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The Basics of Air Quality Monitoring

Air pollution doesn't just affects the human beings on the planet but also vegetation and other living organisms. It also affects artificial structures like monuments and buildings.Air Quality IndexAir quality index (AQI) is a quantitative reading which indicates how clean the air is. It tells ...

Plastics and Our Ocean

Plastic is an amazing substance. It is virtually indestructible and cheap to manufacture. Most common products contain plastic from your shoes to your phone. Plastic does not biodegrade, instead, it photodegrades breaking down into smaller and smaller pieces while remaining a polymer. This process ...

Researchers Rejoice for the Birth of Baby Killer Whale

Whale researchers are ecstatic at the sight of a new baby orca discovered Saturday in Washington State waters while a researcher with the Center of Whale Research was taking routine whale identification pictures. This birth is the first of this species since 2012, and is a welcome addition to a sp ...

3 Ways We Harm Aerial Species

Light PollutionLight Pollution indicates the use of excessive lights that interrupts the natural illumination of the environment. Bright lights lit during night may disrupt birds and affect their biological rhythms as most animals set their internal clocks on light cues such as the moon and the sta ...