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[Translate] Bob Simpson By Joseph Erbentraut   grist This story was originally published by Huffington Post and is reproduced here as...

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10 Things You Should Know Abou...

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[Translate] Myths and misunderstandings exist about the procedure. Here are the facts. By Carol King / Ms. Blog  VIA ALTERNET You’ve...

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F. Kaid Benfield: How to Creat...

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[Translate] THE DIRT    by Jared Green “Just as all parts of an ecosystem must be healthy if the system is going to work,” an...

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California Orders Oil Companie...

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[Translate]   by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS A pumpjack operates on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Bakersfield, Calif. CREDIT:...

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Plague Outbreaks That Ravaged ...

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[Translate] THE CONVERSATION Authors Boris Schmid Research Fellow, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES) at...

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Forget Vaccines: If You’re Rea...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin THINK PROGRESS Science does not say this will increase your child’s risk of autism. CREDIT: Shutterstock...

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The Human Costs Of Chris Chris...

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[Translate] by Tara Culp-Ressler THINK PROGRESS New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during the Conservative Political Action...

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Health Concerns Mount After Re...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin & Sacha Feinman CLIMATE PROGRESS The aftermath of an explosion at the ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance,...

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BUYERS BEWARE: The 12 most pes...

Feb 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] If you’re going to buy organic, start with apples, peaches and nectarines Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM Buyers beware:...

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Here’s What Happens to Your Br...

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[Translate] Personal Health Increasing neuro-chemical and behavioral evidence suggests that sugar is addictive. By Jordan Gaines...

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THESE ARE THE FOODS MOST LIKEL...

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[Translate] A new report from the federal government aims to focus food-safety efforts Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM These are the foods...

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FOOD HABITS GETTING WORSE AROU...

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[Translate]   Global Health By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. NYTIMES People in some poor and middle-income countries have healthier diets...

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CLIMATE CHANGE OPENS NEW DOORS...

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[Translate] By Tim Radford, Climate News Network     Howler monkeys are infected with parasites once limited to species hunted out of...

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FEDS CHARGE DUKE ENERGY WITH V...

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[Translate]  |  By By MICHAEL BIESECKER and MITCH WEISS RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges...

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HAS SCIENCE MADE US BETTER PEO...

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[Translate] THE DAILY BEAST Better Off? Michael Shermer argues that science has not only improved our lives materially but morally...

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How Do We Design for More Holi...

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[Translate] The design director of Perkins+Will Miami on how architects can help lead a new era of integrated and pluralistic...

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The Fatty Food That’s Gr...

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[Translate] Fat does not make you fat, and other interesting facts about long-vilified foods. By Melissa Kravitz / AlterNet Fat is...

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Like a Bad Neighbor, Chevron I...

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[Translate]   The Aug. 6, 2012, fire at Chevron’s Richmond, Calif., refinery was the latest in a long list of failures. By Leo...

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ARCTIC MELTING OPENS SEA ROUTE...

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[Translate]   By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The shadow of a ship passing through the Arctic’s fabled...

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ABORTION DOCTOR EXPOSES ‘...

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[Translate] by Tara Culp-Ressler Anti-abortion demonstrators rally at the annual March for Life CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak A...

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WHY DO SO MANY YOUNG AMERICANS...

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[Translate] History by Katie Rose Quandt BILL MOYERS.COM Since the end of December, 114 people from seven states have been reported...

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15 PRACTICAL TIPS FOR CREATING...

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[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior Beyond great architecture and multi-functional product design, LifeEdited is...

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Diane Rehm Examines the Danger...

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[Translate]   COLE MELLINO OF ECOWATCH ON BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT (Photo: EcoWatch)Article reprinted with permission from EcoWatch...

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DOES ALKALINIZED WATER PREVENT...

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[Translate] Personal Health Huge Number of People Believe Drinking Alkalinized Water Prevents Diseases: Are They Right? Drinking...

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WHICH CUT OF MEAT IS LEAST LIK...

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[Translate] When it comes to foodborne illness risk, steaks, cold cuts, and chicken nuggets are not created equal. By Kiera Butler /...

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BEE DECLINE COULD CAUSE MALNUT...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Al Behrman Many people in developing nations already face a range of...

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YOU SHOULD EAT A CRICKET: IT&#...

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[Translate] Eating crickets may be better than consuming most of what’s available in American supermarkets. By Melissa Kravitz...

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RESEARCHERS MAY HAVE FOUND KEY...

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[Translate] Food allergies affect around 15 million children in the United States Joanna Rothkopf  SALON.COM Researchers may have...

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Chemical Industry and Republic...

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[Translate] Kenneth Olden The chemical industry and their friends in Washington—mostly Republican congressmen—have stopped the...

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CLIMATE PUSHES DOOMSDAY CLOCK ...

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[Translate]   By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Time is running out to take steps necessary to avoid global...

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