Environment

The Militarization Of Conservation And The Dark Side Of The WWF Exposed

The director of Survival International, a charity that protects tribal people around the world, has recently highlighted some shocking cases of corruption by charities such as WWF which should make all of us question the real motives of well-respected wildlife protection organizations. It’s important to state from the outset that Survival’s work on conservation is widely […]

[Watch] Over 500,000 Ants Joined In Protest Against Deforestation

**No ants were harmed in the making of this video or protest.** Did you know? The leaf-growing, fungus-growing ants featured above are one of the most fascinating and complex social systems known to science. In one colony, millions of individuals co-exist in order and work tirelessly to maintain their caste system. There’s actually a lot […]

Americans Are Responsible For 75% Of All Lion Trophy Kills In Africa

Americans Are Responsible For 75% Of All Lion Trophy Kills In Africa

When news of Cecil the Lion’s death circulated the net, enraged citizens around the globe demanded that Walter Palmer, the dentist responsible for the African lion’s death, be punished for cruelly – and illegally – killing him. But as AllGov, shares, there’s more to this story and the ‘sport’ of trophy hunting that deserves to […]

8 Nations Going Vegetarian, Proving To The World Less Is More

8 Nations Going Vegetarian, Proving To The World Less Is More

Did you know? In 2010, the United Nations released a report urging the world to adopt a predominantly plant-based diet, for its environmental and health implications. Since the turn of the century, interest in vegan and vegetarian diets has dramatically increased! In fact, a number of nations are making headlines with their sustainable commitments, some […]

Nestle, The Californian Drought, And Why Buying Bottled Water Is The Dumbest Thing You Can Do For The Planet

While the developing world is in serious need of fresh drinking water, millions of consumers in western countries continue to buy bottled water, even when perfectly safe tap water is available to us in our own homes. By buying bottled water, we are personally contributing to plastic pollution and worldwide droughts, not to mention the success of […]

Here’s How Starbucks Is Destroying The Rainforest (And What You Can Do To Help)

Starbucks is the biggest coffee retailer in the world, with a huge responsibility to both the environment and the farmers at the front of its supply chain. But while the multinational has recently taken steps to ensure that 99% of its coffee beans will be ethically sourced, what about the rest of its products? This video […]

“The World Must Know What Is Happening Here”: The Story Behind Those Shocking Viral Images

“The World Must Know What Is Happening Here”: The Story Behind Those Shocking Viral Images

Many of you will have seen these two disturbing images of indigenous abuse by the Brazilian authorities that have been circulating the internet recently. The first depicts a visibly shaken indigenous man being forcibly restrained by a soldier as other members of the military take up arms and run to their positions in the background. The second […]

Eco-Friendly 3D Printer Prints LIVING Gardens From Organic Ink

Eco-Friendly 3D Printer Prints LIVING Gardens From Organic Ink

If you weren’t impressed by the Origami pot that grows with your plant, you’re bound to be inspired by this invention capable of producing living gardens. Project PrintGREEN is transforming 3D printers into on-demand gardeners after it created the world’s first “Green” 3D printer in 2013. The innovation is capable of producing living prints by printing customized […]