By HYUNG-JIN KIM SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and China, the world’s two biggest carbon polluters, agreed to cooperate to curb climate
[WATCH] Discussion: Deforestation increases risk of pandemic outbreaks? 2/3 Rainforests destroyed by humans
Watch INN24’s Natalia Yuri and Jason Spanu discuss the alarming news about the depletion of the “most important terrestrial ecosystem on the planet” that interestingly enough plays a role in preventing disease outbreaks like COVID-19.
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 new study found that the energy required to yield a single kilogram of dried cannabis plant produces about 2-5 tonnes equivalent of carbon dioxide
Only one-third of the tropical rainforest remains, experts say deforestation increases risk of disease pandemics
Stopping deforestation and degradation of tropical forests is paramount in slowing climate change, according to report
A report by Oceans Asia estimated that 1.56 billion face masks will have entered the oceans in 2020, which will result in an additional 5000
The Ford government plans to give permission by March 19 to a developer to destroy a protected wetland in Pickering and build a new giant
A Canadian company is creating an ultra-lightweight plane that runs on hemp fuel
Rutgers University will divest from fossil fuel investments and has pledged to invest more in sustainability and exit private fossil fuel investments. This was achieved
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
The earthquakes sparked tsunami fears, resulting in mass evacuations
Mayor Michael Victorino of Maui County, Hawaii, has issued an evacuation for some residents due to heavy rainfall and flooding, amid fears of dam failure.
“It’s hypocrisy” – Groups demand end to domestic coal mining, exports as Canada co-hosts global summit to phase out coal power
“Canada must use this global moment to put coal in the past, where it belongs.”
Free food forests could potentially solve a massive food insecurity issue in Canada as well, where 1 in 8 households live with food insecurity.
Nuclear power’s bad press is because it has led to radioactive disasters in the past, the repercussions of which are still felt today
A group of leading international law experts have proposed a new crime called ‘Ecocide,” which could hold people accountable for crimes against nature. If it’s
What’s good for the planet is good for us all! According to New Scientist, the ozone layer may recover more quickly than initially thought. This is all thanks to the emission reduction in China of a banned ozone depleting gas. Trichlorofluoromethane (CFC-11) – a tongue twister, isn’t it?
UN award winner innovates recycling process that creates bricks with amazing strength
The wind energy hub is an artificial island in the North Sea
Africa is planting millions of trees in a project called the Great Green Wall. In 2007, African Union proposed a 4,350 mile cross-continental barrier. By 2020, the Sahelian nations had only completed 4% of the project.