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Are We There Yet? Scientists Prepare for Change of Epoch
Science & Tech  (tags: Anthropocene, Human Impact, Environment, Epochs, International Geological Congress )

Brian
- 1 day ago - morningticker.com
"Scientists from around the world met this week to decide whether to call time on the Holocene epoch after 11,700 years and begin a new geological age called the Anthropocene - to reflect humankind's deep impact on the planet."
Citizen Science: You Can Help Researchers Track Kelp Forests
Science & Tech  (tags: citizen science, ocean, kelp forests, satellite images, tutorial )

Joyce
- 1 day ago - care2.com
Researchers want to monitor kelp forests and need citizen scientists for the Floating Forests project. Individuals can look at satellite images and highlight the green stains created by kelp forests, drawing out a topography of kelp.
First Sex Happened Between Square-Dancing Fish
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, discovery, concept, interesting, research, science, sex, fish )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
The origin of mating via sexual intercourse has been pushed back nearly 100 million years to 430 million years ago when, according to a new study, an ancient type of fish engaged in copulation that resembled square dancing.
In Tennessee, Time Comes for a Nuclear Plant Four Decades in the Making
Science & Tech  (tags: Watts Bar 2, TVA, Tennessee Valley Authority, Nuclear Energy, Low Emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 21 hours ago - nytimes.com
The single most important benefit of nuclear energy is that, at a time when Climate Change represents the single biggest threat to humanity, our development of Next Generation Nuclear facilities is our best chance for changing the course of Climate Change
'The Hobbit' Turns 10: Find That Rewrote Human History
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, theories, human, evolution )

Ray
- 21 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The discovery of a tiny species of human 10 years ago has transformed theories of human evolution.
Astronomers Create First 3D Map Of Hidden Universe
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, design, interesting, news, NewTechnology, space, technology, tech )

Linda
- 18 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Mapping the cosmos sounds like a daunting challenge, but now an international team of astronomers has managed to do just that.
Grant a Dying Father His Final Wish - Reunite Him With His Long-Lost Son
World  (tags: humanrights, australia, world, ACTION PLEASE, dying wish )

Rose
- 18 hours ago - communityrun.org
We urge you to use your discretionary powers as Australia's Immigration Minister to expedite a remaining relative visa for Saacid, whose father Abdi is dying of terminal liver cancer in Darwin. They have not seen each other for 23 years.
Wild Horse Herd Roundup: Psychopathic Behavior and Abuse of Horses Out of Control
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, slaughter, killing, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Dan
- 17 hours ago - goo.gl
" This is where your tax dollars go, killing our wild horses. This so cattle can graze on OUR PUBLIC LAND free or at low cost," stated a Wild Horse Advocate." Feature story (Big Red Box) on today's Animal News Sentinel.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Marbled Cat
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, humans, protection, cats, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Indiscriminate snaring is prevalent throughout much of its range and is likely to pose a major threat. It is valued for its skin, meat and bones, but infrequently observed in the illegal Asian wildlife trade.
Ban All Ivory Sales In the United States - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: elephant poaching, endangered, animalcruelty )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign if not already.Elephants are being poached at an alarming rate. They are killed for their tusks. Trinkets and other trivial and unnecessary items are carved from the tusks. It is estimated that about 650,000 elepants still exist in the wild
 
 
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