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Zombie UN Body Now Regulating Your Car

I’ve recently argued that the United Nations is the Borg. Its overriding goal is to homogenize us. To make us all uniform. Consistent. Compliant. Last week, a news story by Jamey Keaten, Geneva correspondent for the Associated Press, appeared on…

AOC Says America Can Lead The World, Even If It Leads To Our Financial Ruin

The 29-year-old ex-bartender and freshman U.S. Representative (D-NY) Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received thunderous environmentalist and media acclaim when she introduced her Green New Deal resolution in the House and Ed Markey (D-MA) submitted it in the Senate. It was quickly endorsed…

Light-based production of drug-discovery molecules

(Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) EPFL chemists have developed a light-based chemical method for cheap and simple production of chemical molecules used in drug discovery, such as muscle relaxants and antimicrobials.

Is This the Tipping Point for Electric Vehicles?

A new report by McKinsey forecasts a rapid switch from gas guzzlers to electric vehicles on the world’s roads will be boosted by the plummeting costs of owning a battery powered vehicle. The consulting firm’s 2019 Global Energy Perspective report…

Tesla Model 3 In China, Tesla Gigafactory 3, 1st Byton Store — China × Cleantech, January 2019

Welcome to the next edition of China × Cleantech. A new year has come and the news keeps flowing. In order to aggregate and summarize the highlights for you, we publish this China × Cleantech feature on CleanTechnica.com and over on the “Future Trends” section of our website

Tim Melling – Elliot’s Laughingthrush

Mark ♦ February 16, 2019 ♦ Leave Your Comment Tim writes: This is Elliot’s laughingthrush (Trochalopteron elliotii), a songbird found in Central China and the extreme NE part of India.  It occurs at high altitudes from about 1200 to 4800m…

Global Warming Activists Hot And Bothered Over Trump

President Donald Trump touched upon a range of topics he regarded as of utmost importance to the nation in his State of the Union address, but one was conspicuously absent: climate change. That did not go unnoticed. Climate alarmists were…

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Biofase has discovered a unique way to recycle avocado pits

A Mexico-based company has discovered a unique way to recycle avocado pits. Biofase, a startup founded in Michoacan, Mexico, is using discarded waste from the fruit to create biodegradable utensils like avocado pit cutlery  and biodegradable straws. A biochemical engineer named Scott Munguia created Biofase in 2013. The company uses a technique that transforms avocado waste into bioplastics, which are then used to form materials. All of the products the company creates from the pits are fully…