Environment

Air Pollution: The Underestimated Cancer Trigger We Should All Recognize

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Air Pollution: The Underestimated Cancer Trigger We Should All Recognize

A recent study by the US Environmental Protection Agency showed that the main factors linked with higher cancer rates were air pollution, the presence of highways and the availability of housing and public transport.

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Man Who Made Billions from Offshore Drilling Gives Away His Fortune to Save the Ocean

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Man Who Made Billions from Offshore Drilling Gives Away His Fortune to Save the Ocean

Perhaps the times are changing… a man who made his billionaires owning offshore oil is now spending that fortune on research to help save the oceans.

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Chemtrail and Geoengineering Programs Confirmed in Testimony at UN

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 43 Comments
Chemtrail and Geoengineering Programs Confirmed in Testimony at UN

Peterson says that the skies we are seeing everyday are “not normal cloud cover – these are man-made.” She also describes more than 50 different chemtrail programs operating across the United States carried out by private companies and government agencies.

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Key Ways You Can Help to Save the World’s Oceans and Marine Life

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Key Ways You Can Help to Save the World’s Oceans and Marine Life

For many people, it can be difficult to know what to actually do, on an individual basis, tto help save the oceans. Happily, there are multiple choices you can make which will make a positive impact and ensure you are a good steward. Here are some key ways you can help to protect the ocean.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Think Twice Before Jumping Into Your Local River

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in Environment with 6 Comments
5 Reasons Why You Should Think Twice Before Jumping Into Your Local River

A recent report shows that American waterways are under tested and 50% of those that are tested are polluted.

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US Bank to Stop Funding Pipelines as Divestment Movement Expands Worldwide

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
US Bank to Stop Funding Pipelines as Divestment Movement Expands Worldwide

U.S. Bank will no longer provide “project financing for the construction of oil or natural gas pipelines. “Their new policy “is an important step in protecting the environment and moving towards a fossil free future.”

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Solar is Growing Massively by Referrals: Here Are the 10 Most “Contagious” Solar Cities in the U.S.

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 4 Comments
Solar is Growing Massively by Referrals: Here Are the 10 Most “Contagious” Solar Cities in the U.S.

Been thinking of going solar? Clearly most people who have switched are pretty happy about it.

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Simple Steps To Make Compost At Home

Posted by on May 13, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming with 1 Comment
Simple Steps To Make Compost At Home

Any organic matter will eventually break down, but composting increases the breakdown speed. Here’s how to create a DIY compost.

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6 Homemade Herbicides That Kill the Weeds Without Killing the Earth

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Environment with 10 Comments
6 Homemade Herbicides That Kill the Weeds Without Killing the Earth

You don’t have to turn to toxic herbicides to kill your weeds. Here are a half a dozen ways to kill your weeks in an eco-friendly way.

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The Forgotten Island Destroyed by the Gulf Oil Spill

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
The Forgotten Island Destroyed by the Gulf Oil Spill

Cat Island was actually one of the 4 largest rookeries in Louisiana for brown pelicans, snowy egrets, roseate spoonbills, listeners and a variety of other shorebirds, so now its just a fragile remnant of what it was.

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Don’t Forget About the 2017 Dirty Dozen List: Most Pesticide-Tainted Produce

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Farming with 0 Comments
Don’t Forget About the 2017 Dirty Dozen List: Most Pesticide-Tainted Produce

Every year the Environmental Working Group (EWG) puts out a list of the 12 types of produce that contain the most pesticides.

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GMO “Super Wheat” to be Grown in the UK Despite Fears

Posted by on May 5, 2017 in Environment, Farming with 0 Comments
GMO “Super Wheat” to be Grown in the UK Despite Fears

The British government has approved the planting of a new experimental crop of genetically modified “super wheat” despite fears that it could contaminate other crops and despite opposition from about 30 environmental groups

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Pesticides Known to Kill Bees Found in U.S. Drinking Water

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Pesticides Known to Kill Bees Found in U.S. Drinking Water

On April 5, a team of chemists and engineers at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the University of Iowa reported that they had discovered neo-nicotinoids, a class of pesticides, in treated drinking water.

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This Is What It Will Look Like When New Orleans, New York City, and Mar-A-Lago Disappear Under Rising Seas

Posted by on April 28, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment with 0 Comments
This Is What It Will Look Like When New Orleans, New York City, and Mar-A-Lago Disappear Under Rising Seas

The new report, “Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic,” found that previous estimates of sea level rise didn’t account enough for the fast pace of melting ice in the Arctic and Greenland. Climate Central created 3D visualizations of what U.S. cities will look like in NOAA’s most extreme scenario.

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Plastic-Eating Caterpillar Could Help Solve The Globe Waste Crisis

Posted by on April 26, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Plastic-Eating Caterpillar Could Help Solve The Globe Waste Crisis

Researchers discovered that the wax worm has a compound in their digestive systems that is capable of breaking down and digesting plastic.

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