5 Stores Who Kicked Plastic Bags To The Curb

August 15, 2016 by  
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Did you know that studies have shown that about 12 million metric tons of plastic debris, including plastic bags, has accumulated in our oceans around the world? Due to this pollution, more than 100,000 marine animals die each year due to plastic…

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Satellite Imaging System Used to Insure Dying Kenyan Cattle

January 22, 2010 by  
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Photo via the East African How do you provide herders in rural, drought-stricken Kenya insurance for their perishing cattle–that are often too numerous to count? You employ satellite technology to analyze pastures where thousands of animals die every year, of course. That’s what the International Livestock Research Institute is doing–it hopes by monitoring pastures with state-of-the-art technology, it will be able to provide insurance to struggling herders….

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Mold May Help Design Future Transportation Routes

January 22, 2010 by  
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The tendril network of a slime mold is a near match to Japan’s railway sytem. Photo via Science/AAAS In 2000, Toshiyuki Nakagaki won a Nobel Prize for demonstrating the ‘problem solving’ ability of mold.

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