W.H.O. Calls For Limited or No Screen Time Under Age 5

April 30, 2019 at 4:15 pm

The World Health Organization issues strict new guidelines on screen-time based on emerging science.

Study: Sniffing Rosemary Improves Memory

April 29, 2019 at 2:29 pm

Inhaling the scent of rosemary boosted memory test scores 15%, improving memory recall and the ability to remember to do things in the future

Pink Dolphins Spotted Off Louisiana Coast

April 26, 2019 at 2:29 pm

Tourist captures video of two extremely rare pink dolphins swimming in a Louisiana ship channel

“Sea of Plastic” Discovered in the Caribbean Stretches for Miles

April 25, 2019 at 2:02 pm

A shocking “blanket of plastic” discovered off the coast of an idyllic Caribbean island stretches nearly 5 miles long and is choking wildlife

Credit: Caroline Power Photography

How One Man Singlehandedly Repopulated a Rare Butterfly Species in His Backyard

April 24, 2019 at 3:26 pm

Long gone from their home in San Francisco, the California pipevine swallowtail is back thanks to one man transforming his yard into a habitat for them

Nearly Half of Honey Tested Contains Mostly Rice Syrup, Wheat Syrup or Sugar Beet Syrup

April 21, 2019 at 1:13 pm

Honey makers are secretly “watering” down their honey with cheap syrups that have been impossible to detect until now.

Study: Balloons Kill More Seabirds Than Any Other Plastic, Here are Some Eco-Friendly Alternatives

April 19, 2019 at 11:53 pm

Seabirds are 32 times more likely to die from ingesting a balloon than hard plastics like LEGO’s or straws

Former Boat Builder Sculpts Breathtaking Wooden Bathtubs

April 17, 2019 at 2:01 pm

These bathtub “sculptures” are practical works of art. They’re sustainable, non-toxic, better insulated, and built to last for life.

Last Known Female Of Endangered Turtle Species Dies

April 16, 2019 at 10:54 pm

Yangtze giant softshell turtles are essentially extinct. Last known female dies after failed artificial insemination attempt.

A male Yangtze at Suzhou Zoo.

Company Turns Avocado Pit Waste Into Biodegradable Straws and Cutlery

April 15, 2019 at 4:46 pm

Man figures out how to make bioplastic out of food waste, rather than food, making it as cheap as regular plastic