Local people tackle tide of beach plastic in Mumbai

Clean-up has collected more than 12,000 tonnes of plastic since 2015

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Methane from Indian livestock adds to global warming

Methane produced by India’s livestock population, considered the world’s largest, can significantly raise global temperatures, says a new study designed to help predict climate change linked to greenhouse gas (GhG) emissions from farm... Read more »

Facebook being used for illegal reptile trade in the Philippines

Researchers from TRAFFIC, who monitored 90 Facebook groups over a three-month period in 2016, recorded 2,245 live reptile advertisements representing more than 5,000 individual animals from 115 taxa. Most... Read more »

This Green School In Bali Is Designed To Have The Lowest Carbon Footprint Possible

The Green School is situated in the heart of the Indonesian jungle, Bali. The school is made entirely of bamboo and features a unique, holistic curriculum that inspires approximately... Read more »

South African Entrepreneur Is Turning Plastic Waste Into Solar-Powered School Bags

Thato Kgatlhanye and Rea Ngwane founded Rethaka Repurpose Schoolbags, a for-profit social enterprise that manufactures school bags from upcycled plastic waste, integrating solar technology that charges the bag during... Read more »