Environment

This Woman Took Pictures Of Trees for Over 14 Years… And What She’s Captured Is Incredible

This Woman Took Pictures Of Trees for Over 14 Years… And What She’s Captured Is Incredible

Perhaps the beauty of art is that it’s subjective. Swirls on a canvas, tunes plucked into the air, and clay formed into an angelic sculpture all capture the essence of the human spirit, leaving open opportunity to interpret the element which fuels creativity and sparks imagination from within. But what about nature and the idyllic beauty captured outdoors? Is […]

Portland Is Ingeniously Generating Hydropower From Its Waterpipes

Portland Is Ingeniously Generating Hydropower From Its Waterpipes

For those that live in Portland, Oregon, your lights may now be half-powered by your drinking water. Thanks to an ingenious new system which captures energy as water flows through the city’s pipes, hydropower (without the negative environmental effects from something like a dam) is possible. How does it work? Small turbines in the pipes […]

We All Care About The Environment, But Is This New Law A Step Too Far?

Seattle has decided to punish residents who don’t sort through their trash correctly by painting a red mark on their garbage bins to ‘name and shame’ the offenders for the whole neighborhood to see.  A law passed on January 1st aims to keep food out of landfill sites, and starting in July the city will hand […]

16 Of Your Favorite Landmarks Photographed WITH Their True Surroundings!

16 Of Your Favorite Landmarks Photographed WITH Their True Surroundings!

Context is everything… especially when it drives an industry whose main objective is to benefit from increased profit. While there is no arguing the world holds a bounty of beauty and mysteries to be explored, changing times have diminished some of the mysticism which is often displayed in photographs of ancient wonders. Therefore, if pictures truly convey more value than words, we wonder what True Activist […]

The Truthful Advertisement Doritos Hopes You Never See

The Truthful Advertisement Doritos Hopes You Never See

Life is fun. It’s full of easy-to-find and yummy foods, limitless products created for the average consumer, and captivating TV shows that keep one entertained when they are done with work and have eaten their fill. …Right? For those educated and aware of their actions, not so much. Every action has a consequence, and SumOfUs – the creators of this […]

He Used To Be an Environmental Nuisance. Now He Rides a Bamboo Bicycle Barefoot and Without a Seat!

He Used To Be an Environmental Nuisance. Now He Rides a Bamboo Bicycle Barefoot and Without a Seat!

Rob is an awesome guy that really makes a big effort to live a sustainable lifestyle. He is on a mission to educate people how to reduce their ecological footprint. Below you will find Rob’s timeline from being an environmental nuisance to being a role model. Not that long ago my main priorities included binge drinking every […]