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Eco Friendly March 30, 2020 posted by

Seeing The Invisible Effects of Plastic – new equation will help determine scope of pollution

Plastic pollution is a big problem but how large of one isn’t really known. Just that it’s. . . big. New research has given scientists a way to start analyzing the size of the issue so that we can get a better handle on what types of waste are doing the most harm.


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Seeing The Invisible Effects of Plastic – new equation will help determine scope of pollution
Eco Friendly March 25, 2020 posted by

Our Dirt Is Wonderful – the amount of soil we have can store massive amounts of carbon

Hey, good news! We already have enough soil to absorb 5.5 billion tonnes of CO2 every year but we have to make choices to protect it so it can help us out. If we just leave the dirt alone, it will do the work for us but the hard part is. . . leaving it alone.


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Our Dirt Is Wonderful – the amount of soil we have can store massive amounts of carbon
Eco Friendly March 25, 2020 posted by

New Freshwater Found – underground reserve located off the coast of New Zealand

Fresh water is so important to pretty much all life but we only have so much of it. Which is why finding more is so exciting! A new freshwater reserve has been discovered offshore of New Zealand. The new reserve could help areas that regularly struggle with drought.


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New Freshwater Found – underground reserve located off the coast of New Zealand
Eco Friendly March 23, 2020 posted by

Does Your Park Feed You? – new study shows that public green space could fight food scarcity

Food scarcity is one of the big concerns in the climate crisis. Most people don’t live in an rural area so they probably think that they can’t grow their own food but it turns out that growing food in the city on empty land and it could feed a lot of people.


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Does Your Park Feed You? – new study shows that public green space could fight food scarcity
Eco Friendly March 13, 2020 posted by

Ice Is Melting Faster Than Thought – massive losses for Greenland and Antarctica

Ice loss is speeding up and this is not great. The more ice that melts, the higher the seas rise which puts more people in danger from coastal flooding and displacement. Doing what we can to slow the climate crisis is one thing but we must all be prepared for a world where our coasts are different.


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Ice Is Melting Faster Than Thought – massive losses for Greenland and Antarctica
Eco Friendly March 12, 2020 posted by

Moral Foundation Theory – the key in uniting discussion around the climate crisis

Talking about climate change is politically polarizing. It shouldn’t be, we all live on the same planet, together, but the subject has been taken up by political circles and people tend to fall on different sides of the debate. But by using moral foundations theory, maybe we can get everyone to agree.


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Moral Foundation Theory – the key in uniting discussion around the climate crisis
Eco Friendly March 12, 2020 posted by

Don’t Touch Ya Face – the web app to stop you from touching your face

In conjunction with washing your hands, you should also stop touching your face. Trust me, you do this more than you think you do. We all do. If you’re finding yourself struggling with this, check out the web app, Don’t Touch Ya Face, the app that will remind you not touch your. . . face.


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Don’t Touch Ya Face – the web app to stop you from touching your face
Eco Friendly March 11, 2020 posted by

Rust Powered – new breakthrough uses rust as secret ingredient in hydrogen fuel

The world runs on energy. A lot of it and we need to move away from emission causing energy sources. Hydrogen fuels have been one that researchers look towards. A new breakthrough using, of all things, rust lead to a massive production of hydrogen that is potentially safer.


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Rust Powered – new breakthrough uses rust as secret ingredient in hydrogen fuel
Eco Friendly March 11, 2020 posted by

The Climate Crisis Is Now – parts of the world are already feeling the change

We talk about the climate crisis as if it is a future event but we’re already being affected by it all over the world. You’ve no doubt heard about the warm year we just had but it’s not just the heat. We’re already seeing food shortages, floods, and other issues.


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The Climate Crisis Is Now – parts of the world are already feeling the change
Eco Friendly March 11, 2020 posted by

Biomass Fuels Are Super Clean – long term study shows promising results

Fossil fuels are just don’t have a future with us if we want to have a future. Science is working on alternatives and as it turns out, biomass fuels are one way that we can shift the tides on climate change. These fuels, made of various plants, can actually reduce carbon.


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Biomass Fuels Are Super Clean – long term study shows promising results
Eco Friendly March 10, 2020 posted by

Bring Your Own Take Out Containers – California passes new law allowing diners to bring their own Tupperware

A new law in California makes it possible for diners to bring their own take out containers to eateries and although this sounds great, it turns out letting people use their own Tupperware is quite a hassle. Still, this could cut down on one, very specific type of waste overall.


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Bring Your Own Take Out Containers – California passes new law allowing diners to bring their own Tupperware