A team of international scientists has found an environmentally friendly way of producing potential sunscreens by using cashew nut shells, instead of discarding them as waste. The team of âgreen chemistsâ from the University of the Witwatersrandâalong with colleagues from Universities in Germany, Malawi and Tanzaniaâhave been working on techniques to produce useful compounds from […]
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How long homes can maintain the last comfortable temperature during extreme weather can make the difference between life and death.
This exciting new study from the University of Sussex shows that Europe alone could feasibly produce enough wind energy for the entire Earth.
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Challenges face the global agricultural value chain and food security — but a different way of looking at them could be the solution.
(University of California – Davis) For their 19-year study, UC Davis scientists dug roughly 6 feet down to compare soil carbon changes in different cropping systems. They found that compost is a key to storing carbon, a strategy for offsetting CO2 emissions.
In New York’s Hudson Valley, a beautiful new beacon for sustainable, net-zero design has taken root.
Posted on 13 August 2019 by doug_bostrom Clinical speech From Barber and Burgiess’ Scarcity and Safe Operating Spaces: The Example of Natural Forests Scientists suggest placing planetary boundaries on human-induced threats to key Earth system sinks and resources. Such boundaries define…