The SpaceX Launch Was Actually Really Bad for the Environment

The SpaceX Launch Was Actually Really Bad for the Environment

The SpaceX Launch was unique in a lot of ways.

It marked the first time a private company sent a rocket that heavy into space; it was the first time a sports car was launched into space; it was live-streamed like a football game, with rowdy fans and breathless play-by-play announcers.

Oceans suffocating as huge dead zones quadruple since 1950, scientists warn

Oceans suffocating as huge dead zones quadruple since 1950, scientists warn

Ocean dead zones with zero oxygen have quadrupled in size since 1950, scientists have warned, while the number of very low oxygen sites near coasts have multiplied tenfold. Most sea creatures cannot survive in these zones and current trends would lead to mass extinction in the long run, risking dire consequences for the hundreds of millions of people who depend on the sea.