Natural resource
Natural resources occur naturally within environments that exist relatively undisturbed by humanity, in a natural form. A natural resource is often characterized by amounts of biodiversity and ge...
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When water flows uphill.
Two physicists conducted a series of playful experiments—and discovered a new and fun means to manipulate the movement of water.
Best Fat Burner
You may have come across a ton of lists that claim to include fat-burning foods. Did you know that best fat burner has been there around you all this while?
French Rivers Turned Green
The rivers in 12 separate locations of France were dyed by Agents Environmental, an environmentalist group, who used the eye-grabbing color to display how easily and how far water pollution can spread...
New state of water molecule discovered at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have observed water molecules behaving unlike gas, liquid or solid states.
Water has Memory
Many researchers are convinced that water is capable of "memory" by storing information and retrieving it.
A Handy Guide To The (Many) Different Kinds Of Salt
What is salt, exactly? When we talk about edible salt that we consume, we’re talking about sodium chloride, or mineral mixes that are mostly sodium chloride. It’s one of the oldest and …
Geothermal Basics
An article with information to help familiarize homeowners with residential geothermal HVAC systems.
Residential Geothermal
An article with some ideas about how to make it easier for homeowners to have a renewable energy source for their home.
Forget Diamonds, Try World’s Rarest Minerals For A Special Valentine
Scientists have cataloged rarest minerals in the world for the first time ever. A total of 2,550 mineral have made their way to this elusive category and these minerals are far more rare than diamonds...
Luxembourg Wants To Mine Asteroids For Minerals With The Help Of Google's Larry Page
Luxemburger Wort, one of the country's newspapers, reported that Etienne Schneider, Luxembourg's deputy prime minister and minister of the economy, said the government would work with one of the world...
Plant lamps powered by soil nutrients bring electricity to remote areas of Peru
In parts of the world that don’t have steady access to the electricity grid, finding power for essential things like night lighting are an ongoing challenge. While you can burn kerosene in lamps to pr...
Underwater Balloons Could Give Us A New Way Of Storing Renewable Energy
While solar or wind farms are now contributing more energy than ever to the world's power supply, traditional energy sources are often required at peak times or to supplement renewable sources during ...
Earth's Water Was Present When Our Planet Formed, Not Added By Comets Or Asteroids
Earth's water was present when the planet was formed, not added later by comets or asteroids, according to a new study of ancient rocks from deep inside the Earth's mantle. The findings reported in th...
Children Born In Summer Are More Likely To Be Healthy Adults
According to the study, birth month affects birth weight and when the girl starts puberty, both of which have an impact on overall health of adults. The environment in the womb leads to differences in...
Environmental protection
Environmental protection is a practice of protecting the natural environment on individual, organizational or governmental levels, for the benefit of both the natural environment and humans. Due to th...
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Energy economics
Energy economics is a broad scientific subject area which includes topics related to supply and use of energy in societies. Due to diversity of issues and methods applied and shared with a number of a...
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Natural resource management
Natural resource management refers to the management of natural resources such as land, water, soil, plants and animals, with a particular focus on how management affects the quality of life for both ...
Mineral
A mineral is a naturally occurring substance that is solid and inorganic representable by a chemical formula, usually abiogenic, and has an ordered atomic structure. It is different from a rock, which...
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Non-renewable resource
A non-renewable resource (also called a finite resource) is a resource that does not renew itself at a sufficient rate for sustainable economic extraction in meaningful human time-frames. An example i...
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Renewable resource
A renewable resource is an organic natural resource which can replenish to overcome usage and consumption, either through biological reproduction or other naturally recurring processes. Renewable reso...
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Resource extraction
Natural resources occur naturally within environments that exist relatively undisturbed by humanity, in a natural form. A natural resource is often characterized by amounts of biodiversity and ge...
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Water
Video demonstrating states of water present in domestic life.Water is a transparent fluid which forms the world's streams, lakes, oceans and rain, and is the major constituent of the fluids of livin...
Severance tax
Severance taxes are incurred when non-renewable natural resources are extracted (or severed) within a taxing jurisdiction. Resources that typically incur severance taxes when extracted are oil, natur...
Anglo-French conflicts on Hudson Bay
Anglo-French conflicts on Hudson Bay: When the English built trading posts on Hudson Bay the French tried to drive them out. This lasted from 1672 until 1713 when British sovereignty over the Bay was...
Anglo-French conflicts on Hudson Bay - Wikipedia