Norway Takes Firm Stance Against Arctic Oil Drilling

The Lofoten islands are a rare refuge of wilderness in the Norwegian sea, above the Arctic circle. They are considered a natural wonder and...

European Parliament Bans Single-Use Plastic Items

The European Parliament has approved a law banning a wide-range of single-use plastic items, such as straws, cotton buds and cutlery, by 2021. The law,...

China Bans Imported Recyclables from US, Now Cities Just Burn Them

Not so long ago, China processed 40 per cent of United States recyclables. However, in 2018 China decided to stop importing a lot of...

“Green” medals at the Olympic games of Tokyo

Can you imagine that gold, silver and bronze parts of the old mobile phone you recently recycled, could end up in the hands of...

A concerning lack of bugs

A couple of years ago, an article in the Science magazine reported the alarming cleanliness of car windshields—cleanliness not as in lack of dust...

Protests and controversy as political games unravel in COP24

“We strongly believe that no country should have to sacrifice economic prosperity or energy security in pursuit of environmental sustainability,” said US president’s adviser...

The Health of Americans or The Resolution of The Country’s Impending Debt. Which is...

Americans are now at risk of developing flulike symptoms, hallucinations, depression, migraines, and damage to the central nervous system by drinking tainted well water...

Climate Change Conference in Katowice: Countdown for action and costs for inaction

December 2nd, 2018 sees the opening of the 24th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)....

Only 100 companies produce 71% of global emissions

Just a few fossil fuel producers and their investors can stop climate change. A study named “The Carbon Report” shows how a very small...

Eddie Bernice Johnson Takes Over US House Science Committee, Earth Rejoices

The winds of change seem to be blowing in Washington D.C. At least at a committee level in The US House Committee on Space,...