Electric Cars Alone Not Enough to Save Us, Study Claims

A team of scientists has written to the Committee of Climate Change warning that if the UK’s 31.5 million cars are replaced by electric...

GMO Wheat Escapes Lab, Grows in the Wild

It's not the first time. In the late-1990s, agriculture company Monsanto began developing wheat genetically modified to resist the company’s Roundup weed killer. Monsanto ended the...

Canada Announces Ban on Single-Use Plastics

The Canadian government has announced it will ban single-use plastics as soon as 2021. According to the CBC‘s government source, things like straws, drink stirrers,...

IBM Researchers Develop Radical New Recycling Process for Old Plastic

Currently, more than 272 million metric tons of plastic are produced each year around the globe, with one-quarter of that made up of PET. To...

AI for Earth: Helping save the planet with data science

One of the last things Stephen Hawking told us was that the creation of powerful artificial intelligence will be “either the best or the...

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...

Hungary to Build $1 Billion Green-Powered Town From Scratch

  Hungary is planning to create a green-powered town with jobs and housing for thousands on a barren strip of Danube flood plain. German property investment...

Rise in Methane Emissions Threatens Paris Agreements

The levels of methane in the atmosphere are rising with rapid and unexpected rates.

ESA Living Planet Symposium: Tackling Food Security from Space

From monitoring air quality, through coastal zones and biodiversity, climate and weather patterns,...

How to save the high seas

How to save the high seas "Never has it been more important to understand how the natural world...