3 Projects Making Fundamental Changes to Agriculture

The Sustainable Food Lab's winter newsletter this year highlights some programs that will lead the agricultural industry in developing new sustainable systems to feed...

Global Warming Periods Could Be Affecting One Another, Researcher Demonstrates How

Ross Secord, a researcher from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln theorizes how a past global warming that occurred about 56 million years ago could have been influenced by an even older pulse of warming and how this could apply to modern times.

Electronic Medical Records Could Save U.S. Government $81 Bln/Year and Millions of Tons of...

It's a no-brainer that by eliminating paper usage, humanity would considerably reduce carbon dioxide emissions and will slow down deforestation. The health industry is one of the largest CO2 emitters in the U.S. just by the fact that it uses paper to keep medical records. A recent study has revealed that as much as 8 percent of the total U.S. greenhouse emissions could be avoided by transitioning to electronically-stored records.

Low-Priced Chinese Solar Cells Pose Huge Threat to German Solar Industry

Things are going bad for the German solar manufacturing industry, just as they have been for the U.S. one. The enemy are the low...

Leaked Emails Reveal Truth about UK’s Renewable Energy Target

Amber Rudd, the energy secretary in the UK, revealed that she does not believe the country will be able to meet their renewable energy...
The nation of Kiribati, made up of 33 islands and atolls, recently bought "agricultural parcels" on nearby Fiji, which is Gilbertese for "climate change refugee camp," I guess.

Coastal Residents Facing Climate Change – Fight or Flight?

By now, we can clearly see it's a fact that climate change is changing a lot of things and, at least for some, that...
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Climate Engineering Gives Hope for Coral Reefs

A team of researchers from around the world warn that the only way to save coral reefs is to use climate engineering. Coral reefs could...

Water Repellent Material Created by Lasers Could Help Solar Panels

A revolutionary new laser method for etching metals resulted in the development of super water repelling material. It makes water droplets bounce off it, taking all...

5 Home Preservation Methods to Get Through the Winter (Or Any Time of Year)

Farmer's markets are closing up for the year, and if you ended up with too much produce, here are some surprisingly simple home food preservation...

4 Ways to Cut Energy Use Without Much Sacrifice

Fighting climate change sometimes seems to take a heavy toll on people. It often means driving less, turning down the air conditioner, or lowering...