Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

All things green and planet saving.

Eco Friendly July 24, 2019 posted by

Turn Heat Into Light – new research on a process to reclaim more lost energy

We lose a lot of energy through heat in our devices. If a device puts out heat, regardless of what that device is doing, that’s energy lost. Researchers want to capture that and a new development utilizing carbon nanotubes may make that that dream into a reality.


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Turn Heat Into Light – new research on a process to reclaim more lost energy
Eco Friendly July 24, 2019 posted by

AI and Climate Change – in the future, AI will help us battle climate change

Robots probably don’t have a lot to fear when it comes to climate change. I think that was a plot point in the Matrix. Anyway, that doesn’t mean they can’t help us fight it today. Innovative use of AI may prove to be key in helping humanity push back against the climate crisis.


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AI and Climate Change – in the future, AI will help us battle climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites July 22, 2019 posted by

Climate Change Quiz – answer some questions to find out what you know

We talk a lot about the climate crisis and what we can do to help curb it. You’re reading our articles, you’re educating yourself, making changes, all awesome but how much do you really know? It’s a complex problem with many solutions, none of which area a “magic bullet”. Take this quiz and see what you need to brush up on.


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Climate Change Quiz – answer some questions to find out what you know
Eco Friendly July 19, 2019 posted by

Non-Washing Clothes – wear a t-shirt for days and days without washing it

Not having to do laundry ever again is the future we all want. And bonus, less laundry is better for the environment. There are a couple of brands that offer clothes that can last without a tumble in the wash but are they really better and do they actually work? As it turns out, the answer is yes.


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Non-Washing Clothes – wear a t-shirt for days and days without washing it
Eco Friendly July 19, 2019 posted by

Fast Shipping Hurts The Environment – slower shipping is the more environmental choice

We need to talk about our obsession with fast shipping. Yes, it’s awesome that when you buy something it can be at your door quickly, sometimes the same day! But that sort of speed comes at a cost to the environment. So if you don’t need it NOW, slower shipping is better.


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Fast Shipping Hurts The Environment – slower shipping is the more environmental choice
Eco Friendly July 18, 2019 posted by

Big Butterfly Count – help track this year’s butterfly migration

Science needs help again. This time in counting butterflies. Which is about as whimsical and lovely as one can get to be honest. A giant migration of butterflies has caused scientists to ask the public for help in counting millions of them in the UK. You can join the Big Butterfly Count and help out!


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Big Butterfly Count – help track this year’s butterfly migration
Eco Friendly July 16, 2019 posted by

Travel More Green – check out these tips for your next vacation

Travel leads to emissions in all kinds of ways. The physical act of traveling, various disposable items. Just so much. But that doesn’t mean you should skip out on seeing the world, just do it in a more eco friendly way. This article outlines some ways you can travel while keeping your carbon footprint down.


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Travel More Green – check out these tips for your next vacation
Eco Friendly July 16, 2019 posted by

UK Needs More Sustainable Farming – the country has 10 years make changes

What we eat is a big factor in what’s happening with the climate. Farming and livestock are contributing to many negative aspects of the climate crisis. In order to get back on track, some changes need to be made. In the UK, these changes need to be drastic in order to be sustainable.


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UK Needs More Sustainable Farming – the country has 10 years make changes
Eco Friendly July 11, 2019 posted by

Balloons Are Killing Birds – here are some other options

Balloons are so lovely. Just lots of fun, they really brighten things up! But maybe it’s time to retire them because they’re killing seabirds. Balloons float away and end up in and near waterways where birds eat them and then die. It’s not a good thing. Maybe try some of these alternatives for your next party.


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Balloons Are Killing Birds – here are some other options
Eco Friendly July 11, 2019 posted by

Nurdles Sound Cute But Cause Harm – and the companies that make them don’t care

Tiny plastic balls called “nurdles” are washing up on beaches all over the world and that’s not good but even worse is that there doesn’t seem to be much that people can do to hold the companies responsible accountable. Is it time to look towards sticker laws to punish bad actors?


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Nurdles Sound Cute But Cause Harm – and the companies that make them don’t care
Eco Friendly July 10, 2019 posted by

Sargassum Super Bloom – not all super blooms are good for Instagram poses

Seaweed isn’t all idyllic ocean decoration. Some of it is nasty. That’s the case with Sargassum, a brown species of seaweed that looks like garbage and smells awful. Oh yeah,it’s currently got a super bloom that stretches across the Atlantic and its cause might be deforestation in Brazil.


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Sargassum Super Bloom – not all super blooms are good for Instagram poses