NovoNutrients has figured out how to feed fish sustainably

NovoNutrients is a startup that is turning CO2 emissions into fish feed, showing the world how to feed fish sustainably. This is another great...

Mango Materials is making fully biodegradable clothes out of methane

While methane is responsible for only 10% of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, it is nonetheless a very potent GHG. Methane has a global warming...

Can we reverse global warming?

Yes we can, rapidly. Most of the people answering that it can’t, or that it would take hundreds or thousands of years are focusing mainly...

Hexagro has created an automated and sustainable indoor gardening system

Modern agriculture is extremely unsustainable. As a case in point, food production is responsible for 29% of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, making agriculture a significant...

Can entomophagy get us to Mars?

Probably not. Bugs make poor jet fuel. But it might be an important component of futuristic food systems. It’s not as far out as...

Health risks of a mission to Mars may complicate Elon Musk’s ambitious plans

At a conference in 2016, SpaceX founder Elon Musk said that he hopes to send humans to Mars as soon as 2024 on the...

Indonesia increases its efforts to push for sustainable palm oil

On 11 April, Indonesia held the first international conference on the country’s sustainable palm oil (ISPO) scheme (1). Indonesia really needs to push for the...

If you care about your body, then eating sustainably is the way forward

When it comes to diet, if you follow recommendations on eating sustainably, then you will also be benefiting your health. This is because sustainable...

Extreme weather should make us pay attention to sustainable nutrition

The alarming problems created by global warming are numerous. One of them is an increase in extreme weather events (1). Mocoa, a town in south-western...

How to stay fit in space

It will take about six to eight months to reach Mars. It’s a long time to be enclosed in a spacecraft. It makes it...

Growing plants in space and on Mars

Astronauts going on the three-year round trip to Mars are likely to be growing plants in space, as well as on the Red Planet....

A UK company is using hydroponics to revolutionise farming

H20 Farm is a company in the UK that is using hydroponics for their fodder production. This company, as well as others (such as...

Saving money by going veggie

If you have financial worries, then there are many steps you can take to cut back on costs. It’s important to examine your lifestyle...

The rise of vegan meat

Not only is veganism on the rise, but so are all kinds of different meat substitutes. Many companies seem to be doing a pretty...

5 ways you can reduce food waste

Food waste is a bigger problem than you might think. In 2015, UK households wasted 7.3 million tonnes of food (1). This led to...