Autonomous Delivery Robots Now Share the Sidewalks With You

Watch where you’re stepping, because friendly autonomous delivery robots are now roaming the sidewalks with you. They are called KiwiBots, produced by Kiwi Campus and today more than 150 of these semi-autonomous machines have delivered some 35,000 orders to university campuses and surrounding communities. First developed in Medellin, Columbia at the kitchen table using an […]

How a Tax on the Pet Industry Could Save Our Planet

Almost $80 BILLION is spent on the U.S pet industry annually, up $10 billion from 2018’s total of around $69 billion. The American Pet Products Association (APPA) says that pets are now in more than 85 million American households, and millennials have recently overtaken baby boomers as the largest demographic of pet owners. So here […]

‘System 001’ Back In Ocean Waters to Collect Trillions of Plastic Particles

The Ocean Cleanup has relaunched System 001 back into the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, located half way between Hawaii and California. This is the most concentrated area for ocean plastic and debris anywhere on the planet, home to more than one trillion particles weighing nearly 80,000 metric tons. The team created ‘System 001’ tasked with […]

Clean Tech Startup Raises $100 Million to Build Vertical Farms In Your City – Infarm

Vertical farm startup Infarm has sprouted tall recently, closing a $100 million series B round to further spread their roots. This Berlin clean tech company is focusing on creating a sustainable food system, one that doesn’t waste over 30% of the global food supply. Their modular farms are designed with scalability in mind and are […]

Ambitious Plans to Remove Trillions of Plastic Particles from the Open Ocean

There are trillions of plastic particles floating amongst marine life right now, and a disturbing amount of that trash can be found in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch of the North Pacific gyre. This massive, plastic dense area forms from four clashing ocean currents creating a vortex spanning from Japan to California. Estimates suggest over […]

The Ultimate Alternative Protein & Dairy Products

Raised over 100 million from high profile investors like the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation Sustainable dairy alternative uses 25X less water than traditional dairy and 6X less than almond milk The alternative dairy market projected to hit $11 billion while traditional milk market to drop to $16 billion 60% of US children are calcium […]

The Rules and Laws Governments Need to Enforce to Combat the Climate Crisis

We hear lots from our world leaders about reducing global carbon emissions, moving towards clean energy solutions, and cleaning up our oceans. But sometimes I wonder if governments are even actually thinking of solutions, or just adding buzzwords into their speeches for political gain. Plenty of chatter about reallocated funds and goals for reduced greenhouse […]

Autonomous Solar and Wind Powered Boats Will Soon Patrol Our Oceans

Solar and wind powered self driving boats Provide a constant stream of unprecedented live data about our oceans temperatures, sea level, currents, etc Monitor for oil spills and research migrating animals Map waters to dangerous for manned boats while monitoring for illegal fisherman removing a traditional offshore research vessel from the ocean for 7 days […]

Startups Fighting the Climate Crisis by Innovating Sustainable Solutions

Revolutionary sustainable building materials are being innovated to reduce global carbon emission A ‘concrete jungle’ currently stores the equivalent of a forest nearly two thirds the size of the African Samoa Wooden skyscrapers are being built nearly the size of the Empire State Building Concrete is the most consumed material on the planet and a […]

A Sustainable Food System Through Innovations

Approximately one half of the global population lives at sub-optimal nutritional levels The most sustainable dairy and protein alternatives are now on the market One startup is doubling the shelf life of fruits and vegetables Vertical farms next door to grocery stores eliminate greenhouse gas emissions associated with overseas transportation How the blockchain is fixing […]

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