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Lock The Gate Alliance
Environment  (tags: Australia, Lock The Gate Alliance, conservationists, traditional custodians, unsafe coal mining, coal seam gas, fracking )

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A national coalition of people from across Australia, including farmers, traditional custodians, conservationists and urban residents, who are uniting to protect our common heritage - our land, water and communities - from unsafe or inappropriate mining
Protect Yellowstone Grizzly Bears
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, protection, endangered, animals )

- 1 day ago -
Keep the Yellowstone grizzlies on the endangered species list and continue protecting them from extinction.
Toy Vey: The Rabbi Selling Kosher Vibrators
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, orthodox )

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Within ultra-Orthodox Jewish culture, physical contact between unmarried men and women is forbidden, as is viewing sexually suggestive imagery of any kind. A ban on pornography is a given, but even a VictoriaâEUR(TM)s Secret catalog is off limits for devout
Revealed: BP's Close Ties With the UK Government
World  (tags: UK and BP ties )

- 1 day ago -
Documents show the extent of BPâEUR(TM)s influence on government policy and how their intimate relationship is at odds with UK commitments to reduce carbon emissions
When They Drill, They Spill. TAKE ACTION NOW!!!
Environment  (tags: oil spill disaster, california coast, catastrophe, destruction, pollution, environment, ecosystems, protection )

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An estimated 105.000 gallons of crude oil spilled on California's coastline near Santa Barbara on Tuesday. The broken pipeline created a slick stretching nine miles along some of California's most popular camping destinations before it was secured.
YES! To a Sustainable Fishing Code in Senegal!
Business  (tags: business, economy, environment, SustainableDevelopment )

- 1 day ago -
Chinese fishing companies have overfished, and ultimately emptied their oceans and are now out to do the same in AfricaâEUR(TM)s west coast!
Texas Ban on Fracking Bans Criticized
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas bans fracking legislation )

- 1 day ago -
Dear citizen, be afraid, be very afraid...
BP Oil Spill Caused Dolphins' Lung Disease, Deaths: Study
Environment  (tags: Dolphins and the Gulf spill )

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Dolphins swimming in the oil-contaminated waters of the Gulf of Mexico after the 2010 BP spill suffered unusual lung lesions and died at high rates because of petroleum pollution
Emissions From Canada's Oil Sands Will Likely Increase Faster Than New Technologies Can Be Developed to Curb Them
Environment  (tags: Tar sands emissions will increase faster )

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What an ugly mess. Remember those Trans Canada ads portraying the pristine white site sitting among the pines? Here's the reality.
Printing 3-D Graphene Structures for Tissue Engineering
Science & Tech  (tags: Nano graphene )

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This is only the beginning.
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