Bill Gates Funds Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Wipe Out Malaria

The Microsoft founder, Bill Gates, has funded UK Company called Oxitec for a few years now. Back in 2010, he funded Oxitec to create modified mosquitoes and tackle the Zika virus and... Read more »

The Housing Market Already Affected by Climate Change

Climate change is a worrying phenomenon that keeps affecting our daily lives. Even if authorities ignore it and say that everything is under control, we notice that people are taking it more... Read more »

Researchers Deliberately Spilled Oil in Northwestern Ontario Lake For a Study on Ecosystem

Over the past weekend, researchers went to northwestern Ontario and spilled diluted oilsands bitumen and crude oil into a lake. They are studying how the ecosystem responds to the substances. The project... Read more »

Quebec Faces a Recycling Crisis

Plastic, paper, and glass are all sitting in mounds and towers that reach over six meters high and cover the surface of Sherbrooke’s recycling plant. Cats climb on the trash and play... Read more »

B.C. Puts Together an Advisory Council For Protection of Wild Salmon

Wild salmons are at risk, and now the B.C. government introduced an advisory council to deal with this problem. They will develop recommendations for a strategy to protect the wild salmon. Premier... Read more »

U.S. Threatened By West Antarctic Ice Melt: 3 Trillion Tons of Ice Lost in 26 Years

Scientists just revealed how fast Antarctica’s ice melted over the last years. Since 1992, it lost 3 trillion tons of ice, losing some of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and Antarctic Peninsula.... Read more »

University of Windsor Student Launches Compost Company to Deal With Organic Waste

By 2025, the provincial government will have every city get green bin recycling, meaning that they will have to offer the collection of organic waste, as they do now for bottles or... Read more »

U.S. and Japan Refrain From Signing G7 Agreement to Reduce Plastic Waste in Oceans

Among many other issues debated at the G7 summit this weekend, there was also the problem of plastic waste in the world’s oceans. Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Britain and the European Union... Read more »

Bill Gates-funded Startup in Squamish Cleans the Air Sucking Up Carbon Dioxide and Making Fuel

International investors have funded a startup based in Squamish which created a revolutionary technology that could combat climate change in the future. It will also affect the future of global politics and... Read more »

Study Shows Pollution Kills Fungi that Nourish the Trees

A new study shows that Europe’s trees are at risk because of pollution that kills essential fungi. There are fungi on the roots of the trees that supply them with water and... Read more »