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Category Archives: Environment News & Information

Sunlight in a Bottle? Its Real, Easy To Make, and its Changing Millions of Lives

Alfredo Moser’s invention is lighting up the world. In 2002, the Brazilian mechanic had a light-bulb moment and came up with a way of illuminating his house during the day … Continue reading

October 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Air Pollution Accounting for 15 Percent of Deaths in China…

And if we keep buying all their crap, their factories will keep causing it! But do we as with the Chinese Government really care? Nah! According to the April 2 edition … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Singapore: Hugging, “borrowing” Wi-Fi and 8 other things that can get you arrested…

  Singapore may have a reputation for being an extremely safe and clean country, but there is a good reason for that—very strict laws. The infamous gum ban is just … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

8 Natural Mosquito Repellents…

 Natural mosquito repellents come in many forms. There are oils for your skin, plants to keep around, and even things you can eat. You can change your environment to make … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ways to Live an Awesome Earth Friendly Lifestyle….

This simple guide is written to help you lead a life that is good for you, your community, and the earth. Most of these tips will cost you nothing to … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

American Foods that are Banned in Other Countries

Did you know that most Americans eat foods on a daily basis that are banned in other countries because they are known to cause inflammation, growth defects, and even cancer? … Continue reading

September 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Home Handy Tips – Have an indent in your carpet that you can’t remove?

Just use an ice cube … seriously. 

September 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Richard Branson Goes Green and Explains Why He Stopped Eating…..

I wonder how much emissions does his Airline & Space Craft produce?   A Hypocrital stance maybe? Virgin Group billionaire Richard Branson took to his blog last week to announce … Continue reading

July 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Harley-Davidson Unveils their Electric Motorcycles – That can only go 55 miles…

Harley-Davidson recently allowed some of their customers to test drive a new electric motorcycle that is in development.  The new prototype is called “Project Livewire” and while there has been … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tiny Flying Robots Are Being Built To Pollinate Crops Instead Of Real Bees ….

Honeybees, which pollinate nearly one-third of the food we eat, have been dying at unprecedented rates because of a mysterious phenomenon known as colony collapse disorder (CCD). The situation is so dire that in … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Australia – People shun mainstream society to live off the grid….

As power prices rise and alternative-energy technologies progress, a growing number of people are opting to disconnect and live off the grid. Retired scientist and businessman Doone Wyborn and his wife … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scientists Develop Cheap, Rechargeable Organic Batteries Built From Eco-Friendly Components That Last 15 Years

Scientists at USC have developed a water-based organic battery that is long lasting and built from cheap, eco-friendly components. The new battery, which uses no metals or toxic materials, will … Continue reading

July 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Homemade Natural Hair Gel Recipe…

  Cross Posted from: http://www.organicauthority.com/ When it comes to makeup and personal care items, natural hair products seem to take the backseat. Though not a direct delivery route like skin, chemical-laden … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Baby Male Chicks Killed to Make Your Mayonnaise….(Video)

  To make mayonnaise, you have to break some eggs. For companies like Hellmann’s and Best Foods, two leading mayo producers, that amounts to millions of eggs every year—the combined … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sydney Installs Machines That Offer Bus tickets In Exchange For Recycling…

New machines have been installed in Sydney, Australia that rewards people for depositing their empty plastic bottles or cans. Each machine can hold up to 2,000 containers before they automatically email the … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

The 3 Stinky Secrets Indoor Air Fresheners are Hiding….

We put them in our cars, our offices, our homes, our garages and everywhere that odors may linger. We mist, we spray, we plug-in and we sprinkle toxic “smell good” … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Facts about China that will blow your mind…

The vast scale of China’s landmass and its population means that China produces and consumes copious amounts of natural resources and food. It also means that China houses a large … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Samsung’s new Smart Bike features lane-marking laser pointers, rear camera + more…(Video)

Source: http://en.rocketnews24.com/Netorabo, Samsung Cycling in the city can be a genuinely unpleasant experience at times. As well as having to breathe in exhaust fumes for the duration of your journey, our car-centric … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Microwaved Water – See What It Does To Plants…

Below is a science fair project that my granddaughter did for 2006. In it she took filtered water and divided it into two parts.. The first part she heated to … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Creativity is the key to recycling and sustainability…

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

An Injured Dolphin Approached This Diver For Help. Then This Happened….(Video)

During a night dive last January at Gadren Eel Cove in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; a bottlenose dolphin caught in a fishing line approached scuba diver Keller Laros for help. The dolphin’s … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mass Fish Deaths: Millions Have Been Found Dead All Over The World…

Millions of fish are suddenly dying all over the planet.  In fact, there have been dozens of mass fish death events reported in the past month alone.  So why is … Continue reading

June 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

France Is Paying People to Bike to Work

A pilot project is giving cash to 10,000 citizens if they agree to commute by bicycle. The next time you head to Paris, you might see more people riding bikes … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Zero-Waste Grocery Store – Plastic and Packaging Aren’t Allowed

When Original Unverpackt makes its debut in Germany, consumers will bring their own containers and bags. Source: So what if we could eliminate food-packaging waste before it even gets into … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Artist reveals women’s secret eating habits…

THE SHAME, guilt and ecstasy experienced by compulsive eaters has been laid bare in a provocative set of paintings. New York artist Lee Price has revealed her own struggles with … Continue reading

May 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Coffee prices skyrocket as fungus kills high-end beans….

If you’ve noticed the cost of a cup of coffee at your local shop has been inching up lately, it’s because a fungus has decimated Central America’s Arabica bean crop. … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Scientists in the Philippines have discovered a plant that can absorb large amounts of metal

Rinorea niccolifera. Photo courtesy Dr. Edwino S. Fernando Scientists in the Philippines have discovered a plant that can absorb large amounts of metal without itself being poisoned, a species called … Continue reading

May 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

This $10,000 Car Runs On Air….

With small size, a tiny price, zero pollution, fun and futuristic design, AIRPod mark a turning point in the range of urban vehicles while renewing the idea of the automobile … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

How Whale Poo Helps You Breathe…

Half of the world’s oxygen is provided by phytoplankton, an aquatic organism that functions as a carbon sink and whose name means “wandering plants” in Greek. All fish depend on … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Watch This Octopus Unscrew The Lid Of A Jar (From Inside The Jar)- Video

As though the case for octopus intelligence wasn’t strong enough already, check out the moves on this eight-limbed beastie. With a few deft turns of its tentacles, it manages to … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Watch This Octopus Unscrew The Lid Of A Jar (From Inside The Jar)- Video

As though the case for octopus intelligence wasn’t strong enough already, check out the moves on this eight-limbed beastie. With a few deft turns of its tentacles, it manages to … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

How Whale Poo Helps You Breathe…

Half of the world’s oxygen is provided by phytoplankton, an aquatic organism that functions as a carbon sink and whose name means “wandering plants” in Greek. All fish depend on … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 1 Comment
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