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Pesticides in Farming: The Good, The Bad and the Future

May 14, 2024 - Emily Newton

The use of pesticides in farming has garnered much controversy, but these chemicals serve an important purpose, too. Learn their ups and downs here.

Pollution Control Measures Every Industry Should Adopt

May 2, 2024 - Emily Newton

Pollution control is essential to reduce industrial pollution’s environmental and public health impact. As part of the industry, adopting effective measures can prevent harmful emissions, chemical waste and runoff from damaging local ecosystems and contaminating…

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Pollution or Volcanoes: What Are the Sources of Acid Rain?

Apr 25, 2024 - Emily Newton

Rain is generally a sign of cleansing, where the aquifers recharge and animals benefit from the now-filled ponds to satisfy their thirst. However, rain isn’t always the blessing the world needs. Most people see this…

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Urban Forestry Is the Key to Sustainable Expansion

Apr 23, 2024 - Emily Newton

Humans have come a long way in regards to their dwellings. Urbanization has caused many of the Earth’s over eight billion people to move from caves to mansions. While this sounds like a step up,…

10 Ways We Can Conserve Biodiversity Today

Jul 12, 2023 - Emily Newton

The protection of biodiversity is crucial for the health of our planet. Explore the top ways we can conserve biodiversity worldwide.

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Is Natural Gas a Renewable Resource?

Jul 6, 2023 - Lou Farrell

Natural gas is a confusing resource — as a gas, it feels simultaneously infinite and not. However, it is one of the most contentious fuel sources in human history. Answering “Is natural gas a renewable…

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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?