Get Involved

Welcome to Get Involved, the part of Global Cool where you get to have your say. We’d love to hear how you’re living a greener life, whether it’s taking a Traincation, ditching the car for the bus or any of the other hundreds of ways you can help to look after the planet. If you’d like to contribute a story, photo, video or some tips on green living simply email info@globalcool.org and we guarantee you’ll get a response…

THE WANT LIST: Discovering the beauty of Dorset

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This week we’re heading down to the South of England…

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It’s James Bond meets Captain Planet! Soldiers are hunting down planet polluters

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What happens when you mix a crack unit of former Special Forces the coolest high tech tactical equipment to protect the planet?

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COMP: Win a gorgeous (and green) dog bed from Pets At Home

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This week we’re giving away an eco-friendly dog bed. Read on to find out more…

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MUSIC RADAR: Running for the bus with Leo Stannard and The Chevin

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Find out who’s got our toes tapping on the way to work…

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A tense tale of peer-pressure and unexpected happiness (plus WIN your own copy)

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Read on for your chance to win a copy of It’s Kind Of A Funny Story by Ned Vizzini…

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School Of Cool #127: How to save the world like Emma Thompson

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British actress Emma Thompson is top of the class…

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It’s the Circle (line) of life! Just another reason to hop on the tube

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It’s not every day you get a free performance of The Lion King on your journey to work…

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Water warrior Kristen Stewart vs. the gas-guzzling Beckhams

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This week, it’s judgement day for Kristen Stewart and The Beckhams…

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Diesel from diapers and making upcycled instruments for bored elephants

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Recycling is key. Find out how you can go beyond just throwing your plastic in an orange bag…

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Scientists at the University of Sheffield have developed spray-on solar panels

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Click here to find out how a group of scientists are developing a new way to get solar energy…

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THE WANT LIST: Sun, sailing and scuba-diving in Vietnam

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This week we’re running away to Vietnam…

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COMP: Win a Shea shower set from The Body Shop

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Get your hands on this lush shea-scented shower set from The Body Shop…

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How to stay looking hot this summer (even if it’s raining outside)

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This week we’re taking our hats off to some of our fave men’s clothing companies…

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Feeling a bit breezy around the ears? Pura d’or can help

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It’s ridiculously cheaper than a hair transplant, and is just that little bit healthier for good ol’ mother Earth too…

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A magnificent story of love and betrayal (plus WIN a copy for yourself)

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For a chance to win a copy of The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton, read on…

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MUSIC RADAR: Bracing the windy walk with Rae Morris and Lizbet Sempa

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We are feeling the chill in the air, and it’s making us a little bit melancholy. Never fear, these tracks will cheer you up…

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