Salt Is Not the Enemy. Guess W...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Salt, we may have done you wrong. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com September 16, 2014...

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Zero-calorie sweeteners may be...

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[Translate] A new study may have found a causal link between artificial sweeteners and high blood sugar Sarah Gray  SALON.COM  ...

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How Residents of a Rural New M...

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[Translate] Environmental Justice  |  People vs corporations In Mora County, New Mexico, corporations seeking fracking contracts came...

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Massive Hurricane Just Slammed...

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[Translate] NASA By Chris Mooney   GRIST Cross-posted from Climate Desk Up until now, the records set by the stunning 2014 Eastern...

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36 bits of good news to cure y...

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[Translate] Number 25: Humpback whales make lifelong friendships.    Grist / Amelia Bates By Liz Core   GRIST We know: Beginning a...

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Finally, Some Good Environment...

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[Translate] 09/16/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT A United Nations scientific panel reports that the Earth’s protective ozone layer...

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Giant clothing swap could be t...

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[Translate] Margaret Badore (@mbadore)  TREEHUGGER Living / Sustainable Fashion © Margaret Badore. Global Fashion Exchange hosted a...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair)   TREEHUGGER Living / Green Food CC BY 2.0 Kim “I don’t cook.” Those words baffle me...

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[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham)   TREEHUGGER Technology / Gadgets CC BY 2.0 Allie_Caulfield Nick Rubin’s Greenhouse...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food CC BY 2.0 NatalieMaynor Residents of Ontario, Canada, have been...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Business / Economics CC BY 2.0 Wikipedia In Citylab, Richard Florida looks at the increasingly...

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World’s Oldest Beehive D...

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[Translate] Bonnie Alter   TREEHUGGER Design / Sustainable Product Design Image from scotsman.com We have read a lot about the demise...

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New Zealand’s Prime Mini...

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[Translate] Edward Snowden’s stay in Russia has been extended. (photo: Guardian UK) RSN By Edward Snowden, The Intercept   ike...

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Paul Krugman Warns Scotland to...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Allegra Kirkland Krugman to Scottish voters: “Be afraid, be very afraid.”   With only 10 days...

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Is Diablo Canyon California’s ...

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[Translate]   dirtsailor2003 (CC-BY-ND) The Diablo Canyon Power Plant sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean between Los Angeles...

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Why Small, White-Walled, Minim...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture We realize many of our readers are not big fans of mostly white,...

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Planet earth vs. roads: The ep...

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[Translate] Roads are essential to human civilization, but they disrupt vitally important ecosystems. So what do we do? Henry Grabar ...

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Robert Reich Calls Out Harvard...

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[Translate]   Economy   Robert Reich’s Blog / By Robert Reich  VIA ALTERNET The top educator of American CEOs needs to rethink...

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Will America Always Be at War?

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[Translate]   World   The Guardian / By Trevor Timm   VIA ALTERNET The question isn’t whether this is war. It is. The question is how...

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Drinking Water Contaminated by...

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[Translate]     Fracking   The Guardian / By Suzanne Goldenberg  VIA ALTERNET Faulty natural gas well casings blamed in study...

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Fracking Fuels Conflict Over W...

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[Translate]     A wind farm in Nova Scotia, Canada, where a fracking ban favors renewable energy. Photo by Dennis Jarvis via...

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Everything You Need To Know To...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock For one week in late September, New York City will be the center...

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Largest City In Vermont Now Ge...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS Water flows through the Winooski One hydro-electric plant in Winooski, VT. The...

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In A Warmer, More Acidic Ocean...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS An aerial view of an Emiliania huxleyi bloom off the southern coast of Devon and...

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Climate Crimes and the Greenwa...

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[Translate]   Naomi Klein has a new book: This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. (photo: The Guardian UK) By Naomi...

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Cell Phones: More Than A Voice...

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[Translate] Dear Thrive Movement,   Cell phones are built into our lives, and it turns out so is the radiation they emit.  ...

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How Our National Parks Are Mee...

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[Translate]   Environment   Earth Island Journal / By Jason Mark   VIA ALTERNET An interview with parks director Jon Jarvis about...

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Four Ways Industrial Ag Is Des...

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[Translate]  By Hannah Bewsey and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | Report  via TRUTHOUT (Image: Soil testing via...

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Time Is Running Out for Activi...

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[Translate]  By Ellen Cantarow, Truthout | News Analysis   TRUTHOUT A natural gas pipeline that Whiting Petroleum is constructing...

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Scientists Identify Possible C...

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[Translate] Warmer Air Caused Huge Ice Shelf To Collapse Off Antarctica, Scientists Say Reuters  | By Alister Doyle    VIA HUFFINGTON...

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