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7 Renewable Technologies Changing Our World
As the world looks for ways to reduce its reliance on fossil fuels and combat climate change, renewable energy technologies are coming to the fore. Here are seven that could have a significant impact in the years to come.
Wind Energy: Not as Green as You Might Think
Like kids fighting over candy, environmentalist, business people and consumers fight over whose “greener” than another. It’s almost as if you start that little taunt that kids use. I’m green...
The Effects of Nuclear Radiation on Plants and Animals in Chernobyl
Most people are familiar with the catastrophic Chernobyl nuclear disaster that occurred in 1986. It resulted in over 135,000 people being evacuated from the area as a result of...
Japan To Stop Fukushima Leak With “Ice Wall”
Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) recently admitted that 300 tons (nearly 72,000 gallons) of contaminated water are leaking from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant into the Pacific Ocean. About...
Latest report shows rise in renewable energy use in 2013
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has released its latest report on the U.S. Energy Infrastructure Update. According to the report, 82% of all new electrical generating capacity in...
New NASA Study Finds Nuclear Power Saves Lives
Have the dangers of nuclear power been overhyped? If former NASA scientist and climate activist James Hansen is to be believed, the use of nuclear power over the past...
Methane Hydrate: A New Source for Japan’s Energy?
Japan recently announced that a team of research scientists managed to successfully extract natural gas from an offshore deposit of methane hydrate. Methane hydrate, also known as clathrates or,...
Nuclear Energy – Is This Really the Answer to Fossil Fuels?
In approximately 450BC a Grecian philosopher, Democritus, coined the term átomos meaning ‘indivisible'. We now know, of course, that atoms are not indivisible, and that the fission of electrons produced...
Nuclear Power – Why Thorium Is Much Better Than Uranium
Uranium is what has been used in power plants since the 1950’s, not long after Albert Einstein formulated E=mc^2, which proved the tremendous power and potential in harnessing nuclear...
Japanese election result stuns anti-nuclear movement
This past weekend, the Japanese headed to the polls to take part in the first election since the catastrophic nuclear disaster. But the election results have anti-nuclear critics across the...
What Are the Unique Benefits of Hydrogen Fuel for Transportation?
Discover the unparalleled advantages of hydrogen fuel for transportation in our comprehensive article. From eco-friendliness to cost-effectiveness, we explore the unique benefits that make hydrogen fuel a game-changer in the automotive industry.
How to Feed Your Dog in an Environmentally-Friendly Way
Looking for ways to minimize your environmental impact while still providing your furry friend with a healthy and balanced diet? Our comprehensive guide on how to feed your dog in an environmentally-friendly way is just what you need!
Vegan Red Pepper Tofu and Chickpea Spread Recipe
Red pepper spreads are usually chock full of cream and cheese – making them a delight for the palette but a terror to the waistline. They are also eradicated from the vegan diet due to their animal-based ingredients. This version is incredibly healthy and also protein-filled.
The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar
The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
The Environmental Benefits of Driverless Cars
Driverless cars offer many societal and environmental benefits that make a driverless future exciting for environmentalists.
Going Green at Easter: How To Celebrate Sustainably
Here we share a few sustainable Easter ideas which will help you reuse your decorations year after year, and make even the brightest Easter baskets easily affordable.