These Solar-Powered Barges Scoop Up 50 Tons of Plastic Waste Per Day

February 25, 2020 at 12:52 am




The ‘Interceptor” stops ocean plastic at its source, rivers

Portland Installs Turbines in City Water Pipes To Create Free Electricity

February 20, 2020 at 4:51 pm

Leave it to Portlandia to figure out how to create hydro-power without building a dam! Portlandians are now generating free electricity every time they turn on the tap!

Bees Love Cannabis! Researchers Discover Hemp Could Help Restore Bee Populations

February 11, 2020 at 4:55 pm




Hemp provides bees excellent nutrition when they need it most, new study finds

Cheerios Will Send You 500 Wildflower Seeds For Free to Help Save the Bees

January 24, 2020 at 4:21 pm




Cheerios has mailed out nearly 2 billion wildflower seeds to volunteers across North America to help create habitat for bees

Young People Can’t Remember How Much More Wildlife There Used to Be

December 14, 2019 at 2:02 pm




Only the elderly remember how many more birds, bees, butterflies and bunnies used to inhabit their backyards. Sadly, the young don’t realize they’re disappearing.

All New Rooftops Must Be Covered in Plants or Solar Panels in France

November 12, 2019 at 2:06 pm




Frances’s new “green roof” law is cooling city streets, cutting heating and air conditioning costs, reducing water and air pollution, providing local, organic food and ecosystems for birds, bees and hundreds of other species

Old Farmer’s Almanac Predicts An Alarming Number of Snowstorms This Winter

November 1, 2019 at 3:07 pm




The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts a “repeat of last winter’s record-breaking extremes,” including heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures nationwide

Study: Fracking is Depleting U.S. Drinking Water Sources at Catastrophic Rates

October 29, 2019 at 2:13 pm




Fracking permanently destroys 5 million gallons of drinking water per well. The radioactive wastewater is so toxic it has to be buried deep underground where it causes earthquakes.

Conservation Group Plans to Buy Largest Private Giant Sequoia Forest in the World for $15 Million

October 22, 2019 at 11:25 pm




The “crown jewel” of the 73 remaining giant sequoia groves on the planet is about to be purchased, protected and opened to the public

Alder Creek. Photo Credit: Max Forster, Save the Redwoods League

Indian Architect Designs Algae Walls That Purify Polluted Water

October 19, 2019 at 11:36 pm




These algae-infused walls treat wastewater naturally and cheaply, removing heavy metals and other pollutants without harsh chemicals