More Than Half of US Rivers Found Unsuitable For Aquatic Life

The US Environmental Protection Agency conducted a survey on quality of US rivers, indicating that majority of streams and rivers in the country are...

Bees Use Plastic Bags From Landfills to Build Honeycombs

Just because we do not know how to handle the piles of plastics that we dump carelessly in landfills, it does not mean that...

Microbes Consume Nitrous Oxide, Reduce Amounts of Greenhouse Gases

It is interesting how not everyone is aware of the range of greenhouse gases that are harmful to the environment and could have devastating...

Artist Invents ‘Breathing Bike’ to Combat Air Pollution in Beijing

Beijing’s air is so polluted that breathing it has been compared to smoking one cigarette pack a day. The situation has inspired local artist...

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...

Greenhouse Gas and Black Carbon Tracking – an Issue for North America

Environmental officials and businesses have a very difficult time estimating the impact of greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction measures between countries or regions of North...

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...
Nasa Photo of Hong Kong, China at Night

Hong Kong Light Pollution, Worst in the World?

According to a study completed by Hong Kong University, this city of some seven million inhabitants could have the worst light pollution in the...
Emma Mærsk Generates the Same Emissions of 50 Million Vehicles Every Year

Container Ships’ Unregulated Emissions Will Astonish You!

The next time you buy groceries, a laptop, or that shiny iThingn+1, take a moment and think about the emissions your purchase just generated. Sometimes,...

Emissions Standards a Contentious Subject for EU Politicians

European Union politicians cannot seem to agree on emissions standards. In fact, many  politicians are divided – some are anxious to enforce green standards...