A paper at this week's American Chemical Society meeting will discuss extracting microscopic precious metals from human waste The post There’s Gold In That Poop! Mining Precious Metals From Human Waste appeared first on Sustainablog...
The Silicon Valley giant has unveiled eye-catching designs for its new office complex. Also: It wants to build oodles of new housing.
ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For decades, illegal loggers have been hacking away at the forests of Gilgit-Baltistan in northern Pakistan while facing few penalties....
LONDON (Reuters) - Below normal temperatures are expected in Britain and western Europe from April to June but Scandinavia and eastern Europe will continue to have above normal temperatures, Weather Services International (WSI) said on Monday.
The world is using more antibiotics than ever before—and showing no signs of stopping. A new analysis published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science predicts that worldwide consumption of the drugs will grow 67 percent by 2030. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Chile's Environmental Court ruled on Monday that Barrick Gold Corp's halted Pascua-Lama gold and silver project has not damaged glaciers within its "area of influence," the Toronto-based gold producer said....
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Oil company BP said on Monday it has stopped supporting conservative political group ALEC, becoming the latest corporation to end its membership in a group critics say works to deny the existence of climate change.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Tropical Cyclone Nathan smashed into northern Australia on Tuesday bringing gale-force winds and heavy rainfall to one of the country's most remote regions....
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The FAA still has to approve, but it may happen soon, along with flying cars Trending drones Amazon amazon.com
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If like me you are tired of Texans gloating about their supposed “miracle,” today’s post from Kevin Drum brings some good news: For years, business lobbyists complained about what they derided as “job killer” laws that drive employers out of California. Rival state governors, notably former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, made highly publicized visits to […]
This week, the court will hear argument in Michigan v. EPA, a case challenging EPA power-plant rules. Here's why you should care.
If it has, there will be widespread implications, including a significant re-shifting of California agriculture outside the state.
This short, moody video follows a Native couple fishing the Great Lakes.
Sen. James Inhofe, who opposes climate change regulation, has received $10,000 from PAC funded by donations from BP's U.S. staff.
The ability of the Amazon basin to soak up excess carbon dioxide is weakening over time, researchers reported last week.
Want to get more out of food & organic wastes than soil amendment? Consider building a DIY biogas plant for cooking fuel, too The post The DIY Biogas Plant: Turn Your Organic Wastes Into Cooking Fuel appeared first on Sustainablog.
The retailer is building hundreds of Neighborhood Market stores that have nothing to do with neighborhood and everything to do with dominating the market.
Not even behavioral change to reduce energy use.