Environment

Vegan School’s Lunch Program Is Transforming Kids’ Relationship With Food And Gardening

Vegan School’s Lunch Program Is Transforming Kids’ Relationship With Food And Gardening

When Muse School in California decided to go all-vegan last year, it was difficult for some of the parents to get on board with the new direction. “There’s a lot of myths around brain development and animal protein. There’s a lot of misinformation about meat and dairy products,” said Jeff King, head of Muse School. […]

Sir Richard Branson Bites Fingernails In Campaign To Warn Against Rhino Poaching

Did you know? A rhinoceros’ horn is comprised of almost entirely of keratin, the same substance we produce in our nails and hair. Despite that, the product is highly sought-after – especially in China and Vietnam, where it is ground up into a powder form and touted as a recreational drug, an aphrodisiac and even […]

In 2017, Admission To ALL Of Canada’s National Parks Will Be Free

In 2017, Admission To ALL Of Canada’s National Parks Will Be Free

Did you know? In 2017, Canada will turn 150 years old. To celebrate the landmark achievement, the country’s new Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has brought forward an initiative for all of Canada’s national parks to waive their entrance fee for the entire year of 2017. The Huffington Post reports that prospective annual pass holders who […]

Over 80 Whales Beached Themselves In India And No One Knows Why…

On Monday, more than eighty whales were discovered stranded on the southern coast of India. The phenomenon was a shock for locals and scientists around the world, as the cause of the beaching is unknown. Al Jazeera reports that the short-finned pilot whales washed up on the beach of Tiruchendur, a small port city located […]

This Sleek Sports Car Runs On Salt Water – No Joke

This Sleek Sports Car Runs On Salt Water – No Joke

When you take into consideration the number of intriguing innovations in development, it becomes an exciting prospect to be alive in the present era. Sure, war and strife exist on this planet, but there are kind-hearted people and positive happenings taking place as well. It’s all about perception, and how you choose to look at the […]

Manatee To Be Crossed Of ‘Endangered’ List As Population Rebounds By 500%

Manatee To Be Crossed Of ‘Endangered’ List As Population Rebounds By 500%

Here’s some positive news to brighten your day. As a result of significant improvements in habitat conditions and threat reduction, manatee populations have soared in recent years. CNN reports that in 1991, only about 1,267 West Indian manatees could be found in Florida. Since then, the population of the sea cow has increased by 500%. There […]

[Watch] Orphaned Orangutan Rescued From Cardboard Box Meets First Friend

In October of last year, a crusty, young orangutan was found abandoned and close to his death in West Borneo. International Animal Rescue, located in West Kalimantan, happened upon the poor baby who was dumped in the filthy, urine-covered box and left out in the sun to die. As the organization reported, the young orangutan, […]