June 30, 2018
IMPORTANT: A new study discovered that all of the rivers and streams in the world cover 44 percent more ground than what was previously estimated by scientists.#new,#biosphere
June 29, 2018
(Reach 105, after that it is easy...)): New research suggests mortality rates level off after we turn 105, and that no upper limit exists for the human lifespan.
June 27, 2018
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June 20, 2018
The oldest known human fossil in Western Europe, a skeleton of a Homo antecessor, is 1 million years old. The Homo antecessor is the last known ancestor of the Homo sapiens and Homo neanderthalis before the two species branched off from each other 516K years ago. #new
June 17, 2018
McDonald's revealed on its website that all 1,361 McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom and Ireland would start transitioning to using paper straws.
June 12, 2018
June 04, 2018
Hundreds of garbage collectors live on the Yamuna's banks in New Delhi, making $2 to $4 per day recycling plastic waste collected from the river.
8 million tonnes of plastic waste ends up in oceans every year, comprising 80% of all ocean litter. Collection of 1.8 trillion pieces of trash in the Pacific Ocean known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch could amount to 16 times more waste than previously thought.
June 02, 2018
Hazardous chemicals are making their way to everyday items because manufacturers are now using black plastics from e-waste to make them.