The Illusion of clear water

Did you know that the artificial sweetener acesulfam-k (E950; 200 times sweeter than sugar and no calories) from cola light and diet yoghurt has lately been proven to be in drinking water? Do you know what that means? Even though you try to avoid harmful substances by buying “bio”, you get in contact with those…

Senseless packaging

Did you ever think about why a toothpaste tube needs an extra paper packaging around? Or why any cosmetical product like an eye creme needs to be put in a paper box? Of course, you have extra space to write all your products advantages on, but usually all ingredients and descriptions fit onto the tube…

Hope for the tigers in Tiger Temple Thailand

Well, let’s continue with the good news! Everyone who has a friend visiting Thailand is likely to be shown pictures of this friend posing with tigers and cuddling with cubs. Who wouldn’t be jealous seeing this? Well, if you know what’s going on behind the facade you definetly won’t be jealous, you’d rather be shocked…

India and the tiger

Hello folks, I thought my first blogpost should be something positive, so I am presenting to you this article about tiger conservation results in an Indian nationalpark:  http://international.nabu.de/projekte/himalaya/meldungen/18023.html It says that the number of tigers living in the Valmiki reservation tripled in comparison to the negative record in 2010. But you have to take a…