Lifestyle

These Houseplants Will Help Improve Your Health

Phil Dunn

Indoor plants can do more than just make your living room look bright and lively. They can actually ...

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Is A Vegan Diet Really That Environmentally Friendly?

Shirley Wickerson

For most people, the decision to become a vegan is generally associated with living a healthier ...

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Fun Facts About The South American Tawny Crazy Ant

Shirley Wickerson

We’ll admit, the title of this article may be just a tad misleading because not all of the facts ...

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More Studies Prove That Spending Time Outside Boosts Mental Health

Shirley Wickerson

The claim that spending time outside is good for your health isn’t exactly “breaking” scientific ...

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Abandoned Places Being Reclaimed By Nature

Ryan Nathans

When places go abandoned a new tenant moves in: Mother Nature. However, as civilization evicted her ...

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Ways To Make Your Wedding Day Less Wasteful

Ryan Nathans

Congratulations, you got engaged and are ready to spend the rest of your life with your partner. ...

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Green Gadgets For Tech-Lovers

Taylor McCann

Millions of metric tons of electric waste are created each year. However, some technology companies ...

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5 Ways To Be A Greener Traveler

Taylor McCann

Being an eco-friendly traveler is hard. Indulging in flights and fancy hotels can leave behind a ...

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Enjoy the Fruits of Your Labor–5 Tips for Eco-Friendly Camping

Shirley Wickerson

Camping is a fantastic way to enjoy nature and experience the fruits of conservation efforts. ...

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Want To Improve Your Health? Get Two Hours Of Nature Each Week.

Derek Stern

Most of us have grown up hearing things like “a little sunshine will do you good,” but have you ...

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Tips For Watering Your Houseplants The Right Way

Ryan Nathans

Keeping houseplants looking pristine and healthy is much easier said than done. The extra work is ...

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Want To Improve Your Health? Eat More Garlic.

Sarah Jones

Few things are more appetizing than the smell of garlic sizzling in the kitchen, but this aromatic ...

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Ethiopia Makes A Big Environmental Move By Planting 350 Million Trees In A Day

Ryan Nathans

When it comes to making environmental strides, it can be said the victories come in all sizes. Many ...

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New York Becomes The First State To Ban Cat Declawing

Shirley Wickerson

The declawing of cats has been a controversial topic for many years now. Many activists feel that ...

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Can Growing Up On A Farm Be Good For Your Health?

Derek Stern

Anyone who has grown up on a farm will likely tell you that they wouldn’t have traded their ...

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Thanks To A Massive Heat Wave, Greenland Just Lost 11 Billion Tons Of Ice

Sarah Jones

August has been a tough month for Greenland. Like many other countries around the world, this ...

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2020 Olympic Medals To Be Made From Recycled Phones

Ryan Nathans

The 2020 Olympic Games are shaping up to be pretty memorable. Specifically, the next event is going ...

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Top Movie Picks For Anyone Who Loves Space Exploration

Shirley Wickerson

Last month, NASA celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon. That, combined ...

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These Summer Vegetables Will Have Your Garden (And Kitchen) Full

Shirley Wickerson

There are a lot of good reasons to rejoice when the summer season finally arrives. One of those ...

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Alzheimer’s Disease Found In Dolphins

Taylor McCann

For decades, the intelligence levels of dolphins have often been compared to that of humans. Now, ...

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Paris Bans Nearly Two-Thirds Of Vehicles To Battle Pollution

Shirley Wickerson

Paris recently set a record by imposing the most severe restrictions in the city’s history when it ...

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When It Comes To Books, Physical Media Is Far From Dead

Jamie Hinds

Not so long ago, there was a fear that every mom and pop bookstore in the world was on borrowed ...

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Electric Personal Transportation Has Taken Over Paris

Shirley Wickerson

When electric scooters first hit the scene in major cities all across the world, it seemed like it ...

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Tips For Keeping Your Garden Weed-Free This Summer

Shirley Wickerson

Summer is officially upon us, and for gardeners, that means it’s the season where everything is in ...

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Looking For A Sustainable Vacation Destination? Check Out Istanbul.

Ryan Nathans

Everyone loves a good vacation, but in this day and age, it’s important to seriously think about ...

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Check Out These Wild Edible Plants On Your Next Hiking Trip

Shirley Wickerson

Whether you do it for fun or you find yourself in a survival situation, being able to identify wild ...

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120 Million People Could Be Facing Poverty By 2030, And We Have Climate Change To Thank

Shirley Wickerson

It would seem that climate change may have a bigger impact than just damage to the environment. A ...

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America’s New 5G Cell Network Could Cause Weather Forecasts To Be Less Accurate

Ryan Nathans

Technology, and especially cellular services, have always been expected to make life easier. But ...

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New York May Be Banning The Sale Of Fur

Ryan Nathans

New York City has long been known as one of the globe’s biggest hot spots when it comes to the ...

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Palm Beach Florida Bans Single-Use Plastic Bags And Polystyrene Containers

Jesse Powell

It seems that each month more and more countries are hopping on the environmentalists’ bandwagon ...

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Common Gardening Soil Issues And Solutions

Shirley Wickerson

Wouldn’t it be nice if all one had to do was spray a little fertilizer on their garden and get ...

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Natural Ways To Cut Down On Mosquitoes This Summer

Shirley Wickerson

For many, summer is a favorite time of the year. Whether it’s trips to the beach or backyard ...

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Wild Pigs Are Wreaking Havoc In Canada, And The U.S. May Be Next

Sarah Jones

Parts of Canada have a serious problem on their hands and if something doesn’t change, Americans ...

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China On Pace To Launch A Mars Orbiter/Rover Combo Next Year

Derek Stern

Exploring worlds beyond our planet is a pretty hot item. Perhaps not since the space race of the ...

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The World Health Organization Recognizes Traditional Chinese Medicine But There’s Still A Lot Of Grey Area

Ryan Nathans

For centuries, far-eastern cultures have used things like herbal remedies and acupuncture to heal ...

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Experts Say that Earth Has Lost A Third Of Its Topsoil And The Number Is Going Up

Sarah Jones

When it comes to environmental concerns, we constantly hear about the effects of pollution and ...

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Here’s Why You Should Keep Your Cap On Your Plastic Bottle Before You Recycle It

Jamie Hinds

Many people might be surprised to learn that when it comes to recycling, there have always been ...

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These Common Household Items Make Great Fertilizer For Your Garden

Derek Stern

If you’re a proficient gardener, there’s a good chance that you fully embrace the “do-it-yourself” ...

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Environmental Efforts In California Are Reducing Effects Of Fog

Taylor McCann

It’s hard sometimes to know if our conservation efforts are really paying off. Does it really ...

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Danish Island Commits To Be 100% Trash-Free By 2032

Ryan Nathans

There’s a huge trend right now of communities and even entire countries committing to some pretty ...

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Why Don’t More Schools Teach About The Effects Of Climate Change?

Derek Stern

A recent study has shown a pretty stark trend when it comes to one particular subject that kids ...

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Off the Grid Lifestyle: Raising Chickens!

Shirley Wickerson

You no longer have to be a dedicated farmer to raise your own chickens. Backyards in suburban ...

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Washington State To Allow `Human’ Composting

Phil Dunn

Residents in Washington state will soon have another option when it comes to how their remains are ...

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NASA Wants To Accelerate The Space Launch System And Get Humans Back On The Moon

Phil Dunn

NASA has a pretty tall order ahead of them. Last month, Vice President Mike Pence announced that ...

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What Is a “Green Neighborhood,” Really, and What Are the Benefits?

Phil Dunn

“Green” neighborhoods aren’t necessarily a new concept. In the Sixties droves of people headed out ...

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What Are Green Communities and Where Do You Find Them?

Phil Dunn

People these days are becoming more and more conscious of environmental issues and have realized ...

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Cut the Ties: 4 Options for Generating Power Off the Grid

Phil Dunn

So the idea of severing utility bills from your life and maintaining an existence completely ...

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Canada Joins NASA In Developing Lunar Orbital Facility

Shirley Wickerson

One of NASA’s projects on the mission board is the lunar Gateway project. However, it seems that ...

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Tips For Growing Your Own Mushrooms Indoors

Phil Dunn

For those of us who live in the Northern Hemisphere, gardening season is right around the corner. ...

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Signs Of Human Pollution Have Been Found In The World’s Deepest Sinkhole

Jamie Hinds

Those of us who have an appreciation of the outdoors and nature have often wondered if there are ...

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The Environmental Dangers Of Releasing Balloons Outside

Phil Dunn

For decades, we’ve celebrated many different special occasions by releasing balloons into the air. ...

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A Chemical Used In Weedkiller Was Just Found In Several Brands Of Wine

Phil Dunn

Nobody likes to hear that something that tastes so good is actually bad for them. Beer and wine ...

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Micro College Living: Students and the Tiny Home Movement

Jamie Hinds

I remember the day I moved into my first apartment once I was enrolled in University classes. I had ...

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This Every Day Spice Can Do Everything From Relieve Arthritis To Prevent Cancer

Phil Dunn

Here’s an interesting food fact:  Generally speaking, foods that are dark in color are usually ...

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The UK Just Revealed Poor Air Quality At Nearly 2,000 Sites Across The Country

Jamie Hinds

A recent study just revealed that the UK has some serious pollution issues. In fact, there are ...

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NASA And SpaceX Just Successfully Launched The First Commercially Built Spacecraft Designed To Dock With The International Space Station

Phil Dunn

NASA and SpaceX made history earlier this month when they launched the first-ever commercially ...

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Large Scale Environmental “Greening” in the US: Has It Caught On Yet?

Jamie Hinds

Over the past few decades, we have been using energy at an alarming rate. Due to the increasing ...

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Here Are Some Of The Worst Invasive Species In America Today

Phil Dunn

An invasive species of plant or animal can quickly wreak havoc on an area’s ecological system. ...

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Puerto Rico Shoots For 100% Clean Energy By Mid-Century

Jamie Hinds

Sometimes, good things can come from otherwise tragic events. Two years ago, Hurricane Maria tore ...

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This Norwegian Cruise Line Will Soon Be Using Dead Fish To Power Its Ships

Jamie Hinds

These days, more and more companies are trying to find new and creative ways to “go green.”  It’s a ...

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New Startup Grocery Store In Brooklyn Offers Zero-Waste Grocery Delivery

Phil Dunn

These days, we should all be looking for ways to go greener. That just doesn’t apply to our ...

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10 Vegetarian Dishes That Will Surprise Your Taste Buds

Dominica Applegate

Meatless food isn’t as awful as you think. Sure, you may have tried a vegetarian dish or two, but ...

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New Analysis Shows That Renewable Energy Could Surpass Fossil Fuel Usage In UK By Next Year

Phil Dunn

British analysts recently make a pretty encouraging announcement regarding the UK’s electricity ...

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Harmful Chemicals Found In Disposable Diapers As Part Of Recent Study

Phil Dunn

Disposable diapers have made life for parents a LOT easier, although many of us probably don’t see ...

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What Does 2019 Have In Store For The World’s Space Programs?

Phil Dunn

Make no mistake, 2019 is going to be a HUGE year for space exploration. Before the first week of ...

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Useful Tips for Living Off the Grid in the City

Tom Jones

Chances are, when you hear that someone is living off the grid, you picture a remote cabin ...

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Processed Meats Under Fire From Doctors For Cancer-Causing Additives

Jamie Hinds

It’s no secret that most doctors will have no problem telling you how bad foods high in sugar and ...

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Arctic Reindeer Latest Animals To Be Threatened By Climate Change

Raymond Harris

There is a lot of debate when it comes to the topic of climate change these days. Most folks who ...

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On New Year’s Day, NASA Got Its First Look At the Most Distant Object Ever Recorded In Space

Phil Dunn

On the first day of the year, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft flew by and recorded data on the most ...

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New Jersey Becomes First State To Ban Exotic Animals In Circuses

Phil Dunn

We certainly live in uncertain times. The animals that share this planet with us live in equally ...

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How To Grow Indoor Vegetables This Winter

Tom Jones

For most areas, winter marks a time where growing vegetables is an activity that’s pretty few and ...

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Tips For Avoiding Cabin Fever This Winter

Phil Dunn

Winter can be tough. For many, the oppressing heat of summer creates a kind of longing so that when ...

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4 Elephant Poachers Were Recently Convicted In The Congo

Raymond Harris

Anyone who keeps up with conservation efforts around the world knows that poaching is still a major ...

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3 More Lander Missions Planned For Mars

Phil Dunn

Last November, NASA managed to land the InSight spacecraft on the surface of Mars. It marked the ...

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Could Lousy Neighbors Be Affecting Your Health?

Phil Dunn

It’s no surprise to learn that the neighborhood you live in can directly affect your health. It’s ...

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London Transit Bans Unhealthy Food Ads

Tom Jones

For many years, it seemed that the human race was facing a plague of obesity and there wasn’t much ...

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Two Easy Ways to Make Sure Your Garden Stays Eco-Friendly

Shirley Wickerson

Folks that are serious about gardening, landscaping and general outdoor beautification are usually ...

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This Plant Can Drive Around On Its Own!

Walton Bailey

It has long been hypothesized that plants can think and even make rational decisions. Take a ...

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Spain The Latest Country To Commit To 100% Renewable Energy

Phil Dunn

2018 was a year where many countries and other governments made a lot of headway in terms of ...

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Scented Candles Can Be Bad For Your Health—Here Are Some Safer Alternatives

Jamie Hinds

It’s the holiday season and for many, that means houses full of all kinds of delicious smells. That ...

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Amazon Is Selling Live Christmas Trees This Year And It Could Be Bad For The Environment

Phil Dunn

Most of us have either heard (or uttered ourselves) the phrase, “man, you can buy ANYTHING on ...

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Jamaica Jumping On The Plastic Ban Bandwagon

Tom Jones

Plastic bans have been a hot topic among cities and countries who are wanting to “go green,” and it ...

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How To Cut Back On Packaging Waste During The Holidays

Phil Dunn

For most of us, the holidays are a great time of year. We get to spend time with friends and family ...

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New Global Climate Talks Could Result In Some Pretty Tough Goals

Shirley Wickerson

Three years ago, several nations throughout the world met in Paris and came up with a global ...

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Meet The First Country To Ban Chemical Sunscreens

Phil Dunn

Palau is an island nation that’s located in the western Pacific Ocean. If you’ve never heard of it, ...

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Lyme Disease Expected To Go Through The Roof In The Next 30 Years

Tom Jones

It would seem that climate change is affecting more than just water temperatures and the obvious ...

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How To Extend Your Gardening Season Into The Winter Months

Phil Dunn

For some, the winter month can be miserable stretches of time where we’re given no choice but to ...

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Chernobyl Producing Power Once More

Shirley Wickerson

For the past 32 years, if you mentioned the word “Chernobyl,” most people would associate it with ...

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Tips For Avoiding Home Energy Issues

Jamie Hinds

Making a mistake or two when it comes to your home energy setup can quickly take a toll on your ...

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A 115 Square Mile Iceberg Just Broke Off From Antarctica

Raymond Harris

In yet another example of global warming, it seems that Antarctica is attempting to send the world ...

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Meghan Markle’s Favorite Sustainable Clothing Brands

Phil Dunn

Meghan Markle’s first year in the royal family has been a busy one. She’s traveled quite a bit with ...

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NASA Says Goodbye To The Kepler Space Telescope

Shirley Wickerson

For the last nine years, the Kepler space telescope has been scooting around our solar system ...

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Tips For Growing Blueberries

Phil Dunn

Blueberries taste great and they’re really good for you. Unfortunately, many folks only get their ...

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After 21 Years In Captivity, Five Moon Bears In Asia Have Been Freed

Phil Dunn

Earlier this month, an animal rights group out of Hong Kong made five moon bears very happy. The ...

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California Could Be Getting A Ton Of Offshore Wind Farms

Jesse Powell

California is generally a front-runner when it comes to making some serious moves in the world of ...

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China Has Plans To Launch An Artificial Moon

Tom Jones

If citizens in China’s southwestern Sichuan province have felt like their evenings have been a ...

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How To Grow A Successful Garden During The Rainy Season

Walton Bailey

A wet growing season can make it a real challenge to keep your backyard garden producing. Rain ...

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Electric Cars Might Not Be As Good For The Environment As Once Thought

Phil Dunn

Like many new concepts, when the idea of electric cars first hit the scene they were met with quite ...

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Amazon River Flooding Has Increased By An Alarming Amount Over The Last 100 Years

Jamie Hinds

For the last 100 years, an ongoing study has looked at river levels in the Amazon and the frequency ...

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Cleveland Joins The List Of Major U.S. Cities Committing To 100% Sustainable Energy By 2050

Tom Jones

Cleveland is an important landmark in America’s industrial history. A river town, Cleveland has ...

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Flu Season Is Upon Us, Here’s What You Need To Know

Tom Jones

First off, let’s get a common misconception out of the way right away, shall we?  There isn’t ...

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Could Venus Be On The Space Exploration Mission Board?

Phil Dunn

The atmosphere on the surface of Venus is incredibly harsh. While it has plenty of beautiful clouds ...

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Meet The World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Train

Jamie Hinds

The world of clean energy technology is seeing a lot of important developments these days. One area ...

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California Planning To Launch Its Own Satellite To Monitor Air Pollution

Phil Dunn

California has announced that it will be launching its own satellite, which will be used to track ...

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California Becomes First State To Ban Animal-Tested Cosmetics

Shirley Wickerson

When it comes to making giant strides in the world of environmental and eco-friendly improvements, ...

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NASA Launches 5 New Scientific Studies Aimed At Researching Global Weather Events

Phil Dunn

NASA has announced five new projects that are scheduled to launch in 2020. The projects are part of ...

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Grizzly Bears Around Yellowstone Returned To Endangered List, Hunts Cancelled

Tom Jones

Early last month, the Grizzly bears that call Yellowstone National Park home were supposed to be ...

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Medicinal Plants Everyone Should Know About

Phil Dunn

In an age where more and more people are striving to live “off-grid,” having a good working ...

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Thailand Becomes Most Recent Country To Ban Imports Of Electronic Waste

Raymond Harris

Last month, Thailand became the latest country to initiate a widespread ban on importing scrap ...

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Canada To Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides

Phil Dunn

Bees are pretty important. In fact, they’re responsible for pollinating about a third of the ...

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Thickest Arctic Sea Ice In The World Breaking Up For The First Time In History

Raymond Harris

The evidence of global warming has been stacking up over the years and a recent study has shown ...

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Grizzlies Could Be Potentially Hunted Again For The First Time In 40 Years

Phil Dunn

Grizzly bears haven’t been hunted in Yellowstone National Park for over 40 years. Prior to their ...

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The Lowdown On Veganism

Phil Dunn

Veganism isn’t exactly a new concept. Granted, it was met with some skepticism when it first hit ...

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The Lowdown On NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope

Shirley Wickerson

For many folks at NASA, the mere mention of the James Webb Space Telescope is enough to warrant a ...

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Experts Suggest That Trump’s Wall Could Be A Conservation Threat

Shirley Wickerson

The proposed Mexico/United States border wall that’s been a cornerstone of Donald Trump’s campaign ...

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Nissan’s Electric Campervan Makes Road Tripping Conservation-Friendly

Shirley Wickerson

In recent years, America has seen a huge rise in people living and working out of their vans, ...

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New Homes In California Are Now Required To Have Some From Of Solar Power

Jamie Hinds

California has long been a leader among states that are serious about reducing environmental ...

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A Look At the Importance Of the Land And Water Conservation Fund In New Mexico (And Why Congress Should Renew It)

Tom Jones

Residents across New Mexico will usually agree that they’ve benefited greatly from the Land Water ...

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California Invests Three-Quarters Of A $Billion In Transportation Electrification

Shirley Wickerson

It’s no secret that California is pretty serious about reducing its carbon footprint, especially ...

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The United Kingdom Sees Serious Drop In Plastic Bag Usage

Shirley Wickerson

Three years ago, the UK took a big step in reducing its plastic pollution by instituting a 5p ...

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Man “Bicycles” The Thames River And Removes Nearly 800 Pounds Of Trash In The Last Year

Sarah Jones

Anyone who takes the time to pick up trash in an effort to improve the environment should ...

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Check Out These Stylish Sunglasses Made From Recycled Plastic

Phil Dunn

Costa and Sunski sunglasses have long been a staple among the fishing, surfing and beach crowd for ...

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Alaska’s National Wildlife Refuge Could Be An Oil Drilling Hotspot By The End Of The Year

Sarah Jones

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Alaska could be the next battleground in the fight ...

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Oil Of Lemon Eucalyptus As Effective For Repelling Mosquitos As DEET

Phil Dunn

It’s Summer, and that means there’s a good chance that, wherever you are in the world, outdoor ...

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10,000 Acres In Arizona’s San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area Opened Up For Cattle Grazing

Ryan Nathans

The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area (SPRNCA) in Arizona is a rarity. It’s a patch of ...

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Nestle Will Be Allowed To Continue Taking Water From California National Forest

Phil Dunn

Nestle Waters North America is the largest producer of bottled water in the United States. For the ...

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Oil Drilling Has Been Approved In Parts Of The Congo

Shirley Wickerson

The Virunga and Salonga National Parks area of the Congo has long been home to a large amount of ...

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July Marks The Closest Mars Has Been To Earth In 15 Years

Shirley Wickerson

Professional and amateur astronomers alike will have plenty to look forward to in July. Not only ...

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United Nations Launches New Global Environment Coalition

Shirley Wickerson

On May 30th, the United Nations launched a new global coalition that has the topics of climate ...

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Millennials And Their Impact On The Food Industry

Shirley Wickerson

For a while now, we’ve been hearing about how Millennials are changing the work culture, but what ...

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Meet The Young Woman Who Is Turning Conservation Heads All Over The World

Shirley Wickerson

Shyla Raghav is a Yale University student who is really turning heads among the global conservation ...

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Gladys Porter Zoo Staff Heading To Mexico For Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Conservation Project

Shirley Wickerson

The Kemp’s ridley sea turtle has had a rough go of it over the past 30 years or so. In fact, in ...

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California’s Five-Year Drought Is Over But Its Residents Have New Water Conservation Laws

Shirley Wickerson

In recent years, California has been given a pretty rough go of it from Mother Nature. Wildfires ...

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5 Natural Herb Recommendations For Treating Allergies

Shirley Wickerson

This time of year, those of us who suffer from allergies are usually in pure misery. “Hay fever” ...

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5 Foods That Have A High Risk Of Containing E. Coli

Shirley Wickerson

Coli is a nasty infection to have. Not only can it cause serious medical complications like kidney ...

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China Expands Its Bans On The Import Of Solid Waste Materials

Shirley Wickerson

China has already banned the import of plastic waste for its recycling operations. That move led ...

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London Sees Massive Increase In Reusable Starbucks Cups

Shirley Wickerson

London Starbucks locations have initiated a process that has substantially increased the use of ...

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Maryland Bans Pet Stores From Selling Dogs And Cats Bred In Mills

Shirley Wickerson

Maryland just took a big step in the world of animal rights, joining a very short list of states to ...

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NASA Launched A Satellite Into Space Last Month That Will Hunt For Potential Life Outside Of Our Solar System

Shirley Wickerson

Does life exist beyond our solar system? That’s the question NASA hopes to answer with a ...

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For The First Time In History, Every City In India Has Electricity

Shirley Wickerson

For the first time ever, every single city in India has electricity. Leisang, in India’s state of ...

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Wet Wipes Are A Big Problem For The U.K.’s Rivers

Derek Stern

While wet wipes have likely reduced the number of people that get sick with the cold and flu each ...

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Hawaii Is Banning Certain Sunscreens To Protect Its Reefs

Shirley Wickerson

Anyone who spends a significant amount of time outside knows the importance of using sunscreen. ...

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U.K. Launching Serious Ivory Ban

Shirley Wickerson

The sale and trade of ivory has been a hot button among environmentalists and animal activists ...

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Citizens Push Back On American National Park Fee Increases, And It’s Working

Jamie Hinds

Last year, the U.S. Interior Department proposed an increase to the entry fees of some of the ...

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Recommended Mobile Apps For Wilderness Lovers

Shirley Wickerson

Many outdoor lovers agree that nature should be someplace where you unplug from technology, but ...

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9 Million Wildflowers Are About To Be Planted In London

Shirley Wickerson

There’s a new movement about to add quite a bit of color to the London scenery. The city is already ...

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EPA Repealing Obama’s Auto Fuel Efficiency Rules

Jamie Hinds

An announcement was recently made by the Trump administration highlighting the intention to revise ...

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California May Start Putting Cancer Warning Labels On Coffee

Shirley Wickerson

There is a large portion of us that just can’t accomplish anything without getting our morning ...

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China Is Low On Rainwater So They’re Making Their Own

Derek Stern

The Tibetan plateau is China’s biggest source of reserve freshwater, and right now it’s running ...

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New Evidence Suggests Cell Phone Radiation Causes Cancer In Rats

Shirley Wickerson

When cell phones first hit the scene it didn’t take long for paranoid rumors to start surfacing ...

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Popular Weed Killer Roundup Under The Gun With Cancer Claims

Derek Stern

The popular weed killer Roundup is currently under the gun as more than 300 lawsuits have been ...

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The Hidden Health Benefits Of Coconut Oil

Shirley Wickerson

Head down the health and beauty aisle at any major grocery or department store and start reading ...

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Tips For Growing Vegetables On A Budget

Shirley Wickerson

Growing your own vegetables is definitely more cost-effective than constantly buying produce from ...

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The Health Benefits Of Avocados

Jamie Hinds

Avocados not only taste great, but they’re also great for your health. For a long time, health nuts ...

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Recommendations For Planting A Raised Garden

Shirley Wickerson

Sadly, not everyone has a yard that’s conducive to successful gardening. Space limitations play a ...

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5 Health Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

Shirley Wickerson

For many of us, the uses for apple cider vinegar begin and end in the kitchen. It’s a staple ...

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New Energy Storage Device Could Replace The Lithium Battery

Shirley Wickerson

We’ve come to rely on lithium batteries to power many of our small electronic devices. While we ...

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New Hyundai Electric SUV Boasts A Range Of Nearly 300 Miles

Shirley Wickerson

While the new Hyundai electric vehicle isn’t their first attempt at the all-electric car, the Kona ...

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White Rhinos Dreadfully Close To Extinction

Shirley Wickerson

Sadly, there’s only one male northern white rhino left on the planet. Sadder still, it appears that ...

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Giant Colony of Penguins Discovered In Antarctica

Shirley Wickerson

It would seem that a penguin colony made up of 1.5 million members would be something a little hard ...

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Oil And Coal Mining Could Actually Be A Reason For The Reduction Of The Bears Ears National Monument

Derek Stern

The current administration’s decision to reduce the Bears Ears National Monument in southern Utah ...

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Diesel Vehicles In Europe Are About To Rapidly Decline

Jamie Hinds

Diesel vehicles have long been a staple in the majority of European cities, but that may soon ...

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Responsible And Green-Minded Consumers Are Putting Serious Pressure On Major Utility Companies

Shirley Wickerson

Being environmentally conscious with your personal practices is a great way to live a green life, ...

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5 Ways To Go Green In The Kitchen

Derek Stern

The kitchen provides a lot of opportunities for going green. You can replace old appliances with ...

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“Intelligent Speed Assistance” May Be Arriving Soon In European Autos

Shirley Wickerson

The news is riddled daily with reports of auto accidents that result from driving at excessive ...

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How To Start Your Own Seeds On A Budget

Shirley Wickerson

Starting your own seeds for a spring garden is a budget-friendly way to get a jump on the growing ...

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How Apples Really CAN Keep A Doctor Away

Shirley Wickerson

We’ve all heard the old saying “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” but have we ever actually ...

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Utility Executives Predict That Wind And Solar Power Could Be Cheaper Than Traditional Coal Within 5 Years

Jamie Hinds

Across the world, many utility executives are closely examining alternative power options as it ...

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New Study: Extinction More Likely For Largest & Smallest Animals

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A new study published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States ...

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A new study, done by researchers from Lund University in Sweden, says having children is one of the ...

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With much research and funds, scientists have discovered ways to to revive extinct species. By ...

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