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...

App to Support More Eco-Friendly Medicines

Chemical synthesis has its by-products, and the waste is not easy to handle. To assist chemists in finding less wasteful synthetic procedures, a group...

Venezuela’s 5 Cents/Gallon Gasoline Prices Could Go Up. Good News or Bad News?

Venezuela, like much of South America, has vast underground riches in the form of petroleum and mineral reserves. Gasoline prices are, for lack of...

Pest-free Lettuce Grows in Toshiba’s Old Factory

 Toshiba, the Japanese tech giant, has a great solution to the pressing climate-change driven problem of food security. They converted an old factory into...

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...

NASA: Ozone Holes Have Not Begun To Recover

Scientists from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center established that the ozone layer has not begun to recover despite the ban on the use of...
Coal Burning Plant in Alma Wisconsin

Fossil Fuel Rehab Postponed – Coal Burning Predictions

Fossil fuels, including everything from natural gas and coal to oil and jet fuel, are pumping more and more carbon dioxide into the...

Los Angeles Pollution Levels Dropped 98% Since 1960s

A study funded by the NOAA has recently claimed that the volatile organic compounds (VOC) in the Los Angeles Basin have dropped immensely over...

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...

Satellites Help Scientists Measure Pollutants Causing Climate Change

Scientists from University of Jerusalem developed a new method using satellite data to measure levels of pollutants in the atmosphere, which have direct influence...