Tag Archives: Water
A Love Lost

A Love Lost

published: 2009-11-20

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Extreme Weather and Droughts

Extreme Weather and Droughts

Climate change is causing big storms in the American Midwest and other areas, and making water supplies in regions like the Southeast less certain. Extreme weather events could become the norm as global warming heats the earth and allows more water to evaporate. More water in the atmosphere and higher temperatures can alter traditional weather patterns and seasonal cycles.

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From Sea to Shelf – fisheries for the future

From Sea to Shelf – fisheries for the future

This new video shows how Greenpeace has been encouraging retailers to clean up their seafood shelves – by switching to a sustainable seafood sourcing policy they can change the world’s fisheries and help to protect the world’s oceans.

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SailRocket

SailRocket

The Vestas SailRocket is the outright world speed sailing record contender. It employs a concept in which the sail and keel elements are positioned so that there is virtually no overturning moment and no net vertical lift. When used correctly, this results in a boat which no longer has obvious stability limits and in which the only significant response to gusts is a change in speed!

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Kadavu – a Pacific marine reserve

Kadavu – a Pacific marine reserve

Kadavu, an island in the south of the Fijian islands, may become the site of the first true marine reserve in the Pacific.

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Escaping Floods

Escaping Floods

All along the banks of the Zambezi, vulnerable populations are being moved to resettlement sites, where they are safe from the floods but no longer have access to their farms and livelihoods. Rebuilding them is proving difficult.

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The Tokyo Two Trial

The Tokyo Two Trial

In Japan, two Greenpeace activists are standing trial for exposing a corruption scandal striking at the heart of the whaling industry. Following an extensive pre-trial period, their court case has now kicked off in Aomori, Japan.

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Nike vs. Adidas Detox Challenge

Nike vs. Adidas Detox Challenge

The world needs more champions. Challenge them to detox our water.

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