Environmental Engineering is the application of engineering principles to improve and maintain the environment for the protection of human health and at-risk ecosystems.

Frogmouths: Nocturnal Masters of Camouflage

Often mistaken to be owls, frogmouths have wide eyes to help them see in the dark. However, unlike owls, frogmouths have broad, hooked beaks and weak feet and legs.
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Hickory Horned Devil Caterpillar by Chiots Run is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

The Hickory Horned Devil: A Dangerous Creature or a Harmless Caterpillar?

With its vibrant body, intimidating spines, and impressive size, the Hickory Horned Devil is indeed a noticeable creature. This caterpillar can be found all across the United States and can grow up to 5.5 inches or 14 centimeters long.
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Noise Pollution

As humans are going throughout their day they probably hear hundreds of different noises. Nowadays, we have machinery and devices that produce a large amount of sound. Have you ever wondered what harmful...

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Vertical Turbines

Are Vertical Turbines The Future of Wind Farming?

Research from Oxford Brookes University has found that using vertical turbines is more efficient than regular turbines. When the vertical turbines are set in pairs, they increase each other's performance...

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Apple Starts Reforestation Fund to Eliminate CO2

Apple's new initiative to go carbon neutral by 2030.
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Why Is The Earth Heating Up?

The Earth is heating up because of something called "Global Warming." Global Warming is the increase of the average temperatures in the Earth's atmosphere. Global Warming is caused when carbon dioxide,...

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Is Climate Change Real?

How do we know if climate change is real? Well in this article You will find out.
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Conservation Drones

By: Nathan Britton, Journalist
To track poachers and animals, they use a special camera that senses heat.
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The War on Goats

Many species can only be found there, like the Galapagos Tortoise. In 1959 three goats got on to the main island, and then around 14 years later, those three goats multiplied to an estimated 30,000.
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Bees - Why Are They Important?

Bees – Why Are They Important?

Learn about bees, and why they occupy an important role on the earth!
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Carbon Mapper

Carbon Mapper is important because global warming is becoming a huge issue and could wipe out all life on Earth. Carbon Mapper will help us know how bad global warming is and what we need to do about it.
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Lightning! Ask Your Questions Tonight (NASA, Marshall, 06/23/11) by NASAs Marshall Space Flight Center is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0

How Does Lightning Work?

You may wonder why lightning strikes what is it made of. Well if you have had those thoughts this articles for you.
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