The honeybee is not just important because it supplies us with medicinal raw honey. The honeybee also pollinates many of the plants that produce our food. Without healthy honeybees, we will likely starve. The...
Research has confirmed that hexavalent chromium can cause allergic asthma, especially when it is breathed in or found in drinking water supplies.
The largest producer of algae used to produce omega-3 DHA oil reports that DHA algae are not genetically modified, despite some reports.
Washing polyester clothing releases microplastics into our waterways according to multiple scientific studies. These microplastics and others are poisoning our oceans.
Scientists have estimated that about a quarter of the world’s land has been degraded. The use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides is partly responsible.
The Japanese tsunami of 2011 has resulted in a large debris field floating in the Pacific Ocean, headed for North America.
Is hydraulic fracking associated with breast cancer? Yes, as a matter of fact. Multiple studies have now linked fracking to breast cancer.
If you are using reusable bags you might want to consider they may be carrying around more than groceries. They may be carrying lots of bacteria according to research.
Vermont has begun using cow dung as an energy source. Learn how they are now producing power with manure.
Research finds that plasticizers in plastics such as phthalates and bisphenol A disrupt (interfere with) the body’s hormone production.
Scientists working in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at the National Health and Environmental Health Effects Research Laboratory have found that arsenic exposure may be linked to several types of cancer, particularly...
Bayer CropScience has settled its lawsuits with 11,000 rice growers in the United States by agreeing to pay a total of $750 million. This was done to end the legal battle with rice growers...
German E. coli infection turns out to be multiple drug resistant according to several laboratory studies. Learn how E. coli can become drug resistant.
The U.S. government endorses wood as the green building material. But is it really green? What about losing our forests? Here are some sustainable approaches.