START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Jill's News

Green Lifestyle

Synthetic Biology Could Open a Whole New Can of Worms
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, farming, health, humans, Sustainabililty, synthetic biology, technology, world )

Kathy
- 292 days ago - ipsnews.net
Synthetic biology differs from conventional genetic engineering in its technique, scale, and its use of novel and synthetic genetic sequences - raising new risks to biodiversity.
Widespread Glyphosate Contamination in USA
Green Lifestyle  (tags: contamination, environment, health, genetic engineering, GMOs, Glyphosate, protection, Sustainabililty, Roundup )

Kathy
- 291 days ago - permaculturenews.org
The most comprehensive research to date on environmental glyphosate levels exposes the widespread contamination of soil and water in the US, as well as its water treatment system.
How Palm Oil Production Has Changed Life for the Orangutan
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, palm oil, destruction, wildlife, orangutans, protection )

CherAway
- 291 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Sadly, however, there are many casualties of the palm industry as the result of this vicious practice, one of the most prominent being the orangutan.
A New Technology Turns Food Waste and Poo Into Power, Saving the Environment and Mone
Green Lifestyle  (tags: technology, recycling, greenliving, greenproducts, green, energy, eco-friendly, Sustainabililty, coolstuff )

Cal
- 303 days ago - takepart.com
A California facility has become one of the world's first carbon-neutral wastewater treatment plants.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Filling Landfills With Recyclable Food - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, eco-friendly, recycling, green, greenliving, interesting, sustainable )

Cal
- 359 days ago - forcechange.com
About eleven million tons of food is wasted in the United Kingdom each year, and only six percent of the 7.2 million tonnes of food is recycled. In other countries in places like Africa, South America, and Asia, there is not enough food to eat, let alone
The Link Between Vanishing Wildlife and Child Slavery and Terrorism
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, human trafficking, child slavery, wildlife, poaching )

Gillian
- 365 days ago - takepart.com
The decimation of the planet's wildlife is extracting a high cost on humans as it drives child slavery, human trafficking, and (Islamic) terrorism, according to a special report published Thursday in the journal Science.
Monsanto Ordered to Pay $93 Million to Small Town for Poisoning Citizens
Green Lifestyle  (tags: gmo, eco-friendly, Sustainabililty )

Nils Ande
- 364 days ago - naturalsociety.com
Big wins can happen in small places. The West Virginia State Supreme Court finalized a big blow to the biotech giant Monsanto this month,
ACTION ALERT: STOP the Rare Florida Forest From Being Leveled for a Walmart, Businesses & Apartments Development!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: trees, ecosystems, environment, conservation )

Simone
- 375 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
One of the world's rarest forests, a section of Miami-Dade County's last intact tracts of endangered pine rockland, is getting a new resident: a Walmart. About 88 acres of rockland, a globally imperiled habitat containing a menagerie of plants, animals
She's Going to Dig the HERShovel, a Garden Tool Scientifically Designed for Women
Green Lifestyle  (tags: design, CoolStuff, garden, farming )

Shaheen
- 374 days ago - treehugger.com
We may all be equal, but we're not all equally sized or proportioned, and because of the differences between women's bodies and men's bodies, the tools that work well in a man's hands may not be nearly as useful to a woman.
Newcastle University Study Proves Organic Food Is Better for You
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 380 days ago - cornucopia.org
The largest study of its kind - led by North East experts - has found significant benefits to organic food. An international team led by Newcastle University has shown that organic crops are up to 69% higher in a number of key antioxidants than convention
 
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Jill Vickerman

Jill V.
Jill's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Jill's contributions
Stories submitted: 2797
Front Page stories: 1230
Noted in Past Week: 0
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!