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Sustainable and resilient structural design to combat earthquake disturbances
To help buildings become more resilient to earthquakes, scientists have taken measures to analyze various vibrational modes with the goal of creating safe and sustainable structures for future generations. Professor...
Green Technologies in the New One World Trade Center
Sustainable architecture, also commonly referred to as green building technology, is one of the key considerations in the construction of modern high-rise buildings. This is because of the urgent...
Tornadoes And Climate Change: What Is The Relationship?
After the devastating tornado in Oklahoma, Democratic senator Sheldon Whitehouse gave a speech about global warming and the Oklahoma tornado. The conservative media, not surprisingly, called Whitehouse out on...
The Day The Earth Swallowed A Man: Stories About Sinkholes
In a nightmarish moment made for the movies, one man sleeping soundly at home recently disappeared into the earth. On February 28th 2013, a Florida man and his entire bedroom...
Cyclone Evan pummels Fiji
Residents in Fiji are still scrambling after a powerful cyclone ripped through the country this past weekend. Cyclone Evan triggered severe flooding in the south Pacific nation, wiping out homes,...
Massive carbon emissions cuts needed by 2050 to avoid environmental disaster
A report released by PWC, which examines the progress of different countries in reducing their carbon footprint, shows that the world will have to reduce its carbon emission by...
5 Wide-Scale Public Health Catastrophes Waiting To Happen
Recent events in various countries have caused concerns about the ability of governments and communities to respond to disasters and the threats to public health that can accompany them. Many governments...
Portraits of Natural Disasters: Thunderstorms, Cyclones and Twisters
From thunder and lightning storms to twisters and cyclones, natural phenomenons both thrill, shock and devastate many countries across the world. We take a look at how they start. Thunder...
Amazing Video: March 11 2011 Japanese Tsunami from inside a car
This video of the tsunami that hit Japan on March 11 2011 has been making the rounds online, but if you haven't seen it yet it is definitely worth...
Volcano Eruption in Japan Causes More Environmental Concerns
As if Japan had not experienced enough trauma in the past week from the earthquake and tsunami which has already taken approximately 10,000 lives, the Shinmoedake volcano on Kyushu...
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Does Coffee Kill Plants? The Truth About Using Coffee as a Soil Amendment and...
Find out whether coffee is harmful to plants and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of using coffee grounds as a soil amendment or fertilizer. Discover other natural fertilizers to help your plants thrive.
7 Simple Ways to Conserve Water Around The Home
Learn how to conserve water and reduce your environmental impact with these 7 simple tips for your home. Discover practical strategies to save water and reduce your utility bills, without sacrificing your daily routine or comfort. From fixing leaks to upgrading appliances, this article offers easy solutions to help you become a more conscious consumer.
Living Off the Grid: 16 Brilliant Hacks You Should Know Now!
Looking to live off the grid? Check out our article for 16 brilliant hacks to make your off-grid lifestyle easier and more sustainable. From alternative energy sources to water conservation methods, we've got you covered. Start living your off-grid dream today!
4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals
There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.
13 Advantages Of Growing Plants Within A Greenhouse
If you’re considering growing plants inside a greenhouse, here are 13 obdurate advantages you’ll definitely like to know and utilize as well.
CO2-Derived Electrode Material Leads to Superior Performance in Sodium-ion Batteries
UP Catalyst's sustainable carbon nanotubes derived from CO2 have shown exceptional results in sodium-ion batteries. Learn how this breakthrough technology is revolutionizing the energy storage industry and promoting sustainability.