UK Student Designs Bioplastic out of Fish Scales and Skin

UK student invents new-generation bioplastics. Can this be the solution to one of the world's biggest pollution problems? It is this time of the year...

Sustainable Lawn Maintenance Tips That You Should Know

Lush lawns are not only pleasant to the eyes, but they are also great for preventing storm runoff and erosion. They also improve water...

The Effects of Particulate Matter (PM2.5) on Your Body

Particulate matter, or PM, is an air pollutant that consists of both solid, as well as liquid parts, suspended in air. It is usually...

Speeding Tickets in Austria Skyrocket If You Disobey Pollution Control Warnings

In order to protect the environment, the Austrian government has recently imposed drastic measures for those treating motorway pollution with a lead foot. Even though...

How Microplastics Threaten Ocean Life Cycle

Micronizing ocean plastics may likely be responsible for a waste-associated species population decline or extinction event. As ocean plastics continue to micronize, smaller and...

Smart Traffic Light System Reduces Traffic Jams and Pollution, Boosts Fuel Efficiency

Researchers at MIT have found a way to drastically reduce urban air pollution, traffic jams and even boost fuel economy. The solution is an...

Metro Ticket in Exchange for Plastic Bottles in Rome

Rome introduced a new incentive to tackle plastic pollution and I'm loving it! The city officials have placed special machines on three main metro stations....

Freevolt Harvests Radio Waves to Charge Your Gadgets

Freevolt is a groundbreaking new technology, which harvests energy from radio waves. It provides constant electrical charge to electronic devices absolutely for free. If you...

Should We Wave Goodbye to Disposable Cutlery?

Let's all start carrying proper cutlery with us! The moment I saw the article appear in one of the latest issues of National Geographic, I...

The Untold Impact of Airplanes on Climate

The damage that air traffic causes to the environment goes way beyond carbon dioxide emissions. When we talk about airplanes and their influence on climate...