Feature Articles

Ibiza’s History - Part VII: The Moors

The arrival of Moorish culture in 902 breathed new life into an island adrift on the seas of oblivion. Ever since the shadowy withdrawal of the Byzantines, sometime in the [...]

UFOs – Fact or Fiction?

Sightings of “UFOs” (unidentified flying objects) of varying sizes, shapes and other characteristics have been recorded around the world for hundreds of years. Since [...]

Maintaining your pool in the winter

Here on Ibiza we are blessed with a wonderful climate that allows us to comfortably swim outdoors for about seven months of the year. Swimming helps to keep us cool in the [...]

Good News

Women help to clear deadly landmines

Christine Kachataryan clears mines from a disputed territory between Armenia and Azerbaijan. She and her female colleagues are pioneers in a profession that is usually dominated [...]

Good Samaritan arises in frigid Chicago

In a story that has warmed the hearts of many, Candice Payne is being hailed for her act of kindness that snowballed into a bigger effort which helped Chicago’s homeless [...]

Amazon owner's ex-wife pledges billions

MacKenzie Bezos became the world’s 22nd richest person thanks to her divorce settlement from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. She has recently signed the “Giving Pledge” which [...]

Legal marijuana expanding in the US

In 2014 Colorado was the first state in the US to fully legalize marijuana sales. Since that time total sales have been almost seven billion dollars, and the state has received [...]

Science & Technology

Tesla goes open source

The electric car company Tesla has released all of its technological patents for free use as part of an effort to fight climate change. Elon Musk, the colourful billionaire [...]

Apple supports data protection

Apple CEO Tim Cook has called on the US government to help internet users control the data about their lives that is collected online. He says that the public needs new rights [...]

“Igloos” for the homeless in Paris

A French engineer has designed a pop-up “igloo” to serve as a waterproof shelter for homeless people in Paris. Made from polyethylene foam and lined with aluminium foil on [...]

Ecology

Norway bans palm oil biofuels

Once again it is a Scandinavian country that is the leader in an area of positive ecological policymaking. Norway is set to become the first [...]

The Earth is getting greener

The world is literally a greener place than it was 20 years ago, and the latest research has revealed that China and India are the surprising sources for much of this new [...]

Glastonbury Festival bans sale of single-use plastics

The famous Glastonbury Festival (UK) has banned the sale of single-use plastics from all of their events. Not only will plastic drinks bottles be unavailable to purchase, [...]

Ocean Cleanup Project has success

A huge floating device designed to clean up an island of rubbish in the Pacific Ocean that is three times the size of France is successfully accomplishing its mission. [...]

Inside Ibiza

Casita Verde – The Green Heart of Ibiza

Many new arrivals on Ibiza are curious to find out about the green heart symbols that they see on so many cars. They are of course referring to the emblems of Ibiza’s [...]

Atzaró - The Heart of Ibiza

Over the past fifteen years Atzaró has become in many ways the very heart of Ibiza. Ibicasa is delighted to have had the opportunity to find out more about this very special [...]

Balearic Government supports electric cars

The progressive Balearic Government continues its support for environmentally friendly energy with a new measure that will give €5,500 to each buyer of an electric car. These [...]

Health & Wellness

World's first meditation flight

Virgin Airways flight 9900 recently departed from Sydney, Australia with a special group of passengers that included its founder Sir Richard Branson, members of the media [...]

Doctors in Scotland prescribe Nature

In what is believed to be the first programme of its kind in the UK, doctors in Shetland, Scotland can now prescribe a walk in nature to their patients. Launched in October [...]

Laser hearing aid

Those with serious hearing problems may benefit from a new implantable device which uses pulses of laser light to stimulate the auditory nerves. Its developers say that it [...]

Mobile meditation vans

On a busy street, amid the hustle and bustle of New York City sits an unobtrusive van. Inside is a soundproof space where soft lights bathe the interior in ever-changing [...]

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