Wish to save rivers and coasts? Don’t burn rubber

Enlarge (credit score: Thomas Winz) All through the lifetime of a mean tire, 30 p.c of it will get eroded away as vehicles zip round on metropolis streets and brake… Read more

Microplastics could also be cooling—and heating—Earth’s local weather

Enlarge / Thought local weather change was already sophisticated? Now scientists have to think about the affect of tiny bits of atmospheric plastic. (credit score: Sanka Vidanagama | Getty Photographs)… Read more