Could Mealworms Feeding on Plastics End Plastic Pollution?

Scientists have discovered that a special breed of worms can survive eating only plastic. Plastic pollution is a serious problem for our planet, but unfortunately...

Japan’s Fossil Fuel Imports Raised by 40%, Emission Regulations Backing Down

Back in 2009, Japan told everybody that they'd reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 25 percent and would emit less than it did in 1990....

Reducing Disposable Coffee Cup Use Is Easy

As many as 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups are thrown away every year, and coffee giant Bewley's is doing what it can to make...

China’s Plans to Build Environmentally-Damaging Coal-Powered Natural Gas Plants

China is currently in the process of planning synthetic natural gas plants, which are powered by coal. Though this could be good for China’s...

Boyan Slat’s “The Ocean Cleanup” Prototype Deployed in the North Sea

First real size prototype of The Ocean Cleanup by Boyan Slat, was deployed in the North Sea last week. I have to admit, the first...

Air-Cleansing Poem Billboard Removes Nitrogen Oxide From Air at University of Sheffield

Regardless of the incredible amount of studies and articles that have appeared on the net, a surprising amount of people seem to be inclined...

Silo, The First Zero-Waste Restaurant in the UK

Food waste is increasing at alarming rates and the food industry is the biggest contributor to this. Most restaurants and supermarkets dump perfectly good...

E.U. Tax Imposed on Airlines “Lousy,” Says U.S. Official

A controversial carbon tax on airlines imposed by the E.U. has been disproved by the U.S., China and Russia and several other countries (>20)....
Hydraulic Fracturing [Fracking], Worth the Risk?

What is Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking), Anyways? [Video]

As petroleum reserves extracted by typical methods begin to run dry, many opportunistic petroleum companies have turned to hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas...

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...