Category: Yachting International

How To Tie Onto A Cleat

One of the first things you’ll learn when becoming a sailor is how to tie onto a cleat. Like most things in sailing there are options. There are two main recognized knots used for fastening

Is democracy too slow to achieve climate justice?

WRITTEN BY Fátima Fátima is Ecosia's Video Editorial Lead. She thinks in many Sprachen. The latest IPCC report on the state of our climate made one thing very clear: we don't have time for politics

Ecosia on Campus: 140,000 trees and counting

Imagine graduating from university having helped plant thousands of native trees where they are needed most. During the fall semester of 2018, the University of Sussex became the first university to set Ecosia as the

How To Make Your Boat Shine

Here’s how to make your boat shine – we demonstrate the best way to make your metalwork sparkle, remove rust from your Gelcoat, and make your engine nice enough to eat off of! How To

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