A tiny town in Ecuador was in rough shape until residents and environmentalists came up with a successful business plan.
Fracking produces tons of radioactive waste. What should we do with it?
States are struggling to deal with the potentially dangerous drilling byproducts that are being dumped in landfills throughout the Marcellus Shale.
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SOLAR POWER: Tips for homeowners considering solar panel systems
With solar power growing as an option for homeowners, here’s some things to consider when shopping for a system.INSPECTION BASICSSolar power installation on a home is a permit project. Mike L…
What Trump Just Did To The Japanese PM Is An Embarrassment To The U.S. (VIDEO)
Donald Trump is a complete social moron. He has no idea how to take cues, and any possible opportunity to show his alpha male bravado is jumped at with pathetic aggression. The man is a schoolyard bully under the guise of a powerful leader. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe was met with an unfortunate show of …
How Solar Saves Businesses Money
When new opportunities arrive, successful businesses don’t fear embracing change. Solar energy is completely changing the way we power our day-to-day lives, including how we power our businesses. Understanding the opportunity that solar energy offers your business will put you in a better posi
Insider: One of state's top high school basketball rivalries just got bigger
Jason Delaney knows how this looks.
The Top 10 Young Adult and Children's Books of 2017
Some of the most difficult issues facing us this past year — sexual harassment, police brutality and mental health — surfaced as themes in children’s...
A Green New Deal can’t be concocted out of hot air.
The thermohaline circulation has been described as the planet's great heat engine . It is a pipeline driven by density gradients created by surface heat and freshwater variations that play an essential role in moving heat around the globe and in determining its climate Shimokawa and Ozawa considered the question Thermodynamics of the Oceanic General Circulation – Is the Abyssal Circulation a Heat Engine or a Mechanical Pump ? and concluded that abyssal circulation (the thermohaline) can be regarded as a heat engine because mechanical work is generated to maintain the circulation. This circulation, however, is slow, about 1000 years to make a complete loop, and the only useful mechanical work it influences is the winds…
'Straws' film reveals how the straw in your drink is hurting the world
More than half a million straws are thrown away daily in the U.S. These get blown and washed into oceans and rivers, where animals mistake them for food.