Environment

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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.

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

Apr 19, 2022 - Ellie Gabel

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.

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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 Gabel

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.

Shining a Spotlight on Why Light Pollution is a Global Problem

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.

How to Watch the Stonehenge Summer Solstice Livestream

Jun 19, 2020 - Emily Newton

While you can’t travel to Stonehenge this year, you can still watch the Stonehenge Summer solstice livestream. Learn about this weekend’s event now!

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What Is Soil Pollution and How Does It Harm Us?

Apr 21, 2020 - Emily Newton

Soil pollution is one of the different forms of pollution resulting from human activity. How can we reduce our negative impact on the environment?