Environment

Inside the Garbage of the World (Documentary)

Is the Plastic Trash Island floating in the Pacific Ocean a myth? Are we getting poisoned? How long do we have before a worldwide disaster happen? This Documentary includes interview from Capt. Moore (Algalita Marine Research Institute), Anna Cummins (5 gyres Institute), Dr Andrea Neal (Jean-Michel Cousteau), Surfrider Foundation and a variety of Scientist and […]

The First 100% Self Sustainable Place on Earth

The First 100% Self Sustainable Place on Earth

By Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Rolling green pastures, virescant mountains, and clean energy are the alluring qualities of the world’s soon-to-be first 100% self sustainable island. Where could such a place be located? Nowhere else but off the shores of Scotland, in an escape known as Eigg Island. Eigg Island has a pristine landscape and […]

Solar FREAKIN’ Roadways!

Solar Roadways is a modular paving system of solar panels that can withstand the heaviest of trucks (250,000 pounds). These Solar Road Panels can be installed on roads, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, bike paths, playgrounds… literally any surface under the sun. They pay for themselves primarily through the generation of electricity, which can power homes […]

New species of metal-munching plant found in Philippines

New species of metal-munching plant found in Philippines

Scientists in the Philippines have discovered a plant that can absorb large amounts of metal without itself being poisoned, a species called the Rinorea niccolifera, that can be used to clean up polluted soils and harvest commercially viable metals. The plant is one of only 450 species, known as hyperaccumulator plants, of 300,000 known vascular […]

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