In the hopes of helping his country's agriculture industry, a high-ranking Indian minister, Nitin Gadkari, proposed a novel idea: to convert the nutrients in people's urine into..
5 Good Things That Occurred Last Year That Should Cheer You Up
So much happened this past year that is was almost enough to send you hiding in a corner, curled up in a fetal position, there were also some hopeful and monumental moments to..
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Before 2019 had even had the chance to shake off its holiday season hangover and realize it was never going to follow through on those New Year's resolutions, it was hit with some..
Ocean’s “Chronic Fever” Threatens Biodiversity
Scientists discovered that the increasing number of heat waves has been hugely affecting the planet’s oceans and killing swathes of marine organisms like “wildfires that take out..
5 Odd Fuels You Probably Knew Nothing About
These are fuels ypi probably knew nothing about: With the skyrocketing energy prices that breaks every consumer’s savings account, it’s high time to consider green and inexpensive..
Dutch Innovator Starts Campaign to Clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Each year, the entire human race disposes mountains of plastic materials enough to circumnavigate the planet four times. A large chunk of these plastic waste eventually make their..
Getting A Car: Should You Buy, Lease, Or Subscribe?
I have always thought that leasing is when you can't afford the car that you want to drive. I couldn't be more wrong when I met someone running a business on car equity loans...
The Modern Day Challenge: How To Deal With Daylight Savings
As clocks march ahead of time and daylight saving time begins, there is a lot of anxiety around losing that precious hour of sleep and how to adjust to the change. Usually an hour..
Traditional Plastic Mardi Gras Beads are Getting an Eco-Friendly Makeover
In New Orleans, there is no Mardi Gras without beads. As part of a nearly 200-year-old tradition for parade marchers, these strings of beads serve as a treat to the huge audiences,..
Cigarette Filters Are Useless And The Top Plastic Pollutant In The World
Whatever gave us the idea that cigarette filters are biodegradable had misled us for years. According to Elizabeth Smith, who works at the University of California San Francisco’s..
Scientists Reveal Household Chemicals Might Cause Male Infertility
Scientists claim that sperm quality among human males and even dogs has dropped significantly over the years. Some theories claim that everyday household chemicals might be one..
Americans, These Are the Cheapest Countries for You to Live In
The fantasy of living overseas is often romanticized by many, but rarely gets fulfilled. However, somehow, it always feels like something you can only afford when you're older..
These Signs Are All We Really Want To See In Our Lives
Signs are an important part of human existence. Without them, we would literally be lost. They contain important information for almost any situation. There are road signs, traffic..
These Airplanes are Waiting for someone to Fly Them
Airports usually stretch across many square miles. After all, airplanes are very big, and airports have to be able to deal with a large number of them at any given moment. Now..
These Are The Worst Neighbors In The World!
They say, "Keep your friends close and your enemies closer" but what's for sure is that our neighbors are the closest. Even the ones we really really wish were not that close at..
Things Baby Boomers Think Are Cool
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