Tags for ‘pollution’

Long-Dormant Yellowstone Geyser Spews 60 Years Of Litter Long-Dormant Yellowstone Geyser Spews 60 Years Of Litter

Posted by Hoob on October 9th, 2018

Some of the items found on the ground after the eruption included: Cigarette butts, plastic utensils and straws, film wrappers and other random articles, including a baby pacifier from the 1930’s.

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Most Remote Spot In Ocean Now Besieged By Plastic Most Remote Spot In Ocean Now Besieged By Plastic

Posted by Hoob on May 22nd, 2018

At more than 1,700 miles away from the nearest island, the closest humans to Point Nemo are often the astronauts passing over in the International Space Station.

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Scientists Accidentally Create Plastic Eating Enzyme Scientists Accidentally Create Plastic Eating Enzyme

Posted by Hoob on April 17th, 2018

This is going to either be really good or the end of civilization.

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London’s Sewer System Hit By Titanic 130 Ton ‘Fatberg’ London’s Sewer System Hit By Titanic 130 Ton ‘Fatberg’

Posted by Hoob on September 13th, 2017

Something to think about next time you reach for a wet wipe.

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Guess What? 80% of Your Tap Water Has Plastic Bits In It… Guess What? 80% of Your Tap Water Has Plastic Bits In It…

Posted by Hoob on September 7th, 2017

When you think about tap water, the most common concerns are things like lead, fluoride, or other chemical pollutants. Most people don’t realize that they are usually also taking a big gulp of plastic.

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New Device Turns Dirty Air Into Clean Power New Device Turns Dirty Air Into Clean Power

Posted by Hoob on May 10th, 2017

Researchers from KU Leuven and the University of Antwerp come up with a new device that they claim not only cleans pollution from the air, but also converts it into hydrogen that can be used as a clean fuel.

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