Clean Planet


Stop using these types of plastic
Stop Using These 27 Plastic Things (Use These Instead)

We have a plastic problem. It’s at work, at home and even hiding in our hygiene products in the form of tiny beads. When it comes to pollution on a global scale, there’s no...

Homemade linen spray
Freshen Your Sheets Naturally With This Homemade Linen Spray

I love using linen spray. It gives my sheets that added scent that makes them smell so fresh. Every time I take a clean set of sheets out of the closet, I can use this linen spray...

Does your pot have pesticides
Does Your Pot Contain Pesticides?

The buzz about medical marijuana continues to grow. A record number of states now allow patients to use pot for health-related purposes and a prestigious NIH study recently called...

Reasons to keep laundry pods out of your home
5 Ways Laundry Pods Can Endanger Your Home

The use of laundry pods is rampant in this country and in various other areas of the world. It’s easy to see why...

Should we help mountain lions cross freeways
Would You Help This Aggressive Mountain Lion Cross A Freeway?

The mountain lions of Santa Monica are fenced in between an ocean and a...

Do this to make saltwater drinkable
Make Saltwater Drinkable By Doing This

Making saltwater drinkable isn’t easy, but it may have just gotten slightly...

Las Vegas runs on renewable energy
Las Vegas Is 100% Powered By This Type Of Energy — Is Your City?

Everything owned by the city of Las Vegas is now powered by renewable energy. Thanks to a new solar plant in...

101 ways to use vinegar around the home
101 Awesome Ways To Use Vinegar Around The Home

We all know the old saying: honey catches more flies than vinegar.  Although this is a great way to live your life, maintaining a positive attitude, don’t take it too...

You are probably eating crude oil in these foods
Warning: You Are Probably Eating Crude Oil In These Foods

Believe it or not, I began my writing career preaching about the state of our oceans. The ocean is very near and dear to my heart...

Brewery protects edible six-pack rings to protect wildlife
Brewery Designs Edible Six-Pack Rings To Protect Marine Life

By now, you’re probably aware that our widespread use of plastic is a huge...

One brave conservationist was recently killed while making a film about sharks
Filmmaker Dies Saving Sharks (And The BIG Reason We Should Save Them)

One brave conservationist recently died at sea while trying to save sharks — but his mission won’t be lost. Here are some of the reasons sharks are worth saving, how shark...

Some species like the crocodile are immortal
These Animal Facts Will Blow Your Mind

We are constantly learning new information about animals. In fact, we still discover hundreds of new species a year! And the more we learn about the animal kingdom, the more we...

Animals feel physical pain the same way we do
‘Alien-Like’ Octopus And Other Animals Can Feel Pain The Way We Do

Pain isn’t a simple experience. The question of whether animals feel it like we do has long been an issue of some controversy....

Selfies are harming wild animals
How To Avoid Killing Animals With Your Selfies

How far would you go for Facebook likes? Recently, tourists in Argentina dragged a baby dolphin from the ocean and...

Group of capuchin monkeys escapes from the zoo
5 Fascinating Times Animals Escaped From The Zoo

If you love animals, the zoo is a place that fills you with mixed emotions. On the one hand, seeing animals is a really fun experience. But on the other hand, these are captive...

Awesome reasons to save dolphins
5 Awesome Reasons We Should Help Save Dolphins

Dolphins are some of the most interesting and intelligent creatures that live...

What is causing mass animal deaths
What Is Really Behind These Mass Animal Deaths?

Researchers are starting to believe there is cause for concern due to the steady increase in mass animal deaths. They also warn...

These animals will be extinct by 2050 if we don't help
15 Animals That Will Be Extinct By 2050 If We Don’t Help

The planet the next generation inherits is going to be drastically different than the one we currently live on. Greenspaces are disappearing, the climate is changing and we are...

Chimpanzees have advanced tool-use
This Is Just One Reason Why We Should Protect Endangered Chimps

Researchers from the Comoé Chimpanzee Conservation Project have used hidden cameras to capture never-before-seen tool use...

Scientists may be able to bring back dinosaurs
Can Dinosaurs Make A Comeback? Science Says Yes

Oh you didn’t think it was just a movie, did you? No no, we’re actually...

Cheetas and giraffes are worth saving
Is It Worth Saving Near-Extinct Animals Like The Giraffe And Cheetah?

Experts say that we are currently in the midst of the worst mass species die-off period since the dinosaurs went extinct 65 million years ago. This has led to near-panic states...

Cat Island in Japan
This Island Has 100 Human Residents And 600 Cats

If a six-to-one ratio of cats to humans sounds right about your style, then there is a place you may want to visit. No, I’m not talking about YouTube. The island of Tashirojima...

Vaquitas are near extinction
Captive Breeding May Be Last Hope For This Intelligent Marine Mammal

Experts believe the vaquita may only have a few years until extinction — and a captive breeding program may be their last hope....

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Amazing New Species Are Discovered Every Few Days In This Place

On average, a new species is discovered in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) every three to four days. It is one of the most...