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Sustain Your Habits, Help Sustain Your Earth

Sustain Your Habits, Help Sustain Your Earth

Contributing to a healthier planet and ensuring a better future for generations to come begins with living sustainably and being mindful of our habits. By making simple changes in our daily lives, we can foster a healthier environment and lifestyle. It's like getting...

Let It Grow!

Let It Grow!

Who doesn't desire a planet adorned with lush greenery and pristine air? Unfortunately, with the current trajectory of soil pollution, this vision remains elusive. Without swift action, we risk inheriting a planet marred by pollution and plagued by health ailments....

AIR POLLUTION

AIR POLLUTION

Air pollution is a global environmental issue that affects and jeopardizes the health and well-being of billions of people around the world including our home, Cyprus. We are an island in the Mediterranean and despite our small size and population, we as a country...

Green transportation 

Green transportation 

Green transportation to reduce the negative impact of transportation on the environment Traditional gasoline and diesel vehicles emit harmful pollutants into the air such as carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides, and particulate matter, contributing to air pollution and...

A NEW ERA

A NEW ERA

What do I mean by 'a new era'? I imagine a new era as a time of drastic change, where both people and animals must adapt to new living conditions. The invention and subsequent widespread use of plastic marked the first phase of this new era. From my perspective, this...

The food waste challenge

The food waste challenge

Introduction All around the world, food waste is a serious issue that countries are facing. As children, you would have probably been told to eat all the food on your plate and not leave any. However, as adults, many people still don't fully understand the problems...

Transportation: The Less The Greener

Transportation: The Less The Greener

Introduction Green, or sustainable, transport refers to ways of transportation that are sustainable in terms of their social and environmental impacts.  Right now, transportation is taking up a quarter of global emissions,...

The Peril of Water Pollution

The Peril of Water Pollution

Introduction   Water pollution remains one of the most pressing environmental challenges on the planet. As the world's population grows and industrialization advances, waterways face a constant barrage of pollutants that harm the environment and human health. This...

PLASTIC POLLUTION

PLASTIC POLLUTION

What is plastic and why is it here?  In 1862 Alexander Parkes introduced the first ever plastic and it was held at the London International Exhibition.  The new material was named Parksine in the name of Alexander Parkes, and it was then marketed as an...

Small Steps, Big Impact

Small Steps, Big Impact

Embracing Sustainable Habits for a Greener Future In a world facing increasing environmental challenges, adopting sustainable habits has become more critical than ever. While it may seem daunting, even small changes in our daily routines can have a significant...

Earth Cry

Earth Cry

A lyric statement The Earth is dying. So let me tell you now, We’re all screwed. Don’t tell us that We can decrease poverty, We can stop the trees from being cut down We can minimize pollution. It’s too late to change anything. And we don’t trust anyone who says: WE...

WILDFIRES IN CYPRUS

WILDFIRES IN CYPRUS

by HuskMusk Introduction Wildfires are a major issue that is causing havoc and destruction around the world, and Cyprus is no exception. With a high concentration of forests and dry vegetation, Cyprus is particularly susceptible to wildfires. The island has witnessed...

EVERY BREATH WE TAKE

EVERY BREATH WE TAKE

Do you know that the average adult breathes approximately 20,000 times a day? This requires 10,000 litres of air, good quality air, if we are to remain healthy. In Cyprus this is questionable. EVERY MOVE WE MAKE There are many contributors to air pollution in Cyprus:...