Entries in sustainablity (7)

Tuesday
Jan232018

Fears After  Fukushima

Flickr | IAEA ImagebankFukushima is now synonymous ‘nuclear power’ and ‘disaster’. The place was once just a normal town which was then catapulted to fame after the nuclear power plant it housed suffered serious damage in 2011. During the time, people were already on edge about nuclear power due to the Chernobyl disaster in 1986 and conversations regarding the future of energy, and nuclear energy in particular, had been intense ever since then.

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Friday
Dec182015

Why Is Everyone Talking About Sustainability?

Why is everyone suddenly talking about sustainability? It is the same as discussing climate change and the environment? What does it mean for our food, travel or energy to be sustainable? Here is what you need to know about sustaining our planet and what our future could look like.

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Wednesday
Dec162015

Whale of a Worry: Return of Japan’s Annual Whale Hunt 

The hunt is on, again. The Japanese whaling fleet managed to keep everyone happy for a year, but now they’ve flipped the proverbial middle finger at the international community and have decided to go ahead with this seasons annual whale hunt, despite global opposition.

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Monday
Dec142015

Sustainable Art 

We talk about sustainability and climate change, about how to fight it, how to live green and how to raise awareness. Often, we wonder what it will take for people to understand the serious situation our planet is in. Do we need more numbers? Why isn’t it enough to say entire islands will disappear soon? Sometimes, we need to see it with our own eyes.

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Tuesday
Nov102015

The World's Most Ecologically Sustainable Countries

It is now appraised that 86% of the world's population live in countries that demand more from nature than their ecosystems can supply. Pursuant to the Global Footprint Network, if everybody were to live like American people, it would take 4 Earths to sustain the global population.

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Wednesday
Aug202014

The world’s most sustainable communities

Do you feel trapped in a polluted city longing to live in a different environment? Why not explore the some of the most sustainable communities around the globe and get a glimpse of what our future cities could be like.

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Thursday
Oct242013

Is a world powered by renewable energy possible?

In a world of abundant transport, constant communication, and never ending developments in technology, it is sometimes hard to imagine a sustainable way of life.

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