Sustainable Bamboo Housing Is Being Built in Earthquake-Prone Indonesia

The engineering company Ramboll has collaborated with University College London to build bamboo housing in Lombok, Indonesia. The Indonesian charity Grenzeloos Milieu requested the company’s services for constructing earthquake-proof buildings….

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Most Affordable Electric Cars 2020

Electric cars are far more affordable than they used to be. In the past, EVs were either expensive or impractical, but the same is not true for electric cars in…

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How Does Consumerism Impact The Environment?

By the numbers, blame for the state of our planet lands at the feet of a tiny handful of individuals. When we’re honest with ourselves about the last several decades…

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5 Causes of Air Pollution You Might Not Have Considered 

Air pollution usually consists of a mix of small particles such as carbon gases, ozone and sulfur oxide — all of which humans create through various activities and processes. This…

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Food Technology and Biotechnology: A More Sustainable Future?

It is no longer a given that tomorrow’s Earth will be able to provide the basic needs of all her people. Hunger and hardship have always been with us. But…

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The Devastating Effects of Plastic in the Ocean

The ocean is your source of oxygen, seafood and modern medicine. It serves countless roles in everyone’s life, whether you live near the sea or not. And yet it experiences…

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Non-Renewable Resources to Ditch in 2020

The worldwide call has gone out for “sustainable” and “renewable” technologies, materials, industrial practices and sources of energy. But what does it mean to be classified as a “non-renewable resource”?…

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Climate Crisis Solutions: Is It Too Late?

It’s no secret that climate change is affecting the planet in many ways. An increase in natural disasters and loss of snow and ice are only some of the signs…

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Why You Should Rethink Littering Your Biodegradable Foods

You would never roll down your car window and chuck out a plastic bag full of trash. But what about something like an apple core, peanut shells or a banana…

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Could the Environmental Impact of Electric Cars Be Worse Than Gasoline?

Electric cars are marketed as environmentally friendly and much better than gasoline. But are they really as green as marketers want you to think?

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