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Growing Vegetables Indoors

As the winter months descend upon us all, it can be a bit depressing thinking about the layers of snow blanketing our growing spaces. While some …

Incredible rooftop farm takes over Israel’s oldest mall to grow thousands of organic vegetables

An amazing farm has sprouted in an unlikely place—the rooftop of Israel’s oldest mall in the heart of Tel Aviv. Hidden between high-rises, “Green in …

Aquaponics

Young, female and determined: how millennial social entrepreneurs are changing the world

From saving the orangutans to support for mothers, millennial women are more likely to start social enterprises – and stick with them<p>Pitching for funding can be an intimidating business, especially when you are a young woman at a testosterone-fuelled event for startups and your idea is a social …

These Solar Panels Pull Clean Drinking Water Straight From The Air

“We started this company to provide water to everyone, everywhere,” says Cody Friesen, CEO of Zero Mass Water, the startup making the new solar …

Water

Perseids 2018: Everything you need to know about the Swift-Tuttle meteor shower

Every year our skies are lit up by returning meteor showers, from Perseids to Lyrids, Orionids to Geminids. If the weather conditions are in our favour and the moon isn't too bright, there's a chance you'll be able to see the shooting stars in action.<p>Here is our guide to the must-see meteor showers …

Perseids

Stanford professors explain their best strategy to figure out whether you should leave your job

You could theoretically deal with this situation by never taking a risk professionally. Or, you could take a calculated risk after you engage in some careful introspection — specifically by figuring out what it is that you detest most and least about your current work.<p>That second option is called …

Stanford University

20 Home Business Ideas for Entrepreneurs - OLBlog

Startup 101 was written in the last week as I was requested by some young entrepreneur minded email. Entrepreneurial life is awesome, I can say this …

The Fallacy of Cleaning the Gyres of Plastic With a Floating "Ocean Cleanup Array"

As the policy director of the ocean conservation nonprofit 5Gyres.org, I can tell you that the problem of ocean plastic pollution is massive. In case …

HOME

We are Ocean Farmers creating jobs and protecting the planet<p>Growing good, local food for local communities<p>Working to make a living on a living …

Home

“Truly inspiring: A revolutionary new Model of harvesting bounty from the seas.”<p>“Underwater 3D farms could revolutionize food production.”<p>We started …

Tulane Green Wave

How to farm in the ocean without pillaging it

Bren Smith at TEDxBermuda (Photo: TEDxBermuda)<p><b>Bren Smith’s farms lie beneath the surface of the oceans — underwater havens for baby oysters, clams,</b> …

Best Ways to Recycle and Compost Dog Waste Free

Best Ways to Recycle and Compost Dog Waste Free<p>Updated on May 8, 2018<p>Dog waste should be composted, not put into a septic tank; it heats up enough to …

Scientists think we could hit a critical climate threshold in the next 10 years

Last December, 195 nations agreed to try to hold world temperature rise to "well below" 2 degrees Celsius, with an aim of 1.5 degrees Celsius.<p>But the planet is already two-thirds of the way to that lower and safer goal, and could begin to pass it in about a decade, according to Richard Betts, head …

Climate Change

10 entrepreneurs share their top ideas for creating passive income

Passive income is all about creating systems that run on autopilot and deposit recurring income into your bank account with relatively low effort once established. It sounds like a dream, but there are more viable ideas for building passive income than ever.<p>Many high-performing entrepreneurs have …

Entrepreneurship

How to make your compost - easy, cheap, and sustainable

Composting can make a big difference for the soil in your garden – or why not, even in your flower pots. If more people composted then we’d enjoy …

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Meet the 22-year-olds tackling our plastic waste

When they were not yet 20 years old, Miranda Wang and Jeanny Yao came up with a scientific breakthrough to solve one of the most stubborn …

8 things we keep buying that are killing the planet

Most of us try to reduce our carbon footprint by recycling, flipping off the lights when we leave a room, and weatherproofing our homes. And while those are all important efforts, we sometimes forget that the biggest environmental impact we can make happens at the cash register.<p>As we strive to …

Sustainability

An ocean of threats must be tackled to protect the world's 'blue economy,' U.S. undersecretary says

They are the lifeblood of our planet, responsible for more than half of the oxygen we breathe. They regulate the climate, provide a major source of protein for 3 billion people, and millions of livelihoods — including 1 of every 6 jobs in the United States — are connected to the marine …

How to start a business if you have a demanding job? [PART 3]

This is the <b>third</b> <b></b>part of the 4-series article about starting a business while having a demanding job. Go to Part 1. Part 2 or Part 4.<p>You are already …

Small Business

Future-Proofing our Ocean Treasures: Climate Action at Marine World Heritage Sites

Changing Planet<p><b>On Board the National Geographic Endeavour —</b> Climate change is a global problem, but it wears many faces, causing flooding in some areas and drought in others, record high temperatures one year, and cold the next. In the ocean, we are already seeing coral bleaching, increased …

6 must-have items for web designers

Looking for a spot of web design inspiration? We round up 6 of the best and most interesting web design-related goodies from the last month.<p>01. …

Digital Design

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

Build a Micro-Hydropower Generator from CDs and Repurposed Printer Parts

For green tinkerers and DIYers, nothing could be sweeter than building something from repurposed materials, except maybe when that something is a …

3 rising startups in India – August 5, 2016

It’s a long road to the top. Funding can help.

26 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Startups

5 Reasons Why Social Entrepreneurship Is The New Business Model

Today’s young people are as concerned with making a positive impact on the world as they are with making money. A whopping 94% want to use their skills to benefit a cause. Meanwhile, only half of Americans have confidence in the free market system, down from 80% just 15 years ago.<p>Against this …

Research: Cascadia Quake Could Hit Sooner Than We Thought

A new analysis by researchers in Oregon, Spain and British Columbia, Canada, suggests that massive earthquakes on northern sections of the Cascadia …

The Family House of the Future

Your first home is always symbolic. Though it may take a number of years of renting different places, saving every spare penny and searching …

Transitioning From Full Time Employee to Full Time Photographer In 6 Steps

We are excited for our new series, <i>Ask SLR Lounge</i>, where you ask the questions and we answer them on Facebook Live. This is an open forum for you, our …