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The Detrimental Effects of Uranium Mining

Jun 1, 2023 - Emily Newton

Chunky pieces of yellowcake form the basis for nuclear fuel, powering homes and businesses around the world without emitting greenhouse gases. But mining that uranium — a critical process in nuclear energy production — carries…

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Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure is Crucial

May 11, 2023 - Lou Farrell

Developing resilient and sustainable infrastructure is vital for communities to adapt to climate change and prepare for the future.

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6 Interesting Facts About Lightning

Apr 27, 2023 - Revolutionized Team

Do you love watching lightning storms? Here are six interesting facts about lightning – and how it interacts with Earth.

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The Top 10 Environmental Issues Should Make You Worry

Mar 29, 2023 - Emily Newton

These are problems that cause lasting damage to our planet. Read about the top 10 environmental changes happening in our lifetime that you should worry about!

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The Ocean Floor: An Alien World on Earth

Mar 16, 2023 - Ellie Gabel

The ocean floor is a strange but incredible place that can teach us about how life formed on Earth, and what it might be like off-world. What would life be like in a world without sunlight?

What Is Carbon Neutrality and How Can Individuals and Groups Achieve It?

Feb 17, 2023 - Emily Newton

Carbon neutrality is a global moral imperative. Thankfully, we have the tools we need to bring systematic change and curb carbon emissions.

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Interesting Examples of Carnivorous Keystone Species

Feb 7, 2023 - Ellie Gabel

Why did a man use a crowbar to pry starfish out of tidepools, hurling them into the sea? Here are the strangest examples of keystone species.

How is California Implementing Water Restrictions Amidst Drought?

Jan 17, 2023 - Emily Newton

California and the Southwestern United States are currently in the worst drought in recorded history. Is a water flow restrictor the answer?

37 Branches of Geology and Why They’re Important

Sep 9, 2022 - Emily Newton

Believe it or not, there are 37 different branches of geology. Each focuses on a different piece of the Earth science puzzle. Learn more now!

Biotechnology of Plants: Using Nature’s Inspiration to Improve Human Life

Aug 25, 2022 - Emily Newton

Here are some of the major ways the biotechnology of plants is improving products, boosting human health, and improving the ways we use Earth’s finite resources.

World Environment Day: What It Is and How to Celebrate

Jul 5, 2022 - Ellie Gabel

World Environment Day is almost here! Click here to learn more about this important holiday and how you can support a more sustainable planet.

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Algae: The Green Alternative to Palm Oil

May 31, 2022 - Ellie Gabel

Algae could be the next green alternative to palm oil. Scientists are exploring this green innovation and consumer’s eco trends.

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NASA's Perseverance Rover successfully touched down on the red planet on February 18, 2021. The rover's main goal is to search for signs of alien life. Perseverance will also collect rock samples and regolith for a possible return to earth. Thumbnail Credit: NASA

The term 5G has been a buzzword on the internet for some time now, but what exactly is this technology and how is it different from our current 4G networks? Watch this video Tech Vision to learn about this technology or read our article about 5G technology before it becomes mainstream. Thumbnail Designed by Freepik