Environmental : Health & Medical
There has been much said by green foes that if oil and gas prices go down, the green movement moving into mainstream financial circles will lose impetus and remain in the province of environmental friendly companies. But, the carbon trading attack into mainstream violators of carbon dioxide caps, in
Keeping elephants in zoos is one of the most controversial topics among zookeepers, zoo goers, conservationists and animal activists. On the one hand, without zoos it would be nearly impossible for the vast majority of people to see a live elephant, making it less likely people will feel strongly ab
One of the most magnificent things about the United States is the fact that it has so much open land, so many beautiful mountains and plains and deserts. But as the population continues to explode, more and more of this land is being used for commercial purposes.
N propyl bromide (nPB) is a organic chemical compound used for cleaning metal surfaces and removing adhesives, and is often formulated into non-flammable solutions for the removal of soldering residues from electronic parts. However, as revealed at the 2010 National Environmental Summit, the use of
Do you know the environment effects of producing electrical power? By using a DIY solar power home guide you will be saving the environment for future generations.
Saving the environment can sound like a very huge feat made only for scientists who know about the science of nature. But the truth is saving the environment is all about being aware of the effects that our everyday activities create on our surroundings. And if we do find out that we are creating mo
Although the epidemic of abandoned properties is presented in the media as affecting cities the real battle will be in city neighborhoods. Vagrants, drug dealers, prostitutes, thieves and other undesirables are attracted to abandoned properties causing the remaining residents to live in fear. The lo
So what exactly is the Earth Summit? Oh, just the biggest meeting of the decade and possibly the most important. Most of the world leaders will be in attendance, with the possible exception of George Bush, who is practicing a damaging and isolationist strategy of 'my backyard is better than you
Wind turbines are a great way to produce your own electricity to power your home. You can drastically reduce your electricity bills, and you're reducing your carbon footprint at the same time too. But before you even think about making one for your own home here are 3 tips that you should hear
As our climate changes, home building design is changing. Energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly homes are cropping up across the country. They draw upon centuries old design techniques and the newest innovations in green technology. Take an in-depth look at a Santa Fe home that is becoming t
An evaluation of the extent of arsenic contamination in commercially available kelp, using analysis of nine samples randomly obtained from local health food stores.