On May 28, 2008, Adam LeWinter and Director Jeff Orlowski filmed a historic breakup at the Ilulissat Glacier in Western Greenland. The calving event lasted for 75 minutes and the glacier retreated a full mile across a calving face three miles wide. The height of the ice is about 3,000 feet, 300-400 feet above water […]
Wildlife crossings are becoming increasingly common as we’ve previously pointed out in this article. However, not enough is being done to cater for our fellow earthlings. In this video MinuteEarth provides an energetic and entertaining view of why we should this issue more attention — in just a few minutes!
Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner is a 26-year old poet chosen by the U.N to represent the (global) public on the issue of climate change at this year´s conference in New York. She´s from the Marshall Islands in the South Pacific, an area of outstanding beauty, where climate change is not some mythological theory but very real and happening […]
Life on earth would not be possible without freshwater and oxygen created by places like the Amazon, ´the lungs of the world´. The ongoing destruction of the rainforest is a bi-partisan issue: the future of humanity depends on not burning two-thirds of our oil reserves. In this video made by Amazon Watch, a girl pleads […]
Here at True Activist we love to show you all the beautiful pictures of amazing places we find on the internet. Some of these places are so awesome they do not even look real! We recently posted about Animals You May Not Have Known Existed and 46 Incredible Photos You May Not Have Seen Before. Please share these amazing images […]
Through a relentless investigation to find the answer, Disruption takes an unflinching look at the devastating consequences of our inaction. The exploration lays bare the terrifying science, the shattered political process, the unrelenting industry special interests and the civic stasis that have brought us to this social, moral and ecological crossroads.The film also takes us […]
When Joel Fleck moved home to after college, he wanted his own place, but he didn’t want to pay the steep Sonoma County rents, so he decided to build his own tiny home on a trailer. Inspired by wee house pioneer Jay Shafer (also from Sebastopol), Fleck bought an abandoned trailer from a neighbor for […]
This is the sort of crap Kiwi’s have to deal with in their own backyard. If you’re in North Island, Hawkes Bay, then head over to Hastings/Napier and ask the locals about Te Mata Peak… they’ll undoubtedly bust out their phones and show you this visual pollution. Please SHARE these amazing photos with your friends and family. […]