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Most Biodiversity Loss Due to Land Cleared for Meat Diets

Posted in Featured, Science on 11th Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

The livestock industry takes up a massive amount of land, leading to wide-scale biodiversity loss.

Robotic bees could take the sting out of Colony Collapse Disorder

Posted in Science on 10th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Native honeybees, one of the most prolific pollinators in the animal kingdom, are dying off at an unprecedented rate from Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD)

Large-scale study 'shows neonic pesticides harm bees'

Posted in Featured, Science on 30th Jun, 2017
by Alex Muller

The most extensive study to date on neonicotinoid pesticides concludes that they harm both honeybees and wild bees.

Theres a treasure trove of mineral resources on the seafloor

Posted in Business on 13th Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

There are precious minerals to mine, but no regulations in place.

Banned chemicals persist in deep ocean

Posted in Featured, Science on 15th Feb, 2017
by Alex Muller

Chemicals banned in the 1970s have been found in the deepest reaches of the Pacific Ocean, a new study shows.