Category Archives: Environmentalism

BrewDog goes carbon negative with wind-powered breweries

Beer company BrewDog has gone carbon negative by switching to wind power for its breweries and bars, with plans to plant a forest’s worth of trees. As well as wind, BrewDog’s breweries are also powered by leftover grain from the … Continue reading

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Human impacts on Biodiversity | Ecology and Environment | Biology | FuseSchool

Biodiversity is the variety of life. There are thought to be 8.7 million species on planet Earth. And, as we saw in this video, biodiversity is of utmost importance to humans. The loss of one key species can have a … Continue reading

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The man who counts trees

Sometimes in life the trick is knowing the right question to ask. Scientists had assumed there were billions of trees on earth but then Tom Crowther, an up-and-coming ecologist, wondered if that number was correct. His answer to his own … Continue reading

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Tree planter, Nobel Prize laureate, revolutionary: Prof. Wangari Maathai at 80

Wangari Maathai would have been 80 years old today. She was the first African woman to win the Nobel Prize, and the first Eastern African woman to receive a PhD. She died in 2011, but her legacy is very much … Continue reading

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Why governments should prioritise wellbeing.

In 2018, Scotland, Iceland and New Zealand established the network of Wellbeing Economy Governments to challenge the acceptance of GDP as the ultimate measure of a country’s success. In this visionary talk, First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon explains the … Continue reading

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Michael Moore Presents: Planet of the Humans | Full Documentary | Directed by Jeff Gibbs

Michael Moore presents Planet of the Humans, a documentary that dares to say what no one else will this Earth Day — that we are losing the battle to stop climate change on planet earth because we are following leaders … Continue reading

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Coronavirus: Good for the environment? | Covid-19 Special

Animals have begun reclaiming the empty streets and without us humans in the way nature is thriving. The lockdowns have caused nitrogen dioxyde pollution levels to dive in Italy and China. From a climate perspective, the coronavirus pandemic is not … Continue reading

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Effect of Lock down on Marine Life

This video tries to analyze the effect of the lock down due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on the marine life. Media Sources: http://pexels.com/, PTI,

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Sir David Attenborough Documentary Addresses Environmental Issues

“We’ve not just ruined the planet, we’ve destroyed it.” Sir David Attenborough has seen a lot over the course of his 93 years on the planet. The beloved English broadcaster and natural historian has traveled to every continent and witnessed … Continue reading

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#EarthDay2020Halt: The Global Stealth Street Art Campaign

Earth Day Network and more than 500 street artists around the world have planned and executed a worldwide protest, #EarthDay2020Halt. Beginning on Earth Day (Wednesday, April 22) in New Zealand at 9am NZT until 11:59pm Eastern Time in NYC, breakout … Continue reading

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