates the World’s First Vertical Forest

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In an age where harmonious innovation is becoming more celebrated, sustainable designs to preserve the Earth and contribute to wellbeing are being implemented at a rapid rate. One such innovation to recently be accepted for development is a vertical forest designed by Stefan Boeri Architects. The first ever vertical forest […]

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Black Rhino hunt permit auctioned ´for conservation´

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. A Texas hunting club caused controversy this week after it auctioned off a permit to kill a Namibian black rhino for $350,000. Protesters gathered outside the Dallas safari club to show their opposition and organizers have even received death threats from animal rights activists, but the club defended its actions […]

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