environmentally-friendly

Ocean Trash Cleanup Test Underway

The polluting of the oceans is an ever-growing problem as more and more garbage – especially plastics – end up being dumped in our liquid ecosystem. A 2015 study by the University of California at Santa Barbara illuminated just how dire the situation has really become. The study revealed that nearly eight million metric tons...

Saving the World With Synthetic Trees

In the last decade, scientists have increasingly devoted their energies to the issues of climate change and global warming with the goal of helping the world breathe a little easier. Researchers at Columbia University in New York are part of the effort. Dr. Klaus Lackner and his team have been examining ways to remove excess...