The World Wildlife Fund, in partnership with the environmental and social justice...
Mountain Biking through the Mashatu Game Reserve
Photo: Sven Martin Copyright adidas / Planet Talk 2009 Darkness was creeping in, and with it the first traces of fear. The opening stage in the tour
Can Coal Ever be 'Clean'? Come on Chaps!
The Sierra Club has released a new study in an attempt to raise awareness of the full environmental impact of coal from mining to burning. According to the study, ‘The Dirty Truth About Coal’, half of America’s electricity comes from coal, which us
This is a video of a speech made during the G8 summit by our favourite celebrity/Governor of California. There is a presidential style in which Arnie addresses his questions, which at times is mildly ridiculous. The best bit in the clip is when he repeate
Rio Live Earth Dead in the Water
Live Earth is just slightly less global this afternoon. Organisers of the series of concerts, aimed to promote awareness of climate change, had hoped that the concerts would take place on every continent bar Antarctica. However, it looks like they’re go
UN: "desertification could displace 50 million people." Environmental Disaster?
Within the next ten years fifty million people could be driven from their homes by expanding deserts, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia, a report says. The study by the United Nations University, produced by more than 200 experts from 25
Snails Trailing Beneath the Skin of the Water
Image: photographyfun Snails are creatures that provoke quite extreme reactions in humans: often either disgust or culinary desires. But these slimy creatures actually deserve our respect a
The Insane Designs of Signtology
All images courtesy of The Signtologist What do Bob Marley, De la Soul, Muddy Waters and Spike Lee have in common? Not much you think? Ask Denver-based artist Dan “DUNN” Ericson a.k.a. the Signtologist and
Another extinction for the Chinese Yangtze River?
Described as a “living fossil”, the Chinese sturgeon is a giant fish that has been around since the age of the dinosaurs. Adults can measure up to 4 metres in length and weigh 450 kilos. Thirty years ago, 2,000 Chinese sturgeons were spotted i
In accordance with Gordon Brown’s recent affordable housing promise and the Government’s Housing Green Paper, Living Space 21 have designed a house which can be built anywhere your heart desires for under £60K