The Hidden Truth About What Is In Your Shopping Cart

The Hidden Truth About What Is In Your Shopping Cart

The Hidden Truth About What Is In Your Shopping Cart By Lainey Benson It’s likely that what you cooked this morning, washed your hair with, or applied to your face in the mirror included palm oil in the ingredients. Palm oil can be found in almost everything, even the...
The Beef Industry and Deforestation

The Beef Industry and Deforestation

The Beef Industry and Deforestation By Niko Archer What do hamburgers and chainsaws have in common? Both cause massive deforestation of tropical rainforests across the world. The production of beef is without question the biggest cause of deforestation in the Amazon,...
UNESCO Biosphere Reserves – Looking Ahead

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves – Looking Ahead

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves – Looking Ahead by Lavanya Selvam Alli UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) launched the Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB) in 1971. It is an intergovernmental scientific programme that aims to...
The effects of Climate Change on Rainforests

The effects of Climate Change on Rainforests

By Chantelle Barretto Earlier this month the world listened in shock as the President of the United States made the controversial decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement. In the wake of that announcement there has been a global spike in...
Paris Climate Agreement & Rainforest Conservation

Paris Climate Agreement & Rainforest Conservation

By Chantelle Barretto  Recent headlines have been dominated by news of President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement. On the first of June, the American Administration made the monumental and controversial decision to...

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