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The Last Spot on Earth Just Passed a Historic Climate Milestone
Science & Tech  (tags: science, discovery, climate-change, CO2emissions, climatechange, globalwarming, globalwarming, south pole, pollution, environment, destruction, science, research, study, news )

Michael
- 171 days ago - gizmodo.com
On May 23rd, something extraordinary happened at the South Pole. For the first time in 4 million years, carbon dioxide concentrations cleared 400 parts per million (ppm).
Stanford University Report Finds Fracking CAN Pollute Underground Drinking Water, Conflicting With Previous Studies
Science & Tech  (tags: new study, Stanford fracking study, pollution, underground drinking water supply, Pavillion, Wyoming )

Judy
- 246 days ago - cleveland.com
"This is a wake-up call," said the lead author of the study. "It's perfectly legal to inject stimulation fluids into underground drinking water resources. This may be causing widespread impacts on drinking water resources."
Greenpeace Sting Shows Academics Selling Themselves To Polluters
Science & Tech  (tags: Princeton University, pollution, climate change denial, corruption, Academia, Prof. Wm. Happer, Prof. Frank Clemente, Greenpeace, oil & coal companies )

Barbara
- 362 days ago - shadowproof.com
Greenpeace activists posed as representatives of oil & coal companies, approached 2 academics - Professor William Happer of Princeton University, Prof. Frank Clemente of Penn State U - about writing research papers that LIED about Pollution, for money!
Mealworms Chow Down on Plastic
Science & Tech  (tags: polystyrene foam, Styrofoam, plastic, mealworms, larval Tenebrio molitor beetles, research, pollution, waste )

Judy
- 395 days ago - student.societyforscience.org
Tiny insects could tackle a giant waste problem
First Signs Of Global Warming Appeared In 1940s
Science & Tech  (tags: science, climate-change, climatechange, globalwarming, globalwarming, CO2emissions, pollution, science, ecosystems, fossil fuels, Industrial Revolution )

Michael
- 437 days ago - iflscience.com
Only recently has it become possible to detect the effects of human-induced greenhouse gas emissions on global temperatures. However, by examining data on a regional basis, climate scientists have found indications of global warming dating to the 1940s.
SCIENTISTS AGAINST GMOS
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, government, GoodNews, oceans, politics, pollution, healthconditions, humans, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, science, research, Sustainabililty, world, wildlife, nat )

Leopold
- 478 days ago - organiclifestylemagazine.com
Biotechnology has long tried to paint the critics of genetic engineering as anti-science. A great effort has been made to convince the public that the majority of worldâEUR(TM)s scientists support genetic engineering. In reality, GMOs are heavily criticized in
Articles - What Is the Scariest Object in the World? - Hit the News
Science & Tech  (tags: destruction, energy, healthconditions, pollution, research, radia-active, science, world, humans, scientists )

Shirley
- 480 days ago - hithenews.com
This horrific mass dubbed "the elephant's foot" is the scariest object in the world.
Large Volcanic Eruptions May Have Changed Climate and Altered Human History
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, society, investigation, climate-change, climate, pollution, volcanoes, science, discovery, ancient )

Michael
- 512 days ago - iflscience.com
Volcanic eruptions have been known to affect the Earth's climate, but scientists have found it difficult to quantify by just how much.
~ Virgin Earth Challenge ~
Science & Tech  (tags: Virgin, Earth, challenge, Contest, Reward offered, humans, globalwarming, climate-change, ecosystems, CO2emissions, destruction, environment, globalwarming, nature, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, endangered, animals, research, study, science )

Mari
- 551 days ago - virginearth.com
$25 Million prize for a system for REMOVING GREENHOUSE GASES FROM THE ATMOSPHERE in order to stop Global warming.
20-Year-Old To Launch World's First Ocean Cleaning System In 2016
Science & Tech  (tags: science, oceans, plastic, plastic pollution, pollution, NewTechnology, environment, technology, garbage patch )

Michael
- 552 days ago - iflscience.com
An estimated 300 million tons of plastic are produced and thrown away every year. Given that the stuff doesn't break down easily over time, this is extremely bad news for the environments in which it accumulates.
Stop Illegal and Unsustainable Overfishing
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world, abuse, crime, dishonesty, ethics, health, l )

Marco
- 555 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Chinese companies are fishing illegally in West African waters, according to a study recently released by Greenpeace. According to the report, the number of Chinese fishing boats in African waters has risen dramatically in past decades, with nearly ...
Scientists: Earth Endangered By New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans ~ HUMOR ~ SATIRE
Science & Tech  (tags: Humor, Satire, news, science, research, investigation, discovery, humans, scientists, world, safety, interesting, environment, climate-change, global warming, pollution )

Carrie
- 573 days ago - newyorker.com
(The Borowitz Report) ~ Scientists have discovered a powerful new strain of fact-resistant humans who are threatening the ability of Earth to sustain life, a sobering new study reports.
We Should Be Outraged By Europe Slaughtering Sea Life in the Name of 'Science'
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, government, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, research, science, Sustainabililty, wildlife, corporate, ethics, environment, research, investigation, news, safet )

Marco
- 664 days ago - msn.com
Fishing in Europe with poisons, explosives and electricity is banned. But the commission has gradually been rescinding the ban on using electricity. It began with one or two boats, then in 2010, after ferocious lobbying by the government of (continued...)
Convene a Congressional Hearing on Aerosol Geoengineering in US - Force Change
Science & Tech  (tags: US, Weather, Climate Change, Geoengineering, Toxic Metals, Pollution, Health risks, Environment, Society, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 680 days ago - forcechange.com
The US Air Force and Navy are experimenting with high-altitude spraying of various heavy metals to precipitate clouds without public consent. These toxic metals end up in the air, soil and water creating health risks and environmental damage.
Sylvia Earle, Undersea Explorer & Marine Biologist, Using Technology To Understand The Oceans   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Sylvia Earle, Ocean Life, deep water horizon, pollution, over fishing, fish, marine life, whales, animals, ecosystems, habitat, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Fiona
- 800 days ago - youtube.com
Sylvia Earle, marine biologist & spokesperson for the ocean, was the first person to be awarded the Time Magazine "Hero For The Planet" Award in 1998.
 

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