Green Thing

Status update: Post mortem of a party

I’m finally done with the full-on party mode, at least for a while. It’s been fun, really fun, and I’ve met a bunch of awesome new friends. Several bunches actually and many of these people I hope to know for…

Stop Fracking in the Karoo

Don’t be polite, tell these people to fuck off. If we don’t stand together and in a united voice tell them and whoever follows to shove their drills where the sun don’t shine, we’ll lose the place forever. If you need any convincing, go google “fracking” and see how they have ALREADY destroyed many pieces of land, but still claim it’s safe.

Study Says Wi-Fi Makes Trees Sick

From PCWorld: “The study exposed 20 ash trees to various radiation sources for a period of three months. Trees placed closest to the Wi-Fi radio demonstrated a “lead-like shine” on their leaves that was caused by the dying of the…

A run on our water

We are in the process of losing our rivers. On top of our existing water pollution woes, the government simply does not abide by standing laws and grant coal prospecting rights along our major rivers to mining companies.

No more fish?

The end of seafood by 2048? The ocean without fish. Your meals without seafood. Imagine the global consequences.   Narrated by Ted Danson this award winning, groundbreaking film reveals the impact of overfishing on our oceans. This is the future…

SA facing water pollution crisis

The Environment and Conservation Association said in a statement on Tuesday that it was estimated that in five years, almost 80% of the country’s fresh water resources would be so badly polluted that no process of purification available in the country would be able to clean it sufficiently to make it fit for human or animal consumption.