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Air Pollution Is Killing Millions Around The Globe Each Year

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“Air pollution is one of the great killers of our age,” Philip Landrigan of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai wrote in an article published in the medical...

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How the internet is clogging up city streets

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Traffic in New York is slowing down. Jams are endemic in Manhattan, especially in its business districts. Daytime traffic in the busiest areas now moves almost 20% more slowly...

MacRebur | The Plastic Road Company

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Between 3kg to 10kg of waste plastics are used in every ton of asphalt depending on the road design. As fossil fuels are constantly being consumed, alternatives to bitumen...

Your Daily Power Use

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=VuuYCh-PICs Here's how much gas, coal, oil, wind, solar, water, or nuclear fuel is required. Like any good consumer, you’ve filled your home with power-thirsty screens and toasters. And they make...

Big Companies Following Google’s Lead in Clean Energy

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When the tech giant first bought wind from a farm in Iowa in 2010, it pioneered a new way for big corporations to access green energy. Now dozens of...

What should we do about nuclear energy?

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It’s not just the U.S. industry. A number of other nations are dimming the lights on their nuclear plants. Germany, where eight reactors supply 13 percent of the country’s...

Oymyakon, Siberia: The coldest village on Earth where eyelashes freeze and temperatures sink to...

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Eyelashes freeze, frostbite is a constant danger and cars are usually kept running even when not being used, lest their batteries die in temperatures that average minus-58 degrees Fahrenheit...

Bitcoin Could Break the Internet

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BAD FOR INVESTORS. In a withering 24-page article released Sunday as part of its annual economic report, the Bank for International Settlements BIS said Bitcoin suffered from “a range of shortcomings” that...