Sci & Tech

The World’s Largest Vertical Farm Will Produce 2 Million Pounds Of Produce

As documentaries like Food Inc. have conveyed, large-scale agricultural farming is not a sustainable method of producing food for the world’s growing population. But vertical farming might be… A start-up AeroFarms is presently building what will be the largest vertical farm in the world. Vertical farms are “a form of indoor controlled agriculture, utilizing as […]

World’s FIRST Malaria Vaccine Approved, To Be Dispersed Not-For-Profit

World’s FIRST Malaria Vaccine Approved, To Be Dispersed Not-For-Profit

In sub-Saharan Africa, more than a quarter million children under the age of five die every year from Malaria. Statistics marking this life-threatening disease may soon decrease, however, as a vaccine against malaria was recently approved by a European medical agency for use in Africa. European regulators examined phase III clinical trial results involving more […]

Sr. Patrick Stewart Needs Your Help Capturing Whale Snot With Drones

Sr. Patrick Stewart’s involved? Now your attention has been captured. ‘Snot Bots’, tiny drones directed to fly into the cloud of spray exhaled from a whale when it surfaces, are collecting samples of mucus and biological material without disturbing the animal. Iconic actor Sr. Patrick Stewart is teaming up with Ocean Alliance in partnership with […]

‘Smart Bins’ Will Act As Wi-Fi Hot Spots To Those In Underserved Neighborhoods

‘Smart Bins’ Will Act As Wi-Fi Hot Spots To Those In Underserved Neighborhoods

As was recently shared in the article “Education Can Be Beamed To Poor, Rural Locations With This Device,” the ability to connect to the world wide web and receive free information is an invaluable resource that has potential to positively shape the world. With knowledge comes the ability to introduce change, which is why efforts […]