Americans drink 97 billion bottles of bottled water each year. And, this number is still increasing rapidly year after year. Bottled water is deemed by many as a safer, tastier, and higher quality alternative to tap water. But, is this really the case? As a matter of fact, tap water is actually just as safe as…
Plastic contamination of the natural environment has now reached epidemic levels, with particular concern surrounding tiny ‘microplastic’ particles. How might microplastics affect human health? And, how can you possibly avoid them?
The leaders from seven of the world’s leading industrialized countries met this month (June 8-9, 2018) at the G7 Summit in Quebec, Canada to discuss potential solutions to climate change. Given this historic meeting, it seems like a good time to explain how rubbish removal (also known as garbage collection) contributes to our climate change problem. Furthermore,…
A small, plastic straw – It’s something that comes with most beverages that we order, often without us noticing. Though at first this small straw may not seem like a lot, when its usage is added up, plastic straws create a big problem for the environment.
Learn how to save energy and money by effectively using the sun’s natural light to light up your home. This infographic shows you the benefits of natural light and how can take advantage of it in your home!
If you live anywhere near people and sidewalks, you’ve probably seen pieces of old chewing gum stuck to the pavement. And whether you use chewing gum or not, it’s obvious that there’s a problem when 80% to 90% of chewing gum isn’t disposed of properly. So, what the heck happens to that gum stuck on…
If you’re looking to live eco-friendly, you must take into account the water footprint of your food (the amount of water that it takes to make it). Here’s an infographic that shows you just that!
Over the past few centuries, humans have caused the extinction of thousands of animals. With that being said, here are the top 10 most fascinating and strange extinct animals that ever existed.
Each day, more animals become extinct because of humans. This article will highlight the 10 most fascinating extinct animals that were killed off by humans. Hopefully, after reading this article, you’ll know why protecting endangered species is so important.
Don’t know what to do with that pesky Styrofoam? Well, here are 30 great ways to repurpose and reuse styrofoam (with how-to instructions!).