Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. Win for conservation as African black rhino numbers rise – Numbers of African black rhinos in the wild have risen by several hundred, a rare boost in the conservation of a species driven to near extinction by poaching, The Guardian reports. 2. Sustainable fashion platform launches the … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. On the verge: a quiet roadside revolution is boosting wildflowers – Projects to reduce grass cutting and increase the diversity of plants and wildlife along Britain’s roads are having dramatic results, The Guardian reports. 2. New Beginnings for an Ancient Forest, One Tree at a Time … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. Blazing a trail: five inspiring women in travel – From historical adventurers to modern-day heroes, National Geographic whittle down a handful of inspiring women in travel in honour of International Women’s Day. 2. Women in Diving: Ocean Conservationists – From shark awareness to navigating underwater cave … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. M&S to expand successful trial of fill-your-own container scheme – Retailer says 25 of 44 products offered loose have outsold packaged equivalents, according to The Guardian. The retailer’s initial trial of its “fill your own” scheme at its Hedge End store in Southampton, which offers 44 … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. YOOX and Vogue Italia launch sustainable, responsible fashion programme with €50,000 top prize – The programme aims to support and mentor designers, creatives and start-ups who are investing in social responsibility and sustainability, according to Lucire. 2. Puma’s New Eco-Friendly Collection Kicks Off its Lofty Sustainability Goals … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. UK to lead global fight against illegal logging and deforestation – The UK is to spearhead a major global crackdown on illegal timber and deforestation, with plans to form a coalition of developing countries against the trade as part of its hosting of crunch UN climate … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. Staples Center to compost flowers left at the Kobe Bryant Memorial, while Bryant’s widow and family to receive some items – A massive memorial created by the public outside Staples Center after the death of former Lakers player Kobe Bryant has been dismantled, with flowers to be composted … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World