Cost of Living Around the World

Here is an interactive infographic map that shows the current living costs of countries around the world. The parameter used to measure the cost of living is The Consumer Price Index...

10 Things You Must Give Up to Move Forward

If you want to fly and move on to better things, you have to give up the things that weigh you down – which is not always as obvious and easy...

Snøhetta The Green Home

This Zero-Emission Home Creates Enough Energy To Power An Electric Car For One Year. This just might just be the most beautiful zero-emission home we have ever laid eyes on. Snøhetta, a...

Cheap asphalt that can suck up carbon dioxide has been created

Credits: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University Researchers have developed a cheap type of asphalt that can capture carbon and keep it out of the atmosphere. The asphalt that forms our roads can be modified to...

Amir Mehdi: Left out to freeze on K2 and forgotten

  K2 (8611m) Amir Mehdi wanted to be the first Pakistani to scale the country's highest peak, K2, and as one of the strongest climbers in the first team to conquer the summit,...

Amir Mehdi the First Pakistani Mountaineer

Amir Mehdi Amir Mehdi Personal information Nationality Pakistani Born Hunza Died Hunza, Pakistan Climbing career Type of climber Mountaineer Known for 1954 K2 Ascent, First Pakistani Mountaineer First ascents Nanga Parbat Major ascents K2 first ascent Amir Mehdi (sometimes spelled Amir Mahdi) (1913-1999) was a Pakistani mountaineer known for...

Scholarships and Internships around the world

Do not miss to read the whole article, read all 8 opportunities and apply asap as last dates are ending soon 1) Summer Internships for BSc and MSc Students at EPFL, Switzerland The...

The generation of idiots, smart phones and dumb people | Look Up by Gary...

'Look Up' a short film by Gary Turk.   Look Up  I have 422 friends yet I am lonely I speak to all of them everyday yet none of them really know me ...

What if we stop using fossil fuels?

  If all the peoples of the world got together tomorrow and agreed to never build another fossil fuel power plant or gasoline-powered automobile, all the carbon-emitting structures already built would still...