All posts tagged "oil"
What an island that ran on bird poop tells us about a post-oil world
Nauru, a tiny nation that relied on guano deposits for its economy, may be the best example of...
Shailene Woodley arrested for trespassing
Shailene Woodley, the Divergent series star, was arrested while peacefully protesting the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota.
What are the health dangers of fracking?
Health issues associated with exposure to fracking wells are more prevalent in people living in close proximity to...
Can oil-eating bacteria clean up our oceans?
Scientists had long believed that some bacteria are efficient in removing oil from water, but is human intervention...
Standing Rock is part of a long tradition of Native resistance
The Sioux are protesting at Standing Rock to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipe Line, which goes...
How to reuse cooking grease and keep it out of the drain
Since cooking grease can have terrible and expensive consequences, we've included some easy and cheap methods for reusing...
The most violent city in the Americas
Caracas continues to be one of the most dangerous cities in the world as the last three months...