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The entire planet could literally be fueled by star power as soon as 2030

Your electric bill could end up being obsolete if one company succeeds at harnessing the energy of superhot plasma with a mega-reactor that could …

Energy

Australian supermarkets work to prevent 'bag rage' as plastics ban takes effect

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's biggest supermarket chains are scrambling to combat "bag rage" as frustrated shoppers vent their anger over the removal of single-use plastic bags. One man put his hands around a supermarket worker's throat, the West Australian newspaper reported, while grocery stores …

Earth Temperature Timeline

The ethical guide to the Anthropocene

We humans have polluted our world into a new geological epoch<p>If you’re feeling unsettled by the Brexit/Trump future, consider this: since the 1950s humans have ramped up the pressure on the planet to such an extent that we have very likely propelled ourselves into a new geological epoch – the …

The Massive Amount of CO2 Locked in Our Soil Appears to Be Leaking

Uh oh.<p>A key greenhouse gas responsible for warming the planet, carbon dioxide, isn't just hanging around in the air. It's also locked up deep under …

Leonardo DiCaprio meets with Donald Trump on green jobs to boost economy, as president-elect appoints climate sceptic to EPA

Leonardo DiCaprio has met with Donald Trump to discuss climate change, and how jobs focused on preserving the environment can boost the economy.<p>The encounter in Trump Tower came as the president-elect nominated Scott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general and a close ally of the fossil fuel …

Growing Green Thinkers: How Sustainability Impacts Education

Education doesn’t only revolve around the palm-sweating need for top rankings and high standardized test scores. Education also includes the everyday …

Speed with sustainability

Technology has made it possible to club one of the ultimate luxuriesâe”speedâe”with one of the most urgent necessitiesâe”sustainability, says …

The world's first wave energy microgrid project is coming to Australia

1/1<p>CETO6L<p>The CETO 6 array improves upon the CETO 5 array, with an output of up to 1 MW.

Australia

Curious grad found solution to a construction headache in nature

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>For 15 years, Mike Riehm's Toronto-based Envirobond Products Corp. has been providing landscape contractors and homeowners with environmentally friendly alternatives to asphalt for paving and pathways. In …

Home Depot

What Do We Need to Turn the Sustainable Development Goals' Idealism Into Reality?

The good news is that countries can reverse historic trends. Indeed some governments are already exceeding expectations on key health goals.<p>On maternal mortality, for example, according to the latest Overseas Development Institute (ODI) research, many developing countries are already working to …

New housing complex in Southeast could be a first for sustainability

By Abigail Hauslohner<p>Abigail Hauslohner<p>National reporter focusing on Muslim and Arab communities in America<p>Email Bio Follow<p>At a glance, the beige mid-rise buildings at Southern Avenue and Benning Road in Southeast Washington are unremarkable.<p>But despite the spare landscaping, the new Weinberg …

Housing

Google SA takes top prize for green innovations

Google’s head office in South Africa won top honours at the 3rd Annual International Green Interior Awards, setting a new standard for green …

Designer's recycled salmon skin furniture highlights fish waste issue

Overfishing is a huge issue, with an estimated three-quarters of global fish stocks that are now either collapsed, over-exploited, significantly …

Hung Up

10 Radical Energy Thinkers Who Aren’t Elon Musk

We love Elon Musk, who doesn’t? But he’s not the only brainiac disrupting the energy biz.<p>Emily Cole, CSO & Co-Founder Liquid Light<p>Dr. Emily Cole is a …

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12 World’s Best Green Building Eco Cities Design Architecture

The Earth only has one life, but with the endless streams of pollution, our future is being threatened. To help Mother Nature recover, here are …

Chicago Architecture Biennial: The State of the Art of Sustainability

29/10/2015 | Comments: 0 | Posted by: jessicaletaw | In: U.S.<p>Chicago is hosting North America’s inaugural Architecture Biennial this fall (3 October …

Water

Shifting Gears to Cycling Would be Big Climate Boost

Something green is happening in larger cities throughout the U.S. — green-colored bike lanes are spreading like bubble tea shops throughout …

Meet the Artist Mining The Internet's Fears

An interview with the illustrator behind the new book Deep Dark Fears

Organization Tricks: 14 Steps to the Bedroom of Your Dreams

Important documents and files stacked around your bedroom keep you from enjoying the room as a place of rest. Instead, organize your files in a chest -- you can easily access them, but they're out of sight, out of mind.

Daily Inspiration #2167

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Would You Like Fries With That Breath?

<b>McMindfulness</b><p>Over the past few years, we have witnessed the explosion of mindfulness and meditation in popular culture. Physicians are referring their stressed-out patients to an eight-week course in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, panicking children are taking quivering breaths before exams, …

Mindfulness

The 8:8:8 Lions Gate Activation

Integrating the Cosmic Light Codes of Awakening with the 8-8 Gateway!<p>The 8-8-18 Lions Gate Activation<p>Every year on the 8th day of the 8th month of …