Blue Water Satellite Scans Toxic Algae Blooms From Space

December 22, 2010 by  
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Images via Blue Water Satellite Using satellites helps us monitor everything from animal migrations to forest cover to water supply levels. And now Blue Water Satellite has come up with another perfect use — monitoring toxic blooms of blue-green algae in lakes, rivers and reservoirs. Blue-green algae makes news as a foul-smelling killer found everywhere from China to

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China’s 45 Billion Disposable Chopsticks Require 100 Acres of Forests Every 24 Hours

August 23, 2010 by  
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Photo: Flickr , CC That’s a Lot of Chopsticks Apparently China’s Ministry of Commerce has had it with disposable chopsticks.

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