Monday
Mar192018

Children's Books About  Nature

Flickr | Boston Public LibraryThe Little Prince or Harry Potter series prove that children books conquer the hearts of little readers as well as the grown up ones. The books we’ve listed in this article carry important messages for any age groups.

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Monday
Mar192018

QUIZ: Can You Guess These Countries' National  Symbols?

flicker l USFWSmidwestHow well do you know these countries national symbols, inspired by nature? Test your knowledge to find out just how good you are!

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Wednesday
Mar142018

Melissa Hie: The girl that eats the  world

Flickr | insatiablemunchMelissa Hie’s Instagram account will catch your eye at the first sight. Her food photos, full of colour, capture the unique culture and atmosphere of the place.

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Wednesday
Mar142018

Your Guide to Shopping in Zero Waste  Stores

Flickr | just_a_cheeseburgerThe bright side of the plastic pollution problem is that every individual has the power to contribute to its solution. Reducing your plastic waste is not as difficult as it might seem at the beginning.

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Tuesday
Mar132018

The Decline of the North Atlantic Right  Whale

Flickr | National Marine SanctuariesAfter rebounding in recent decades from the brink of extinction, today’s right whales now face a similar fate. An estimated 100 females remain in the whole population and scientists predict that if the current rate of mortality continues the species could become extinct in as little as 20 years...

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Monday
Mar122018

Top 5 Extraordinary Hobbies around the  World

Flickr | Christian ReuschWith supermarkets on every corner, picking mushrooms in the forest or making pelmeni from scratch isn’t necessary anymore. However, these activities are deeply embedded in cultures and have become a great way to spend leisure time and gather with family and friends.

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Friday
Mar092018

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The World's Big Cats? 

Flickr | William Warby

To celebrate last week's World Wildlife Day, this week's focus is all about Big Cat conservation. How well do you know your lion from your tiger? Test your knowledge!

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Thursday
Mar082018

Top 5 Art Exhibitions About The  Environment

Flickr | Ruth HartnupArt often reflects on and reacts to current political and social situations, as it has power to influence their development. Therefore, it’s not surprising that environmental issues are a major source of inspiration for today’s artists.

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Wednesday
Mar072018

The Laws and Wars on Plastic  Straws

Flickr | Horia VarlanIf you have even a slight interest in environmental issues and read our blog regularly, you probably know about most of the negative effects of plastics on the environment.

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Monday
Mar052018

Positive Effects Of Wilderness On Your  Health

If an office is your main territory, you might consider spending some of your weekends in nature. According to countless studies, hiking on crunchy snow, a smell of fallen leaves or an observation of picturesque natural landscapes is what a human body needs to be healthy.

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Friday
Mar022018

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About the Illegal Wildlife  Trade?

The illegal wildlife trade is the 4th most lucrative trading of illegal contraband after, drugs money and weapons. How well do you know the ins and outs of this disturbing business?

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Wednesday
Feb282018

Ecovillages: What Are They All  About?

Flickr | Eli DukeIn the shade of climate change and ecological crisis, ecovillages serve as a great practical example of sustainable living. However, the technological innovations aren’t their most important contribution to ecological solutions.

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Tuesday
Feb272018

Ever Heard of Underwater  Oceans?

flickr | Tim GeerIt’s a well-known belief that we know more about the moon than we do our own oceans. Vast areas of it are unexplored, untouched and, for all we know, uninhabited.

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Monday
Feb262018

Top 5 Environmental  Philosophers

Flickr | Fronteiras do PensamentoEnvironmental ethics is concerned with interactions between humans and the natural world. It includes various approaches from anthropocentrism to biocentrism. According to the philosopher Erazim Kohák, the term is new although the principles of environmental ethics were always present in the society.

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Friday
Feb232018

QUIZ: Where Did These Invasive Species Come From?

Can you name the continent/countries/seas or oceans that these species are native to before they were introduced elsewhere?

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