A new catalyst can split carbon dioxide gas

Tom Simonite, www.newscientist.com A new catalyst that can split carbon dioxide gas could allow us to use carbon from the atmosphere as a fuel source...

Robert Downey Jr. Wants to Clean Up Earth With Robots and AI

After saving the earth a few times on the big screen, Robert is now taking real action. “Iron Man” spoke at this year’s re:MARS conference...

Global Forest Watch Monitors Deforestation Almost in Real Time

Global Forest Watch is a new interactive online tool, which helps monitoring and management of world's forest cover. Backed by Google, UNEP and USAid among...

New Discovery: Generating Electricity With Ground Bacteria Shewanella

Bio-chemist David Richardson of the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom said that Shewanella is the ideal candidate for environmental-cleanup tasks as it lives in the underground: "Understanding their biochemistry could help to develop strategies to stimulate their activities [at the cleanup sites]."

Clean Coal Gives Lungs Cancer in Appalachia

Researchers in West Virginia University recently published an article in the journal Environmental Science and Technology that tied lung cancer to coal dust released...

Massive Chinese Project to Move 10bln Cubic Meters of Water to Arid Areas in...

Through an incredible feat of engineering, China has successfully moved 10 billion cubic meters of fresh water across the country, as a result of...

Apple’s Operations in Singapore Fully Powered by Sunlight

Tech giant Apple announced that all their operations in Singapore will be powered by sunlight. The guys at Apple have made quite a solid long-term...

Anti-Frackers Use Wind Turbine Blade to Block Drill Site

In a dramatic protest on Monday in Manchester, 50 British fracking protesters delivered a 56-foot wind turbine blade to a test drilling site at...

Shocking USGS Image Shows How Much Potable Water We Actually Have Available

The USGS (United States Geological Survey) has published a post on their water-related website that shows an amazing 3D rendering of actually how much...

First Ever Bike Escalator Takes Cyclists Up the Hill in Norway

Norway is about to revolutionize their green transport system. The world's first ever bike escalator called CycloCable, comes to the rescue and helps thousands...