Sort By:
Date Title Views Comments Random
Sort Ascending
View As:

Category Green and Eco

US to make ‘wild’ public land eligible for protection

503 0

US to make ‘wild’ public land eligible for protection

503 0

The US is to make millions of acres of public land eligible for wilderness protection, officials have said. The order reverses former President George W Bush's policy forbidding the government from doing so. Int...

The power of connections: India to establish Asia’s largest protected forest

627 0

The power of connections: India to establish Asia’s largest protected forest

627 0

India has stepped up forest conservation efforts in recent years, with a major project underway to establish a large swath of uninterrupted habitat through the designation of additional protected areas and expanding t...

UK could see its first law giving rights to nature

1.72K 0

UK could see its first law giving rights to nature

1.72K 0

  Could our legal system evolve to grant rivers, mountains, oceans, ecosystems and species that comprise nature legal personality – just like corporations? What would our world look like if we recognised in la...

Greenpeace International – Team Plant

1.12K 0

Greenpeace International – Team Plant

1.12K 0

It's time to eat less meat and Industrial meat and dairy production threaten our forests, water, climate, and health. So we asked ourselves when the grown-ups don’t step up, what would six-year-olds do? Call for chan...

Fungus out! The frog resistance is here

521 0

Fungus out! The frog resistance is here

521 0

FROGS across Australia and the US may be recovering from a fungal disease that has devastated populations around the world. "It's happening across a number of species," says Michael Mahony at the University of Newc...

Green rooftops help clean up Beijing’s air

804 0

Green rooftops help clean up Beijing’s air

804 0

As public debate on air pollution heats up, many are increasingly looking to the Chinese capital’s skies to cool rapid urbanization with more greenery. The Beijing municipal government has already announced plans t...

Crime chiefs agree to get tough on illegal tiger trade

398 0

Crime chiefs agree to get tough on illegal tiger trade

398 0

Crime chiefs from countries with populations of wild tigers have agreed to work together in order to combat the illegal trade in the big cats. Heads of police and customs from 13 nations agreed to tighten controls...

Salmond claims 100% green electricity in Scotland ‘achievable’ by 2025

643 0

Salmond claims 100% green electricity in Scotland ‘achievable’ by 2025

643 0

First minister Alex Salmond at the Scottish Low Carbon Investment conference says that Scotland could theoretically generate all its electricity from renewable sources by 2025

Sri Lankan survey finds ‘healthy’ elephant numbers

615 0

Sri Lankan survey finds ‘healthy’ elephant numbers

615 0

Sri Lanka's elephant population remains healthy despite decades of fighting between government and rebel forces, the first survey since the end of the nation's bloody civil war showed Friday. Wildlife officials s...

Bath, UK – Children’s Global Climate Change Strike 20th September 2019

484 0

Bath, UK – Children’s Global Climate Change Strike 20th September 2019

484 0

Jeremy Colledge went out to film on behalf of Positivetv.tv in Bath this week - 20th September 2019 to follow the Children's Global Climate Change Strike following young activists on their march throug...

Common Pond Algae Can Sequester High-Level Radioactive Waste (Strontium-90)

547 0

Common Pond Algae Can Sequester High-Level Radioactive Waste (Strontium-90)

547 0

Closterium Moniliferum VS. Radioactive Strontium-90 One of the problems of dealing with nuclear waste is that the more dangerous byproducts are often mixed in with low-level waste, and it can be very complex to s...

Left alive and wild, a single shark worth $1.9 million

554 0

Left alive and wild, a single shark worth $1.9 million

554 0

For the Pacific island nation of Palau, sharks are worth much more alive than dead. A new study by the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) has found that one reef shark during its full life is worth $1.9 ...

Forest Man

875 0

Forest Man

875 0

Since the 1970's Majuli islander Jadav Payeng has been planting trees in order to save his island. To date he has single handedly planted a forest larger than Central Park NYC. His forest has transformed what was once...

China Unveils Fuel Cell Powered Bullet Train

637 0

China Unveils Fuel Cell Powered Bullet Train

637 0

China's newest transportation venture demonstrates yet another energy source for mass-transit solutions. Developed through a partnership of the China North Vehicle Yongji Electric Motor Corporation and the Southwest...

UK needs green economics minister, advisers urge

754 1

UK needs green economics minister, advisers urge

754 1

PositiveTv would like to add it's weight to the call to create this post too. The UK government should create a new ministerial post for green economics, an international policy group that includes MPs past and p...

Ikea begins urban planning project

509 0

Ikea begins urban planning project

509 0

You get a certain feeling that you’re getting lost in a craftily designed labyrinth when you enter an Ikea store, The Globe and Mail reports. But the next question is: will that discomforting almost-warmth of a proto...

Local businesses get help kicking their plastic habit

657 0

Local businesses get help kicking their plastic habit

657 0

The resort island of Bali produces 890 metric tons of garbage every day. Imagine five blue whales or 222 elephants of pure trash washing up on the shores of Bali every 24 hours. But rather than throw up their han...

Positive TV Youth team visit Green Wedmore and Zero Carbon Britain

403 0

Molecule discovery could enable nuclear waste to be stored more safely

444 0

Molecule discovery could enable nuclear waste to be stored more safely

444 0

The controversial problem of storing some of the most radioactive elements of nuclear waste could be close to being solved. Scientists have discovered a class of molecules that can selectively extract extremely ra...

Fighting Back from Extinction, New Zealand Right Whale Is Returning Home

434 0

Fighting Back from Extinction, New Zealand Right Whale Is Returning Home

434 0

After being hunted to local extinction more than a century ago and unable to remember their ancestral calving grounds, the southern right whales of mainland New Zealand are coming home. A new study published toda...