The Climatic Bio Refinery: Adopting Micro-Algae to Re-Mediate Wastewater

1. Complementity between the Wastewater Treatment and the Microalgae Industries: Microalgae have different potential applications, of which the most encouraging future goal on a wide scale is their utilization as...

African Penguin: The Vanishing Act

Penguins are interesting birds. Even though they can not fly, they amaze us as they bullet through water at rocket speed, faster than any human swimmer. They have diets of...

The Hidden Costs Of Optimizing Yield Per Acre

One of the central metrics or focuses of much modern commercial agriculture has been yield per acre, the measure of the amount of a particular crop able to be produced by an acre of...

Wild and Free: Bees in Your Back Garden

If you grow top fruit, beans, almonds, copped hazel or willow, flowering crops of any kind, or just have plenty of wild flowers in your garden, you will already have bees as...

Homage to Louis Armstrong

For the last 15 years I have been living in Lausanne, Switzerland, where the International Olympic Committee has its HQ, and where the writer (most famously for A Many-Splendoured Thing) and controversial "provocatrice" Han...

The Economic Importance of Trees

The biological and environmental importance of trees has been stressed time and again. Trees are an integral part of our ecosystem and serve as a primary source for food. However,...

Riparian Zones: What They Are And How To Care For Them

Along with our last article on lakeshore planting, we thought we would bring more attention to these specific areas with a more generalized guide. Areas along lakeshores, riverbanks, ponds, and so on are more...

Biodiversity of Mites in Dust of Poultry

Introduction Around 20% population in India and abroad sufferers from different allergy types like asthma etc. These mites are also of ecological importance. In the world 36 species...

Mount Kenya Biodiversity and Conservation Group

Mt Kenya biodiversity conservation group was started in 1999 by a group of youths who were environmental conscious. It was registered as a community based organization by the Ministry of Social...

How Going Green Can Improve Your Life

Health and wellness, environmental impact, energy consumption, the economy - these are but a few major things that have a direct effect when we choose to go green. But what are...