Photo by Miguel Barroso/Flickr According to The New Republic magazine in June this year: ‘You will have to make sacrifices to save the planet’, while the US newspaper Metro asks: ‘What would you give up to end climate change?’ These headlines, read from my desk in London where I carry out research in environmental psychology, present us with stark … [Read more...] about Going green is all about what you gain, not what you give up
"One touch of nature makes the whole world kin." -William Shakespeare In January of 2006, the Hubble Space Telescope -- equipped with the greatest telescope camera ever designed -- took this detailed picture of globular cluster NGC 1846. Image credit: NASA and the Hubble Heritage Team, STScI/AURA, and P. Goudfrooij. Like most globular clusters, this is a very tight, dense … [Read more...] about Why Star Corpses Go Green (and so will we!)
Electric vehicles aren’t a small niche anymore, and have witnessed a significant increase in sales over the past few years. One of the first to launch an all-electric car was Nissan. Their first-gen Leaf wasn’t that refined, though, and its range was limited. Things have drastically changed with the introduction of the second-gen Leaf, as it brings a 60 kWh battery … [Read more...] about Can The New Nissan Leaf With 200-Mile Range Convince You To Go Green?
Meat your fate; the Plant Empire Strikes Back. The Healthy Bodies in a Healthy Planet army has taken over the world in a bloodless coup. In distant days, desi shakaharis holidaying in the West, and weary of stale thepla, had to be content with a boring bowl of once-monotonous salad. Steaming subzi soup was a no-no. Contained suspect stock, no? Then came a period of bountiful … [Read more...] about Going green: Blighty isn’t Roast Beef land. It’s all ‘Love In The Time Of Kale-era’ 😜
MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Ty Gibbs will go back in time to 1995 for his throwback paint scheme during the upcoming CARS Tour Throwback 276 Aug. 3-4 at Hickory (N.C.) Motor Speedway. Gibbs, the grandson of Joe Gibbs Racing team owner Joe Gibbs, will drive a No. 18 late model stock car wrapped in the same Interstate Batteries colors that Bobby Labonte drove to three Monster … [Read more...] about Ty Gibbs Going Green & Black For Throwback 276