USA’s First “Pick-Your-Own Hemp” Field Opens in Maine

October 11, 2019 at 4:54 pm




Farmers in Maine just opened the nation’s first pick-your-own hemp field next to their pick-your-own strawberries… guess which crop is more popular…

Photo Credit: Portland Press Herald

China Unveils a “Super Camera” That Can Identify Every Face in a Crowd of Tens of Thousands

October 9, 2019 at 5:22 pm




Four times stronger than the human eye, China’s new 500-pixel facial recognition camera is raising civil liberties concerns

Father and Son Build 50,000 New Beehive Colonies Around the World

October 8, 2019 at 12:05 pm





These two men have increased the global honeybee population by 10 percent with their invention – a hive that lets humans harvest honey without harming bees

Trump Administration OKs Airgun Blasting That’s Deafening and Killing Critically Endangered Beluga Whales

October 7, 2019 at 12:23 am




Four of the remaining 311 Cook Inlet beluga whales have already washed up dead since nighttime airgun blasting was quietly permitted in Alaska two weeks ago

Dakota Access Pipeline Protestors Face 110 Years in Prison

October 6, 2019 at 12:22 am




These two women face up to 110 years in prison for trying to stop the pipeline and “save the planet”

Scotland Bans Fracking Indefinitely

October 3, 2019 at 1:43 pm




Scotland puts a moratorium on all new fracking permits

Mexican Grandma’s Cooking Show Gets a Million Subscribers in a Month

October 2, 2019 at 5:25 pm




With little more than a flimsy pairing knife, a ceramic skillet and a whole lot of love, a humble, Mexican grandmother has attracted millions of viewers to her new cooking channel on YouTube in just four weeks.

Panel of Air Quality Scientists Fired by EPA Plans to Keep Working Without Pay

October 1, 2019 at 3:45 pm




An air pollution advisory board disbanded by the EPA will meet and issue its report without government funds

Homework Is Ruining Our Kids. The Research is Clear. Let’s Ban It.

October 1, 2019 at 3:25 am




Studies show homework kills kids’ creativity and wreaks havoc on their mental health

Meet The New Electric Car That Doesn’t Need To Be Plugged In

September 28, 2019 at 12:46 am




Hydrogen cars produce electricity at a fraction of the cost by combining two of the most abundant resources on Earth — hydrogen and oxygen