Is vegan design the Next Big Trend?

It's a nice idea, but it needs a bit more rigor. We do go on about building a healthy house, about a low-carbon house, about...

Germany Proposes ‘Meat Tax’ To Curb Climate Change And Improve Animal...

Germany, the country which is known for dishes such as bratwurst and schnitzel, may soon implement a meat tax to curb carbon emissions and...

Welcome to 2020: 8 Important Environmental Stories to Follow This Year

Let's be honest, 2019 was a rough year for the planet. Despite some environmental victories along the way, we saw the extinction crisis deepen,...

Tech’s Biggest Leaps From the Last 10 Years, and Why They...

As we enter our third decade in the 21st century, it seems appropriate to reflect on the ways technology developed and note the breakthroughs...

Robot Priests – A Blessing or a Curse for Mankind’s Spirituality?

Have you met Mindar? He, she or it is a remarkable android – a robot priest, reciting sermons and teaching its congregation the basics...

You’re Not So Different From an Octopus: Rethinking Our Relationship to...

By Leslie Crawford Remember back when we were all tubes? Sy Montgomery does. That was a simpler time, eons before the octopus and Homo sapiens went...

Hackers could crack a voting app already used in US elections

Voatz, an online election app increasingly popular in the United States, is riddled with serious security vulnerabilities, according to a new study from researchers...

Coke and Pepsi Among Ten Companies Sued For Plastic Pollution ‘Nuisance’

The environmental non-profit Earth Island Institute has filed a lawsuit against the companies who are responsible for a very large portion of the world’s...

COVID-19 a perfect storm for conspiracy theories

As the global count of COVID-19 infections heads towards the 20M mark, the pandemic has created what the World Health Organisation calls an 'infodemic,"...

DNA may not be life’s instruction book—just a jumbled list of...

The common view of heredity is that all information passed down from one generation to the next is stored in an organism's DNA. But...