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Global Climate Movement Celebrates as Ireland Set to Become First Country to Fully Divest From Fossil Fuels

Posted by on July 13, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Global Climate Movement Celebrates as Ireland Set to Become First Country to Fully Divest From Fossil Fuels

Climate activists across the globe celebrated Thursday after the lower house of the Irish legislature passed a divestment bill with support from all parties, effectively ensuring that Ireland will become the first nation in the world to fully divest public money from the fossil fuel industry.

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With “Mountainous” Evidence on Plaintiffs’ Side, Hundreds of Cancer Cases Against Monsanto Get Green Light

Posted by on July 11, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
With “Mountainous” Evidence on Plaintiffs’ Side, Hundreds of Cancer Cases Against Monsanto Get Green Light

After opening arguments kicked off in California state court on Monday for a Bay Area man’s landmark lawsuit alleging that Monsanto’s popular weedkiller Roundup caused him to develop cancer, a federal judge on Tuesday ruled that hundreds of unrelated but similar cases against the agrochemical company can also proceed to trial. “We’re going to see for the first time evidence that nobody has seen before, evidence that has been in Monsanto’s files that we’ve obtained from lawyers and the people in Monsanto.”

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The US Senate Passes Legislation to Legalize Hemp

The US Senate Passes Legislation to Legalize Hemp

“I have heard from many Kentucky farmers who agree it’s time to remove the federal hurdles and give our state the opportunity to seize its full potential and once again become the national leader for hemp production. That is why I strongly advocated for this measure to be included in the Farm Bill,” McConnell said in a statement after the farm bill passed the Senate.

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Heat Waves and How to Cope With Them

Heat Waves and How to Cope With Them

July is the warmest time of year for much of the nation, so more heat waves could develop in the coming weeks. Here’s how to cope with increased heat.

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Iran Just Accused the West of Engineering Drought for the 2nd Time

Iran Just Accused the West of Engineering Drought for the 2nd Time

Iran Brigadier General Gholam Reza Jalali said that they were altering the clouds before they pass over Iran.

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‘Watershed Moment for Climate Liability’ as Rhode Island Files Historic Lawsuit Against 21 Big Oil Companies

Posted by on July 3, 2018 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
‘Watershed Moment for Climate Liability’ as Rhode Island Files Historic Lawsuit Against 21 Big Oil Companies

Rhode Island has filed a lawsuit against 21 major oil companies—including BP, Chevron, ExxonMobil, and Shell—”for knowingly contributing to climate change, and causing catastrophic consequences to Rhode Island, our economy, our communities, our residents, our ecosystems.”

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Disastrous BP Oil Spill ‘Flattened’ Microbe Biodiversity in Gulf

Posted by on June 30, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Disastrous BP Oil Spill ‘Flattened’ Microbe Biodiversity in Gulf

A new study of microorganisms in shipwreck sediment found the BP spill could still have a profound impact on marine life in the Gulf of Mexico.

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5G Mini Cell Towers—“Junk Yards On A Pole”—Will Affect Your Lifestyle More Than You Know

Posted by on June 4, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
5G Mini Cell Towers—“Junk Yards On A Pole”—Will Affect Your Lifestyle More Than You Know

Most consumers are not aware of all the Gigahertz oscillations they constantly are being exposed to from any wearable tech, cell phones, AMI Smart Meters, LAN or HAN networks, or any products or services that send and/or receive voice, data, photos, etc. And it’s going to get worse with 5G wireless networks as the amount of microwaves 5G will be pumping out will be ‘astronomical’—anything in the ranges from 6 GHz to 100 GHz and higher!

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Evidence Grows that Hawaii’s Volcanic Eruption May Have Been Caused by Puna Geothermal Venture

Evidence Grows that Hawaii’s Volcanic Eruption May Have Been Caused by Puna Geothermal Venture

The surge in volcanic activity in the lower Puna region of the Big Island of Hawaii is concentrated in the area surrounding the Puna Geothermal Venture. Scientific data clearly links the unacknowledged fracking activity at the Puna Geothermal Venture as a factor in what is occurring with lava flows and earthquakes.

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The 2018 Hurricane Season Is Here. We Can’t Just Rely On The Federal Government To Help Us Prepare

Posted by on June 2, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Preparedness with 0 Comments
The 2018 Hurricane Season Is Here. We Can’t Just Rely On The Federal Government To Help Us Prepare

The 2018 Hurricane Season is here. Are you prepared?

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What Most People Call “Chemtrails” Could Kill Tens Of Thousands Of People, Says Harvard Professor

Posted by on May 30, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
What Most People Call “Chemtrails” Could Kill Tens Of Thousands Of People, Says Harvard Professor

“Analysis suggests a number of ways in which the chemtrail narrative may contain important insights and implications for the emerging politics of geoengineering that cannot be dismissed out of hand as ‘paranoid’ or ‘pathological’.” – Dr. Rose Cairns, PhD.

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7 Things We’ve Learned About Earth Since the Last Earth Day

Posted by on April 22, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards, Wildlife with 0 Comments
7 Things We’ve Learned About Earth Since the Last Earth Day

When Senator Gaylord Nelson (D-Wisc.) founded Earth Day in 1970, his hope was to make the environment a political issue in an era where US rivers caught on fire and thick smog choked cities. In many ways, it worked. Since then, major environmental laws have helped clean up much of the vivid toxic detritus in the soil, air, and water in the US. But our challenges today are no less daunting. The accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, the loss of wilderness and species, and the acidification and pollution of the oceans have all become more acute — and more destabilizing. Here are some things we’ve learned about our amazing planet since the last Earth Day.

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The Amount Of Plastic In Oceans Will Triple by 2025, Says Major Report

Posted by on March 22, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
The Amount Of Plastic In Oceans Will Triple by 2025, Says Major Report

In a recent report by the UK Government Office for Science titled “Future of the Sea,” a grim scenario is painted with regards to ocean pollution by plastics. The report states that total plastic in the oceans will increase from 50 million metric tons in 2015 to 150 million metric tons by 2025, and since there is little to no political action or orchestrated effort to reduce the usage and dependency on plastics, this number will continue to climb from there.

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20,000 Scientists Sign “Warning To Humanity” Letter About Environmental Destruction

Posted by on March 19, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
20,000 Scientists Sign “Warning To Humanity” Letter About Environmental Destruction

The fact that scientists are trying to drill into our heads is that time is running out to prevent catastrophe, and if we continue on our current pace for even a few more years, the damage will be irreversible.

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EPA Considers Allowing Bee-Killing Pesticide to Be Sprayed on 165 Million Acres of U.S. Farmland

Posted by on March 10, 2018 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
EPA Considers Allowing Bee-Killing Pesticide to Be Sprayed on 165 Million Acres of U.S. Farmland

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will consider allowing the bee-killing pesticide thiamethoxam to be sprayed on the most widely grown crops in the U.S.

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