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Charity Organization Plans to Install 18,000 Free Solar Panels For Navajo Nation

Charity Organization Plans to Install 18,000 Free Solar Panels For Navajo Nation

Many Native people throughout the US have homes that are entirely off of the electricity grid, so a local organization called Eagle Energy is helping out by distributing kits for solar panels to the Navajo people and other Native groups. The first kits to be installed will work specifically for lights, but this project is seeking to […]

This Revolutionary Device Converts Plastic Into Edible Mushrooms

This Revolutionary Device Converts Plastic Into Edible Mushrooms

A team of researchers in Europe have created a prototype device called The Fungi Mu​tarium which uses fungi to safely break down plastic and replace it with edible mushrooms. The research team is comprised of two Vienna-based industrial designers and a number of researchers at the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands. The device that they created harnesses the natural […]

Monsanto’s Stock Downgraded As Sales Crash: Is Activism Responsible?

Monsanto’s Stock Downgraded As Sales Crash: Is Activism Responsible?

As we reported earlier this year, Monsanto has been experiencing a downslide in their overall profits, despite continued growth in their key markets of herbicide and GMO seeds. Now, this month it has been reported that the notorious bio-tech company will have its stock downgraded as sales continue to crash. After a series of surveys […]

Naomi Klein Interview: “A 3-Day Week Will Help to Save Life on Earth”

Naomi Klein Interview: “A 3-Day Week Will Help to Save Life on Earth”

By Naomi Klein / bigissue.com via filmsforaction.org No Logo author Naomi Klein says we must revolutionise our working lives if we are to combat climate change and save the free world… Imagine an ordinary, full-time working week, one that requires just 21 hours of hard graft. Imagine a less frantic existence – three days on, four […]

This Tree Farm Rents Christmas Trees And Re-Plants Them At The End Of The Season

This Tree Farm Rents Christmas Trees And Re-Plants Them At The End Of The Season

Instead of selling Christmas trees for people to throw away at the end of the year, The Living Christmas Company in California rents them out and then re-plants them at the end of the season. Founder Scott Martin started the business in 2008, to give people an environmentally conscious way of celebrating the holiday season. […]

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