Nanomaterials in Supplement Drinks: Possible Interactions after Ingestion

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New research detected metal nanoparticles in 8 commercial supplement drinks. How do nanomaterials affect you and the environment?

Birds and Turbines: Designing Offshore Wind-farms to Prevent Bird-strikes

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Must we choose between bird safety and green energy? Maybe not. New research shows that wind turbines may not be as dangerous as earlier surveys showed.

West Virginia Chemical Spill: Dangers and Possible Solutions

For the OH gropu, MCHM is an alcohol. Photo by Clara Piccirillo.

The 4-methylcyclohexane methanol (MCHM) spill took place in West Virginia’s Elk River. How dangerous is this chemical? How can the river be cleaned?

Anthropogenic Methane Emissions in the United States

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A study by Harvard university shows that the man-made methane emissions maybe higher than previously estimated, with consequences for the environment.

Ocean Acidification: Latest Worrying Report

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A report published by the IGBP predicts an increase in ocean acidity of 170 % due to CO2 emission, with widespread consequences on marine life and our society.