Environment

Lego To Make Its Iconic Plastic Blocks From Sustainable Materials

You know change is in motion when the world’s largest toy company pledges to exchange plastic materials for sustainable alternatives. As TIME shares, Lego will invest $1 billion in their new LEGO Sustainable Materials Centre in Denmark, which will be excessively devoted to finding and implementing new sustainable alternative for their current building materials. In […]

Organic Art-itecture: Dream Home Inspiration From Mexico

Organic Art-itecture: Dream Home Inspiration From Mexico

Javier Senosiain is a Mexican architect who designs amazingly beautiful homes that look like something out of a fantasy world. He works with principles of Architectura Organica (Organic Architecture), a way of integrating buildings with the surrounding landscape and inspiring those who live there to be in tune with nature. The idea is to create […]

France Says Nutella Is ‘Bad For The Environment’. After Reading This, You Might Too.

France Says Nutella Is ‘Bad For The Environment’. After Reading This, You Might Too.

You may have been inspired – maybe even moved – by all the progressive happenings  France has implemented (like banning stores from wasting food and even restricting Monsanto’s glyphosate from being sold in its nurseries), but condemning Nutella?? Now the country may have gone too far. Or has it?  According to France’s ecology minister, Ségolène Royal, […]

Biodegradable Cigarette Filters Flower Into Trees When Thrown Away

Biodegradable Cigarette Filters Flower Into Trees When Thrown Away

How does a group of committed individuals go about creating a greener world? By utilizing ingenious technologies and concepts to create products that turn into something better when thrown away – or, in this case, littered. You’ve seen the concept presented with the biodegradable urns that turn your loved ones into oxygen-producing trees, as well as with […]

African Elephants May Go Extinct Within The Next Decade

African Elephants May Go Extinct Within The Next Decade

Majestic and wise, the African elephant is an iconic land animal revered for its gargantuan size and regal presence.  But did you know that in just the past three years, over 100,000 African elephants were poached for their ivory tusks? The rate at which elephants are being illegally hunted, according to experts, places them at risk of becoming […]

Officials To Build A ‘Butterfly Highway’ To Save The Monarch Species

Officials To Build A ‘Butterfly Highway’ To Save The Monarch Species

Whether it’s due to the rampant spraying of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, or the increase electromagnetic waves from over-excessive technological use causing the Monarch population to decline, most will agree it is past time the endangered species be protected before it becomes extinct. And in the United States, White House officials have developed a plan of how to do that. […]

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