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Pesticides Linked To Honeybee Decline Are Affecting Other Species, Scientists Say

Written by on June 24, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Pesticides Linked To Honeybee Decline Are Affecting Other Species, Scientists Say

Neurotoxic pesticides blamed for the decline of honeybees is also harming butterflies, worms, fish, and birds, and contaminating habitats worldwide which are crucial for food production and wildlife, scientists have concluded after a four-year assessment.

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Chemtrail Forecasting Made Easy

Written by on June 22, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 39 Comments
Chemtrail Forecasting Made Easy

A truly clear sky in most cases will reveal a brownish horizon for anyone in a major population area. Even a clear sky is not truly clear any more, as the planet has been “dimmed” by over 20% after decades of spraying.

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Scientists Conclude that Fracking Contaminates Drinking Water

Written by on June 10, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Scientists Conclude that Fracking Contaminates Drinking Water

Independent scientists have confirmed that fracking by Range Resources in Parker County, TX polluted a resident’s drinking water with dangerous levels of methane from the Barnett Shale.

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Geoengineering WON’T Stop Global Warming, Warns Study

Written by on June 8, 2014 in Climate Change, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Geoengineering WON’T Stop Global Warming, Warns Study

From aerosols iron fertilization of the sea to cloud seeding and greening deserts, scientists are conjuring up an increasing array of geoengineering techniques to battle climate change. But this type of ‘climate engineering’ will ultimately fail to prevent global warming, according to a new report

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Is There a GMO-Chemtrail Connection?

Written by on May 21, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Is There a GMO-Chemtrail Connection?

In a groundbreaking article at farmwars.info, Barbara Peterson makes a stunning connection between GMO food crops and chemtrails. Peterson has looked into a Monsanto patent that expands the genetic engineering of food crops. Engineering for what purpose? Overcoming the destructive presence of heavy metals like aluminum and barium in the soil. These are metals which have often been reported in globally sprayed chemtrails.

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Alaska’s Controversial HAARP Project is Shutting Down

Written by on May 18, 2014 in Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Alaska’s Controversial HAARP Project is Shutting Down

The controversial High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) project in Alaska is to be completely dismantled after it is shut down at the end of the summer. Initially established back in 1993, HAARP (High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program) has been the subject of conspiracy theories for years. The project’s official goals were to analyze the Earth’s ionosphere and to investigate the possibilities for ionospheric enhancement technology, but now after more than three decades of experiments its funds have finally run dry with a shut down date scheduled for later this year.

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New Harvard Study Strengthens Link Between Neonicotinoids and Bee Colony Collapse

New Harvard Study Strengthens Link Between Neonicotinoids and Bee Colony Collapse

Two widely used neonicotinoids—a class of insecticide—appear to significantly harm honey bee colonies over the winter, particularly during colder winters, according to a new study from Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH).

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Day of Action Against Dirty Fuels: May 17

Day of Action Against Dirty Fuels: May 17

On Saturday, May 17, join communities around the country to ask the president and local officials to reject the Keystone XL pipeline, offshore drilling, and other dirty fuel projects that threaten our communities and destabilize our climate.

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World’s No. 1 Pesticide Brings Honeybees To Their Knees, Say Scientists

Written by on May 12, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
World’s No. 1 Pesticide Brings Honeybees To Their Knees, Say Scientists

A new study from Harvard implicates two neonicotinoid pesticides, imidacloprid and clothianidin, in the ongoing plague of honeybee Colony Collapse Disorder. Imidacloprid is the most widely used pesticide in the world, and both are approved by the EPA.

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Fracking-Linked Earthquakes May Strike Far from Wells

Written by on May 5, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Fracking-Linked Earthquakes May Strike Far from Wells

Fracking may cause earthquakes much farther from the sites of its wastewater wells than previously thought, researchers said here Friday (May 2) at the annual meeting of the Seismological Society of America.

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An Unlikely Alliance Remaking The Climate Movement

An Unlikely Alliance Remaking The Climate Movement

The coalition of cowboys and Indians offers a radical departure from the environmental movement long criticized for being led by the so-called Big Greens — largely white, middle class membership groups whose interests don’t often represent those actually living in the frontline communities where the pipeline will be built. Moreover, it is a model of relationship-based organizing.

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How Fracking Is Exposing People to Radioactive Waste, Far Away from Drilling Sites

Written by on May 4, 2014 in Environmental Hazards with 2 Comments
How Fracking Is Exposing People to Radioactive Waste, Far Away from Drilling Sites

Radiation produced by fracking can accumulate in the water we drink, the fish we eat, and the soil in which our food grows.

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MUST SEE: Problems With Plastic and What You Can Do To Help (Written, Illustrated, and Narrated by High School Senior Tess Havas)

Written by on May 2, 2014 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
MUST SEE: Problems With Plastic and What You Can Do To Help (Written, Illustrated, and Narrated by High School Senior Tess Havas)

Problems with Plastic and What YOU Can Do About It – Written, Illustrated, and Narrated by High School Senior Tess Havas. Tess is a high school senior at The Center School in Seattle, Washington. As part of her senior project, she created this video to spread awareness about the effects of plastic pollution on the ocean and our health. Next year Tess plans on attending Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore to create more visuals about important issues.

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China Taking Steps to Clear the Air

China Taking Steps to Clear the Air

China is submitting proposals to its national legislature that would amend the country’s environmental protection law for the first time in 25 years. “China’s coal consumption has become the single most significant determinant for the future of the world’s climate,” reports Greenpeace.

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Chernobyl 28 Years Later: Chilling Video from Nuclear Disaster Zone

Written by on April 26, 2014 in Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Chernobyl 28 Years Later: Chilling Video from Nuclear Disaster Zone

Today, the world marks the 28th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe – the biggest man-made disaster in history. Here is some chilling video footage showing what Chernobyl looks like now.

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