ALL POSTS TAGGED WITH environment
10/13/2017 / By Tracey Watson

On April 26, 1986, a disastrous accident at the power station in Chernobyl, Ukraine led to the release of more

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-13-legacy-of-chernobyl-boar-shot-in-sweden-found-to-have-10-times-the-accepted-amount-of-radiation-30-years-after-disaster.html

10/12/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Durable, versatile, and affordable — the three qualities that make plastic so common in nearly every item we use, and

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-12-biodegradable-and-edible-seaweed-may-soon-replace-plastic-packaging-on-food-in-an-effort-to-reduce-pollution.html

10/12/2017 / By Russel Davis

The devastating Hurricanes Irma and Maria that recently hit the U.S. and Puerto Rico, respectively, not only caused extensive damages on

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-12-hurricane-wildlife-victims-one-hurricane-washed-away-thousands-of-sea-turtle-nests-another-destroyed-monkey-habitat.html

10/12/2017 / By Tracey Watson

When it comes to scientific facts, we are reliant on what we are taught by people that we perceive to

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-12-science-wake-up-call-the-green-in-all-your-green-juices-is-made-out-of-carbon-dioxide.html

10/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

As of Aug. 14, 2017, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) put into effect a working guidance for the eighth section

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-11-epa-announces-new-reporting-rules-on-nano-sized-particles-manufactured-in-the-united-states.html

10/06/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The 100-year flood plain maps created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) carry a lot of weight. They are

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-06-fema-found-to-be-75-percent-ineffective-according-to-new-analysis.html

10/05/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are re-adapting ancient technology as a low-cost method to store carbon-free energy,

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-05-ancient-technology-provides-solution-for-energy-storage.html

10/02/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

A group of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a novel organic material that boasts of

http://www.environ.news/2017-10-02-environmentally-friendly-rechargeable-batteries-scientists-have-invented-a-new-material-that-conducts-and-stores-electricity-efficiently.html

09/28/2017 / By Russel Davis

Researchers at the Cardiff University in the U.K. recently discovered a cheaper and cleaner way of producing methanol from methane

http://www.environ.news/2017-09-28-scientists-have-figured-out-how-to-produce-a-fuel-that-is-cheap-and-clean.html

09/27/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Hang on to that bag of coffee beans in your kitchen: a team of researchers estimated that the coffee-growing regions

http://www.environ.news/2017-09-27-predicted-decline-in-coffee-production-may-be-thwarted-if-they-save-the-bees-first.html