Is money getting in the way of your dream to become a pilot? Are you looking for grants to help you get your pilot license? Learn all about grants for flight training, how to find them and how to get them.
The rhinoceros is the second largest land mammal in the world, second only to the elephant. Large and intelligent they have little to fear, except for humans, who have brought their species close to extinction. Learn how the rhino survives in its habitat and what conservation efforts are being made.
Disposal of old mattresses in landfills is a big problem. Each mattress fills about 23 cubic feet of space in a landfill, according to Cornell University. If you can’t sell or give away your old bed, have it recycled. Learn valuable tips on how to dispose of your old bed in an eco-friendly way.
Paint contains pigments, solvents and additives that are harmful to the environment. Improper old paint disposal can pollute the soil and waterways, and harm wildlife. Use or donate leftover paint when possible. When that is not an option, dispose of it correctly to keep the environment safe.
Motor oil can be recycled over and over again. Used motor oil can be re-refined through a special recycling process. Recycling motor oil produces a product equal in quality to virgin refined motor oil. Learn how motor oil is recycled and how you can get involved.
The manufacture and transport of products uses the earth’s resources and produces greenhouse emission, which, according to the NRDC, “leaves the world poorer, not better off.” Learn the difference between the 3R’s (reduce, reuse, recycle) and practice them to minimize your impact on the environment.
People cannot see stars. Sea turtle hatchlings are stranded on the shore. Nightingales sing at odd hours. Researchers say the planet’s biological rhythms are off and light pollution is to blame. As artificial light spills into the environment, the effects of light pollution disrupt ecosystems.
A healthy diet is essential to the health of your baby. Toxic pesticides can have detrimental effects on the health of your baby. Living in a world that uses pesticides, you cannot fully eliminate pesticide exposure, but feeding an organic baby food can dramatically reduce pesticide exposure.
Learn fun ways to teach your kids about endangered species.