Environment

We got lots of great ideas from the space program; insulation isn’t one of...

There are many things that NASA and the American space program have given us; Tang is not one of them. Space blankets are;...

Cheetah cubs need best friends, too | MNN

There's a long-held misconception that dogs and cats can't be friends. You'd be surprised at how well they can get along sometimes. That's what...

Patagonia will close stores for Global Climate Strike on Sept. 20

CEO Rose Marcario says the move will show solidarity for the young people who are striking for climate action.Patagonia, the ever-ethically-minded outdoor gear...

Photo: Sunrise Point lives up to its name

Our photo of the day comes from Washington's Olympic National Park. While the colors may not be in perfect order, we can't help...

Trump voters need LED bulbs

He is pushing incandescents, but your eyes change as you age, and older people need brighter, bluer and lots more light.The President of...

Biodegradable plastic is bad for the environment, British MPs say

It's time we stopped greenwashing plastic alternatives and realized they do more harm than good.A committee of British MPs has spoken out against...

Is outdoor play a child’s want or right?

A debate between a child and teacher reveals all that's wrong with our education system today.My son came home from school yesterday, puzzling...

Canada’s largest shipping container market slated for Toronto

The people of Toronto are enjoying the country’s largest shipping container market, courtesy of local firm LGA Architectural Partners. Located on a two-block,...

Artist converts old city bus into public swimming pool

As the the last vestiges of summer are upon us, the residents of one French region can still squeeze out a little summer...

Why exercise is good for your brain | MNN

Physical fitness is the key to keeping your brain young. This is according to studies that looked at brain activity in people as...