Science

Sawdust Might Be One Answer to the World’s Plastic Problem

–Yahoo
12 hours ago

(Bloomberg) -- A technology startup near Ontario’s leafy border with Michigan says it has the answer to the world’s plastic pollution problem: sawdust.Origin Materials is getting ready to pay sawmills in the area $20 a ton for the scraps left over in the process of turning logs into lumber, which it


Do we need an Apollo program for climate change?

–YALE
4 days ago

If America can put humans on the moon, then it should be able to solve the scientific and technical problems posed by climate change. Political challenges then would remain to be addressed.