In Lisbon buses are powered by used cooking oil

Portuguese public transport goes green. In Lisbon, the main bus company has converted an entire fleet from diesel to biodiesel derived from spent cooking oil. Born from...

Between history and environment: the “ghost towns”

In recent years there has been growing attention from tourists to the "ghost towns", places of abandonment that could come back to life. In...

Stop microplastics in cosmetics: the ingredients to avoid

With the beginning of the year in Italy the rule that bans all rinsing cosmetic products containing microplastics, components that do not exceed 5 mm but which...

Deforestation does not always depend on direct human action

University of Cincinnati geography researchers have identified a tipping point for deforestation that leads to rapid forest loss. Geography professor Tomasz Stepinski used high-resolution satellite images from...

Australia’s bushfire emergency: around 1,25 billion animals killed

WWF-Australia is greatly saddened by the loss of life in the bushfire tragedy gripping Australia. The fires have also been devasting for Australia’s wildlife and wild places, as massive...

How to detox after Christmas

Family lunches and dinners with friends put a strain on our body. After the Christmas holidays it is not uncommon to feel swollen and weighed down due to the...