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ECO Newsletter: Week of February 22nd, 2015

Greetings ECO,

There is no more we can say about the weather. We hope you are staying warm and wearing boots. Last but not the least, good luck on your midterms! 610 more words

Energy

Marshmallow Farming: Not Sustainable in North Carolina

Some of us are old enough remember the horrible Marshmallow Freeze of 1979. Marshmallows crops from North Carolina to Florida froze and were deemed worthless. I remember the guys standing at the freeway ramps selling bags of marshmallow’s for $10 a bag. 160 more words

Tips And Tricks

Got Lab Grown Milk? It's Humane and Sustainable

The world’s first test-tube hamburger has already been synthesized and cooked at a cost of more than $300,000. Now a pair of young bioengineers in Silicon Valley are trying to produce the first glass of artificial milk, without a cow and with the help of genetically engineered yeast.

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Technology