Environment

Japan’s Abandoned Golf Courses Are Being Transformed Into Solar Power Farms!

Japan’s Abandoned Golf Courses Are Being Transformed Into Solar Power Farms!

Incredible news: An abandoned and bankrupt golf course is being transformed into a solar power station by the Kyocera Corporation. Last week, the business announced it would turn the former golf course in Kyoto into a 23-megawatt solar farm; the artist’s rendition is shown above. Once the solar power farm is finished and online (in […]

Toxic Time Bomb: Abandoned US Military Nuclear Dome Threatens Pacific Ocean

On the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, roughly halfway between Australia and Hawaii, the US military hides a dirty secret. These islands (specifically Bikini Atoll and Enewetak Atoll) were used for nuclear weapons testing throughout the Cold War, and a terrible legacy still survives. A staggering 67 atomic bombs were detonated on Enewetak and […]

This Mycologist Holds The Patent That Could DESTROY Monsanto

Monsanto, the biotech company found to be the most hated organizations in the world, is responsible for a number of dirty dealings that have earned it such a reputation. The creator of Agent Orange (a deadly herbicide responsible for thousands of disfigurements and birth defects in Vietnam), and glyphosate (recently declared to be “probably carcinogenic” by […]

Solar-Powered Plane Breaks Record For Longest Non-Stop Flight!

Solar-Powered Plane Breaks Record For Longest Non-Stop Flight!

A plane powered by the sun recently landed in Hawaii after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. The pilot, Andre Borschberg, and his single-seat aircraft finished the journey and landed at Kalaeloa, a small airport outside Honolulu July 3rd, 2015. What made the trip such a success? Borschberg’s 118-hour voyage from […]

Adidas Creates Sneakers From Ocean Trash And Fishing Nets Taken From Poachers

Adidas Creates Sneakers From Ocean Trash And Fishing Nets Taken From Poachers

Need some new running shoes? Maybe you should hold out for a pair designed by Adidas that utilizes discarded plastic waste and illegal fishing nets taken from the sea. Partnering with a multidisciplinary creative environmentalism organization called Parley for the Oceans, Adidas has pioneered a fitness shoe that does more for its wearer – and […]

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