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...

Climate Change Likely to Cause River Pollution and Affect Agricultural Production

The influence of climate change on various eco-systems is undoubtedly enormous. Scientists keep discovering new means by which hotter temperature, or more intense rainfall...

Smog-Capturing Tower to be Built in Rotterdam

Carbon-harvesting, smog-capturing tower is soon to emerge in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. All carbon that is collected will then be turned into jewelry. Not too long...

France to Ban Plastic Dishes by 2020, Decision Stirs Controversy

France just passed a law against plastic cups, cutlery, and plates. By 2020, the Energy Transition for Green Growth will go into effect and...

Indonesia Oil Spill Kills Five People

A leak from an underwater pipeline of state-owned oil firm Pertamina, first reported on March 31st in Borneo, led the Indonesian government to declare...

uRadMonitor – The Networked Radiation Detector Every Home Should Have

An EU-based software and hardware designer with a passion for nuclear physics has invented a background radiation detector for the little guy - inexpensive, easy to use,...
Would Privatization of Clean Water Lead to Water Wars?

Water Wars: Nestlé CEO Wants to Privatize Water Resources

Water is essential to life, and places that do not have a sufficient supply of fresh water are barren and abandoned. Climate change is...

Ooho, The Edible Water Bottle That Eliminates Plastic Pollution

New invention, designed by a group of students, might just be what the world needs in order to eliminate plastic bottles and solve the...
San Joaquin Valley smog

Smog from Asia Affects California, Study

The Researchers of University of California, concluded that 10 percent of the Ozone pollution of San Joaquin Valley is due to the second-hand smog...

Uranium Contamination of Ground Water continues to be a Problem

Despite the belief that natural groundwater would flush out remaining uranium at former power plants, this turns out not to be the case. The diluting...