News - 21 Jul 2022
In a recent study, scientists at the University of Georgia’s Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources found that switching from coal to woody biomass in Georgia’s power plants...
News - 20 Jul 2022
The oceans’ surface is covered with more than five billion plastic particles, which harm wildlife, the delicate underwater ecology, and even the climate. Up until now, it was only possible to...
News - 18 Jul 2022
Drought can cause issues for grain crops and three Clemson University scientists are working to get to the root of the problem.
The scientists believe crops have a lesson or two to learn from their...
News - 15 Jul 2022
A new study finds that 53% of local authorities in England have seen a drop in household waste sent for reuse, recycling or composting over the last five years.
Examining government data for...
News - 14 Jul 2022
To save the world’s fish stocks and oceans, scientists are racing to find better and sustainable ways to make healthy nutritional products such as Omega-3 fatty acids, biodiesel, aquaculture and...
News - 13 Jul 2022
High levels of microplastic pollution have been detected by a research team in the Western Pacific Kuril-Kamchatka Trench.
Image Credits: Alfred Wegener Institute
News - 12 Jul 2022
A green cement project worth $125 million that will reduce Australian carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 300,000 tonnes per annum immediately, growing to approximately one million tonnes per annum...
News - 7 Jul 2022
Sales of electric vehicles (EVs) are soaring, and this means that in the coming decades, there will be a sudden influx of spent batteries which will overwhelm current recycling processes. This means...
News - 7 Jul 2022
Today, people are increasingly aware of the threat imposed by climate change and the relationship between energy consumption and the current climate emergency. Yet, the opportunity to make significant...
News - 4 Jul 2022
An investigation performed by scientists on the exposure of small mammals to plastics in England and Wales has discovered traces in the feces of over half of the species that were subjected to...