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Meet India's female 'seed guardians' pioneering organic farming

The ‘seed guardians’ of Odisha are pioneering new ways of sharing and storing seeds to reap a more sustainable future<p>Bring up the topic of seeds and Nabita Goud sits up a little straighter and begins to talk animatedly.<p>Nabita is a smallholder and a “seed guardian” at the Maa Lankeshwari seedbank of …

Live off the grid in this solar-powered pod

The ecocapsule may look like a giant ostrich egg, but it comes with enough high-tech features to support you living entirely off the grid for up to a year.<p>The ecocapsule is both solar-powered and wind-powered. It fits up to two people and comes with enough amenities to live comfortably from just …

Off-grid

Here's an impact of climate change that we never saw coming

The driving force behind the modest but discernible changes in the Earth's rotation measured by satellites and astronomical methods is a global sea level rise fueled by an influx of meltwater into the oceans from glaciers, the researchers said.<p>"Because glaciers are at high latitudes, when they melt …

Scientists say this simple psychological shift can help you achieve your goals

Fortunately, you'll have plenty of opportunities to redeem yourself, even before January 1, 2017.<p>The key? Be on the lookout for days that seem like transition points.<p>In doing so, you'll be harnessing the power of what researchers call the "fresh-start effect." Whenever we feel like there's a chance …

Employment

One of the biggest climate problems has to do with what most people eat

That's why activists at this year's U.N. climate summit in Paris are taking a gentle approach to tackling the world's greenhouse gas-intensive love affair with meat, ranging from offering lookalike plant burgers to suggesting a gradual weaning off animal protein.<p>"This is one of the most delicate …

Google sets up online platform for Digital India

Google on Wednesday launched a dedicated platform to keep a track on the growth of India's digital revolution. The online platform features real …

India

The Top 20 Must-Do Adventures In California

Written by Anna Cohen, Contributor and Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>When you think of California, the first things that come to mind might be movie stars, avocados, and tech. But if you love outdoor adventure, then California has so much more to offer. With the Sierra Nevada Mountains, …

Recycling Connects With Fashion, Quality and Design

<b>By: Javier Goyeneche</b><p>The concept of the brand came after the birth of my son, Alfredo (the company is named after him) when I was reflecting upon the world we would leave to the next generation, and my frustration with the excessive use of the World's natural resources.<p>ECOALF was born in 2009. My …