Will the “planetary health diet” save lives, the planet and feed us all?

Its been talked about worldwide. A diet has been developed that promises to save lives, feed 10 billion people and all without causing catastrophic damage to the planet. Have you heard about it yet? A group of scientists have been working backstage to try to figure out how we are going to feed billions more […]

Story of the Month: an emotional testimonial from California wildfires victim

On a daily basis at Bios Urn, we come across stories which not only touch our hearts, but also touch our souls. And this sure is one of them. Wherever you live in the world, you must have heard about the deadly California wildfires that occurred in 2018. The 2018 California wildfires season is the deadliest and […]

Make your home a Zero Waste home

The average American family of four sends upward of 4,000 pounds of trash to landfill each year. Bea Johnson sends a Mason jar’s worth. Since coining the term “zero waste home” nearly a decade ago, Bea has become an easy-breezy face of sustainable living. At Bios Urn we were fascinated to find out more about the Zero Waste movement! How […]

Climate change: planting trees to remove CO2 from the atmosphere

As well as rapidly reducing the carbon dioxide (CO2) that we humans are pumping into the atmosphere in huge amounts, recent scientific assessments of climate change have all suggested that cutting emissions alone will not be enough to keep global temperatures from rising more than 1.5 or 2 degrees C. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate […]

A New Initiative to fight Climate Change: #YouthvGov movement

“Climate Change” is a current worldwide conversation, especially over the past few weeks. This is partly because of one of the most critical and controversials reports on climate change in recent years was published by leading scientists this month. The main message is alarmingly clear: this is the final call to save the world from […]