TrendingNewsScientists Discover Thriving Coral Reefs Under Oceanic Volcanoes

Researchers from marine life advocates Oceana have discovered a surprising new world under the sea near Sicily.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 day ago
TrendingTravelThis Hotel's 'Bee Sustainable' Program Supports Pollinators And Beekeeping

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts' sustainable practices include extensive support for bees, beekeeping, and pollinator gardens.

By Ethan Gelber
2 days ago
TrendingNewsSweden Is On Track To Reach Its Green Energy Goals A Decade Early

Sweden's aggressive target of generating over 40 terawatt-hours of renewable energy by 2030 could be reached nearly a decade early. A massive amount of wind power projects could hit a snag in market value with subsidies, but SWEA could push to close those up by the end of the year.

By Brian Spaen
2 days ago
TrendingNewsStarbucks Announces Plan To Ban Straws From All Stores

Starbucks is ramping up its sustainability efforts with a plan to eradicate the use of plastic straws in its assembly line.

By Aimee Lutkin
3 days ago
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What's The Best 'Cool' Pillowcase?

We put cooling pillowcases from Slumber Cloud, Sheex, and Downlite to the test.

By Kristin Hunt
5 days ago
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This Vegan Ice Cream Is Made Out Of Avocados

Cado is the world's first ice cream created with a creamy avocado base. There's no dairy or nuts added, no artificial ingredients come along with the various flavors they offer, and the product is completely organic.

By Brian Spaen
6 days ago
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Honeybees Are Being Saved By Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Bacteria

It's challenging and laborious to detect this bacteria that decimates bee populations, so an apiary inspector trained a dog to do it. They're amazing.

By Aimee Lutkin
7 days ago
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These Farmers Are Turning Extra Milk Into Yogurt And Cheese For Those In Need

Dairy farms have seen a regression in profits with less people consuming milk, cheese, and yogurt. However, excess production doesn't have to be wasted, and a non-profit in Philadelphia has created a program that helps the farmers and the hungry.

By Brian Spaen
1 week ago
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Renewables

This Classroom In The U.K. Is Producing 1.5 Times The Energy It Needs

New technologies means that instead of sucking power off the energy grid, buildings can feed back into it, powering other buildings and even cars.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 week ago
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4 Types Of Plastic-Free Straws Perfect For Kids

Reusable straw options for plastic-free drinking

By Susanna Kohn
1 week ago
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How To Make Your Own Citronella Beeswax Candle

This natural candle will burn cleanly and ward off mosquitoes.

By Kristin Hunt
2 weeks ago
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Belize's Barrier Reef Is Off Endangered List After Banning Oil Activity

Belize has saved the second-biggest coral reef in the world, which provides food and  economical benefits to the Central American country. After passing legislation to ban oil exploration, UNESCO has taken it off their endangered list.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago
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Architecture Firm Creates 4-Story-Tall Whale From Ocean Plastic

New York architecture firm STUDIOKCA is drawing attention to our relationship to the ocean with a five-ton sculpture made of garbage.

By Nicole Caldwell
2 weeks ago
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12-Year-Old Girl Creates Robot That Detects Plastic In Our Oceans

A sixth-grader in Massachusetts has begun developing a robot that's able to detect microplastics in our ocean after wanting to make a difference at the Boston Harbor. Her ultimate goal is to create a way to also pick up trash and cut costs in the process.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago
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This Beluga Whale Sanctuary In Iceland Is Officially Welcoming New Residents

Beluga whales are heading from China to a new home on an Icelandic island that brings them closer to a natural habitat. Multiple organizations are not only providing them a better home, but are hoping that other entertainment parks follow in their footsteps.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago
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Travel

Bonaire Is Set To Become The First 'Blue Destination'

Bonaire will officially declare its commitment to the sustainable use of ocean resources in pursuit of social and economic growth.

By Ethan Gelber
2 weeks ago
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Business

These Recycled Skateboards Help Save The Ocean

Two years ago, 12-year-old Carson Kropfl couldn't fit his skateboard in his locker or backpack, so he found a way to design a new one by upcycling discarded boards. Through this innovation, he created the industry's only non-folding sustainable skateboard which has drawn the attention of prominent investors and companies around the world.

By Desiree Kaplan
2 weeks ago
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Scientists Say Trees In Cities Can Trap As Much Carbon As A Rainforest

New technology has allowed scientists to more accurately estimate how much carbon trees absorb, and the results may change how green spaces in cities are planned.

By Aimee Lutkin
2 weeks ago