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This water wheel is the most promising solution to ocean plastic
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
The city of Baltimore has installed a solar-powered water wheel that can process 23 metric tonnes of floating garbage every day.
A beautiful bonsai tree and bouquet of flowers were launched into space
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Japanese artist Makoto Azuma created Exobiotanica, an installation and space mission in which plants reached the stratosphere. 
Man single-handedly grows a forest larger than Central Park
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Since 1979, forestry worker Jadav Payeng has been cultivating a forest in northeast India that now spans 550 hectares.
Why starling flocks look so amazingly coordinated
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Nature ‘choreographs’ the movements of flocking starlings to make sure these birds always know what’s going on around them.
New robotic fingers upgrade the human hand
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Researchers at MIT have developed a prototype that will benefit people with disabilities or limited arm strength. 
Eating less beef is better for the environment than giving up cars
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
A new study has revealed that beef’s environmental impact is 10 times that of chicken and pork.
A 12-year-old student from Florida didn't uncover the secrets of the lionfish
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
The science fair project that has shown lionfish can survive in nearly fresh water was based on a 2011 paper written by a graduate student.
Australian HIV-killing condom available in months
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Australian researchers have developed a virus-killing condom, and recent government approval means it's one step closer to hitting the market.
Discarded water bottles become cheap solar lights
Monday, 21 July 2014
Designers are working on a low-cost, sustainable light source that gives a second life to plastic water and soft drink bottles.
This giant duck could provide solar and hydro power
Monday, 21 July 2014
Once built, this floating sculpture covered with solar cells will produce clean energy for Denmark’s capital city.