Only 13% of Earth’s oceans remain untouched by humans — for now

Only 13% of Earth’s oceans remain untouched by humans — for now

Only 13% of Earth’s oceans remain untouched by humans — for now Only 13 percent of the planet’s oceans are unaffected by human activities, such as fishing and pollution, according to a recent study from the Wildlife Conservation Society. The study, published in Current Biology and executed in tandem with the University of Queensland, has […]

Insurance 101 — Car Discounts

On Tuesday, we talked about discounts based on personal factors. Today, I want to delve deeper into vehicle discounts. These discounts could be for pre-installed features of your car, or they could be features you can add. Similarly, depending on what make, model, or year your car is, you might qualify for auto insurance discounts. […]

Rags to Riches: Ditch Fast Fashion and Earn Cash From Your Clothes

Rags to Riches: Ditch Fast Fashion and Earn Cash From Your Clothes

Rags to Riches: Ditch Fast Fashion and Earn Cash From Your Clothes Today, we want fast likes, fast friends, and fast coffee. Turns out, we want our clothes fast, too. Meet fast fashion: imitation couture garments available instantly and at a fraction of the price. The problem is, fast fashion comes at a high cost. […]

The Pizza Box Mystery

The Pizza Box Mystery

The Pizza Box Mystery Many people assume that they can recycle pizza boxes. In fact, most pizza boxes have recycling symbols on them and are traditionally made from corrugated cardboard. They are, in and of themselves, recyclable before they are used. However, what makes parts of them non-recyclable is the hot, tasty treat that comes […]

Insurance 101 — Personal Discounts

Auto insurance discounts are divided into three categories: driver discounts, vehicle discounts, and policy discounts. Driver discounts are based on factors such as your driving history, student status, professional organizations, age, and how you use your car. Vehicle discounts, on the other hand, are based on vehicle features that reduce your accident risks. Finally, policy […]

These 7 Herbs are Natural Fly Repellants

These 7 Herbs are Natural Fly Repellants

These 7 Herbs are Natural Fly Repellants Flies can ruin your mood when you are enjoying your favorite outdoor spot. While most of them are just annoying, some are actually carriers of dangerous diseases. The good news is you can win the battle against flies and mosquitoes without using sprays filled with toxins. You just […]

Sunscreen Secrets: Shady Ingredients You Need to Avoid

Sunscreen Secrets: Shady Ingredients You Need to Avoid

Sunscreen Secrets: Shady Ingredients You Need to Avoid According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year in the U.S. than all other cancers combined. While the myriad of sunscreen selections on the market has increased, so have rates of melanoma — the deadliest type of skin cancer. Without […]

Starbucks Ditches Plastic Straws For The Environment

Starbucks ditches plastic straws for the environment

Starbucks ditches plastic straws for the environment Big shout-out to Starbucks for aiming to eliminate single-use plastic straws. Coffee drinkers around the world can soon sip their daily latte in peace, knowing it is getting better for the environment. Starbucks has announced it will eliminate single-use plastic straws from more than 28,000 company-owned and -licensed […]

7 Ways to Reduce and Offset Your Car’s Emissions

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Did you know the average passenger car produces more than 4 metric tons of carbon dioxide a year? Collectively, cars and trucks account for nearly one-fifth of all US emissions and are a major cause of global warming. The impact of global warming cannot be avoided nowadays with record high temperatures, rising seas, and severe […]

10 Unusual Alternative Fuels Your Car Can Run On

Top 10 Unusual Alternative Fuels Your Car Can Run On

10 Unusual Alternative Fuels Your Car Can Run On The government has announced that the production of all new petrol and diesel cars will be banned by 2040. The carbon emission produced by cars are so high. So, it’s no surprise that more people than ever are making the decision to purchase an electric vehicle, […]