Enlarge / Congressman Mo Brooks wanted to know if scientists were including the influence of rocks falling into the ocean when they calculated sea level rise. A poll came out this week indicating that huge majorities of the US public think that the federal government isn’t doing enough to protect the environment. About 70 percent […]
These solar panels can pull clean drinking water out of the air — and they’ve spread to 10 countries around the world
Zero Mass Water Zero Mass Water makes solar panel arrays that pull clean drinking water from the air. The $ 4,500 arrays launched in the United States in late 2017. Now they’re expanding to Australia thanks to a $ 420,000 grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. Zero Mass arrays could come in handy in […]
Living a healthy life begins in the kitchen! According to a recent study, over 50% of deaths from heart diseases and diabetes are associated with unhealthy diet. So, what you eat is far more important than how you exercise. But let’s face it – the deed is done! You’ve gotten yourself into some unhealthy eating […]
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Ontario First Nation has clean drinking water after 14 years, but many others in Canada still boil water
A First Nation in northwestern Ontario that had been under a boil-water advisory for 14 years now has clean water with the opening of a new treatment plant.
Millions of drivers are putting themselves at risk of massive fines just by failing to keep their car clean. While there is no specific law against drivers having dirty car, having a dirty number plate can carry a hefty fine. In fact, drivers can land a fine of up to £1,000 if their number plate […]
The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Mentally, I’m a very organized person, but I’ve never claimed the same for my physical surroundings. The various apartments I’ve lived in over the years would never win […]
REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Attorney General Jeff Sessions is pushing FBI director Christopher Wray to replace deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe and former FBI general counsel James Baker. President Donald Trump has accused McCabe of putting his thumb on the scale of the FBI’s investigation into Trump’s 2016 rival, former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Meanwhile, congressional Republicans […]
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Many patients don’t realize that their efforts to clean their ears can cause damage, says a Canadian ear, nose and throat specialist who studied U.S. emergency department records and found cotton-tipped applicators were involved in many ear injuries.