Scientist Designs Bio-Inspired Robotic Finger That Looks, Feels and Works Like the Real Thing

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Most robotic parts used today are rigid, have a limited range of motion and don’t really look lifelike. Inspired by both nature and biology, a scientist from Florida Atlantic University has designed a novel robotic finger that looks and feels like the real thing. In an article recently published in the journal Bioinspiration & Biomimetics,… Read more »

Horizontal Plane vs Vertical Plane Production

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Horizontal Plane vs Vertical Plane Production

Vertical farming comes with unique costs, like weird labor & equipment costs. What do vertical farming costs look like in stacked and vertical production? In this video, Dr. Nate shows you the ratios of growing space to total space for three kinds of vertical farming. Source: brightagrotech.com

What are the advantages of employing a Solar Water Heater?

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Solar Water Heater

A Solar Water Heater could be a reliable and commercially viable answer to satisfy your daily quandary necessities throughout the year. Solar water heaters are around the word. Currently and have gone thought as a viable various to the electrical geyser for meeting the daily quandary wants of households and business establishments across numerous cities…. Read more »

Environmental Education: a Lifestyle Project

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Environmental Education: a Lifestyle Project

It is rumored within the Journal of Environmental Management (2008) that the impact of disasters, whether or not natural or artificial, not solely has human dimensions, however environmental ones similarly. Environmental conditions might exacerbate the impact of a disaster, and the other way around, disasters tend to possess an impression on the setting. This essay,… Read more »

Pope Francis and the movement to act on climate

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pope francis act on climate

Pope Francis’ words remind us of our moral obligation to protect our lives, planet, and future generations from the devastation of climate change. Join in calling for bold action on climate change—make your voice heard: http://on.nrdc.org/1TyLnzA In words of Pope Francis: “The climate is a common good, belonging to all and meant for all. Never… Read more »

World Environment Day – June 5

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2015 presents a historic and unprecedented opportunity to bring the countries and citizens of the world together to decide and embark on new paths to improve the lives of people everywhere. These decisions will determine the global course of action to end poverty, promote prosperity and well-being for all, protect the environment and address climate… Read more »

Recommended reading | A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity

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An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be. In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls around the globe,… Read more »

What’s Watt in Wind Energy Infographic

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How much power do Wind Turbines, the tempest task masters of the sky tend to tap into? A Wind Farm of several turbines is a serious power station. Here we examine one Wind Turbine and how it relatesto your everyday power needs. Source: Visual.ly

World Water Day 2015: UN calls for global unity in pursuit of better water access for all

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world water day 2015

Today marks World Water Day, observed on 22 March every year to celebrate water and raise awareness of water-related issues. The list of reasons for a day dedicated to water is long, from issues of distributing it during disasters to improving sanitation and making sure drinking water is of sufficient quality. World Water Day is… Read more »