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Bring New Jersey Back Into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Chris Christie, RGGI, climate crisis, environment, corruption, americans, politics )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
New Jersey was a founding member of the RGGI cap and trade program. When Governor Christie pulled us out of the program, he contributed to our climate crisis while costing the state vital federal aid. We have missed out on $114 million in federal clean...
Fowl Play? Scientists Investigate Wildlife Crime in Secret Oregon Lab
Animals  (tags: wildlife, Ashaland Oregon, investigation, animal rights )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - today.com
"Sadly, this is the only such lab in the world," Ken Goddard, the director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Forensics Laboratory, told TODAY. "We're the only full-service wildlife crime lab."
Guatemala's Mining Laws Are Stoking Conflict: Now Is the Moment to Act ACTION
World  (tags: Indigenous peoples, Guatamala, mining, human rights, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - e-activist.com
Intensive gold and silver mining and other resource extraction in Guatemala are taking place without proper consultation with local communities, creating conflict.
Pictures of the Day: 19 September 2014
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 19 September 2014 )

Giana
- 2 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Good photos, some sad.
Killer Chimps Reveal Why Violence Persists
Animals  (tags: chimpanzees, violence, born killers, humans, aggression, study )

Giana
- 3 days ago - news.discovery.com
Chimpanzees and humans share much in common, including cooperating to kill perceived rivals, and now a new study finds that this kind of lethal aggression -- at least among chimps -- is "normal" and sadly all too common.
Who's the Best Dog in the World?
Animals  (tags: dog, video, cute )

Giana
- 3 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Five-year-old Amelia was lounging in bed one Sunday morning with Eric, her owner, when he asked her who was the best dog in the world.
"Spiraling Into Control" of Quiet and Efficient Residential Wind Generation
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, society, technology, world )

Frans
- 3 days ago - industrytap.com
In a "Eureka!" moment, Dutch company Archimedes, named for the renowned ancient mathematician, has designed a nautilus shaped silent wind turbine. The Liam F-1 promises to become the "next generation" of wind generation....
* How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into HOUSING *
Science & Tech  (tags: Architecture, concept, design, environment, humans, interesting, society, technology, world )

Frans
- 4 days ago - industrytap.com
Brazil may be the soccer capital of the world, but surveys show 52% of Brazilians did not support hosting the World Cup in their own country. Thousands of Brazilians lost their homes for the construction of World Cup stadiums ...
Beautiful Birds - Beautiful Nature
Animals  (tags: Nature, birds, video, beautiful )

Giana
- 4 days ago - video.slimail.com
So wonderful!
 
 
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