Feds Want to Clean Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Paul RacetteWater, Would You Believe?

The so-called Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a stewy body of plastic and marine debris that floats an estimated 1,000 miles west of San Francisco, is a shape-shifting mass far too large, delicate and remote to ever be cleaned up, according to a researcher who recently returned from the area. But that might not stop the federal government from trying.

$25M Bounty Offered for Global Warming Fix

Shane PearlmanClimate, Original, Would You Believe?

Richard Branson is offering $25M as a bounty for a fix to global warming. The person or organization that can devise a method to remove at least a billion tons of carbon dioxide a year from the atmosphere will be able to claim the bounty. There are a few catches, of course. There can’t be any negative impact on the … Read More