Help Save the Environment by contributing to the development of a globally significant smart phone application that allows users to record and categorise information where they encounter problems in their local environment.
Data collated from users worldwide is stored in a centralised database and presented on an interactive website. The information presented will identify locations needing better environmental management and help the community through improving environmental awareness.
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March 2, 2018People who swim, bathe or take part in water sports in the sea are substantially more likely to experience stomach bugs, ear aches and other types of illness than those who do not.
March 2, 2018A research team is solving a high-tech waste problem while addressing the environmental challenge of stormwater run-off. The researchers have shown they can greatly strengthen permeable pavements by adding waste carbon fiber composite material. Their recycling method doesn't require using much energy or chemicals -- a critical factor for recycling waste materials.
March 2, 2018Estrogens in treated wastewater that find their way into temporary wetlands known as vernal pools persist for weeks or even months, according to researchers, who suggest that persistence may have implications for these critical aquatic habitats.