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New Process Turns Greenhouse Gas into Ethylene

New Process Turns Greenhouse Gas into Ethylene

At the University of Cincinnati, a team led by Professor Jingjie Wu has developed a smarter method for turning carbon dioxide into useful stuff like plastic. This not only could make some cool products but also helps in the fight against global warming. They tweaked a copper catalyst, which is a sort of chemical helper,…

The Pros and Cons of Aquaculture

The Pros and Cons of Aquaculture

You and I are both very well aware that our planet’s sustainability and food sources have never been more critical. While so many out there (we won’t say which side of the aisle) deny that there’s an issue, our planet’s population is on track to reach 9.7 billion by 2050. That’s an additional TWO billion…

Is Bioengineered Food Safe?

Is Bioengineered Food Safe?

This can be a tricky question because when you boil it down, we just don’t know for sure. There just isn’t enough data to be able to form a definitive answer. If you do a web search for this question, you’ll generally run into answers that are some variation of “when compared to conventional foods,…

The Causes of Carbon Dioxide

The Causes of Carbon Dioxide

The greenhouse gas CO2, aka carbon dioxide, is caused by both natural and human activities. Of course, our continued burning of fossil fuels like oil, natural gas, and coal is our main contribution and has resulted in a 150% increase in atmospheric CO2 since 1750. This is seriously alarming because these emissions have a direct…

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