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TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Newly-Discovered Ozone-Depleting Chemicals!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, ozone depletion, harmful chemicals, law, EPA, EPA oversight, politics, healthconditions, conservation, pollution, climate-change, globalwarming )

- 561 days ago -
The EPA should ban four newly discovered chemicals that deplete the ozone but may slip through a legal loophole.
Report: Climate Change May Trigger 'Abrupt' Worldwide Consequences
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, trees, wat )

- 562 days ago -
Scientists warn of 'massive,' irreversible changes with devastating impacts unless world takes immediate action
While America Spars Over Keystone XL, A Vast Network Of Pipelines Is Quietly Being Approved
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather )

- 562 days ago -
After countless marches, arrests, Congressional votes, and editorials, the five-and-a-half year battle over the controversial Keystone XL pipeline is nearing its end. If a recent ruling in Nebraska doesn't delay the decision further, [....]
This 3,200 Year-Old Tree Is So Massive...
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, endangered, globalwarming, TRE )

- 562 days ago -
The President is the world's second largest known tree in the world, standing at 247 feet tall and still growing. It's located in the Sequoia National Park and is 3,200 years old. Photos and more photos with short video.
DAVID SUZUKI: Geoengineering Is Not the Answer to Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, endangered, geoengineering, weather, climate, climate-change, pollution, protection, habitat, globalwarming )

- 563 days ago -
Because nature doesn't always behave the same in a lab, test tube or computer program as it does in the real world, scientists and engineers have come up with ideas that didn't turn out as expected.
'Stable' NE Greenland Ice Sheet Is Melting Away
Environment  (tags: globalwarming, climate-change, glacial metl, Greenland, world, protection, weather, ecosystems, environment, destruction, water, politics, oceans )

- 564 days ago -
A new study has found that the NE section of the Greenland ice sheet - thought to be stable due to the extreme cold - has been losing ice since 2006 with increasing speed
Mountain Thermostats: Scientists Discover Surprising Climate Stabilizer That May Be Key to the Longevity of Life on Earth
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, mountains, research, science, Sustainabililty, weather, world )

- 564 days ago -
What do mountains have to do with climate change? More than you'd expect: new research shows that the weathering rates of mountains caused by vegetation growth plays a major role in controlling global temperatures.
Is the Amazon Heading Towards a 'Tipping Point' as a Carbon Sink?
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 564 days ago -
The world's largest rain forest is ravaged by deforestation and two recent droughts. If they continue, says one expert, the Amazon risks entering a period where it can no longer be relied upon to absorb more greenhouse gas emissions than it produces.
*Take Action* Tell America's Biggest Brands to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, Petition, politics, pollution, science, Sustainabililty )

- 564 days ago -
Tell these major corporations that--for the sake of our atmosphere, tropical forests, peatlands, and endangered species--the time to act is now. Please sign the Petition!
Controversial Amazon Dams May Have Exacerbated Biblical Flooding
Environment  (tags: Amazon dams, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, weather, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, world )

- 565 days ago -
Critics of the dams say that the record flooding is likely the result of two causes: the dams and climate change.
How a False Solution to Climate Change Is Damaging the Natural World
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, ecosystems, agriculture, soil degradation, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, green )

- 566 days ago -
In growing maize for biogas, the crop that does most damage to the soil is being specifically exempted from the rules
Tell Paul Ryan to Stop Blocking Action on Climate Change ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, climate-change, habitat, nature, protection )

- 566 days ago -
Congressman Paul Ryan accused the 97% of climate scientists who agree that man-made climate change is real of "intentionally mislead[ing] the public on the issue of climate change." What's more, he has repeatedly voted to assault clean energy and water
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Emperor Penguins Avoid Extinction
Environment  (tags: climate-change, humans, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, ecosystems, environment, climatechange, destruction, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, oceans, nature )

- 570 days ago -
Scientists predict that nearly half of the world's emperor penguins may disappear by mid-century if we don't make drastic cuts in carbon pollution soon.

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