Archives for Top Stories of 2017 - Page 26
We always talk about how we need to wean ourselves off of oil, but have any of us ever actually been on an oil rig to see how the process works? Shirley Bassey sure has.
Instant coffee is a far under-appreciated treat and only receives scorn from Americans. Prepared correctly, it is a refreshing and yes, a sustainable option.
The sustainability consultancy Brighter Planet has partnered with the credit card giant MasterCard Worldwide to provide an carbon accounting solution for business travel.
We have always been a huge fan of Daniela Mercury because of her hard work to entrench cultural sustainability throughout Brazil. Now we can say that Daniela is becoming an ambassador for Brazilians’ advocacy for environmental sustainability, too.
Call it a freak of nature or architecturally brilliant, but Brasília, the planned, utopian capital of Brazil, turns 50 this year. The city was a longtime in the making, and when president Juscelino Kubitschek finally dedicated Brasília in 1960, Brazilian bureaucrats, horrified at having to leave Rio de Janeiro, were practically bribed to move several hundred miles into the jungle.