Alfredo Moser lights up the dark in the world. Moser invented a source of light that helps people who do not have electricity.
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In order to make the 29 billion plastic water bottles that Americans purchase each year, manufacturers use 17 million barrels of crude oil.
Jaguars, not polar bears, will be the first to disappear from the food chain as global warming continues. Researchers predict in the next 10 years, the tropics will experience a drastic change in climate.
David Latimer, a retired person in England, has a “Garden in a Bottle,” that has thrived for over 53 years and was only watered once in 1972 since he first planted it in 1960.
According to a study published in the Journal of Animal Ecology, the population of elk in northern Yellowstone National Park has decreased since gray wolves were reintroduced.
On the afternoon of May 20, 2013, a tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma.
Two Pennsylvania children, ages seven and ten, and their parents were issued a gag order banning them from ever speaking about fracking or shale oil drilling again.
The universe is now thought to be about 13.8 billion years old, much older than we had imagined.
About 20 million people in the United States have had an asthma attack, and children are the biggest risk for developing this disease.