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Is Monsanto on the Side of Science?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, interesting, Sustainabililty, world )

- 2 days ago -
Monsanto positions itself as a champion of science and GM supporters tar critics as 'anti-science'. But is this accurate? Claire Robinson looks at how scientists who investigate the safety of GM foods are treated.
Passengers Were Doomed By Post 9/11 Safety System
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, world, investigation, 9-11 mania )

- 3 days ago -
Regulation changes restricting control system access have enabled a single person to defeat safety protocols
Repeated Use of Antibiotics May Raise Diabetes Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, health, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, science )

- 3 days ago -
People prescribed two or more courses of specific types of antibiotics were more likely to be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes They came from one of four categories: penicillins, cephalosporins, quinolones and macrolides.
Miriam Santiago: Probe Toxic Waste Dumping in PH
Environment  (tags: habitat, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, endangered, ecosystems, healthconditions )

- 5 days ago -
Environmental groups have lauded the resolution filed by Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago calling for a probe on the dumping of hazardous wastes in the Philippines by developed countries.
Fracking Used to Inject Nuclear Waste Underground for Decades
Environment  (tags: cover-up, radia-active, water, habitat )

- 6 days ago -
nuclear waste was buried beneath the EarthâEUR(TM)s surface by Halliburton & Co. for decades as a means of disposing the by-products of post-World War II atomic energy production.
High Speed Trains Are Killing the European Railway Network
Green Lifestyle  (tags: sustainable, recycling, technology, travel, trains, networks )

- 8 days ago -
The introduction of a high speed train connection invariably accompanies the elimination of a slightly slower, but much more affordable, alternative route, forcing passengers to use the new and more expensive product, or abandon the train altogether.
Delivery of US Weapons and Ammunition to ISIS: Iraqi Commander Wiretaps ISIS Communications With US Military
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, war, terrorism )

- 10 days ago -
A commander of IraqâEUR(TM)s popular forces disclosed that wiretapping of ISILâEUR(TM)s communications has confirmed the reports that the US planes have been airdropping food and arms supplies for the Takfiri terrorists.
Fracking Will Ruin Sacred, Preserved Sites in the âEUR~American Cradle of CivilizationâEUR(TM) - Lawsuit
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Court, Fracking, History, Law, Scandal, USA )

- 13 days ago -
A Navajo advocacy group has asked a federal judge to halt hydraulic fracking permits in the San Juan Basin of New Mexico, claiming that drilling threatens a historic UNESCO heritage site considered sacred by Navajo, Hopi and Pueblo peoples.
Dozens of Strangers Learn Sign Language to Give Deaf Man the Surprise of His Life: VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, technology, society, Samsung ad, Istanbul, video service for hearing impaired )

- 13 days ago -
A heartwarming, elaborately planned Samsung ad in which a group of Istanbul residents learn to communicate with a deaf man has gone viral online. Yes - it's an ad - but see what it means to the young man to have barriers dropped!
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