What Are Genetically Modified Animals?


WHAT ARE GENETICALLY MODIFIED ANIMALS? Genetically modified animals are animals whose genetic materials have been artificially altered. This is often done to change certain characteristics in the animal.  Genetic modification has been used in animals for a variety of purposes, such as creating disease-resistant livestock [...]

What Are Genetically Modified Animals?2023-02-27T18:04:03-06:00

Nanotechnology in Farming


WHAT IS NANOTECHNOLOGY? “Nano” is the Greek word for dwarf. Things on the nanoscale are really small stuff – really, really, really small. These particles measure 1–100 nanometers. They are extremely tiny; it takes 10 million nanometers to make one centimeter. There are nanoscience and nanotechnology fields. This technology [...]

Nanotechnology in Farming2023-02-28T19:28:03-06:00

Environmental Impact of Nanotechnology


WHAT IS NANOTECHNOLOGY? Nanotechnology involves manipulating and controlling matter at the atomic and molecular level to create new materials with unique capabilities. These nanoparticles are extremely small, between 1 and 100 nanometers. To put that in perspective, there are 1 billion nanometers in 1 meter.  Nanotechnology has the potential [...]

Environmental Impact of Nanotechnology2023-02-28T20:44:17-06:00

Importance of Environmental Design


IMPORTANCE OF ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN The environment is everything that surrounds us. Abiotic and biotic factors make up an environment. Biotic factors include animals, plants, and microorganisms. Abiotic factors include temperature, water, salinity, light, and others. WHAT IS ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN Environmentally friendly design is a way [...]

Importance of Environmental Design2023-05-09T09:52:55-05:00

What Is Electronic Waste?


WHAT IS ELECTRONIC WASTE? Electronic waste is any electrical equipment that people throw away. Basically, once an electronic device no longer works well or isn’t new it is at the end of its “functional life”. This includes anything with wires, batteries, a screen, buttons, a circuitry system, or any [...]

What Is Electronic Waste?2022-10-31T16:16:16-05:00

What’s Fly Fishing?


What is Fly Fishing? Fly fishing is a method of fishing that involves using a lightweight lure, called a fly, to catch fish. Unlike traditional fishing methods that use bait, fly fishing relies on the weight of the line to cast the fly and imitate the movement of insects [...]

What’s Fly Fishing?2023-03-07T21:29:20-06:00
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