What do Ziploc bags, ketchup packets, and single-use spoons have to do with fracking? That’s how Big Oil is investing in a Big Plastic future.
Succulents are a great way to add freshness to any space. From table centerpieces to suspended terrariums, these small thick-leaved desert plants have made their way onto the home decor scene in more ways than one. If you’re looking to add some color or interest to a wall in your home, a succulent wall garden might be just what you need. Instead of framing a picture, why not a whole garden?
Achievement rarely produces the sense of lasting happiness that you think it will. Once you finally accomplish the goal you’ve been chasing, two new goals tend to pop up unexpectedly.
We long for new achievements because we quickly habituate to what we’ve already accomplished. This habituation to success is as inevitable as it is frustrating, and it’s more powerful than you realize.
Climate Change and Global Warming are two of the most pressing issues of the society today. Many efforts to aid it and minimize the human’s contribution to worsening its state are being made across different nations and different industries. According to studies, one of the biggest contributing factor to these environmental issues are brought about by cars, specifically its carbon emissions which is one of the most prominent factors that further worsens its condition.
Over the years and after countless studies about the best solution, car manufacturers have offered one of the best suited key to reduce vehicles’ hazardous impacts to the environment: hybrid and electric cars. While it is agreeable to be the best case, it is undeniably expensive and ultimately not for everyone.
Luckily, you don’t need the latest techy car cut down on your car’s carbon footprint. Here are nine proven ways to make your car more eco-friendly, regardless of make, model, or year.
There’s nothing like a good night’s sleep to make the day seem a little brighter and put that extra spring in your step. Unfortunately, too many of us fall short of meeting this goal, leaving us chronically sleep deprived or experiencing poor quality sleep.
Now, if you’ve already taken steps to implement a healthy nighttime sleep routine but still wake up feeling sluggish, you might be overlooking an important part of the equation — the position you sleep in. In this article, we’ll reveal the best sleeping position and the worst to make sure you’re getting the best sleep possible, something most of us sorely need. So, let’s get started!
It’s becoming increasingly clear that we need to adapt our construction methods to be more environmentally friendly. However, this isn’t just a case of green energy and sustainable materials, plans must also account for the local ecosystem.
The construction of both residential and commercial properties is encroaching further and further into our countryside. As a result, wildlife habitats are negatively affected and the UK’s biodiversity suffers.
In addition, changing animal behaviours in urban areas are being caused by a range of human factors. These include air and light pollution as well as habitat loss and fragmentation amongst others.
As towns and cities take over more green space, we’re increasingly likely to encounter wildlife or even share our home with them. A surprisingly common example of this is bats roosting in and around homes.
Thankfully, there are solutions being developed which will allow us to coexist peacefully with our indigenous animal species. Read on to find out what issues exist and how conservation-friendly construction can remedy them…