While public debate continues about the degree to which climate change is occurring, there is little debate in the Pentagon — in fact, the U.S. military has taken the viewpoint of global warming as an “immediate risk” to national security.
Lightweight plastic shopping bags may seem like convenient, inexpensive ways to tote purchased goods. The problem is,
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Oil prices and climate change are incentivising big companies to invest in biofuels – a highly controversial industry. Continue reading
If you aren’t smart about your skin, the invisible ultraviolet (UV) rays present in sunshine can damage your DNA at serious cost to your health.
In urban areas, empty lots often sit vacant and overgrown. But volunteer gardening in an active community can change that – here’s how. Continue reading
Kites flying twice as high as the tallest windmills could potentially gather much more electricity than current technologies.
A water crisis is looming in some parts of the world, threatening billions of people. As needs rise and resources become more precious, here are some sobering facts about the world’s water crisis. Continue reading