environment

The Disappearing Fireflies

One thing about the warmer evenings of summer, you could always count on seeing the flash of fireflies, or lightning bugs. But if that flicker has seemed to fade like the memories of your childhood, you're right. Research shows there aren't as many of them as there used to be. Most species of...
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WATCH: Creating Jobs And Art With Old Flip Flops

Ocean Sole is an ocean conservation group in Kenya . They have found a unique way to help clean up water ways polluted with old footwear. Flip-flop artist Francis Mutua explains in the video below... Video of Flip-Flop Art | Ocean Sole // 60 Second Docs
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Urban Landscapes Changing For The Worse

A five-year study of U.S. cities found that trees are disappearing at a rate of 36-million, or 175,000 acres, each year. In fact, every state saw the number of trees dwindle except for Mississippi , Montana , and New Mexico . And the increase there was so small, it was considered "nonsignificant"...
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This Company Is Helping Americans And The Environment

Here's a business model more companies should get behind. Tidal New York makes their flip flops right here in the U.S.A. They hire, almost exclusively, returning veterans to make those sandals. Plus, they use materials from artisans at family-owned companies in Maine , Massachusetts , Missouri, New...
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WATCH: Environmentally Friendly Six Pack Rings Protect And Feed Wildlife

A Florida brewery has introduced new packaging to hold their six-packs of beer that aren't made of damaging plastic. Instead, the new six-pack rings either biodegrade or can be safely eaten by marine animals. Saltwater Brewery is a microbrewery in Delray Beach . They've been working for years to...
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Can We Remedy Climate Change?

There's been a ton of complaints about Millennials being too invloved with Instagram "likes" and themselves to notice anything around them. I am very happy to report that nothing could be furthur from the truth. according to NYU Prof. 84 percent of this population say they want to make the world a...
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You Can Totally Eat Your Plate Now!

Clean your plate... then eat it! For real!
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