Found 25 results for environment
In this NASA timelapse, satellite images show the rapid deforestation of the amazonian rainforest.
 2471    414       # destruction # environment # deforestation
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...
 1608    300       # environment # greed # destruction
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...
 1549    224       # destruction # logging # environment
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.
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..
 1111    204       # China # environment # planet
The results of a major water diversion project on the arid plains of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. No lake left.
 926    145       # environment # earth # destruction
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!
 1617    127       # pollution # environment # destruction
One of the world's most extensive built environment portals, all courtesy of the Royal Institute of British Architects. Architects can keep up with professional matters, and a members only area offers exclusive services to members.
 944    100       # architecture # UK
No country offers a child both the chance of a healthy upbringing and an environment fit for their future, the World Health Organization (WHO) says.
 320    84       # health # food # future
If you want to see what our failing governments are doing to protect our well-being as well as our one and only planet, check this out.
 580    78       # environment # government # failure