Environment

The Worst Oil Spill in U.S. History Caused Over $17 Billion in Global Damages

The Worst Oil Spill in U.S. History Caused Over $17 Billion in Global Damages

In the first-ever study of its kind, scientists put a number on the environmental damage of a massive oil spill. The damage caused by...

Fruits and Vegetables Coated with this Edible Peel Last Five Times Longer

Fruits and Vegetables Coated with this Edible Peel Last Five Times Longer

Keeping fruits and vegetable fresh has always been a domestic issue for everyone regardless of where you are from in the world. On an...

Meet Ooho! A Sustainable Water Bottle You Can Eat and Drink

Meet Ooho! A Sustainable Water Bottle You Can Eat and Drink

Think outside of the bottle! Those are the words of wisdom from a London-based innovative start-up called Skipping Rocks Lab, a group of researchers...

Study Says Climate Change May Increase Hazardous Airplane Turbulence

Study Says Climate Change May Increase Hazardous Airplane Turbulence

Love traveling but hate those scary air pocket zones when flying? A new study from the University of Reading reveals that clear-air turbulence on...

Google Street View Cars Get Lasers to Spot Invisible Methane Leaks

Google Street View Cars Get Lasers to Spot Invisible Methane Leaks

Detecting particular natural gasses such as methane is difficult as they don’t produce any odors and cannot be seen by human eyes. Thanks to...

7,000 Underground Methane Bubbles in Siberia Could Burst Anytime

7,000 Underground Methane Bubbles in Siberia Could Burst Anytime

7,000 methane-filled ground bubbles were discovered in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District (YANAO) in Siberia. These methane bubbles distort the Yamal Peninsula and Gydan plane...

Top 10 Performing Countries for Solar Energy

Top 10 Performing Countries for Solar Energy

Have you ever wondered what the top 10 performing countries for solar energy are? Well, my friend, you’ve come to the right place. According...

The Series of Terrible Decisions Made by Engineers in Flint, Michigan

The Series of Terrible Decisions Made by Engineers in Flint, Michigan

For those in the US, what happened to the water in Flint, Michigan is perhaps the most prominent recent example of mismanaged water utilities....

The Primary Reasons Why Cities Were Built Where They Now Are

The Primary Reasons Why Cities Were Built Where They Now Are

Why cities are where they are? seems like a simple question to answer. You’ll probably not be surprised that water, natural resources and history have...

This Incredible Device Can Turn Air Pollution into Usable Ink

This Incredible Device Can Turn Air Pollution into Usable Ink

A new device is extracting air pollution and turning into usable ink. Pollution is becoming an escalating problem. For over 150 years, fossil fuels...