Friday, December 4, 2020
Tags Environment

Tag: environment

Solar Panels Are Starting to Die, Leaving Behind Toxic Trash

At a typical e-waste facility, this high-tech sandwich will be treated crudely. Recyclers often take off the panel's frame and its junction box to...

The Ship Leaking Oil Off The Coast of Mauritius Has Split...

A ship that has leaked more than 1,000 tonnes of oil in pristine waters off the Mauritius coast has split in two, its Japanese...

Why Are Plants Green? The Answer Might Work on Any Planet

From large trees in the Amazon jungle to houseplants to seaweed in the ocean, green is the color that reigns over the plant kingdom....

Disease Experts Create Color-Coded Chart to Help You Decide When to...

When businesses began reopening from the coronavirus shutdown across the US, Arizona-based epidemiologist Saskia Popescu started fielding a whole series of new questions from...

Experiments Show Bacteria Grow More Lethal And Antibiotic-Resistant in Space

China has launched its Tianwen-1 mission to Mars. A rocket holding an orbiter, lander and rover took flight from the country's Hainan province earlier...

Africa’s Huge Locust Swarms Are Growing at the Worst Time

This lapse in detection unfolded despite the best efforts of the FAO, which coordinates a complex network of data collectors to detect the locusts...

The ozone layer is healing and redirecting wind flows around the...

The ozone layer over Antarctica is on the mend, and that has knock-on effects for circulating air currents Science Photo Library / AlamyThe hole...

Bidets See Surge In Popularity During Toilet Paper Panic Caused by...

No toilet paper? No problem!Concern about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S. has inspired droves of shoppers to stock up on toilet paper...

UK in talks with Amazon over delivering coronavirus tests: FT

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has approached Amazon and other companies about using their services to step up the delivery of coronavirus tests...

Carmakers put brakes on European production as coronavirus hits

MILAN (Reuters) - Carmakers including Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot and Volkswagen cut production at European plants on Monday as they grappled with the coronavirus crisis...