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Cut your greenhouse gas production in half with one simple change -A plant based diet!

Here’s an eye opener: while emissions from vehicles account for 13% of all greenhouse gas emissions, industrial farming is responsible for 18%, according to a… 369 more words

Biodiversity

The future is now...

A couple of stories caught my eye this week. The first, in the US Sewage Could Provide Fuel of the Future. The second, in the UK… 336 more words

James Reed

Fracking ADHD Link, Climate Change Censorship, and More!

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Fossil Fuel Follies:

OO US Energy Boom Might Be A Short One since the majority of the country’s shale oil and gas reserves could prove too deep and too expensive to drill. 431 more words

UK's first 'poo bus' hits the road

Britain’s first ‘poo bus’ will take to the road on Thursday, powered entirely by human and food waste.

The 40-seat “Bio-Bus” runs on biomethane gas, generated through the treatment of sewage and food waste. 373 more words

Science

Industry Insight: The Great Fracking Debate (as seen by water suppliers)

The process of hydraulic fracking—better known as hydrofracking or simply fracking—has been the source of an overwhelming amount of controversy. From films like “Gasland” to news that earthquakes are linked to the drilling, concerns about fracking continue to grow on a global scale. 1,489 more words

Water

Did you ever realize how bad a comet smells?

Researchers describe the scent coming off 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as reminiscent of rotten eggs and a horse stable.

They had outfitted Rosetta with a sort of artificial nose — an instrument called ROSINA — that can analyze gas vapors and replicate smell.

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