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Sunday, July 12 2020

Kigali Amendment to Create Jobs

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Over the past month, a growing chorus of Senate Republicans, conservative taxpayer groups and corporate executives has been urging President Trump to implement a major Obama-era policy to tackle...

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...

Good Things For Your Community

1. The app that stops catering leftovers going to waste Hate food waste? Love quality cheap eats? A food redistribution app that has launched in London might just be to...

Food Waste to Fashion Clothing

Around the world, people eat around 100 billion bananas every year. That creates around 270 million tons of waste–from peels to stalks–which are often burned or left to rot....

Food waste into clothing fibers

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Don’t throw it out — throw it on. The Agraloop Bio-Refinery, a new technology developed by materials science company Circular Systems S.P.C., is capable of turning food waste such...

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...

The Next Trend In Travel Is… Don’t.

Some tourists are beginning to grapple with the negative impact of their holidays. In a 2016 study, 60 percent of American travelers said they felt responsible for ensuring their...

The Philippines Green smart city to combat pollution in Manila

The new city, dubbed New Clark City, is considered Manila’s twin city. It’s located in Central Luzon, about 75 miles from Manila at a former U.S. military base. It’s expected...

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...

McDonald’s Bans Plastic Straws UK

"I was just telling my daughter that when I was young we always used paper straws." McDonald's is to ban plastic straws at all of its UK restaurants by next...