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What Can Be Recycled and What Can’t: How to Recycle Correctly

By |2019-03-28T20:18:47+03:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , |

Reports show that more people are recycling, unfortunately, there is also an increase in rejected recycling. So what can be recycled? In the UK, a recent survey showed a remarkable 99% of British people are ‘actively recycling’. This is a huge number and shows that concern over climate change and plastic pollution is finally hitting home. But there are still problems. Although more and more of us are now getting the recycling message, it seems we don’t know what can be recycled and what can’t.

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20 Endangered Species All Over the World That May Become Extinct Very Soon

By |2019-03-29T19:50:58+03:00March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Animals, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The rhinoceros, tiger, and elephant are animals that you'll see at zoos. Though they are familiar, these endangered species will disappear if we don't make an effort to protect them. There are more reasons to protect endangered species than you may realize. We introduce you to a few of them and suggest how you can do your part to help. Why We Should Save Endangered Species Unfortunately, some people don't understand why maintaining a healthy population of plants and animals is essential. Here are a

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The Importance of Renewable Energy and 8 Innovations That Could Change Our World

By |2019-02-23T22:38:40+03:00February 23rd, 2019|Categories: Environment & Planet, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |

Wouldn't life be a lot easier than it is now if you could use your devices and save the planet at the same time? If you've answered yes to this question, you will understand the importance of renewable energy. What with pollution and climate change, we need alternative ways of running our devices. We explain the importance of renewable energy and introduce some overlooked innovations that could change our world. What is renewable energy When defining renewable energy, we have to consider similar, non-traditional forms

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5 Exciting Urban Transport Innovations and News All Over the World

By |2019-02-04T15:10:41+03:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: Design, Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

Urban transport may not always be glamorous.  The trip to work us something few of us think about regularly; but these transport innovations may be about to change that for good. The daily toing and froing to work has become a part of the daily routine.  We don’t tend to think about it too much.  Yet, there are many new innovations in urban transport which might just make that trip to work the best part of the day. Around the world, urban transport is changing. 

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5 Human Overpopulation Solutions That Could Help Save Our Planet

By |2019-01-24T21:06:53+03:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , , |

The human population is estimated to reach 9.7 billion by 2050. It is 7.3 billion now. Experts agree the maximum our planet can sustain is 10 billion. So can we come up with overpopulation solutions ourselves before it’s too late? Why we need overpopulation solutions? But first, why is the human population growing so rapidly? There are several reasons. We have a larger aging population than ever before. Many factors contribute to this. Better healthcare, better food, housing, better workplace safety practices, etc. This number is

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23 European Inventors That Gave the World Genius Inventions

By |2019-01-03T20:07:54+03:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Design, Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Let's take a look at the many inventions that we now take for granted by great European inventors such as Archimedes, Leonardo da Vinci, and others. This list contains the European inventors that gave the world genius inventions. Archimedes (Archimedes of Syracuse) The well-known Archimedes was a former physicist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, and Greek astronomer. Among other things, he calculated and developed the Archimedes screw to extract water from mines or wells. Leonardo Da Vinci Italian, scientific and political artist and probably one of the

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Why Is Vegan Lifestyle Becoming So Popular? (and What You Should Know about It)

By |2019-04-02T22:12:34+03:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Animals, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , |

More and more people are adopting a vegan lifestyle these days. So why has a vegan lifestyle become so popular and is it something we should all consider? Veganism seems to be in the news every week. Only yesterday, vegan protesters blocked the meat aisles in a well-known UK supermarket. Some food experts are describing veganism as the ‘biggest rising food trend of 2018’. Searches for ‘plant-based’ foods have increased. Moreover, just over 3% of the UK’s population is now either vegetarian or vegan. The

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What Is Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and How to Use It in Practice

By |2018-12-18T20:28:44+03:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , |

Reduce, reuse, recycle. Anyone that is concerned with the environment will recognize this phrase. But what does it mean in practice? What is the best way to reduce, reuse, recycle? Should we be reducing and reusing more or concentrating on recycling what we use? It can be confusing. But with growing concern about climate change, it is crucial to understand each one clearly and, more importantly, which one is best. A recent Facebook post suggested we should stop recycling and start reducing our use of

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