Intellectual property is something that no one can take away from you, unless of course, if you sell the rights to it. Our ideas are worth so much and yet, they are priceless. Many companies would spend a huge amount...
There is power in words. No matter how much the world is in disarray, there is always a short moment of silence, a brief window allowing a cry for justice to be heard.   Women all over the world have experienced...
This week's Green Hero is the Ocean Cleanup! The Ocean Cleanup estimates that of the 5 trillion (!) pieces of plastic floating in our oceans. There are 5 big garbage patches in the world and The Ocean Cleanup will target the...
Unless we have the patience to observe, we will never really have full understanding of anything in this world. We don’t have to be the most intelligent to have the best responses. We only need to spare time to...
Ever consider what you can do with those orange peels you're tossing in the compost? Well, Tipa Corp set out to create a plastic alternative with this fruit-waste. What's so great about Tipa's plastic-alternative is that it's: - plastic-free - clear (like...
A grocery store chain from Sweden, ICA, has invented a laser-tattoo to indent the serial number into the vegetable instead of using plastic-wrap or plastic stickers. The products name, number and country of origin is tattooed on the product. Will the...
The mission: A community of learners making our world sustainable. Because it's our world. We live here together. The borders are an illusion of separation. There's one planet and we need to treat it with respect.    To me, The Green School is...
This weeks Green Hero is an organization. TerraCycle is a recycling innovation company unique in its kind. In a nutshell: they want your trash. They do a variety different things with trash. One project being the Zero Waste Box...
Written by Brittany Shenk Ashley Shenk: Zero-Waste Warrior I realize this article is a bit biased. I, of course, have looked up to my older sister, Ashley, from the moment I entered the world. Growing up, the amount of respect and...
This week's Green Hero is The Good Trade! Why? The Good Trade is the go-to source for finding ethical and fashionable brands. The Good Trade is a digital media company: the beautiful website showcases the most stylish and ethical brands you...

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