Biofuels

Biofuels are combustible fuels created from biomass; in other words, fuels created from recently living plant matter as opposed to the ancient plant matter underground that regular fossil fuels are created from. Unlike other renewable energy sources, biomass can be converted directly into liquid fuels to help meet transportation fuel needs. The idea behind biofuels [...]

Environmental Science – Impact and Worldviews

Hey everybody! Welcome back to our third talk on environmental science. We will be talking about our environmental impact and multiple worldviews that people have on our planet. Environmental impact is the impact that humans have on the environment. Whatever impact we have on this planet, good or bad, is our impact. To measure the [...]

Introduction to Environmental Science – Sustainablity

Welcome to our very first Environmental Science blog in the series on STEM Talks! Throughout this series, we are going to focus on how our planet functions to support life, how we interact with nature, our human impact on nature and incorporate many connections between topics in the science. Environmental Science is defined as the [...]