Browsing: Eco Bits

The giant Galapagos Turtles were once on the brink of extinction with a population of only 15 left. After being bred for more than…

Voted one of the most sustainable cities in the United States, Seattle ranks high on the list of green cities.…

The honey bee is a marvel. A worker bee (always a female) can in its short lifetime be a nurse…

Domestic cats are a major threat to birds, particularly songbirds, in all human-inhabited areas. Domestic cats are estimated to kill…

The Plastic Bank provides an opportunity for the world to collect and trade plastic waste as a currency. They apply…

Aquaculture is promoted as a sustainable alternative to wild-caught fish. Fish farming makes it easier to monitor environmental crimes and…