Found 17 results for environment
In this NASA timelapse, satellite images show the rapid deforestation of the amazonian rainforest.
 1995    150       # destruction # environment # deforestation
Australia is at the epicentre of this world's 6th greatest extinction. Australian forests are being slaughtered. All within them is being destroyed. Forests are being crushed, felled and burnt...
 1034    142       # destruction # logging # environment
The Alberta Oil Sands (Saudi Arabia of the North) as it is proudly refered to in the oil industry has proven to be a financial boom to the Canadian economy. It has also proven to be an environmental nightmare!
 1252    104       # pollution # environment # destruction
Take the fact that in the next 12 years, we're projected to add another billion people. Since a billion seconds equal 31.7 years, at the rate people are arriving, we can't even count them.
Vietnamese companies have been ruthlessly taking advantage of Laotian locals and their environment to create vast rubber plantations. The "rubber lords" are also getting support for the land grabs from Germany's Deutsche Bank, which is violatin...
 1161    37       # environment # greed # destruction
The results of a major water diversion project on the arid plains of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. No lake left.
 558    26       # environment # earth # destruction
There are more and more reasons to Say No to Plastics. Most plastic bags are used an average of 12 minutes, yet their real life span, unless recycled, is many hundreds of years. The plastic trash building up in our oceans is a ticking time bomb.
 1265    25       # plastic # environment
Industries in north-eastern China have released large quantities of an ozone-depleting gas into the atmosphere in violation of an international treaty, according to scientists..
 105    23       # China # environment # planet
An open source programming language and environment for people who want to create images, animations and interactions. Interactive programs using 2D, 3D or PDF output, OpenGL integration for accelerated 3D, GNU/Linux, Mac OS X and Windows, and ...
 1015    21       # open source # programming
If you are looking for ways to stop wasting energy and money you'll find lots of ideas here. The Energy Saving Trust is a non-profit organisation that provides free and impartial advice on how to save energy.
 1430    20       # energy # environment # UK