Zen Honeycutt explains why plans to grow GM carbon-sequestering plants are a dangerous distraction
These were created out of tear-producing cells
Elsa-d is the world’s first-ever commercial mission demonstrating a space debris removal system
The inexpensive prototype utilizes solar energy and collects seawater to create a solar desalination skylight which emits natural diffused light. This device produces drinking water and uses leftover salt brine to create energy to be used as a light.
A Canadian company is creating an ultra-lightweight plane that runs on hemp fuel
Meet Alicia Serratos, the 14-year-old Girl Scout who brought seed library to every US state
A team of scientists led by Ingo Burgert at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, found a way to transform wood into clean electricity by treating it with fungi. When the pressure is applied to wood, an electric charge is produced. This process has been discussed since the 1940s, but the small amount of energy the process produced […]
Scientists have uncovered a sponge that can soak up 99% of oil in the freezing Arctic water. The nano-engineered sponge can clean up oil spills as it is covered in a paraffin-like material that helps it work even in frigid-temperature water. NewScientist reported that oil spills happen at a worrying frequency and that in the […]
Free food forests could potentially solve a massive food insecurity issue in Canada as well, where 1 in 8 households live with food insecurity.
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