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..
What Would it Be Like to Reach Out and Touch a Cloud?
If you've ever gone outdoors on a foggy day, you've been a lot closer to a cloud than you thought.
The Ink From Air Pollution
Every cloud (of pollution) has a silver lining! Discover how to turn air pollution into ink.
Why Pollinators Matter
More than a third of our food crops and three-quarters of the world’s flowering plants depend on animal pollinators to propagate.
5 Enviromental Milestones to Cheer You Up
As we grow increasingly concerned for the state of our planet, there have been some hopeful and monumental moments to make you feel all is not lost.
Facing The Food Scraps Quandary
There's no doubt we waste tons of food. Can we change our bad habits? The answer is yes.
What is Vegan Leather?
Made up mostly of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and polyurethane (PU), these "vegan" leathers are plastic-based materials.
The Hanging Gardens of Mexico City
Other than making those pillars look prettier, covering them with plants have other advantages.
This Eco-Friendly Cleaning Spray Is Changing the Sustainability Game
A company is taking sustainability to a whole new level with eco-friendly cleaning products that are made from food waste.
Vikings Were Punished for Not Living Sustainably
When an ecosystem changes, the creatures that live in it are forced to either adapt or perish. The ancient Vikings would have told you all about it if they could.
Why Reusable Bags Aren’t as Environmentally-Friendly as We Think
Are reusable bags a good alternative? Some researchers say probably not.
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..
What Is “Slow Fashion” Anyway & Why Is It Important?
There is a movement that's trying to combat the harmful effects of fast fashion; this is the slow fashion movement.
How Does Bilingualism Influence the Brain?
Studies show that when you consistently use a second language, it becomes "active" in your brain alongside your original language.
A Look Inside Liza Minnelli’s Abandoned Childhood Mansion
The Beverly Hills Mansion you see below was once filled with the glitz and glam of Hollywood. It was on Crescent Drive, and it shared the infamous 90210 zip code with the..
Now It’s Proven — Recycling Makes You Attractive
According to a 2018 research, self-proclaimed recyclers are perceived as more attractive than non-recyclers.