Month: August 2021

Life of a Sailing Cruiser During Covid – 7 Differences

What is the life of a sailing cruiser during covid like? How have things changed since the pandemic started? Is it all bad or perhaps there is a silver lining to be found? Read below

Do climate protests work?

WRITTEN BY Fátima Fátima is Ecosia's Video Editorial Lead. She thinks in many Sprachen. “Protest beyond the law is not a departure from democracy”, historian Howard Zinn once wrote, but “absolutely essential to it”. From

World Centric reinvents food containers

WRITTEN BY Ruby Au Ruby is a former social business founder and current Head of Ecosia North America. Many of us have likely experienced the guilt of takeout and food delivery: convenience at the cost

Hauling Out For An Emergency Repair

From time to time we break things, or things break on the boat, that just can’t be fixed while in the water. One of those ‘things’ is a thru-hull fitting. My husband Simon did an

Tree-Planting Update: Episode 31

WRITTEN BY Mélissa Mélissa is a Tree Planting Officer at Ecosia. She likes monitoring trees' growth. Welcome to Tree-Update 31! It’s the rainy season in many of the countries our partners work in, which means

Your trees in Thailand

trees planted 9,000 hectares restored updating since 2021 From monoculture to sustainable rubber farming In Thailand, we are partnering with the Prince of Songkhla University and Einhorn to support rubber farmers who are interested in

Your trees in the Philippines

trees planted updating hectares restored updating since 2020 Restoring forests in the Philippines In the Philippines, our partner NTFP-EP is working with indigenous communities to plant native seedlings that restore the land. Our partner Kennemer

How To Fix A Leaky Mast

Boats leak from a variety of places, the mast being one of them. In this video, Simon will demonstrate how to fix a leaky mast using amalgamating, or self-bonding, tape. You can purchase this kind