The hard truth is that even if we were to see a drastic decline in plastic utilization by tomorrow, this wouldn't be enough. The short-term solutions are to capitalize on less wasteful materials that can be washed and reused, but what about the long-term solutions? What are the impacts of the current usage and where are we seeing the repercussions from our actions? Simply put, this is severe, relevant, and happening faster than we can type.
While many couples relished in 2020s opportunities to binge-watch Tiger King in their pajamas, grow a (rather shortlived) Tik Tok career together and bake more banana bread than they could humanly consume, others struggled in such close quarters. Even the rich and famous couldn't quite handle the curve ball that this year threw right in our faces, and sadly, some of our favorites parted ways. At For What It's Earth, we're spilling the tea on the celebrity couples that are no longer...
There's only one white giraffe left in the world, and he's living in Eastern Kenya. But the world has only known that such a creature exists since March 2016, two months after a supposed sighting in Tanzania. Poachers killed two relatives of the last white giraffe however, and they were the only known giraffe's to share such a unique color. But now that the last white giraffe has been identified, conservation efforts are being made. He suffers from a rare genetic skin condition called leucism, which results in an absence of skin pigmentation. But it's truly beautiful to behold his bright white body, faded patches, and reddish mane.
Sure most A-listers can afford to have their outfits uniquely designed for them, but that doesn't mean fashion faux pas like accidentally matching a fellow celeb doesn't happen time and time again. And when that happens, the dreaded question never fails to loom. So with that, let's take a look down this list of celebs wearing the exact same outfit and decide once and for all, who wore it best?
In the 21st century, it seems like the world's coral reefs just can't catch a break. Not only do they have to contend with the direct threat of declining biodiversity due to climate change and pollution, but they also face a threat on another front: being overrun by seaweed. But scientists have recently published compelling research that shows that unleashing armies of crabs on the coral reefs might be the solution.
What some might call "hillbilly engineering," these hilarious inventions are what happens when DIY makes its way to the backcountry. The following creations might be far from the norm but you have to give these innovators props for thinking way outside the box. But be warned, safety is not always guaranteed.
It seems like the younger generation are putting their foot down when it comes to the climate crisis. Leaders from around the globe were expected to attend a United Nations (UN) conference in Glasgow this month. But due to the global pandemic, the important talks have been postponed until 2021. That's bad news for the activists, our planet, and ourselves as action needs to be taken to reduce the effects of climate change. But amazingly, there are young people are refusing to let the UN put off the Cop26 conference. Find out about what they're planning.