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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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Facts and History About Earth Day

Posted by on April 22, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Facts and History About Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event created to celebrate the planet’s environment and raise public awareness about pollution.

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Will Environmental Devastation Occur When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild?

Posted by on April 20, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 25 Comments
Will Environmental Devastation Occur When Genetically Engineered Salmon Escape Into the Wild?

The FDA exists to ensure that the food and drugs we consume are safe for humans, but does not typically evaluate the environmental impacts of putting new types of engineered foods (like G.E. salmon) into the ecosystem.

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Toxic Pesticides Found in Drinking Water, Plus More Alarming Pesticide News

Posted by on April 19, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Toxic Pesticides Found in Drinking Water, Plus More Alarming Pesticide News

Is your water safe? It’s very difficult to filter out pesticides. Read this and be informed.

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Scientists Say We Have 10 Crucial Years Left if We Want to Save the Planet (and Suggest HOW)

Scientists Say We Have 10 Crucial Years Left if We Want to Save the Planet (and Suggest HOW)

Scientiss at IIASS want us to know how important the next 10 years are for changing our energy habits. Here’s what they suggest.

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Key Report: Hundreds of Native Bee Species Buzzing Toward Extinction

Posted by on April 8, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Key Report: Hundreds of Native Bee Species Buzzing Toward Extinction

The recent report indicates that more than half bee species with sufficient data are declining.

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Over 80 Percent of Global Wastewater Is Released Into the Environment Untreated

Posted by on April 6, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Over 80 Percent of Global Wastewater Is Released Into the Environment Untreated

Did you know that in some countries 95% of all wastewater is run back into the environment untreated? Read this and be informed!

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Farmed Salmon Industry Causing Global Sea Lice Crisis

Posted by on April 4, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Farmed Salmon Industry Causing Global Sea Lice Crisis

The crowded conditions in pens used for raising farmed salmon can provide an ideal breeding ground for sea lice. In fish farms, the parasites are increasing resistance to chemicals and antibiotics. There has been a 10-fold increase in the use of some chemicals in the past 18 months.

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World’s Largest Geoengineering Study Triggers Major Controversy

Posted by on April 3, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
World’s Largest Geoengineering Study Triggers Major Controversy

If you think we should heed the phrase, “Don’t mess with Mother Nature” then you NEED to read this!

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Electrifying Images Of Wi-Fi Signals Show Invisible World Of EMF Bombardment

Posted by on March 27, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Electrifying Images Of Wi-Fi Signals Show Invisible World Of EMF Bombardment

The “Digital Ethereal” project provides a fascinating visualization of the movement of Wi-Fi signals. The strength of the Wi-Fi’s movement is depicted in a series of colors. It is possible that the constant bombardment of EMF frequencies which results from nearly ceaseless interaction with Wi-Fi frequencies is adversely affecting the populations’ health. However, the science is sparse on this topic and, therefore, controversial.

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Scientists Sound the Alarm: CO2 Levels Race Past Point of No Return

Posted by on March 21, 2017 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
Scientists Sound the Alarm: CO2 Levels Race Past Point of No Return

Peter Tans, the lead scientist at NOAA says, “The rate of CO2 growth over the last decade is 100 to 200 times faster than what the Earth experienced during the transition from the last Ice Age.” Read more about this…

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World’s Water Supply Running Dry; How You Can Help Conserve Water

Posted by on March 20, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 49 Comments
World’s Water Supply Running Dry; How You Can Help Conserve Water

New data from NASA claims that a third of the world’s water reservoirs are running low, and numerous causes, including climate change, are being implicated.

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Scientists Say About 90% of Sperm Is Now Damaged and Swims Poorly from Chemical Exposure

Posted by on March 15, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Scientists Say About 90% of Sperm Is Now Damaged and Swims Poorly from Chemical Exposure

Are we on the brink of a male fertility crisis? The stats are scary! Read this.

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It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

Posted by on February 22, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

How is it possible that companies are still fracking despite the obvious – that it’s quickly destroying our environment? Read this and be informed!

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Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Posted by on February 19, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Many call Scott Priutt an ‘EPA Hater’ because of his history for fighting against the EPA (in lawsuits and public battles). Now, he has been nominated as the HEAD of the EPA – Read this!!

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