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INFOGRAPHIC: Tips to lower your carbon footprint

Lowering your carbon footprint at home depends on limiting your electricity usage, since electricity accounts for the majority of residential carbon …

Sustainability

Gensler's New Zero-Carbon Glumac Office Produces More Energy Than it Consumes in Shanghai

International architecture firm Gensler recently completed a new net-positive office in the heart of Shanghai that boasts a stunning array of …

Interview: Bob Brown Foundation, Environmental Champions

Based on the beautiful island of Tasmania, the Bob Brown Foundation is a different kind of fund In this age of rapid destruction of the biosphere, …

Physical Geography

Sad Faces Make People Support Social Campaigns

Any face. Even on a trash can.<p>At the end of last year, the international aid organization Oxfam decided to dramatically change their advertising tactics in their campaign to fight hunger in Africa, replacing pictures of sad, starving children with happier landscapes featuring the continent's …

Psychology

Björk's environmental campaign goes on the timetable in Nordic schools

Icelandic singer and activist's 'multimedia exploration of the universe' adopted for the curriculum in Scandinavia<p>The rising profile of Icelandic singer Björk as an environmental guru of our times is about to be recognised in Europe's schools. A "multimedia exploration of the universe" pioneered by …

Greenpeace urges Lego to end Shell partnership

Global campaign calls on toymaker to honour environmental commitment and remove oil company’s logo from its bricks<p>Lego is putting sales above its commitment to the environment by partnering with Shell, according to Greenpeace, which is launching a global campaign to force the world’s biggest …

Could Tom Steyer’s Environmental Ad Campaign Swing the Senate?

After decades of complaining about the influence of big money on politics, environmentalists in this election cycle are spending big money on politics. Tom Steyer, the hedge-fund manager turned environmental champion, has put fifty-eight million dollars into various midterm campaigns, mostly …

Global campaign aims to inspire British cities to choose 100% clean energy

Hope that example set by Munich, Seattle, Lima and others will prompt pledges to commit to zero emissions by 2050<p>Environmental campaigners are hoping that 2015 will be the year when the UK’s cities go green. Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Munich, Seattle, Sydney and Lima have all committed to switching to …

Climate