A Capital City in the Jungle? It’s Not a Crazy Idea

The proximate trigger is climate change – Jakarta is sinking into the sea. President Joko Widodo is planning a giant wall to keep big waves out, but global warming presents a clear danger to low-lying cities. After analyzing cyclone-vulnerable coastal cities in countries, World Bank economists have concluded that % of the damage from storm-surge catastrophes would fall on three Asian cities…

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Lara Croft has started as a fictional video game character and evolved into a series of movies and other games that have captivated the audience worldwide. The female Indiana Jones is always in search of mysterious artifacts and daring secrets, and this time, Microgaming has set her on an adventure through ancient Egypt in their -reel…

Artist Sterling Ruby Turns Fashion Designer, Launches S.R. Studio. LA. CA. at Pitti Uomo

Immediately after this show, held in a 19th century-built hay manger, we hacks clustered into a room below that was originally a horse shelter the better to gaze at this fully-fledged fashion thoroughbred—no, this seeming unicorn of fashion who had suddenly appeared before us. “That, ” said Suzy Menkes, “was the best new-person collection I…

Report Shows Customers Want Responsible Fashion, But Don’t Want To Pay For It. What Should Brands Do?

While shoppers like the idea of sustainable fashion practices, they don’t always want to pay for the costs associated with them. Photo credit: With Jéan A new report from e-commerce personalization platform Nosto showed that of 2,000 U.S. and U.K.-based shoppers surveyed, sustainable practices and fair wages for workers were top consumer demands for modern…

Fashion chain Prada pledges to go fur-free from 2020 following talks with animal rights campaigners

Fashion chain Prada will stop selling furs, in a major victory for animal rights campaigners. It will ditch them from its 2020 summer collection onwards following talks with the Fur Free Alliance group. It follows similar action by Gucci, Armani, Hugo Boss, Tom Ford, Versace and Net-a-Porter, after an outcry over cruelty at fur farms.…