Articles Tagged with the word ‘Planet’

 

International Clean Up

 
 

Environment

13 Dec 2010

 

How one man's response to finding litter in the sea led to a global clean-up campaign involving 120 countries

 

Do We Need Pandas

 
 

Archive

27 Sep 2010

 


 

Young Rapper Puts the World First

 
 

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09 Jun 2010

 

Cardell Hopkins, aka Lil Peppi, has his sights set on saving the planet. And at just eleven years old, the Florida-based rapping prodigy is doing a king-size job at making himself heard.

 

World Fair Trade Day 2010

 
 

Archive

05 May 2010

 

On 8th May World Fair Trade Day 2010 is being celebrated through hundreds of events in more than 70 countries around the world.

 

New Film Project Captures Solutions

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

A new film project is seeking out and documenting inspirational individuals, communities and cultures from around the world.

 

International Year of Biodiversity

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

The United Nations have declared 2010 as the International Year of Biodiversity. People are being invited to join the campaign in order to help safeguard the Earth's resources.

 

Bolivia Calls for Earth Rights

 
 

/ Sustainable Development

02 Mar 2010

 

President Evo Morales Ayma of Bolivia is calling for a Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth.

 

Eco-Cupids Low-Carbon Valentine's Day

 
 

Archive

09 Feb 2010

 

With Valentine's Day around the corner, students at dozens of universities and colleges across the country are hosting love-themed green events

 

Living Landscapes

 
 

Archive

24 Nov 2009

 

This card game is an ideal gift for young people with a passion for the planet.

 

New Film Creates a Buzz

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Out now in cinemas across the UK, the Vanishing of the Bees is a new film that explores the world of one of the planet's most important species.

 

Taking the Transition Initiative

 
 

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23 Nov 2009

 

In order to live in a way that sustains us, without damaging the planet in the process, we need to make changes. There is a growing realisation that this is not something that will happen all at once.

 

The Science of Biomimicry

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Biomimicry is a new discipline that studies Nature and uses it as a blueprint to design and build more sustainably. Why? Because Nature, imaginative by necessity, has already solved many of the problems.

 

Prince's Rainforest Project

 
 

Archive

10 Nov 2009

 

Our rainforests are vital to our planet's well-being. Positive News would like to encourage its readers to support this important campaign.

 

Put Your Life on a Diet

 
 

Archive

16 Jun 2009

 

Put Your Life on a Dietis the ultimate resource for living a simplerlife as well as leaving behind a smaller environmental footprint andliving a healthier life for you and the planet.

 

World Environment Day

 
 

Archive

02 Jun 2009

 

People around the world are uniting for the planet with a strong call for environmental action just six months before the crucial United Nations climate change talks in Copenhagen.

 

Earth

 
 

Archive

31 Mar 2009

 

On Earth Day ñ 22nd April ñ Walt Disney's new eco-film label Disneynature, launched its first feature-length film 'Earth'.

 

Trees Have Rights Too

 
 

Archive

11 Mar 2009

 

Polly Higgins, a barrister and environmentalist, tells us it is high time we addressed the rights of the planet.

 

Ecotube

 
 

Archive

31 Dec 2008

 

Ecotube is an online forum, providing people with the space to express their opinions on video, share their knowledge and inform others about the environmental concerns facing civilisation today.

 

Poznan Climate Change Summit

 
 

Archive

31 Dec 2008

 

After spending two weeks in Poznan, our special correspondent, David Woollcombe, reports back on some of the more positive aspects of the climate change summit.

 

Enough

 
 

Archive

25 Nov 2008

 

We know that our current high levels of materialism are having a hugeimpact on the planet but we continue to produce and consume more thanwe could ever possibly need, use or enjoy.