Posts Tagged With: Environment

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May 14, 2019

You Can Now Use These Pocket-Sized ‘Bee Savior’ Cards to Rescue Hungry Honeybees on the Sidewalk

An English inventor has designed an ingenious little device that can act as a lifeline for exhausted honeybees – and…

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May 13, 2019

‘World’s First Eco-Sensitive Cooler’ Brings Us One Step Closer to Ditching Polystyrene

We are now one step closer to ditching harmful polystyrene products thanks to this new cooler than is made entirely…

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May 11, 2019

After Five-Year Campaign, Woman Successfully Rallies a Nation to Protect 763,000 Square Miles of Ocean

Over 763,000 square miles of ocean are now protected from pollution, seabed mining, and overfishing thanks to one 48-year-old marine…

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May 8, 2019

With Only About 20% of Plastics Being Recycled, New Breakthrough May Be ‘Holy Grail’ for Recycling

Reprinted from Berkeley Lab Plastic is great until you no longer need it. Because plastics contain various additives, like dyes,…

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May 3, 2019

This Icelandic Facility is Capturing CO2 Emissions So They Can Turn It All into Stone

This unassuming facility in Iceland is literally taking a groundbreaking approach to stopping climate change. For the last four years,…

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May 2, 2019

Mathematician Reports Breakthrough on Non-Toxic Pest Control Which Doesn’t Harm Bees

Reprinted from the University of Sussex A mathematician has developed a chemical-free way to precisely target a parasitic worm that…

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May 1, 2019

NYC Passes Bold New Legislation Requiring Green Roofs on New Buildings – and Much More

New York City recently passed a trailblazing new piece of legislation that is set to propel the Big Apple towards…

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April 26, 2019

With Fridges and Air Conditioners Using 20% of World’s Energy, Cheap Plastic Crystals Could Be the Answer

Reprinted from the University of Cambridge Scientists may have just found the perfect substitute for the inefficient and polluting gases…

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April 26, 2019

This Determined Sound-Tracker is Creating ‘Quiet Parks’ As Part of His Mission to Save Silence

Gordon Hempton is a “sound-tracker” who travels all over the world in order to record rare or disappearing sounds –…

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April 24, 2019

Army of Nepal Cleans Up Mount Everest by Collecting Two Tons of Trash and Debris

Over two tons of trash have been removed from Mount Everest thanks to the efforts of the Nepal Army. The…

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April 22, 2019

Researchers Create ‘First-of-its-Kind’ Roadmap for Saving Earth From Climate Change Years Before 2050 Deadline

A Finnish university has published a comprehensive global road map on how the world can reduce its carbon emissions before…

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April 5, 2019

Sikhs Are Celebrating the Birth of Their Beloved Founder by Planting 1 Million Trees in 2019

Sikhs around the world are joining together to plant one million trees as a means of helping the planet and…

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March 30, 2019

Supermarket Praised for Replacing Plastic Produce Packaging With Banana Leaves

Social media users across the world are going bananas for a supermarket’s eco-friendly replacement for plastic packaging. Rather than wrapping…

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March 28, 2019

Rather Than Party on Spring Break, 19-Year-old Tourist Picked Up Trash From Miami Beaches

Happening now: Meet Joshua from Atlanta (@boppay), he’s going through the Miami Beach crowds picking up trash. @MiamiBeachPD’s @PaulAcostaMBPD met…

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March 26, 2019

‘Projects For Good’ – This Ingenious Website Makes it Easier to Change the World!

Unlike Kickstarter which funds creative startups, or GoFundMe which addresses personal needs, Projects for Good was designed for people who…

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March 26, 2019

This Entire Mountain Now Has Guaranteed Protection After It Was Put Up for Sale By Private Owner

Steve Carter / SWNS This entire mountain will now be guaranteed protection in the future thanks to a charity that…

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March 26, 2019

Instead of Depressing News, Here Are 5 Big, BIG Reasons to Applaud Humanity

Though our world’s current state of affairs may seem bleak, we’re here to remind you of why you should believe…

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March 25, 2019

World Bank is Giving $22 Billion in Funding to Help All of Africa Stave Off Climate Change

Africa is set to receive a massive financial windfall courtesy of the world’s largest developmental banking organization. In addition to…

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March 14, 2019

16-Year-old Badass Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize Ahead of Her Biggest Global Youth-Led Protest Yet

A 16-year-old girl has been nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of her astonishing international campaign to…

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March 13, 2019

Viral Internet Challenge is Spurring People Around the World to Pick Up Tons of Trash and Then Snap Photos

Cleaned up a beach in Belgium! #trashtag via /r/pics https://t.co/4ZDHCzEGs5 pic.twitter.com/O6AHGZ6jhX — Bomb Voyage (@v0y4ge) March 10, 2019 Rather than…