2010

Mercedes-Benz planning a mid-engined eco supercar

Mercedes-Benz planning a mid-engined eco supercar

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Mercedes-Benz’ Californian design studio has created the futuristic Biome Concept that is a preview of a full-sized design model of a mid-engined eco supercar that will go up against the BMW Vision ED around 2015, according to an Autocar report. The four-seat coupé, which nearly hugs the ground, tak

Lions return to Great Karoo

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Written by: Janine ErasmusEarlier in November 2010 a pride of eight lions was released into the Karoo National Park, marking the return of the free-ranging big cats to the area after an absence of 170 years.The four adults – two males and two females – and four cubs gained their freedom after a two-

Adrian Grenier gets eco fashionable

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The ´Entourage´ star models eco-fashions from Nau — to support charity:water, a nonprofit that brings clean water to developing nations Want to look and feel like an eco-activist celeb this season? Actor Adrian Grenier shows you how — by dressing from head to toe in eco-friendly fashions from Na

Estilo sexy, fashion forward, and eco-friendly

Estilo sexy, fashion forward, and eco-friendly

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Estilo means “style” in Portuguese. Their shoes combine high fashion and elegance while making green efforts to help preserve the environment. They are affordable and the styles are unique. The line ranges from platforms, to wedges, flats, sandals, and includes various heights for heels. There is be

Eco chic DIY: A green version of Natalie Portman´s clutch

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Natalie Portman carried an expensive book-like purse to the premier of ´Black Swan.´ To learn to create your own look-alike purse, DIY-style, take a look at the video below. Unfortunately, Natalie’s purse doesn’t appear to be upcycled. The “Lolita” book-purse is the branchild of French designer Olym

Gifts for your pets

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Written by: Giulia Simolo You’re not the only one who deserves a bit of TLC this festive season. It’s a great time of year to show some love to your loyal furry friends! But just make sure gifts for your pets are eco-friendly. After all, would you give your children something harmful? Definitely not

Keep Your Summer Glow with Africology Skincare

Keep Your Summer Glow with Africology Skincare

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As you all know, liveeco hearts Africology! Why? The Africology range captures the rejuvenating and healing essences of Africa, helping to revitalize skin, prevent damage and premature aging. All products are fragranced naturally using essential oils. Each fragrance also has a therapeutic effect on

Christmas Décor Tips on Expresso

Christmas Décor Tips on Expresso

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liveeco had another appearance on Expresso this morning, where we chatted to Katlego about eco friendly Christmas décor and gave tips on how to ensure you have a “green” Christmas tree this year. Some of our tips:If sending out Christmas cards, use recycled cards or send out e-cards which are comple

What COP16 will mean for climate change

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The 16th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP16) was held in Cancun, Mexico, from November 29 – December 10. This year, the stakes are high. Over 9,000 delegates, world leaders and political groups from 190 countries gathered to find ways to mitigate the devastating effects of climate chang

Bank, WWF get R100m for green cause

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Written by: Janine ErasmusFinancial services provider Nedbank announced in November 2010 that its long-standing partnership with the local chapter of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-SA) has resulted in donations of R100-million (US$14.2-million) towards environmental sustainability.Nedbank has r