Jack Challoner

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This gigantic urban “skyfarm” looks like a tree and grows food for the masses

I know what you’re thinking, but Skyfarm is not the latest Tom Cruise sci-fi failure. Skyfarm is one possible solution to a lot of the problems with …

Hatching Sea Turtles Video Illustrates Success of Conservation Efforts – Guardian Liberty Voice

A recent video of hatching sea turtles illustrates the success of conservation efforts. The July 25 video of baby sea turtles crawling out of their …

Green Gold | Business & Economy

Clean electricity can be generated using technologies such as solar panels and wind turbines, but a more sustainable alternative to oil – which powers most forms of transport – is proving harder to find. So-called first and second generation biofuels such as soybean and jatropha have been …

Chinese Tesla owner's unique solution to range anxiety

Chinese businessman Yi Zong decided to install charging stations himself after he purchased his Tesla earlier this year. He realized that charging …

Mongolia's Nomads Modernize Traditional Tent Homes with Solar Panels

With 250 days of sunshine a year, Mongolia’s potential for solar energy is vast but mostly underutilized. That’s beginning to change though – a new …

Behind the scenes of Aquion Energy’s battery factory & the future of solar storage

Drive about 45 minutes southeast of downtown Pittsburgh, out to the edge of Westmoreland County, and you’ll reach a sprawling, cavernous factory …

Pesticide impairs bees' ability to forage

A study that involved fitting bumblebees with tiny radio frequency tags found long-term exposure to a neonicotinoid pesticide hampers bees' ability …

Fertilizer Threatens Grasslands Globally

The world's grasslands are being destabilized by fertilization, according to a paper recently published in the journal <i>Nature</i>. In a study of 41 …

The World's Largest Indoor Farm Produces 10,000 Heads of Lettuce a Day in Japan

A former Sony Corporation semiconductor factory in Japan has been converted into the world’s largest indoor farm. Japanese plant physiologist …

Futuristic Nimbus E-Car is a cute hybrid microbus perfect for the eco-conscious road warrior

Once seen as a passing fad for those that could afford them, hybrid vehicles have come very far in terms of energy efficiency and design over the …

Amazon Alliance: The Cowboy Conservationists of Brazil | Latin America

Agriculture in Brazil is booming, with beef exports alone generating almost $6bn a year, and soy production set to surpass that of the US and become the largest in the world.<p>But these economic successes are eating away at the Amazon rainforest, as vast swathes of trees are cleared for farmland.<p>This …

I want to spend summer and my entire life in this awesome house

I want to move to any of these <i>Villae Minimae—s</i>mall villas—a collection of five isolated single-family houses perched in beautiful, hard to access …

Rupert Murdoch Says Climate Change Should Be Approached With Great Skepticism

Rupert Murdoch is chairman and CEO of News Corporation, one of the world’s largest media conglomerates, which includes Fox News and The Wall Street …