Saving The Amazon Would Be Up To 50 Times Cheaper Than The Cost Of Losing It

The beauty and biological richness of the Amazon rainforest is priceless. It is possible, however, to put a price on its fisheries, carbon storage, and pharmaceuticals among other aspects. Estimates of the cost OF losing these over 30 years range from $957 billion to an eye-watering $3,589 billion. The cost…

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Climate Change Will Lead To Beer Shortages And Price Hikes

Sure, the ice caps might be melting, hundreds of animals could go extinct in the coming decades, and coral reefs might soon be a thing of the past, but at least we can enjoy a nice cool beer while climate change wreaks havoc on our planet, right? We wouldn’t count on…

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Study Reveals Uranus Smells Of Farts

Uranus, the first planet discovered in modern times, has the poetic name of the Greek god of the heavens. In the English language, it is, unfortunately, the literal butt of every astronomy joke and I’m afraid that this latest discovery will make things worse. Astronomers have discovered that the upper…

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