Environment

First, there was air purifying clothing.  Now, there’s a pollution absorbing bikini.  What will they think of next?!  Husband and wife duo, Cengiz and Mihri Ozkan, engineering professors at the University of California, Riverside, have developed a bathing suit that cleans pollutants in the water as the person swims. This technology uses a highly hydrophobic […]

Everyone who has a common interest in Mother Earth is aware of Earth Day and more than likely hip to the strained relationship between politics and…

Growing up, AmaRece Davis (pictured) didn’t have the most-positive outlook. In fact, it was the same outlook as most of the young men in Homewood,…

  Earth Day began in 1970, when 20 million people across the United States—that’s one in ten—rallied for increased protection of the environment. Read More

If you think everyday Americans aren’t speaking up about the environment, look no further than these photos. These are clean air ambassadors from all 50…

HARLEM — New York City may be forced to dump untreated sewage into the Hudson River after a four-alarm fire erupted on Wednesday at a waste treatment plant on 135th street in Harlem. The fire created a 30-foot plume by noon and burned for three hours, sending employees running out of the plant. Thousands were […]