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Graphene film makes dirty water drinkable in a single step

Every year, millions of people around the world die from drinking unclean water. Now, researchers have developed a process that can purify water, no matter how dirty it is,...

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Coffee Growers are Fighting Climate Change

While rising temperatures have caught many industries flat-footed, coffee companies have responded in force, bolstering their presence on the ground in coffee-growing countries like Costa Rica, Ethiopia and Indonesia....

Plastic-eating Bacterium

Scientist are trying to come up with novel solutions to remedy the plastic pollution crisis, and they’re thinking small—in a good way. In a new study to be published...

Egg whites could help power a clean-energy future

Eggs could power a clean energy future. Egg whites — they’re not just (a cholesterol-free) breakfast anymore. A Japanese researcher has found a way to use molecules from a protein-based chemical found...

Tesla actually built the world’s biggest battery. Here’s how it works. | Popular Science

It would be cool if the largest battery in the world were a giant AA cell, but this is what it actually looks like. Elon Musk and Tesla have...

Unesco Removes Belize Reef From Its Endangered List

Good for all the fish species that live there. Despite covering less than a thousandth of the ocean floor, coral reefs are home to more than a quarter of marine...

The City of London will be powered with 100% renewable energy by October 2018

The City of London, the historic “Square Mile” central district of London, will soon switch to clean energy in a big way. Starting in October 2018, the City of...

IKEA is Testing Buyback Program

IKEA is Testing Buyback Program to Keep Customers’ Furniture From Ending Up in Landfills In another bid to reduce their environmental impact, IKEA has launched a pilot program for taking...

Insect Die Off

Scientists have identified 2 million species of living things. No one knows how many more are out there, and tens of thousands may be vanishing before we have even...