Wind and Solar Farms Could Make it Rain Regularly in the Sahara Desert
Climate models reveal that renewable energy projects in the Sahara could spark a twofold increase in local rainfall, enabling vegetation to take hold.
I Tried to Make My Home Energy-Efficient and It's Ruining My Life
People across America are pitched what seems like a win-win: make your house more climate-friendly for little or no money down. Advocates say it's a nightmare.
5 Tips for Not Wasting Water This Summer
Wasting water in 2017 is stupid. Here are some easy but meaningful ways to reduce your water footprint and still manage to beat the heat.
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse on Saving American Democracy
VICE Impact talks to the junior Senator from Rhode Island about money in politics, climate change, and making democracy work for you.
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How Green Banks Could Save the World
The funding organizations are catching on, and could help both the US economy and the planet.
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This 1000-Ton Turbine Will Harvest Tidal Energy to Power 500 Homes in Canada
It’s the first tidal array in North America that feeds energy directly into an electrical grid.
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This Is How Alternative Energy Works
The move away from fossil fuels seems to be gaining momentum, and a number of creative solutions have emerged.
France Just Banned Plastic Cups and Cutlery
France is thought to be the first country in the world to introduce a ban on disposable cups, plates, knives, and forks in a bid to cut waste.
Behold: The World's Largest Battery
In Fairbanks, Alaska, keeping the lights on is a matter of life and death.
NASA Funded 5 Experiments that Could Change How We Fly
The space agency wants to make aviation quiet, economical and environmentally friendly.
Solar Impulse 2 Flew Around the World Without A Drop Of Fuel
Solar Impulse 2 proves that the energy of the sun can propel us into the future
A Family Lineage of Exploration Inspired Bertrand Piccard’s Solar Impulse
A family legacy of exploration and innovation inspired Bertrand Piccard to change the world