A young Iranian woman, 22, has died in custody after being arrested by Iran’s morality police for improper clothing. Her death sparked anger on social media under her name #MahsaAmini.
A candid letter by a Muslim woman who shares the pleasures of female circumcision.
Like China who has been using AI and facial detection surveillance to pinpoint people breaking lockdown, Iran's morality police are using cameras to catch women without a head covering –- a moral sin in Iran.
You've created a "free energy" company to bring limitless power to off-grid communities and villages. It's a great cause but how do you manage the team? Every business, even green ones, need to be strong on coaching and management.
Imagine robots working together to build solar panels, free energy solutions freeing up more time for us to contemplate the universe and why we are here?
Vintage work trousers and jackets from France and Japan are making a comeback among the young and fashionable from Tel Aviv to Montreal to New York.
You're never too busy for a workout when you're on the road. Here are 7 travel workout ideas that you can practice anywhere.
Like smells, music stimulates your mood, transporting you quickly to the past and present, elevating emotions. A new study at Tel Aviv University shows that music can very quickly help physicians detect cognitive decline in the elderly, paving the way for quick intervention to help stave off Alzheimers, maybe even the lasting effects of a […]
Planning on exposing an eco tragedy or positive ending? Learn about the craft of filmmaking
Aspen, Colorado has some of the world's most gorgeous nature and eco hotels on the planet.
Is it more ecological to buy sustainably harvested bamboo that lasts 3 years outside or vintage plastic lawn chairs that were used by someone's grandma? Sometimes the one that lasts longer is the best solution. Think hard before you invest in patio furniture.
This time we were going to go outside our comfort zone - we’d go outside the Thailand we knew: beaches, floating markets, temples, and beaches of Samui and Phuket. This time we would rely on my husband’s old memories from the early 90s to take us back to the mountains in the north.
Millions of extra embryos are created during the IVF process around the world. Most of them, in waiting, will never be used by their birth parents. Consider adopting an embryo to people who can’t conceive? Adoption has long been an opportunity for many parents to expand their families and experience the joys of raising their […]
Aldi, a low-cost, high quality European brand has made items like sustainable bedding affordable for everyone. The company is now in the US market.
Fireworks, instead of gunshots, have been the norm for Middle East celebrants of weddings and festivals. Some cities are starting to ban fireworks. Here are some alternatives for upcoming holidays.
To help understand insect populations, a new insect radar, the first for Israel, has been installed near the Hula Valley nature reserve. The area is a major rest stop for millions of migratory birds moving between Africa and Europe each year.
New research presented by the American Chemical Society at their August meeting warned of the damage disposable contact lenses cause after they are flushed down our home plumbing, a daily habit of many of the 45 million Americans who wear them.
Pride parades have come a long way since the 70s in New York. Israeli activists look to see how the largest pride parade in the Middle East can do better, environmentally speaking.
The foreign exchange market is a global decentralized or over-the-counter market for the trading of currencies. The idea is being revived among amateurs after Bitcoin and NFTs started to nosedive. But can trading currencies benefit the planet?
The researchers looked at how a heterosexual couple's physiology and behavior adapt to each other during that first encounter.
Maybe you went on a rainforest cruise that changed your life? Maybe mushroom science or renewable energy are issues you are passionate about. When you write a dissertation you need to choose above all, something that moves you.
So what are the options for Bay dwellers? A new planned community called Lagoon Valley is being built between the Bay Area and Sacramento, and the project developers believe they are doing their part for planet earth.
Summer staycations means saving money, keeping things simple and real. How about making your own sunscreen? It's healthier and toxin-free.
DuPont, the chemicals company that makes teflon, lycra, polyester, and lucite, will now be making artificial salmon, using spirulina, a type of algae.
Cannabis oil is a natural medicine that can have a profound affect on mediating pain and anxiety. One of the latest ways of delivering the medicine is by "dabbing" which is basically vaporizing cannabis oil.