—————————————————————— Cremation jewellery and memorialization has been a staple of many cultures for centuries. When these types of pieces were first made, they contained compartments for ashes, and consisted of wood or metal that was engraved. Sometimes, hair from the deceased was placed inside a ring or necklace. Ash, nails, […]
In the plains of the Ganges, 600 million Indians suffer the effects of climate change and air pollution in cities such as Varanasi, one of the most polluted cities in the world according to the PM2.5 particle concentration. Alfredo Boada Mola There are enough fine particles in the […]
Nowadays, our world is having to deal with a tangible climate change crisis. The deserts are advancing, the poles are melting, sea levels are rising, and oceans are getting more acid. Those are just some of the effects caused by global warming, but even with this catastrophic scenario, not all […]
Dementia and other neurodegenerative diseases are currently considered a health priority. It is estimated that, by the middle of the century, between 115 and 135 million people will suffer from some form of brain-related disease. Ana Laura Arbesú There are several factors that have led to its […]
Honduras has become one of the most dangerous places in the world for defenders of the earth and environment. Between 2010 and January 2017, more than 120 people were killed in the country for defending the earth and the environment.