With the public’s burgeoning concern about companies and their impact on the environment, Reebok is showing the public that their listening. They’re introducing the world’s first plant-based performance shoe, the Forever Floatride GROW. It’s made from plants, eliminating the need to produce petroleum-based plastics for their footwear. And seeing as how specialized a performance-based sneaker needs to be to meet tough physical requirements, it’s quite a feat that they’ve managed to pull it off.
Stella McCartney's Refreshing Eco-Friendly Fashion Designs Are Impacting the World One Day at a Time
Stella McCartney, does that name sound familiar? It should. Stella is the daughter of Paul McCartney, an ex-band member of the Beatles. She is a successful Eco-Friendly fashion designer who’s worked extremely hard to make the world a better place. Stella has joined numerous ventures with likes of Adidas and Disney Jewelry to create Eco-friendly products for the world to use.
Some animals are cute, some animals are scary, many are both. Over the years, there has been a lot of controversy regarding us trying to be friends with them. But despite their obvious differences, these humans have formed unlikely bonds with some of the wildest animals out there. Their stories are full of compassion, bravery, and love. Come in and meet some of the men, women, and critters behind these awesome stories.
During the last few decades, the public has been becoming increasingly aware of the environmental and ethical concerns of wearing fur. Thankfully, lots of animal-friendly fur substitutes are popping up all over the place. In a monumental move a few months ago, Queen Elizabeth announced that she will stop wearing fur. Awesome! One decision by one person can often go a long way, and we hope this is the case here.
Sometimes, it’s easy to forget how closely related we humans are to the other members of the animal kingdom. We tend to forget that all creatures come from somewhere on the same tree of life. Some dogs like to skateboard, some chimpanzees like to wear jewelry. Some bears open doors, some penguins hold “hands.” Why? Come on a whirlwind tour through some of the most striking similarities between humans and animals. Get ready for some fun!
Big festivals sometimes mean a big mess. But not Coachella. For the last few years, organizers and participants have been trying very hard to reduce the festival’s carbon footprint through a series of cool green initiatives. Come have a look at the festival, its history, and the efforts made by many to be as eco-friendly as possible.