Climate Change

This Week’s Artspirations! Check out the Latest Artistic Posters for Earth Hour, 2014.

This Week’s Artspirations! Check out the Latest Artistic Posters for Earth Hour, 2014.

We promised to bring you the awesome posters from talented artistes who’ve been recruited by the World Wildlife Fund for the countdown…

E. Justice

Low-lying islands are going to drown, so should we even bother trying to save their ecosystems?

Low-lying islands are going to drown, so should we even bother trying to save their ecosystems?

Culled from Grist.Org. Islands are hot spots of biodiversity, often home to rich and unique ecosystems. Despite covering just 5 percent of the…

Energy

“Africa’s Need is Not Another Great Lamp Design” – EnVent Energy Energizes Solar Lamp Distribution in Ethiopia (EcoStories).

“Africa’s Need is Not Another Great Lamp Design” – EnVent Energy Energizes Solar Lamp Distribution in Ethiopia (EcoStories).

(Eco Stories is a special monthly feature of Africa’s best environmental initiatives. Every 1st Monday of the month, we publish exclusive interviews…

Equator Prize 2014 Call for Nominations Open! Nominate Your Favorites in 145 Countries.

The Equator Prize is now calling for nominations! The Equator Prize…

Ethiopia’s Renewable Energy Revolution Shouldn’t Fail to Empower its Poor.

By Katie Auth. Culled from TheGuardian.Com The 84 wind turbines…

Food + Agric

What’s Nice and Serious About Palm Oil? Watch the Trailer for ‘Unseen the Movie’ on Palm Oil!

What’s Nice and Serious About Palm Oil? Watch the Trailer for ‘Unseen the Movie’ on Palm Oil!

To start 2014 with a bang, one of Nice and Serious’ best and boldest projects went live last week. Working in collaboration…

Living + Tech

Would You Live in a Clay Palace? See the World’s Biggest Flintstone Home Made of Clay.

Would You Live in a Clay Palace? See the World’s Biggest Flintstone Home Made of Clay.

Culled from Webecoist. Described by its architect and owner as “the biggest piece of pottery in the world,” this beautiful and inspiring…

Politics

Apply! It’s Here – the Much Awaited Oil in Lagos Youth Workshop is Open for Applications.

Apply! It’s Here – the Much Awaited Oil in Lagos Youth Workshop is Open for Applications.

APPLY NOW! To Apply, click here. Similar Posts: 2 Days Left to Apply for Oil in Lagos: What’s in it for the Planet?…

Activists Seek More Data Openness to Enhance Growth.

Information and evaluation experts have called for more openness in…

Pollution

In Zimbabwe, 60,000 families face the risk of sinking.

In Zimbabwe, 60,000 families face the risk of sinking.

President Mugabe has declared the flooding that threatens over 60 000 families downstream of Tokwe-Murkosi Dam, Masvingo, a state of disaster, according…

Travel

‘Pangolins: Sought-After Gems’ – By Kyle de Nobrega (Ranger Diaries).

‘Pangolins: Sought-After Gems’ – By Kyle de Nobrega (Ranger Diaries).

We share a beautiful diary entry by Kyle de Nobrega of RangerDiaries.Com. This diary entry took place at Tswalu Kalahari. A super mysterious…

Wildlife

Battle of the Scales – Two Reptiles Battle it Out in the Bushveld (Ranger Diaries)!

Battle of the Scales – Two Reptiles Battle it Out in the Bushveld (Ranger Diaries)!

We share a beautiful diary entry by Wild PhotographiX of RangerDiaries.Com. A Turner’s Thick-toed Gecko and Brown House Snake locked in a battle…

Look What Happens When a Hyena Ends Up in the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time (Ranger Diaries)!

We share a beautiful diary entry by Tim Smith of RangerDiaries.Com. This…

What an Epic Sighting at the Khwai River in Botswana: Lions Kill Hippo (Ranger Diaries)!

We share a beautiful diary entry by Brett Horley of RangerDiaries.Com. This…