Fine jewelry is the latest industry to be disrupted by the Warby Parker/Everlane/Glossier business model. In addition to women buying jewelry for themselves, millennials are getting married less, research before purchases, shopping online, caring about sustainable & ethical production and eschewing tradition.
Ramawatar Singh’s unique organic jewellery is derived from Nature, and encourages eco-friendly living. He has been designing jewellery with hand picked seeds during farming expeditions and bird walks through the forest, this unusual jeweller would notice seeds of different sizes, shapes and hues scattered everywhere.
A look at sites around the world that are at risk from becoming too popular for their own good. In recent weeks, authorities in Thailand and the Philippines have called time on tourism in two of their most popular tourist destinations.
Numerous studies have found that how we eat over time can increase — or decrease — our risk for chronic disease. But one-size-fits-all recommendations based on traditional nutrition research are missing the mark.
Biomimicry design, explained with 99% Invisible. This video is encouraging creators to discover how big challenges in design, engineering, and sustainability have often already been solved through 3.8 billion years of evolution on earth. We just have to go out and find them.
Rapidly renewable, carbon negative solution: giant bamboo. Degraded land by reforesting with bamboo could mitigate climate change and be source of raw material. Industrially processed bamboo can be used in modern applications like building industry, interior design and the textile, paper and energy industry.
There are an estimated 270,000 tons of plastic floating on the surface of the ocean and according to a new study authored by researchers at Plymouth University found, a staggering 700 different marine species are threatened by its presence.
Thermal insulation is the reduction of heat transfer (the transfer of thermal energy between objects of differing temperature) between objects in thermal contact. The important aspect of an insulation material is its performance.
Crans Montana Forum in Dakhla, Morocco brings together more than 1,000 participants and leaders representing more than 100 countries across Africa. They debate economic, social and environmental development by themes such as food security, sustainable agriculture, public health and renewable energies.