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COVID-19 Has a Big Plastic Problem, Here’s What’s Being Done To Fix It

The coronavirus pandemic has changed our daily lives in so many big ways, it's easy to lose track of its less obvious impacts. While we’re tracking infection rates and figuring out...

12 May 2021 · 48

This New AI Forensic Tool is Fighting Illegal Logging

One of the really insidious parts of illegal logging is that the same criminal enterprises are also engaged in trafficking drugs, weapons, and typically human trafficking as well....

16 March 2021 · 59

What Exactly Is Fracking, And Is It Really That Bad?

In a world that’s demanding more and more energy every year, solutions for cheap and accessible fuel are more important than ever. There’s an estimated 214.6 TRILLION cubic meters...

02 January 2021 · 40

Scientists Can Now Prove That Climate Change Is Causing Natural Disasters

Longer fire seasons. Stronger hurricanes. More intense heatwaves and floods. Across the world, climate events are getting more extreme. And while there’s little doubt that global w...

25 November 2020 · 16

Draper, the underwater drone that scans the ocean for microplastics

Microplastics are one of the greatest environmental problems that  humanity facing today. Tons of these products are at large in seas and oceans with a very dangerous feature: they...

08 February 2020 · 42 · 1