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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 Poverly

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 Poverly

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

What Is a Carbon Calculator and How Can You Use One?

Apr 19, 2022 - Ellie Poverly

A carbon calculator can help businesses understand their impact on the environment. Discover how they work and how companies can use them to go green.

10 Oceanography Facts You Need to Know

Oct 29, 2021 - Emily Newton

There are many branches of oceanography which can teach us about ocean life, currents and more. Here are 10 of the most interesting oceanography facts.

15 Ways We Can Conserve Biodiversity Today

Oct 28, 2021 - Emily Newton

Let’s look at 15 ways that individuals, companies, governments and institutions can help cultivate an awareness of and conserve biodiversity.

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What Are the Top 10 Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles?

Aug 19, 2021 - Emily Newton

Plug-in hybrids, which include both a gas engine and chargeable electric battery, offer a bridge between pure hybrids and electric vehicles. The growing PHEV market allows consumers to take a small step into the world of electric vehicles without fully committing to an EV.

Do You Know the Benefits of Electronics Recycling?

Apr 29, 2021 - Ellie Poverly

You probably have a few unused gadgets cluttering up a drawer. Here’s a look at why you should consider electronics recycling.

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Can AI Stop Climate Change in Its Tracks?

Dec 11, 2020 - Emily Newton

Experts expect AI to continue to climb in the business section. Can this technology also fight for the environment? Find out how climate change AI can help.

Why Is Light Pollution a Problem Around the World?

Sep 15, 2020 - Emily Newton

It’s time to put light pollution on the list with other types of pollution. It affects everyone in populated areas around the world. Read more.

See For Yourself

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