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New Documentary Exposes USDA’s Secret War on Animals

USDA Wildlife Services is an agency whose mission is "to resolve wildlife conflicts to allow people and wildlife to coexist." But according to a group of whistleblowers in the new award-winning do…

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Improve Your Life With … Green Smoothies?

There are many so-called "superfoods" out there that boast miraculous claims that often can't hold any water. But, the ubiquitous green smoothie? Sure, it has fruits and veggies galore, but can it rea…

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5 Sundance Documentaries You’ll Want to Check Out This Year

Less than a week ago I returned home from my absolute favorite week of all year -- watching movies in the beautiful Park City, UT at the Sundance Film Festival. I may be sick as a dog now from the fr…

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The Scary Truth about Flame Retardants

A new HBO documentary takes an honest look at how toxic flame retardants became a standard component in our furniture. The film - Toxic Hot Seat - premiered on HBO on Monday, and you can check out …

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3 Reasons to Watch ‘In Organic We Trust’

A new documentary hit the scene this week. In Organic We Trust takes a look beyond the organic label to see what it really takes to eat healthy and sustainably in this country. It’s a great, thought-p…

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Preserving the Incredible Birds-of-Paradise (Video)

Deep in the rainforests of New Guinea, the birds-of-paradise live out their lives. They are perhaps best known for their elaborate, colorful plumage and their unusual hopping mating dances, but th…

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The Sacred Science: Healing in the Amazon – DVD Giveaway!

We are giving away a copy of the documentary The Sacred Science, produced by Nick Polizzi. You can watch the trailer above, and check out an article by the author below. Then, if your interest is …

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Unacceptable Levels: 80,000 Chemicals in Our Lives (Video)

There are more than 80,000 chemicals in our daily life—in everything from cosmetics and cleaning products to furniture and food—and yet very few of them are regulated by government. Many of them h…

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Incredible Film on Icelandic Horses (Video)

"These are animals that have ideals. So one must work according to that, and negotiate with them." — quote from trailer By Jaymi Heimbuch, TreeHugger Living in limbo between wild and domest…

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Farming Revolution in South Africa

A new project in South Africa is taking organic waste that would otherwise be left to simply decay in garbage dumps and processing it in a special facility belonging to the South African company Relia…

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