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Greece Sets Daring Experiment – Whole Aegean Island Goes Completely Green

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is expected to announce on Wednesday (2 June) the details of a project which aims to transform the island of Astypalaia in the southeastern Aegean Sea into Europe’s “Green Island”.

Society » Environment | June 2, 2021, Wednesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 3286

European Environment Agency Released Beaches and Bathing Water Ranking: Where Is Bulgaria?

Every year, the European Environment Agency (EEA) compiles bathing water data gathered by local authorities across the 27 European Union member states, the United Kingdom, Switzerland and Albania – measuring levels of bacteria from sewage and livestock.

Society » Environment | June 2, 2021, Wednesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 3436

Iceberg Larger Than Majorca Broke off from Northern Edge of Antarctica

A mammoth slab of ice has separated from the frozen edge of Antarctica in the Weddell Sea, giving birth to the world's largest iceberg, the European Space Agency (ESA) said in a statement on Wednesday.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2021, Thursday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2428

May 26 Full Moon Will Appear More Spectacular Than Ever

This month’s full moon will appear bigger, brighter and redder than usual, as the rare simultaneous occurrence of a supermoon and a lunar eclipse takes place in some parts of the world on 26 May.

Society » Environment | May 20, 2021, Thursday // 11:03 | Viewed: 3226

Disposable Covid Masks – New Environmental Challenge

Researchers in Australia want to transform single-use Covid masks into road material.

Society » Environment | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 3403

Erdogan’s Ambitious Canal Project – Second Bosporus May Cause Environmental Disaster

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, after trying to change the country's history through his involvement in numerous conflicts in the Middle East and Nagorno Karabakh, appears to be determined to change the geography also by trying to create a second

Society » Environment | May 18, 2021, Tuesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 2594

Chunks of Chinese Rocket Threaten to Fall to Earth

Debris from a Chinese rocket threatens to fall to Earth in the next few days after it was used to launch the core module of China's new space station.

Society » Environment | May 4, 2021, Tuesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2776

The Best Mountain Resorts to Visit Around the World

Now that the pandemic is slowly easing off and giving us hope for the future, we are all undoubtedly looking forward to the idea of planning visits and trips around the world.

Society » Environment | May 1, 2021, Saturday // 07:51 | Viewed: 2867

Weather in Bulgaria: Easter Comes with Summer Sunshine

Mostly sunny weather with almost summer maximum temperatures is forecast by weather forecasters for the weekend around Easter.

Society » Environment | April 30, 2021, Friday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2338

Saharan Dust Will Cover Greece, Bulgaria over Easter

The warm spell in the days around Easter is the cause of another advection of Sharan dust, forecast Greek meteorologists.

Society » Environment | April 27, 2021, Tuesday // 13:10 | Viewed: 4243

Young Families in Rural Bulgarian Communities Embrace Sustainable Farming

Family farming is no easy task, but one young Bulgarian couple has shown that sustainable farming can be a successful business venture, while also helping to revive one of the EU’s poorest regions.

Society » Environment | April 25, 2021, Sunday // 15:14 | Viewed: 3077

Prince William Joins Celebrity Calls Urging More Efforts in Climate Fight

Prince William, alongside the celebrity judges of the Earthshot Prize, has called on the world to "harness that spirit of invention" which led to the development of coronavirus vaccines to help tackle the climate crisis.

Society » Environment | April 24, 2021, Saturday // 23:45 | Viewed: 2091

World Celebrates Mother Earth Day to Promote Harmony with Nature

Today (April 22) is Earth Day, an international event celebrated around the world to pledge support for environmental protection.

Society » Environment | April 22, 2021, Thursday // 09:55 | Viewed: 3020

European Parliament, Member States Set Higher Goal for Carbon Emissions Cut – 55 Percent by 2030

The European Parliament and EU member states have agreed a target to cut carbon emissions by "at least" 55 percent by 2030, the EU Commission said in a statement released early Wednesday.

Society » Environment | April 21, 2021, Wednesday // 09:37 | Viewed: 2194

5 Places in Bulgaria Even Locals Should Visit Again

Bulgaria is a stunning country in eastern Europe.

Society » Environment | April 15, 2021, Thursday // 08:41 | Viewed: 3398

Bulgaria: Throwaway Plasticware Banned in Burgas

Most of the coffee vending machines and restaurants in the coastal city of Bourgas already offer biodegradable utensils and food packaging.

Society » Environment | April 14, 2021, Wednesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 2866

Bulgaria: Environment Row Erupts over Sozopol Beach

 

Society » Environment | April 14, 2021, Wednesday // 11:07 | Viewed: 3156

NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Prepares for First Flight on Mars

 

Society » Environment | March 24, 2021, Wednesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 2450

Pandemic’s Another Face – Disposable Masks Spark Surge in Global Ocean Pollution

These shocking images show the devastating impact throwaway facemasks are having on the health of our oceans after washing up among coral reefs in a diver’s paradise.

Society » Environment | March 22, 2021, Monday // 16:22 | Viewed: 3787

Icelandic Volcano Erupts First Time in 900 Years, Attracts Thousands of Curious Onlookers

Thousands of curious onlookers have flocked to an erupting volcano in Iceland to marvel at the hypnotic display of glowing red lava, the bravest of them grilling hot dogs and marshmallows over the smoldering embers.

Society » Environment | March 22, 2021, Monday // 13:04 | Viewed: 3354
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