Snippets of Serbia: Cultural Illustrations From a Little Known Land


“Snippets of Serbia” is a cultural illustration series based in Serbia. The illustrations provide fleeting glimpses of the country that, when assembled into their larger context, provide a more holistic view of Serbian life. “Snippets of Serbia” is supported in part by the U.S. Embassy in Serbia, and will culminate in a small published collection. […]

A Distant Land Soon to Be Lost (VIDEO)


Curated by Seanna Pratt The issue of Climate Change has created quite a buzz among people worldwide. We see protestors standing up against large corporations and campaigns to help spread awareness. Unlike other issues, however, there isn’t an overwhelming sense of urgency to figure out ways to immediately reverse the damage we’ve done to Earth. This […]

These 10 Young Minds Are Changing the Food System

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This post comes courtesy of  Margot Tuchler and Danielle Nierenberg of Food Tank: The Food Think Tank Innovations in agriculture don’t just come from veteran environmentalists or food industry heavyweights. In fact, many inspiring projects are the creations of youth around the world. Food Tank is excited to highlight ten young foodies who make us more […]

Mealshare: Charitable Dining Goes Big in Canada


By Suhana Sol The next time you dine out in Canada, you can help feed someone in need simply by picking the right item off a menu. Mealshare, a non-profit Canadian-based startup, teams up with restaurants to allocate Mealshare items on their menu. When a customer orders a Mealshare item (distinguished by the orange fork and […]

12 of Cape Town’s Coolest Cafes

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A city as alive with creativity, color and culture as Cape Town is bound to have an assortment of unique cafes. Give one of these a try and enjoy not only coffee, but also a great experience.   Feature photo by Hannah Swithinbank

Boulder Fights for Local, Sustainable Power


  Curated by Seanna Pratt Boulder, CO. is well known for its “green” community, and this campaign for local power is another step in the right direction. Being that “[their] community has one of the most carbon intensive fuel supplies in the country,” the city’s goal is to reduce the use of non-renewable resources and […]

13 B&Bs on the Vineyard

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Love wine? Why not try something a bit more intimate on your next visit to a vineyard and stay among rows of grape vines in a quiet, picturesque setting?  These 13 bed and breakfasts are located in the world’s top wine hotspots. Click each image for more information. Feature vineyard photo via shutterstock