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Single-use plastic will be phased out by China

Single-use plastic will be phased out by China

Single-use plastics, such as plastic bags, wraps, and utensils used in food outlets and courier packages, have been identified by the United Nations as one of the biggest global environmental challenges. Humongous amounts of it... 
Ikea Set to Pay $46 Million For Unsafe Dresser That Tipped Over and Killed A Toddler

Ikea Set to Pay $46 Million For Unsafe Dresser That Tipped Over and Killed A Toddler

Ikea is the largest—and likely also the most recognizable—furniture retailer in the world.  Their stores/showrooms demonstrate how versatile and compatible their collections can be in a variety of furnishing environments.  And... 
Scientists say overeating is contributing to climate change

Scientists say overeating is contributing to climate change

So, overeating is contributing to climate change? Really? Seriously? Well, overeating does contribute to obesity, which then has a fall-out affect on the environment, particularly climate change that has been tracked by researchers.  And... 
Apple Watch’s fall detection feature calls 911 after man falls off cliff

Apple Watch’s fall detection feature calls 911 after man falls off cliff

Thanks to his Apple Watch, James Prudenciano and his friend, Paige Paruso were rescued after a dangerous fall down a cliff in the Hartshorne Woods Park in Middletown, New Jersey. It was late, getting dark... 
Lockheed Martin To Expand Hypersonics Program in Alabama

Lockheed Martin To Expand Hypersonics Program in Alabama

This week, Lockheed Martin has announced its decision to make Northern Alabama the central location for their Hypersonic Strike Work.  With this choice, the defense contractor will build a new facility that will handle... 
Ride Share Drivers Plan Strikes Over Working Conditions and Pay

Ride Share Drivers Plan Strikes Over Working Conditions and Pay

With the announcement of new IPOs, drivers for ride-share companies Uber and Lyft have revealed planned strikes in cities throughout the United States.  The drivers claim that working conditions and payment are unfair.  For...