Three design students in Taiwan created popsicles from polluted water to demonstrate how much waste is polluting the country's water sources.
If you throw out one burger, the water waste is equivalent to a 90 minute shower.
This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Imagine unwrapping a frosty popsicle on a hot, sticky day and finding a brick of polluted ice, complete with bits of frozen trash stinking of sewage....
"We haven't inherited this planet from our parents, we've borrowed it from our children."
How much can a koala bear?
There is currently just one climate scientist on the Climate Change Authority. There may soon be none.
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Alanis Morissette would have had a field day with the ironic news that a study into climate change has had to be called-off because climate change has made it too dangerous. A team from the University...
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A farm in southwestern China serves food waste to maggots and then turns the insects into animal feed and their feces into organic fertilizer.
'I'm a farmer. I'm a conservative. We have to protect the Pilliga with our life.'
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They may be icky, but we should really start appreciating maggots, considering that they could play a crucial role in combatting the problem of food waste. These voracious eaters are able to consume m...
President Donald Trumpannounced plans to withdraw from the Paris climate accord on Thursday with a White House speech that made the historic agreement sound like a trade deal, which it isn't. But that...
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The Weather Channel has embarked on the intrepid mission of attempting to teach climate change deniers that they're, well, wrong. The fight against climate change has long been an arduous battle, but...
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'Our job is not to objectively document the earth's decline.'
Sorry to break it to you.