In a step greeted with relief by environmental campaigners, Iceland have announced that...
Pinkeye Medicine Prevents Frog Apocalypse
The medicine used to treat pinkeye in humans could save frogs worldwide. Chytridiomycosis, or frog chytrid disease, is a fungus that has been wiping out amphibian populations across the world. The fungus is blamed for driving more than a third of all a
City Council Spends $120,000 to Move Four Newts
Local government officials in Britain recently spent £60,000($120,000) to move four newts from a building site on a school’s grounds. Image by Christian Fischer Four G
The Ice Climbers
Image via: Alpe-Bohinje Climbing any vertical or overhanging cliff demands nerves of steel as well as a natural head for heights, but turn a rock face into an ice formation and you’re en
Big Steamy Ships Produce Massive Emissions
If you feel like writing for us, drop us an email! In the battle for public opinion, the maritime industry has emerged relatively unscathed, while the aviation industry has faced constant att
Standby Your Ban
For more green tips visit www.biggreenswitch.co.uk Although your TV screen may look dormant, it could be using energy at an alarming rate
Run! Fire Next to Nuclear Reactor!
On Wednesday we reported that the world’s largest nuclear plant sat on top of an active geological fault line, the one that caused Monday’s earthquake. Well another day, another nuclear horror sto
São Paulo No Logo
This post has been sent to us by new contributor Emma Morton. If you feel like writing for us, drop us an email! For the past eight months, <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/p
The Hillscapes of the Cinque Terre
Image: Federico With summer just around the corner, it’s time again to think about where to spend one’s vacation. One region’s photos have been all over the Internet yet it gets misreprese
Guess which country has experienced only 18 months of independence and is being brutalised as we speak?
By new contributor Tabi-Sal. If you feel like writing for us, drop us an email! There is a country which has only experienced 18 months of independence between colonial rulers. Its waters ar