START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Science & Tech

'Cinderella' Gas a Threat to Climate and Ozone Layer
Science & Tech  (tags: climate-change, destruction, environment, protection, pollution, world, healthconditions, greenhousegases, discovery, investigation, research, safety, science, study, scientists, news )

- 942 days ago -
It says that thanks to farming and human activities, levels of the gas could double by 2050. If this happens, it could reverse gains made to slow the thinning of the ozone layer and exacerbate global warming.
Video:U.S. Oil and Gas Pipelines Are Dangerous and Deadly   video
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, environment, pollution, nature, habitatdestruction, humans, healthconditions, water, wildlife, ecosystems, health, ethics )

- 1058 days ago -
time-lapse video reveals a deeply troubling history of pipelines in the United States: Since 1986, oil and gas pipeline leaks, spills and other incidents have resulted in nearly $7 billion in damages, more than 2,000 injuries, and more than 500 deaths.
Tsunami Debris: What You Need to Know (Videos)
Science & Tech  (tags: radia-active, healthconditions, water, world, oceans, environment, scientists, study, science, research, news, investigation, health )

- 1111 days ago -
Get the latest news on tsunami debris, what Ocean Conservancy is doing to help address the problem and what you can do.
Block Copolymers -- A New Path in Organic Photovoltaics WRITTEN BY SANDRA HENDERSON | 03 JUNE 2013
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, GoodNews, greenhousegases, habitat, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, radia-active )

- 1117 days ago -
'The Rice/Penn State teams are now designing and synthesising new block copolymers for OPVs to optimise performance. "We are also carrying out more optical and electronic measurements to understand how charge separation happens in our materials and....'
Who Discovered These 5 Environmental Nightmares?
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, animals, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, pollution, humans, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabil )

- 1130 days ago -
Meet the modern-day Einsteins credited with identifying acid rain, global warming, dead zones, ozone holes, and plastic garbage patches.
A Strategy to Prevent the Next Fukushima
Science & Tech  (tags: radia-active, energy, environment, healthconditions, protection, research, science, Sustainabililty, world, energy, discovery, design, concept, science, scientists, study, technology, research, performance, safety )

- 1219 days ago -
Since that accident, whose second anniversary falls on March 11, researchers have been looking at a variety of ways to prevent a repetition.At the Electric Power Research Institute, a nonprofit utility consortium, scientists think they have zeroed in on
Some Plastics Should Be Classified as Hazardous, Scientists Say
Science & Tech  (tags: conservation, destruction, environment, habitat, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world, water, science, research, scientists, society, investigation, interesting, environment, concept, science, study )

- 1223 days ago -
A team of 10 scientists has come up with an idea of how to make that happen: reclassify the most harmful plastic waste as hazardous material. That simple adjustment, the scientistswrite in the journal Nature, could trigger sweeping changes in how enviro
A Tale Told in Maps and Charts: Texas in the National Climate Assessment
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, destruction, energy, environment, endangered, globalwarming, globalwarming, government, greenhousegases, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, nature, politics, pollution, protection, science, research )

- 1226 days ago -
Off the chart: The new National Climate Assessment contains numerous references to Texas' record-setting heat and drought in 2011. Those harsh conditions - the large red dot on this chart- "represent conditions far outside those that have been registered
Report: Global Coalition Calls for Oversight of Synthetic Biology
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, destruction, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, nature, humans, protection, research, science, politics, world, investigation, scientists, NewTechnology, GeneticEngineering, geneticengineering, safety )

- 1239 days ago -
the first global declaration from civil society to outline principles that must be adopted to protect public health and our environment from the risks posed by synthetic biology. The report also addresses the field's numerous economic, social and ethical
Biofuel Production Threatens Air Quality and Crop Yields, Study Finds
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, energy, environment, healthconditions, humans, pollution, protection, trees, world, babies, death, research, protection, science, safety, risks, study, warning, prevention, investigation, illness, governme )

- 1267 days ago -
Report warns large-scale cultivation of trees for renewable wood fuel would emit high levels of the chemical isoprene
The Most Devastatingly Convincing Pie Chart You'Ve Ever Seen
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, energy, destruction, globalwarming, globalwarming, greenhousegases, healthconditions, politics, humans, science, research, weather, world, protection, nature, investigation, safety, discovery, scientis )

- 1296 days ago -
Since 1991, there have been 13,950 peer-reviewed articles on human-caused global warming. Only 24 rejected it. That's 0.17% for those of you keeping score.
Polar Bears Evolutionarily Five Times Older and Genetically More Distinct: Ancestry Traced Back 600,000 Years
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, science, study, research, interesting, discovery, ancient, history, world, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, animals, healthconditions, world, wildlife, research, nature, animals, interesting, wildlife, world, ancient, discovery, st )

- 1521 days ago -
A study appearing in the current issue of the journal Science reveals that polar bears evolved as early as some 600,000 years ago.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with healthconditions

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. AniMae C. 38 popular stories

2. Nicola VeryBusy F. 38 popular stories

3. Carole K. 37 popular stories

4. Laura H. 37 popular stories

5. Candy L. 31 popular stories

6. Candy B. 30 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 29 popular stories

8. Frans Badenhorst 29 popular stories

9. natasha salgado 29 popular stories

10. Sue H. 19 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!