Why our brains love the ocean:...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate] Since time immemorial, humans have been captivated by water. And the reasons go beyond evolution Wallace J. Nichols ...

read more

To Measure Summer Smog, Plant ...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate] 07/21/2014 by Jared Green Community Radio of Northern California asks: “What if you could look at the plants in your...

read more

The Senate flunks basic biolog...

Jul 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Specious arguments against the Women’s Health Protection Act reveal how misinformed Congress truly is Andrea Flynn,...

read more

Beyond Obamacare: Health Care ...

Jul 19, 2014 by

[Translate] Image by Vermont Workers’ Center; graphic by Adam Peck By Tara Culp-Ressler THINK PROGRESS Health care is one of...

read more

Need a natural energy boost? H...

Jul 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair)  TREEHUGGER Living / Health CC BY 2.0 Rick Ligthelm Food is fuel for our bodies, and...

read more

Half Of Americans Believe One ...

Jul 17, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Tara Culp-Ressler THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock Are companies dumping large quantities of dangerous...

read more

10 Indigenous Foods You Should...

Jul 15, 2014 by

[Translate] Food Tank / By Nora Kako   ALTERNET Eating these nutrient-rich crops can help the farmers who grow them. Photo Credit:...

read more

Major Study: Monsanto GMO Corn...

Jul 13, 2014 by

[Translate]   Food   The Ecologist / By Oliver Tickell  ALTERNET Key study has passed through three peer reviews. Photo Credit:...

read more

Monsanto’s Herbicide Lin...

Jul 10, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Jeff Ritterman, M.D., Truthout | News Analysis (Photo courtesy of Vivien Feyer) Also see: Dahr Jamail | Salvadoran...

read more

Heading to the Beach? Know Whi...

Jun 28, 2014 by

[Translate]   Environment   Earth Island Journal / By Hanna Morris 10% of U.S. beach waters fail to meet EPA’s safety standards, and...

read more

How Bad Sitting Posture at Wor...

Jun 25, 2014 by

[Translate] Good posture means aligning ears over the shoulders, shoulders over hips, and hips over the knees and ankles By Jeanne...

read more

How the US Government Helps Mc...

Jun 23, 2014 by

[Translate] The feds also helped bring you the Taco Bell Cantina Double Steak Quesadilla and several other fast-food gems. —By Kiera...

read more

Government Efforts to Treat PT...

Jun 22, 2014 by

[Translate] Posted on Jun 21, 2014 Photo by Murph4513 (CC BY-ND 2.0) There is little evidence that the billions of dollars spent each...

read more

Is Air Pollution Aging Your Br...

Jun 20, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Joanna M. Foster CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK Air pollution is a known killer. It can lead to heart...

read more

5 Over-the-Counter Meds You Li...

Jun 17, 2014 by

[Translate] AlterNet / By Larry Schwartz Save your money and try these common sense treatments instead. Photo Credit:...

read more

‘Our Egalitarian Eden’

Jun 8, 2014 by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG The Hadza live around Lake Eyasi in Northern Tanzania. On the whole they live a traditional hunter-gatherer...

read more

How a Big Agribusiness Firm In...

Jun 6, 2014 by

[Translate]   Personal Health   AlterNet / By Kamil Ahsan Smear campaigns and coverups allowed a dangerous chemical to remain in...

read more

Could bacteria be the new beau...

May 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Health CC BY 2.0 Brian Bilek “As a civilization, we’ve just spent the better...

read more

Healing plants, underwater sin...

May 24, 2014 by

[Translate] Yucatan Travel Journal, Day 2: Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Travel © K Martinko This post is part of a...

read more

Don’t Believe The Hype About M...

May 21, 2014 by

[Translate] By Igor Volsky CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock The Obama administration successfully signed up more than 8 million...

read more

Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediat...

May 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Credo Action Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediately suspend Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide. Sign the petition Petition to...

read more

Ozone Rise Will Choke U.S. Cit...

May 18, 2014 by

[Translate] Photo by will_hybrid (CC BY 2.0) By Tim Radford, Climate News Network This piece first appeared at Climate News Network....

read more

Urban air is getting so dirty,...

May 14, 2014 by

[Translate] Michael Graham Richard (@Michael_GR) Living / Health CC BY 3.0 Smog over Almaty city, Kazakhstan, Wikimedia   Are...

read more

The U.S. Is One Of The Only Co...

May 13, 2014 by

[Translate] By Tara Culp-Ressler CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock Deaths related to pregnancy and childbearing have increased in...

read more

MAKE THEM VISIBLE CAMPAIGN

Apr 27, 2014 by

The Make Them Visible campaign…

read more

Obama administration tightens ...

Apr 23, 2014 by

Black lung is an irreversible…

read more

Toms River: How a Small Town F...

Apr 23, 2014 by

A 60-year saga of rampant pollution…

read more

Five Things to Know About How ...

Apr 21, 2014 by

Should a company be able to patent a cancer gene?

read more

Appeals Court Ruling Means Ame...

Apr 20, 2014 by

In a victory for clean air…

read more

IS YOUR KID’S SCHOOL NEA...

Apr 17, 2014 by

One Year After Texas Disaster

read more