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Staring over the mouth of an oozing volcanic pit
Thursday, 24 July 2014
This is what it looks like to stare into the mouth of the Halemaumau Crater of Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano.
Africa builds 'Great Green Wall' of trees to improve farmlands
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Twenty African nations have banded together to build a monumental Great Green Wall of Africa - a forest of drought-resistant trees stretching across the edge of the Sahara Desert.
How to turn food waste into plastic - sustainably
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Not only does this new technology use less energy, it allows the bioplastics to take on the antibacterial and antioxidant properties of the plants they're made from.
Big kudos! British grocery store is using its food waste to generate energy
Thursday, 24 July 2014
A UK grocery store chain is feeding food waste to microbes to generate enough power to run 2,500 homes for a year.
Indian scientists have bred a mango that has no seed
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Seedless mangoes will be the next big thing when it comes to fruit.
This water wheel is the most promising solution to ocean plastic
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
The city of Baltimore has installed a solar-powered water wheel that can process 23 metric tonnes of floating garbage every day.
A beautiful bonsai tree and bouquet of flowers were launched into space
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Japanese artist Makoto Azuma created Exobiotanica, an installation and space mission in which plants reached the stratosphere. 
Man single-handedly grows a forest larger than Central Park
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Since 1979, forestry worker Jadav Payeng has been cultivating a forest in northeast India that now spans 550 hectares.
Why starling flocks look so amazingly coordinated
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Nature ‘choreographs’ the movements of flocking starlings to make sure these birds always know what’s going on around them.
New robotic fingers upgrade the human hand
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Researchers at MIT have developed a prototype that will benefit people with disabilities or limited arm strength. 

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