Archive for April, 2014

How do you take your coffee?

04.25.2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

Intensive? Or sustainably grown? Yes it’s that time in the school year where student’s caffeine and sleep deprivation levels spike preparing for their final exams. Coffee is needed now more than ever. Students drink whatever they can to get their ‘feine fix but do they even realize the impact their choice may make on the ...

What We do to Our Oceans

04.21.2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

Scientists say that our oceans changing chemistry is starting to take a toll on the wildlife that lives in the ocean waters. A CNN article recently brought attention to snails in the oceans whose shells were dissolving due to the increasing acidity of the waters. This article shows how delicate the wildlife is in our ...

Solar Cars

04.15.2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

by: Jake Rafferty What do plants and solar cars have in common? They both get their energy from the sun!   Solar Energy Vehicles (SEV) is a company that installs solar panels on the roofs of hybrid cars.  This is a way to reduce the amount of electricity used to charge cars that may have ...

Easy Energy Saving Tips

04.01.2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

Many of us don’t realize how easy it is to save energy. It can go beyond just turning off lights when we leave a room.  There are lots of ways to save energy in very simple ways. A lot of these methods can even be followed on campus with a few simple switches. -unplug cellphone ...