Elemental: Pixar’s upcoming movie tells the story of two city-living elements, Ember and Wade — Life & Soul Magazine

The elements – fire, water, earth and air – are the focus of Pixar Animation Studios’ upcoming movie, Elemental. The film journeys alongside two characters, Ember and Wade, a fire elemental and a water elemental live in “a city where fire, water, land, and air-residents all live together”. The fiery young woman, Ember, and the […]

Elemental: Pixar’s upcoming movie tells the story of two city-living elements, Ember and Wade — Life & Soul Magazine

Swiftmantis: Cat murals tell stories of strays in New Zealand — Life & Soul Magazine

New Zealand-based artist Swiftmantis has been adorning walls in the North Island with stunning murals of cats. The large scale portraits are part of Swiftmantis’ Stray Stories, which tell the stories of stray cats who have found their forever-homes in interesting places. Among the stories that have been making crowds smile is Hangar the Cat on St […]

Swiftmantis: Cat murals tell stories of strays in New Zealand — Life & Soul Magazine

Prosearium: “Digital garden of experiences” aims to increase presence of African women in game development — Life & Soul Magazine

Prosearium is an initiative to increase the participation of African women in game development by documenting 1,000 women of all backgrounds and their experiences creating and contributing to games. The Prosearium website aims to be a “digital garden of experiences” documenting African women’s experience in game development. Founded by South Africa-based game developer and community […]

Prosearium: “Digital garden of experiences” aims to increase presence of African women in game development — Life & Soul Magazine

Medea’s Weekly Tonic for Mind, Body & Soul: Fluidity — Rosalind Medea — Life & Soul Magazine

Energy is fluid and since each and everyone of us is energy, that too makes us fluid. That awareness will shine a light this week on areas of your life that have perhaps become stagnant or inflexible. Are there things that you are doing based upon the beliefs, thoughts, fears and expectations that had your […] […]

Medea’s Weekly Tonic for Mind, Body & Soul: Fluidity — Rosalind Medea — Life & Soul Magazine

7Sketches: Hawaiian artist Derick Fabian “just goes for it” after years attempting to combine art with “something sensible” — Life & Soul Magazine

Artist Derick Fabian creates character designs inspired by graffiti art, anime, and Sanrio such as Hello Kitty. Everything from “simple and cute to the more detailed and cool style”, the Hawai’i-based artist is not afraid to follow through on what he is intuitively guided. The 7Sketches founder says: “I illustrate characters. From simple and cute […]

7Sketches: Hawaiian artist Derick Fabian “just goes for it” after years attempting to combine art with “something sensible” — Life & Soul Magazine

Solar paint generating renewable energy — Life & Soul Magazine

Solar Paint – a paint that you can apply to your roof, your walls, or your solar panels to generate extra electricity – has been developed by a research team at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. The solar paint generates clean hydrogen fuel from sunlight and moisture in the air. By collecting water vapour […]

Solar paint generating renewable energy — Life & Soul Magazine

The Fifth Element: Comic book sees young female lead fight climate change in Zambia — Life & Soul Magazine

The Fifth Element is a superhero comic book series with a Zambian teen female lead who battles to save the planet from climate change. The Fifth Element series follows the adventures of 14-year-old superhero Quintessa, a 10th grader in Lusaka, Zambia, whose goal is to fight climate change. The comic book series was launched in […]

The Fifth Element: Comic book sees young female lead fight climate change in Zambia — Life & Soul Magazine

PowerPod: Small-scale wind turbine designed to be a standalone renewable energy system — Life & Soul Magazine

Salt Lake City-based startup, Halcium, is working on a small-scale wind turbine designed as a standalone renewable energy system for individual homes or buildings. Known as the PowerPod, the portable renewable energy device, which has no external moving parts, is a 1 kW wind turbine that potentially produces 3x more power than a regular turbine. […]

PowerPod: Small-scale wind turbine designed to be a standalone renewable energy system — Life & Soul Magazine

How to declutter your children’s toy collection — TerraCycle News — Life & Soul Magazine

Accumulating toys and new playthings is pretty much inevitable over the Christmas and summer holidays. We all like to reward and treat our kids and provide them with fun and educational sources of entertainment. And toys and playtime are an essential part of the growth and development of our children.  But giving our little ones […] […]

How to declutter your children’s toy collection — TerraCycle News — Life & Soul Magazine

The Critics Company: Teens in Nigeria making sci-fi movies on their phones “changing the narrative” — Life & Soul Magazine

Teenagers in northern Nigeria are aiming to “change the narrative” by making sci-fi films with their smartphones. The Kaduna-based teens, known as The Critics Company, learned how to create science fictions special effects and film on YouTube. The Kaduna-based film-makers made their first film, ‘Redemption’, in 2016, after saving up for a month to buy […]

The Critics Company: Teens in Nigeria making sci-fi movies on their phones “changing the narrative” — Life & Soul Magazine

Best Sustainable Ethical Outdoor Clothing & Gear for 2022 — living lightly in ireland — Life & Soul Magazine

Whether it’s climbing, hiking or skiing, more and more of us are buying into the benefits of outdoor living. To enjoy these new pastimes fully it helps to have the right outdoor clothing and gear. In Ireland we seem to be particularly bad at investing in good quality, outdoor clothing. I personally remember many a […] […]

Best Sustainable Ethical Outdoor Clothing & Gear for 2022 — living lightly in ireland — Life & Soul Magazine

Sea Women of Melanesia: Female divers push to save endangered coral reefs in South Pacific — Life & Soul Magazine

Sea Women of Melanesia is teaching local women scuba diving and biology skills so they can monitor the health of coral reefs and create and restore marine protected areas that surround a group of island nations in the South Pacific. The Sea Women work in what’s known as the Coral Triangle, which covers some 5.7 […]

Sea Women of Melanesia: Female divers push to save endangered coral reefs in South Pacific — Life & Soul Magazine