Herorat

This is great. People talk about humankind’s ingenuity and how it will come to our rescue – quite often it is used to screw things up faster and more efficiently than ever before. Often some simple, lateral thinking, right time right place and a lot of persistence come together.

http://www.herorat.org/

and the:

Landmine detecting flowers
(slowly coming to fruition – things take time http://www.aresa.dk/index.php?page=78 )

On the same subject, slightly downstream, you may be interested to read about last years Miss Landmine awards:

http://www.worldchanging.com/archives//007627.html

Want to do something to change the situation?

http://www.mineaction.org/section.asp?s=how_to_help