November 12, 2019

Our environmental content defeats greenwash, highlights fact, and, maybe, contributes to a sustainable future

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By Giles Crosse From Reuters Community t’s widely understood in today’s newsrooms that groundbreaking, intuitive and expert environmental reporting catalyzes debate, leadership and potentially, real world change. But, poorly researched, factually flawed or misleading green news will not only damage all our tomorrows, but alienate key younger audiences who are so engaged with today’s ecological […]

Destinations of the week

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These are the 15 hottest destinations billionaires are traveling to in 2019 By Hillary Hoffower From Business Insider The ultra-rich are investing more in travel as a way to show off their wealth, and that includes everything from sabbaticals to brief vacations. We teamed up with luxury travel agency Original Travel to find the hottest spots billionaires are heading to this year. A few […]

Destinations of the week

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The 3 best places to travel in June 2019 From “The 3 best places to travel every month of 2019” – Business Insider By Mark Abadi Over the course of 2018, I’ve compiled Business Insider’s “ Best Places to Visit” series, highlighting 13 destinations that are best for holiday travel for every month of the year. […]

The Mountain & his wife

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16 photos of The Mountain from ‘Game of Thrones’ and his wife, Kelsey Henson — who have a height difference of 19 inches By Molly Thomson From Business Insider the mountain kelsey The pair recently got married in Iceland. Instagram/thorbjornsson Hafþór Björnsson, who plays The Mountain on “Game of Thrones,” recently married Canadian blogger Kelsey […]

Commercial whaling denied

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Japan’s proposal to resume commercial whaling denied From Sea Shepherd During the 67th International Whaling Comission (IWC), held in Florianopolis, Japan lost the vote on their proposal for the return of commercial whaling. Florianopolis, BRAZIL – Sep 14th, 2018 – The 67th International Whaling Commission meeting (IWC) just finished in Brazil. This year, the biannual […]

Public & private sector come together for Fisheries Value Chain Management Training

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BELIZE CITY, BELIZE, Wednesday, 30 May 2018 (CRFM)—On the conclusion of its second fisheries value chain management training workshop, which was held in Port of Spain, Trinidad during 22-24 May 2018, the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) and its Workshop partners were delighted with the level of public-private sector sharing and engagement that contributed to […]

Tourists ruined travel destinations

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7 massively popular travel destinations that tourists have ruined By Mary Hanbury, Business Insider Between 2011 and 2015, the number of tourists visiting Iceland almost doubled from 566,000 to over 1 million. Robert Hoetink / Shutterstock.com Social media is our new travel agent, and it’s changing the places we go. Next time you’re scrolling through […]

Destinations of the week

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The 25 places you need to visit in 2018, according to the world’s top travel experts – Part 3 By Bobbie Edsor From Business Insider Sail through the air past towering waterfalls and gleaming glacial lakes in Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland.Unsplash/Leila Azevedo. The more you travel, the more you realise there’s so much of the world still […]

Geneticists reconstruct the DNA of a slave born into a Dutch colony in the Caribbean who escaped to Iceland –

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By CHEYENNE MACDONALD From DAILY MAIL UK – even though he died 200 years ago and his body has been lost Researchers reconstructed the maternal genome of escaped slave Hans Jonatan He was born in the late 1700s on the island of St Croix, and died in 1827 As a young man, he was brought […]

Destinations of the week

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The 25 places you need to visit in 2018, according to the world’s top travel experts – Part 2 By Bobbie Edsor From Business Insider Sail through the air past towering waterfalls and gleaming glacial lakes in Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland.Unsplash/Leila Azevedo The more you travel, the more you realise there’s so much of the world still […]