Researchers discovered that the wax worm has a compound in their digestive systems that is capable of breaking down and digesting plastic.
New research by the University of Alaska, Fairbanks sheds insight into the process of what makes Antartica’s Blood Falls turn bloody red.
The FDA exists to ensure that the food and drugs we consume are safe for humans, but does not typically evaluate the environmental impacts of putting new types of engineered foods (like G.E. salmon) into the ecosystem.
Everything in the entire universe, everything that you and I perceive to be solid matter, is actually not matter at all. All the space around us is pure energy which we will call vacuum energy. Not only that, but this vacuum energy is infinitely dense.
Is your water safe? It’s very difficult to filter out pesticides. Read this and be informed.
The new “Saudi Vision 2030” aims at reducing the big oil producer’s reliance on oil. Yes, you heard that right – read this.
Finkbeiner eventually launched a website, hired a full-time employee, and founded Plant for the Planet. The movement gained momentum, resulting in Finkbeiner speaking to the UN and to the European Parliament. Not long after, Plant for the Planet received stewardship of the United Nations’ (UN) Billion Tree Campaign. Together, the two organizations have planted over 14 billion trees in over 130 countries. Best of all, the now 19-year-old is just getting started.
Plastic Whale works to retrieve numerous plastic bottles, along with other debris from various canals around the city. Once they have collected a large amount, they then transform the plastic material into a boat, which is cleverly then used to fish for more plastic bottles in the canals, according to reports.
Scientiss at IIASS want us to know how important the next 10 years are for changing our energy habits. Here’s what they suggest.
James Moskito and other brave volunteers work to free a drowning humpback whale entangled in crab nets near the Farallon Islands. Facing a massive, frightened animal, shark infested water, and freezing temperatures, the team of heroes work for 5 hours to free the animal. Upon the final cut, the whale returns over and over again to gently nudge each diver. Watch this incredible video footage.
The home provides 450 square foot of space and is made almost entirely out of materials that have been recycled whenever possible. This new building is round, which provides great stability for the structure.
Interested in ways that we could create not just more energy but more drinkable water? Check out this smart invention!
The small town of Cajamarca in Colombia’s Tolima province is leading the charge in putting the planet before profit – by choosing clean water and green mountains over a massive $35 billion gold mine project.
The recent report indicates that more than half bee species with sufficient data are declining.