The IUCN World Conservation Congress Begins…

The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress began on September 3, 2021, in Marseille, France. This is the world’s largest and most inclusive environmental forum built to tackle biodiversity, nature-based recovery, and climate change. Their key message is that disappearing species and the destruction of ecosystems are just as threatening…

China Removes Giant Pandas from its Endangered List

China’s wild giant pandas are no longer classified as endangered and are now listed as vulnerable, according to Chinese conservation officials. Eighteen hundred giant pandas are currently living in the wild. The change is attributed to the improved living conditions of China’s wildlife, with the country now invested in protecting large areas of natural ecosystems….

What is Cryonics?

I’m sure most of you are familiar with the popular Batman villain Mr. Freezeā€”if not, you should reassess some things. Well, in the franchise, Mr. Freeze is a cryogenicist who put his terminally ill wife in suspended animation (a dormant state without death). According to New Scientist, this technique involves cooling a patient, who may…

Removing Trees May Solve South Africa’s Water Supply Problem

Greetings Everyone, I came across some interesting news coming out of South Africa. The following information is from Africa News. Due to the water supply problem in Cape Town, South Africa, environmental workers are cutting down trees. Most of the trees are pines that have deep root systems, and they take up more water than…

Asteroid Destroyed Dinosaurs at a 60-Degree Angle

Greetings All, I came across some interesting news regarding dinosaurs and had to share it. The following information is from News Fusion. According to a study published in Nature Communications, an asteroid crashed into Earth 66 million years ago and wiped out all land-dwelling dinosaurs as well as 75 percent of life on the planet….

What Are The Effects of Atrazine?

There have been open discussions on the harmful chemicals in our earth’s atmosphere, drinking water, food, and products. So it was only a matter of time before I started unpacking them. Upon doing some research, I came across one that’s widely used: atrazine. Atrazine is a herbicide used on broadleaf and grassy weeds that can…

Half of the World’s Beaches to Vanish by 2100?

If you’ve been following this blog, then you know I haven’t shied away from the topic of pollution and the destruction of the planet. Well, I came across some additional news today that I had to share. The following comes out of Newsfusion. Climate change and rising sea levels are set to wipe out half…

How Powerful is the Human Brain?

With the rise of artificial intelligence, comparing robots and humans has become inevitable. Folks tend to romanticize a world controlled by a computer, but I’ve questioned it. And this led me to start researching a computer that many of us (myself included) take for granted, the human brain. According to Live Science, the human brain…

How Solar Radiation Management Will Affect The Planet

There’s been a lot of conversations on climate change and global warming lately. I don’t know if it’s another fearmongering tactic, but the debates on Solar Radiation Management have kept my attention. So it’s only right that I find some clarity. Global warming and climate change are somewhat interchangeable. Global warming refers to the rising…

China To Build The World’s First “Forest City”

Greetings Good People, Throughout this blog, I’ve highlighted some of the technological advances that are making waves in China. Say what you please, but they are dominating in that department. I’ve recently come across another project of theirs and had to share it with you all. Take a look at China’s Forest City. According to…

Air Pollution From Corn Causing Thousands of Deaths

Greetings All, I came across some news and had to it share with you all. The following information comes out of The Weather Channel. Studies have shown that air pollution from corn contributes to 4,300 deaths per year; much of the pollution comes from ammonia fertilizer. The United States is the largest exporter of corn,…

Got Spider Milk?

Greetings Folks, I’ve recently decided to start paying more attention to the Animal Kingdom. Random, I know. But since nature and everything in it is becoming obsolete, appreciating the Creator’s work is only right. So I’d like to share some very interesting information on a spider called Toxeus Magnus. The Toxeus Magnus is native to…