Environmental Racism Is Everybody’s Problem — Here Are 5 Ways to Fight It

Natural resources, such as water and even the very air we breathe in this country are a matter of inequality — and this has become a matter of life and death.Take the residents of St. James Parish, Louisiana, a place dubbed as “Cancer Alley,” who are 95 percent more at risk of getting cancer due to air pollution in the area, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
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The “Whitest Paint On Record” Was Just Created, and It Could Lessen the Need for AC

You may have heard of the invention of “Vantablack,” the blackest black paint on the market — so black that it does not reflect any sunlight, effectively making whatever it’s painted on a visual black hole. Researchers at Purdue University just made Vantablack’s white equivalent, which they say is the “whitest paint on record.”According to Dezeen, the “ultra-white” paint reflects 98.
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