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3 WTF Environmental Stories–Just in Time for Earth Day!

With Earth Day right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to summarize a few of the latest (excuse my language) WTF environmental stories I stumbled upon this week. But don't worry---it's n…

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Greek Yogurt Takes HOW Much Water?! (Plus More Green News From the Week)

Dairy products require a whole lot of water—and many of them come from drought-ridden California. California is experiencing one of its driest years in the past half millennium. It also happens to …

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Condoms & Climate Change?

Turns out, a condom a day can keep climate change at bay A solution to easing the effects of global climate change may be one that is not often discussed—voluntary family planning. At a recent t…

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Why Exxon CEO is Against Fracking + The Danger of Yellow Dye

Who doesn't love the color yellow and it's sunny, cheerful disposition? Turns out it may be toxic. Of course, there's no shortage of other WTF news, but this time (and in future posts) you can count o…

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Oil Spills, Fracking Blowouts & Pizza?

Green Divas myEARTH360   Curated Environmental Stories from around the Globe The Green Divas have teamed up with Lynn Hasselberger of myEARTH360 to produce a roundup of the week’s top …

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Valentine’s Love for Bees and More Environmental News

Green Divas myEARTH360 Curated Environmental Stories from around the Globe The Green Divas have teamed up with Lynn Hasselberger of myEARTH360 to produce a weekly rundown of the week's top en…

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Huge Glacier Collapse in Argentina

Tourists in Argentina have been treated to a spectacular natural phenomenon when a major portion of the country's famed Perito Moreno glacier collapsed into Lake Argentina. Huge chunks of ice crashed …

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Lucy Lawless Arrested in Greenpeace Action

Actress Lucy Lawless, along with six Greenpeace companions, was arrested and charged with burglary for taking part in a Greenpeace protest aboard Shell Oil exploration ship, the Noble Discoverer. S…

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Study: India’s Air Worst in World

India has the worst air quality in the world, beating even its neighbor China, according to an annual survey based at Yale and Columbia universities in the United States. Science News by NewsLoo…

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Italian Engineers Pioneer Floating Solar Panels

Solar panels floating on the sea: the idea may sound like something from science-fiction, but an Italian firm has made it a reality. In the first scheme of its kind in the world, the panels turn on th…

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Interesting data, thank you.

thanks for clarifying the swimming after eating thing.

I got all of them right :) Except for nr 9. About nr 10: cats actually do have a collarbone, or a…