Environment

Climate Change Articles

Climate Change News

  1. Study: Scientists detect climate change’s “fingerprints” all over the global drought map
  2. Global warming: For a preview of your city’s future climate, look about 300 miles southwest
  3. How Google saved over 6 million pounds of food waste in its cafés
  4. Washington, D.C., will run on 100% renewable electricity by 2032
  5. Undersea explorer goes deeper than any solo diver in history and finds plastic

Climate Change & Food

  1. We’re leaving so much food on farms to just rot in the fields /// via: Fast Company
  2. If We All Ate Enough Fruits And Vegetables, There’d Be Big Shortages /// via: NPR News
  3. How food banks are taking on the growing world hunger problem
  4. This company converts food byproducts into new, healthy food
  5. The newest Silicon Valley perk: your own personal carbon offset
  6. China’s hunger for soybeans is a window into an encroaching environmental crisis

Sucking CO2

  1. Billions of new trees could help stop climate change: Here’s how we get them /// via: Fast Company
  2. We have the tech to suck CO2 from the air–but can it suck enough to make a difference?
  3. To tackle climate change, capturing C02 is essential. Here’s an illustration.
  4. Scientists Have ‘Hacked Photosynthesis’ In Search Of More Productive Crops
  5. Lyft has spent enough money to offset more than 2 million tons of CO2. Is it enough?
  6. Two companies want to build the world’s largest facility for sucking CO2 from the sky in Texas oil country
  7. CO2 in the atmosphere just exceeded 415 parts per million for the first time in human history
  8. Deep Seagrass Bed Could Stall Climate Change, If Climate Change Doesn’t Kill It First
  9. CO2-sucking factories could anchor a new, clean economy
  10. These “biosolar panels” suck CO2 from the air to grow edible algae
  11. California says all city buses have to be emission free by 2040
  12. To Fight Climate Change, New York City Will Push Skyscrapers To Slash Emissions
  13. This old coal plant is now a solar farm, thanks to pressure from local activists

Opportunities & Initiatives To Help

  1. The rewilding: why wolves and bears are returning to Europe
    via: Fast Company
  2. This initiative is trying to plant 100 million trees by 2022–and wants your help
  3. Gender equity is the most overlooked solution for climate change
  4. Sliced — Find opportunities to reverse climate change.

Tech To The Rescue?

  1. The future of web design is less, not more
  2. Bill Gates just gave the keynote at a toilet expo
  3. How Improving Website Performance Can Help Save The Planet

Environment-Conscious Products

  1. It’s fine if you litter this container, because it just turns into a plant /// via: Fast Company
  2. Every single piece of these sneakers is made from plants
  3. Notpla – Cheaper than plastic, and edible! Reduce single use plastic | Product Hunt
  4. These ‘microbe-grown’ headphones could be the future of sustainable electronics
  5. Morus Zero — Ultra-fast countertop tumble dryer for any home
  6. Tim Cook-backed shower startup Nebia shows off a warmer, water-saving shower head
  7. What if every air conditioner was stopping climate change as it kept you cool?
  8. How a carpet maker became an unlikely hero of the environmental movement
  9. Seventh Generation’s new detergent can wash as many loads, but weighs 75% less
  10. Nutrl Waffle Towels — Beautifully designed self-cleaning towels.

Recycling Articles

Recycling

  1. All the ways recycling is broken—and how to fix them
  2. The viral ‘Trashtag Challenge’ encourages people to clean up litter
  3. A relatively painless guide to cutting plastic out of your life

Recycled Products

  1. A relatively painless guide to cutting plastic out of your life
  2. This chair made from ocean waste hints at the furniture of the future
  3. Tokyo’s Olympic medals are made from 47 tons of recycled electronics
  4. A new line of sneakers from Adidas turns ocean plastics into sneaker material

Recycled Drink Products

  1. Starbucks and McDonald’s are testing these radical cups of the future
  2. Starbucks recycled 25 million old paper coffee cups into new cups
  3. Corona is testing plastic-free six-pack rings
  4. This reusable beer bottle could change the way America drinks

Ikea’s Environment Innovation

  1. Super-sized Ikea tub toys are cleaning up London’s river trash
  2. How Ikea and HP want to help keep plastic out of the ocean: make stuff from it
  3. Ikea wants to clean up India’s skies by turning waste into products
  4. Your next Ikea furniture may be made of potato peels

Water Articles

Water

  1. FloWater just raised $15 million to put bottled water out of business
  2. Thirst | The new book from Scott Harrison, founder of charity: water
  3. Water Abundance Xprize’s $1.5M winner shows how to source fresh water from the air
  4. A device that can pull drinking water from the air just won the latest XPrize