Mark Rober shows us a device that will take millions of vehicles off the road!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOWDNBu9DkU Mark showcases a new drone that could change the way we deliver packages. The drone is designed to fly like a bird and can carry packages up to 10 pounds! Although the drone weighs over 50lbs not including it’s cargo, it’s actually quieter than a hobby drone. It’s currently being used to save lives. […]
Toyota CEO shocks world with statement “I’m not interested in making electric cars”
CEO Akio Toyoda last week simply stated what he would like his legacy to be: “I love cars.” Just how the 66-year-old racer, car enthusiast and company scion will be remembered regarding his approach to all-electric vehicles compared to gas-powered performance cars, like the Supra, or hybrids, like the once-groundbreaking Prius, will play out in […]
Oil Refinery Explosion in Superior Wisconsin will have long lasting effects on environment.
How does burning fossil fuels create climate change?
Natural greenhouse effect versus man made greenhouse effect and global warming. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBLQUplzZZo Learn the basics about climate change and how burning fossil fuels adds extra carbon dioxide to the atmosphere, and how this then leads to climate change. Fossil fuels, like oil, coal and natural gas, are the remains of living things from millions of […]
What is air pollution, where does it come from and what can we do about it?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6rglsLy1Ys What is air pollution? How do greenhouse gases, smog, and toxic pollutants affect climate change, and human health. Interesting video from the National Geographic. Air pollution consists of chemicalsor particles in the atmosphere, that pose serioushealth and environmental threats.But what causes air pollution?And what does it mean for our planet?Some air pollution comes from […]
Shanxi province in China attempts to save coal industry by sacrificing environment and people.
Environmentalists warn that Shanxiâ€™s fight to save its ailing coal industry by handing out tax cuts will increase pollution, damage the environment and hurt it’s people. The centre of Chinaâ€™s coal industry is in steep decline. Shanxi province, in northern China, has long relied on its natural coal resources, but is now suffering […]