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Drilling for Water in Drought-Stricken California?

Does bottled water ever make sense? There's a time and a place for bottled water. In my green diva opinion, I think it's great in emergencies like earthquakes, hurricanes and other disasters that s…

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Oklahoma Earthquakes & Fracking. Are They Related?

Oklahoma has now surpassed California in the number of earthquakes felt this year! Is the steep increase in Oklahoma earthquakes related to fracking? Or is it merely a coincidence? Here's what m…

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New Study: What Fracking Can Do to Your Hormones

Thought you already knew all the health risks associated with fracking? A new study may have you thinking again. Study results presented at the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocr…

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Could the Loss of Net Neutrality Damage the Environmental Movement?

Could internet regulations suppress our voices? Or undermine our ability to read articles like this? First... what is net neutrality? It's the idea that no providers of legal Internet content should…

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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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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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8 Frightening Facts About Fracking

Fracking is the slang term for hydraulic fracturing. It is the process of breaking apart (fracturing) dense shale rock in order to release the hydrocarbons (like gas and oil). A gel cocktail comprised…

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Water Pollution from Fracking Confirmed in 4 States

Fracking was a very hot topics this past year, and it is likely to continue to be one into 2014. Celebrities like Mark Ruffalo, who tweets frequently about the dangers of fracking, are giving those ag…

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And The Anti-Fracking Award Goes To…

The 2013 Environmental Media Awards were a fracking good time last Saturday. The green award show, which recognizes the best films or television episodes with an environmental message, honored frackin…

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Harvest Foodie Fun, Eco-Friendly Maine & Conservation (video)

We had a GREAT show this week with a variety of topics, ranging from GD Meg's eco-adventures in Maine to a whole lot of foodie fun talk about apples and what to do with all those great veggies from th…

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