New EPA Rule Reduces Pollution...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine   CLIMATE PROGRESS   CREDIT: shutterstock The Environmental Protection Agency finalized a new...

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4 Ways Gardens Can Go Beyond A...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Our landscapes can play an even more meaningful role if we rethink their purpose Benjamin Vogt Houzz Contributor. I own...

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Obscure Government Document Sh...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] “This is not a trade agreement. It’s about intellectual property and dispute settlement.” By Zaid...

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Lobbyists Spent $190 Million f...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Asbestos, which kills 10,000 Americans a year, was left out entirely. By AlterNet Staff / AlterNet Photo Credit:...

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“There Is A Simple Way T...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   by Sam P.K. Collins  THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock For the first time, changes to U.S. dietary guidelines,...

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Scientists may have found a wa...

May 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Amelia Urry   GRIST You know how sometimes humans freak out about genetic engineering? It’s time to freak...

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WHY THE PALEO DIET IS TOTAL BS

May 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Personal Health The trendy diet could actually create long-term health problems rather than solve them, experts said. By...

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CVS Experiment On How To Get P...

May 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Tara Culp-Ressler THINK PROGRESS    CREDIT: Shutterstock Although the smoking rate among U.S. adults has been on the...

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Cuba’s Had Cancer-Suppressing ...

May 15, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG The lettering in the Cuban street art above reads, “Freer than air.” (Gil.K / Shutterstock.com) As The...

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Hey, doctors: Women aren’t ima...

May 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Ana Sofia Knauf   GRIST For National Women’s Health Week, we’ll be highlighting women’s health issues in...

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Pollutionwatch: A deadline mis...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Traffic in Putney High Street in January, 2013 when nitrogen dioxide levels breached upper safety limits. Photograph:...

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Is the Government Harassing an...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] “The possibility that the USDA is prioritizing the interests of the chemical industry over those of the American...

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Common Hormone Used To Fatten ...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling  CLIMATE PROGRESS A synthetic growth hormone used in cattle production may persist longer in the...

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Tree-Based Farming Could Deliv...

May 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     A forest in Zambia devastated by slash-and-burn...

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How Eating a Rural African Die...

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Personal Health Tests on subjects opting for foods rich in beans and vegetables found a drop in biological markers for...

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What Do Seniors Need in Parks?

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT  by Jared Green The senior population is growing. By 2050, a third of the U.S. will be 65 and older. The World...

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Scientists Discover Fracking C...

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS Fracking opponents protest before the Tom Corbett inauguration to become the 46th...

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Forested Austrian Milan Expo P...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] <p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p> 4  The pavilion occupies a small 560 square meter site.   The...

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Abandoned Uranium Mines Plague...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Mining companies left behind a legacy of poisoned wells and contaminated earth. By Sonia Luokkala / Earth...

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Oil trains have 3 more years t...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Luke Whelan   GRIST This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of...

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Doctors are already seeing lin...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Jonathan Patz and Howard Frumkin CLIMATE PROGRESS It’s never a comfortable conversation, but it’s one...

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The EPA’s Power Plant Rule Wou...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed power plant rule...

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Farmers are watering your food...

May 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathanael Johnson GRIST A story in the Los Angeles Times raises disturbing questions about the practice...

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Global Warming Slowdown Offers...

May 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Tim Radford, Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG One day’s carbon dioxide emissions as illustrated in the film “CCS: a...

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The latest in GMO panic: Human...

May 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock tailored genes By Amelia Urry GRIST When the news broke last week, suddenly we were there: the future....

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Steward Brand: We Need Planeta...

Apr 30, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green Stewart Brand, who is perhaps best known for his book, Whole Earth Catalog, now runs the Long Now...

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High Anxiety That Mountain Pea...

Apr 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG The diminishing glaciers on the top of Kilimanjaro, Africa’s...

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Water Industry Launches Attack...

Apr 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Private water companies seek to undermine supporters of water systems operated by local, democratically...

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Whooping cough increase relate...

Apr 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News in Science  Dani Cooper ABC SCIENCE The age group reporting the largest number of cases is now 7 to 11 year olds....

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The Fake Meat Market Is Surgin...

Apr 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Between 2010 and 2012, the U.S. market for fake meat crossed the half-billion-dollar mark. By Tom Philpott /...

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