The discovery of a greener way to extract chitin from shells paves the way for biodegradable packaging, greener pharmaceuticals, and even fertilizers.
A new approach to waste management could help rural areas decrease air pollution, increase soil health, and generate clean power, researchers say.
Researchers painstakingly analyzed the biodiversity footprint of 151 dishes. They found that even the vegetarian ones can exact a high price.
A research team created an "Industrial Modernity Index” that challenges conventional wisdom—suggesting that a country's ability to transform itself is not solely determined by wealth or environmental impact.
By tweaking a key plant hormone, researchers believe we can grow crops that burrow deeper into the soil, lock up carbon, clean up pollution, and more.
In their strategy, CO2 pulled from the air is stored in deep, hot, saltwater aquifers; Heat brought to the surface is then used to power the DAC process.
The world is in a state of pluralistic ignorance, a new international study finds. And dispelling the unfounded pessimism is a key to tackling climate change.
Researchers imagined what would happen if bioenergy crops grew where livestock once roamed. Their findings are striking.
A simple new refinery method separates the components of complex plant matter for processing into economically viable, carbon-neutral biofuels and chemicals.