zero 2017

Finland Could Be The First Country To Make Coal Power Illegal fastcompany.com

America’s first 100% Organic, Self Sustainable Neighborhood Is In Detroit! theheartysoul.com


Turn Your Apartment Into An Apothecary With 7 Healing Houseplants good.is 

Thousands of Invisible Oil Spills Are Destroying the Gulf wired.com


Rainwater Harvesting

Save Water for Your Yard saveourwater.com


Kentucky Coal Museum installs solar panels to save on electricity bills nbc4i

Denmark’s Food Waste Vigilante - BBC News


"Food waste is a massive global problem: the EU alone throws away 88 million tonnes a year. Much of this ends up in landfill and produces dangerous greenhouse gasses which contribute to climate change. In Europe 53% of food waste comes from households, and one woman has made it her mission to stop Danes throwing away food. We travel to Copenhagen to meet Selina Juul, a key part of Denmark’s food waste revolution."

Rise Of The Robot Bees: Tiny Drones Turned Into Artificial Pollinators npr.org 

New Sponge Could Help Clean Oil Spills money.cnn.com


Great Barrier Reef Dead at 25 Million nypost.com 

Would We Starve Without Bees? bbc.co.uk


Hay Bale gardening: no weeds, no fertilizers and less watering!! What a simple but amazing concept!! horseandman.com


Unique Garden Design Schematics from Ikea goodnewsnetwork.org 

Fancy a Poop-Powered Car? Emission-Controlled, Of Course ubiomeblog.com


Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Eyes India, Abu Dhabi inverse.com


House Moves to Encourage Drilling in National Parks npca.org 

Trump Signs Bill Undoing Obama Coal Mining Rule thehill.com


100 Steps to a Plastic-Free Life myplasticfreelife.com


Massive Oil Spill in Yellowstone River Contaminates Drinking Water pbs.org 

Shell’s 1991 Video Warning of Catastrophic Climate Change


Published on Feb 28, 2017 by The Guardian

In 1991, Shell produced a public documentary on global warming called Climate of Concern. It warned that trends in global temperatures raised serious risks of famines, floods and climate refugees. But in the quarter century since, Shell has continued to invest heavily in fossil fuels. Watch this video to find out more.

India Has Banned All Forms of Disposable Plastic in Its Capital weforum.org


Sweden Wants to Fight Our Disposable Culture With Tax Breaks For Repairing Old Stuff fastcompany.com


Climate Change Is a Far Bigger Threat to Wildlife Than We Thought, Study Says

huffingtonpost.com


Heatwave Kills Hundreds of Flying Fox Pups in Australia smithsonianmag.com


The Dutch Plan to Build the World's Biggest Wind Farm weforum.org


Radioactive Diamond Batteries: Making Good Use of Nuclear Waste forbes.com


Red and Howling


Be Kind — Put Us Outside!  

"Most critters are harmless and simply want to live out their little lives in peace."  

Plants Talk to Each Other Using an Internet of Fungus bbc.com


14 Best Indoor Plants for Air Purification at Home curejoy.com


The Market Has Spoken, and It Says Electric Cars Are the Future grist.org


France Bans Plastic Cups, Plates and Cutlery independent.co.uk



With Climate Change Deniers in Charge, Time for Scientists to Step Up e360.yale.edu


Ikea’s Hydroponic System Allows You To Grow Vegetables All Year Round Without A Garden truththeory.com


World Economic Forum


Recycling in Amsterdam



16 Little Life Changes The Planet Will Really Appreciate buzzfeed.com


Sustainable Energy: Clean Technology Innovation Is in Decline

technologyreview.com


The very hungry caterpillar: these plastic-eating wax worms could solve our pollution problem wired.co.uk


Europe’s Coal Power Is Going up in Smoke -- Fast bloomberg.com


Nigerian Women Crochet Bags from Plastic Waste reuters.com


Could Going Vegan Save Millions of Lives? Who Would Have Thought huffingtonpost.com


This machine does something great with your leftovers - UniAffairs


Zera™ Food Recycler is designed to fit seamlessly into your kitchen and make the most of your food — turning today's food scraps into tomorrow's ready-to-use, homemade fertilizer.

38 million pieces of plastic waste found on uninhabited South Pacific island

heguardian.com


France Declares All New Rooftops Must Be Topped with Plants or Solar Panels csglobe.com


Long-Dormant Bacteria and Viruses, Trapped in Ice and Permafrost for Centuries, Are Reviving as Earth's Climate Warms bbc.com


Netherlands Planning to Become the First Country to Pave Its Roads with Recycled Plastic 1millionwomen.com


Artist Turns Trash Into Animals To Remind Us About Pollution boredpanda.com


Climate March Draws Massive Crowd to D.C. in Sweltering Heat washingtonpost.com


World Economic Forum: Reviving the Ocean Ecosystem | Kristen Marhaver


"Coral reefs are suffering – and we aren’t going to save them through small-scale, feelgood actions like reusing our shopping bags or hotel towels. Kristen Marhaver is Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of California at Merced, working at the Caribbean Research and Management of Biodiversity (CARMABI) Research Station in the Netherlands Antilles. She explains why coral reefs matter, and what actions we need to take." 

Seismic Thrift: Welcome to the Shopping Centre for Recycled Goods weforum.org


Offshore Wind Won a German Power Auction Without Needing Any Subsidies

thinkprogress.org


India Man Plants Forest Bigger Than Central Park to Save His Island

nationalgeographic.com


Lamp Powered by Gravity Could Provide Light to Billions ecowatch.com


How Crows Could Solve Litter Problems Across the World outerplaces.com


Electric Cars Aren't Enough. Tesla Is Now Going Vegan nbcnews.com


Zinc


It's time to ditch the disposable plastics. 

London Buses Could Now Be Fuelled by Your Morning Coffee, as Shell Experiments with Biofuel

thedrum.com


Boy Genius Boyan Slat’s Giant Ocean Cleanup Machine Is Real fastcompany.com


Mexico City, Parched and Sinking, Faces a Water Crisis nytimes.com


As Cape Town Runs out of Fresh Water, Inequalities Loom pagesuite.com


For the Cost of an Iphone, You Can Now Buy a Wind Turbine That Can Power an Entire House for Lifetime educateinspirechange.org


Circular Economy Is the Answer forbes.com


Harvest Electricity From Plants (Plant-e)

Iot and the Development of a Circular Economy techcrunch.com