environment

PTN Interviews the MIT 'Space Bubbles' Geoengineering project

Posted in Interviews, Science on 28th Oct, 2022
by Alex Muller

Many People are becoming more concerned with the growing issue of climate change, and there are many proposals as to how to deal with climate destabilisation. One of the projects focuses on Using Bubbles in space to reduce light from the sun, with the intention of protecting the Earth from too much warming. Here is our interview:

New chemical could protect honeybee hives from parasites

Posted in Science on 27th Aug, 2022
by Alex Muller

The compound seems to be very effective protection from mites, and could soon become a key component of beekeepers' arsenals, allowing them to address the "colony colapse disorder".

How Environmental Friendliness Will Keep Getting Easier

Posted in Business, Science on 30th May, 2022
by Alex Muller

Today, living an environmentally friendly life is easier than it’s ever been before. And thanks to new technologies, new programs and initiatives, and changing attitudes, it’s only going to get easier.

The World's Largest Direct Air Capture Plant Is Now Pulling CO2 From The Air In

Posted in Science on 13th Oct, 2021
by Alex Muller

A plant about four times as large as the Zurich facility has started operating in Iceland, joining 15 other direct air capture plants that currently operate worldwide.

Rain on Greenland Summit is a First

Posted in Science on 6th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

Rain fell on the highest part of Greenland ice sheet last week for the first time on record.