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Pine Beetle Epidemic - National Geographic Magazine
Environment  (tags: bark beetles, mountain pine beetles, insect infestation, epidemic, dying forests, pine forest, western North America, global change in climate, warming, drought, forestry, logging, blue-toned lumber, pesticides, GMO trees, non-intervention management )

- 1057 days ago -
"A warming climate allowed pine beetles ravage the West [of the U.S.]. Now they are spreading east across Canada."
Is Deepwater Drilling Safer, 5 Years After Worst Oil Spill?
Environment  (tags: oil, fossil fuels, offshore drilling, deep sea drilling, oil spills, the Gulf, environmental disasters, pollution, endangerment of species, dirty energy, energy policy, controversy )

- 1057 days ago -
"Deepwater drilling is increasing in the Gulf. Oil companies say itâEUR(TM)s safer now, but critics say spills are inevitable."
Lincoln - National Geographic Magazine
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Abraham Lincoln, April 1865, Lincoln's assassination, J. W. Booth, Lincoln funeral train, U.S. presidents, U.S. domestic politics & history, Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation, 13th Amendment, abolitionism, African-Americans, civil rights, legacy )

- 1057 days ago -
"On the 150th anniversary of the Great Emancipator's assassination, Americans along the route of his funeral train reflect on his life and legacy."
Hubble's Greatest Hits - National Geographic Magazine
Science & Tech  (tags: Hubble Space Telescope, NASA, National Geographic, astronomy, universe, discovery, images )

- 1056 days ago -
What appeared like a failure at first was to become one of the world's most productive & popular scientific machines: The Hubble Space Telescope celebrates 25 years since it was launched into orbit. View this selection of dazzling images of the cosmos!
NAVS: Take Action: Get Involved: Lab Animal Week 2015
Animals  (tags: 24 April 2015, World Lab Animal Day, Lab Animal Week, National Anti-Vivisection Society, NAVS, laboratory animals, trade in primates, animal transports, animal experiments, endangerment of species, cruelty to animals, suffering, ethical issue )

- 1058 days ago -
April 24th marks World Day for Laboratory Animals. The surrounding week is known as World Week for Animals in Laboratories. Besides observing this event, you can take action so as to help end the trade in laboratory animals and animal experiments as such.
6 BIG Reasons Why Big Cats Don't Belong in Circuses | Features | PETA
Animals  (tags: PLEDGE, circus animals, big cats, animal abuse, Cruelty To Animals, encagement, captivity, isolation, denial of needs, physical punishment, dangerous acts, unnecessary deaths, PETA, boycott )

- 1058 days ago -
Pledge never to go to a circus that uses animals! Circus animals are torn out of their natural environment, subjected to isolation & permanent encagement, forced to perform, faced with abuse & cruelty just for profit.. Please stand up to this & boycott it
PETA Prime: The Chicken By the Road
Animals  (tags: chickens, factory farmed animals, factory chicken farms, CAFOs, Delaware, cruelty to animals, ethics, PETA )

- 1058 days ago -
a moving story about a little hurt chicken that was rescued but later succumbed to her grave injuries, or about the cruelties of factory farming--as opposed to a more compassionate life we could all elect to be living
End the Cage Age for Europe's Rabbits | Compassion in World Farming
Animals  (tags: PETITION, rabbits, factory farmed animals, factory farming, rabbit farming, caged rabbits, animal welfare & rights, Europe, EU, CIWF, investigation, ban )

- 1058 days ago -
There R 330 mil. rabbits farmed in Europe p.a., most in cages & so in appalling conditions, making 'em the 2nd most farmed species. Pls sign the pet calling on members of the EU Parliament & EU Agricultural Ministers 2 ban the use of cages in rabbit farmi
Wild Horse Tale: Pale Ale ~ Then and Now | Straight From the Horse's Heart
Animals  (tags: wild horses & burros, protection, wild horse advocates, Spring Mountains, Las Vegas, Nevada, AWHA, Spring Mountain Alliance, Wild Horse Freedom Federation, story )

- 1068 days ago -
an original article by Arlene Gawne, President of AmericaâEUR(TM)s Wild Horse Advocates (AWHA) âEUR" the Spring Mountain Alliance, about ca. 400 wild mustangs that still roam in Spring Mountains, near to Las Vegas, Nevada
Save the Arctic. Time Is Running Out. Sign Now. | Greenpeace
Animals  (tags: PETITION, oil, fossil fuels, off-shore drilling, Arctic drilling plans, Shell, Greenpleace, wildlife, polar bears, walruses, oil spills, icemelt, global change of climate, environmental protection )

- 1068 days ago -
Sign this & join Greenpeace in their fight against Shell's Arctic drilling plans, helping protect wildlife such as walruses or polar bears, stop oil spills, or prevent icemelt caused by climate change. Oppose fossil fuel industry 2 help save our planet.
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