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Home Discarded Smartphones Upcycled Into Digital Forest Watchdogs

The solar-powered listening posts detect illegal loggers and poachers in remote areas.

Technology Smartphones Hung From Trees Alert Rangers To Illegal Logging

Using audio recognition software, old solar-powered phones can pick up sounds from chainsaws.

Innovation 24 Hours Climate Hack-a-Thon Will Build Energy Reduction Apps

The event challenges participants to build platforms around power, deforestation and greenhouse gas reduction.

Innovation RFID Tags In Trees Prevent Illegal Deforestation

A new green initiative fights against destruction by tagging trees in order to collect data from them and monitor their health and location.

Advertising Triple Pundit: Mattel Says Yes To Greenpeace, No To Rainforest Destruction

Greenpeace's campaign to have toy company Mattel switch its paper sourcing policy has worked.

Luxury Triple Pundit: Global Warming Will Make Chocolate A Luxury Item

Rising temperatures and deforestation threatens the sensitive cocoa plant, the source of chocolate.

Design The Purest Air Particles On Earth

A study to understand how atmospheric changes have affected the world took environmental researchers to the Amazon rainforest.

Design Biomanufactured Masonry: Next Generation Brick Design

A bio-engineered brick could replace traditional kiln-fired bricks.

Luxury Merci x Veja: Organic Shoes For Charity

Merci is the first “Charity Store” in France, where 100% of their profits will go to non-profit support, giving customers who would normally buy luxury goods the chance to also give to a worthy cause in the process.