With concerns about climate change mounting to a fever pitch in recent years, it’s no wonder that many countries have sought to shift their power consumption to renewable energy sources. And one of the most popular options amongst these more sustainable alternatives is wind energy. In places like Denmark—where, in 2019, more than half of its electricity was generated from wind and solar power—towering wind turbines have become a familiar fixture of the native landscape.
The accumulation of single-use plastics is one of the most visible ways in which we can see our damage to...
What keeps our fruits and vegetables clean and fresh? Sadly, the answer is often single-use plastic wrap.
By looking at Wayan Nyo’s eyes and the wrinkles in his face, you can tell almost immediately that he has an interesting story to share. He is a 90-year-old fisherman who lives in Indonesia and is part of a beautiful culture that is extremely passionate about protecting the ocean. Throughout his childhood and the decades that followed, Nyo spent his most of his life on the waters.
The monumental General Sherman is the world’s largest tree (by volume) and is located in California’s Sequoia National Park.
The youth of Generation Z were born into a world of cellphones and streaming video.
Most people are in two camps when it comes to bees. Either they're deathly afraid of—and perhaps allergic to—them or they appreciate their important contributions to our ecosystem. But no matter where you stand, there is no denying that bees are insects critical to our survival.
In an effort to mitigate some of the plastic waste clogging the Earth's oceans, governments around the world are banning...
Reforestation is an important strategy to combat climate change.
Lords and ladies have long cultivated the lands of their great estates. From stag parks for hunting to plots for tenant farmers, nobility has always been largely defined by their status as landowners. Modern peers—at least those who still possess their ancestral lands—must decide how to continue this legacy. One young Irish baron is taking an ancient commitment to land stewardship seriously.
Single-use plastics accumulate in our planet's oceans where they can endanger wildlife.
Madrid Is Planning an Urban Forest To Improve Air Quality, Lower Temperatures, and Fight Climate Change
Cities generate about three-quarters of the world’s greenhouse emissions and they take up about two-thirds of the global energy supply.