Energy-generating roads to be built on four continents in 2017

Energy-generating roads to be built on four continents in 2017

TweetEmail TweetEmail In 2014, Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde created a bike path studded with solar-powered LED lights that glows at…

Gift a stranger a coat, and change the world

Gift a stranger a coat, and change the world

TweetEmail TweetEmailMany Green Prophet readers already turn to alternatives when gifting, choosing to give for a loved one to causes with…

Florida beermaker’s edible packaging is saving lives

Florida beermaker’s edible packaging is saving lives

TweetEmail TweetEmailA small Florida microbrewery has developed a biodegradable and edible six-pack ring, a new approach to sustainable…

Awesome LEGO-like-hair bike helmet makes safety child’s play!

Awesome LEGO-like-hair bike helmet makes safety child’s play!

TweetEmail TweetEmailThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that fewer than half of bicycle riders between the ages of 5…

Gazan farmer is a role model for urban agriculture

Gazan farmer is a role model for urban agriculture

TweetEmail TweetEmailPalestinian Said Salim Abu Nasser is on a mission to make urban farming more sustainable. He transformed a derelict…

The Melbourne Cup – let’s relive the moments

The Melbourne Cup – let’s relive the moments

TweetEmail TweetEmail Australian jockey Kerrin McEvoy, 36 has registered his second Melbourne Cup success after winning the 2016 Melbourne…

25 eco-athletes swim to save the Dead Sea

25 eco-athletes swim to save the Dead Sea

TweetEmail TweetEmailThis week, 25 open water swimmers endured seven hours paddling throught the hypersaline waters of the Dead Sea…

Pee power may be best alternative energy bet yet

Pee power may be best alternative energy bet yet

TweetEmail TweetEmail Finding a viable alternative energy source to create low cost bio energy may be closer than we think. Some of…

Swallowing poop pills is good for your gut

Swallowing poop pills is good for your gut

TweetEmail TweetEmail The presence of poop and poop products in our daily lives has been receiving increasing attention for some time. News…

The subliminal subtext of the 2016 Rio Games

The subliminal subtext of the 2016 Rio Games

TweetEmail TweetEmailThe 2016 Rio Olympics are history, but a hindsight review shows a surprising sideshow of contemporary human issues…

Middle East sheik takes a turtle for a swim

Middle East sheik takes a turtle for a swim

TweetEmail TweetEmail Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is better known for his love of horses than his affinity for sea life. But the…

Turkish watchmakers plant trees with this wristwatch

Turkish watchmakers plant trees with this wristwatch

TweetEmail TweetEmail Have you ever made a purchase in your life by which you gave the green light for planting a tree? It’s a great…

“Before the Flood” now streaming, and you thought Halloween was scary!

“Before the Flood” now streaming, and you thought Halloween was scary!

TweetEmail TweetEmailLet’s get meta. A “force of nature” is defined as a natural phenomenon that is beyond human…

6 simple, pain-free ways to ditch plastics

6 simple, pain-free ways to ditch plastics

TweetEmail TweetEmailI just met a pair of young Swedes, newcomers to Amman who were quickly appalled by the piles of plastics lining our…

Swimmers risk death to save the Dead Sea

Swimmers risk death to save the Dead Sea

TweetEmail TweetEmailIn two weeks, a team of international athletes will attempt a world first by swimming across the Dead Sea, one of the…

5 cheap ways to build an eco-friendly house

5 cheap ways to build an eco-friendly house

TweetEmail TweetEmail “Green” building has become not just a trend in recent years, but a legal requirement in some countries. In the…

Eco-bloggers explore native ads as survival mechanism for online marketing into 2017

Eco-bloggers explore native ads as survival mechanism for online marketing into 2017

TweetEmail TweetEmail Ever since Buzzfeed-style link-baiting articles took Facebook readers attention the style and quality of online…

How to choose a virtual reality gaming PC

How to choose a virtual reality gaming PC

TweetEmail TweetEmail One of the biggest industries in the world is video games and for most people finding the right equipment for their…

تعرفوا على يوغ شاه: المحارب البيئي الصغير في دبي

تعرفوا على يوغ شاه: المحارب البيئي الصغير في دبي

TweetEmail TweetEmail تعرفوا على يوغ شاه ذو التسع سنوات. الذي آذاه منظر القمامة على…

Meet Dubai’s eco-warrior…who’s just 9 years old!

Meet Dubai’s eco-warrior…who’s just 9 years old!

TweetEmail TweetEmailGreen Prophet was bowled over by the teen rapper whose environmentalism got him a ticket to COP21, now an even younger…

Refugee architecture earns an exhibit in a NYC museum

Refugee architecture earns an exhibit in a NYC museum

TweetEmail TweetEmail New York City’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is hosting an exhibition on refugee shelters to kickstart dialogue…

40 infectious photos of wildlife comedians!

40 infectious photos of wildlife comedians!

TweetEmail TweetEmail (Photo by Artyom Krivosheev/Barcroft Images/Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016)  Anyone with a Facebook account…

Sustainable casino gaming – a modern reality?

Sustainable casino gaming – a modern reality?

TweetEmail TweetEmail Our focus on the news is all about responsibility and sustainability here at Green Prophet and we’re always…

The White House Garden gets support to endure from Burpee seed company

The White House Garden gets support to endure from Burpee seed company

TweetEmail TweetEmail Michelle Obama has made America’s gardening great and she’s now laying down roots so the gardening tradition will…

Chefs’ dream garden grows in the middle of Manhattan at Farm.One

Chefs’ dream garden grows in the middle of Manhattan at Farm.One

TweetEmail TweetEmailLocal, real food (#realfood) is more than a rage. It’s the new everything in food. After decades of eating…