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A New Frontier for Fracking: Drilling Near the Arctic Circle
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fracking intheArctic, indigenous rights, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, weather, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, healthconditions, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Hydraulic fracturing is about to move into the Canadian Arctic, with companies exploring the region's rich shale oil deposits. But many indigenous people and conservationists have serious concerns ...
Tick Capable of Making People Allergic to Meat Is on the Rise in the U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Allergies, health )

- 2 days ago -
One bite from a Lone Star tick can make a person severely allergic to meat -- and cases appear to be on the rise in parts of the U.S.
The 'Pre-Holocene' Climate Is Returning - and It Won't Be Fun
Science & Tech  (tags: biodiversity, chemicals, climate change, environment, extinction, fossil fuels, pollution, Science documentary )

- 23 hours ago -
The calm and tranquil Holocene has now been replaced by the Anthropocene - heralding a return to a volatile and destructive climate. Truly, we have woken an angry beast from its slumber.
Burying Animals Alive Is Cruel and Should Be Prosecuted! | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: poultry welfare, Chicken factory farming, chicken abuse, outdoor graves, mass graves )

- 2 days ago -
One callous worker laughingly described the mass grave as a "gravy that's simmering and squirming," and on a separate occasion admitted that Prince Poultry workers don't properly euthanize unwanted birds before dumping them alive.
A Vote for Bob Is a Vote for Nature (UK Petition)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CO2emissions, eco-friendly, environment, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 3 days ago -
I may be just one small red squirrel, but I have big ambitions. I want my young - and yours - to inherit a world where they can thrive. I'm challenging all politicians to take care of the natural places we all need and enjoy. I'm not asking you to become
How We Harvest Horseshoe Crab Blood to Save Human Lives
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, animals, crabs, cruelty, ethics, suffering, wildlife )

- 3 days ago -
In order to obtain horseshoe crab blood, around 250,000 live crabs are harvested along the east coast of the U.S. each year. They are transported to 1 of 5 companies, cleaned and then set up in racks for around 30 percent of their blood to be drawn.
Trees Should Grow From a Seed, Not a Test Tube - Petition
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, genetic engineerng, GMO trees, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, sustainable, world, humans )

- 8 days ago -
Genetically engineered trees are an international threat that, if planted en masse, could irrevocably damage life as we know it. Right now, corporations are tearing down native forests and destroying the homes of Indigenous Peoples to plant acre after acr
COOL Ruling Could Impact a GMO Label Lawsuit
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, GMO labelling, greenproducts, health, humans, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 14 days ago -
A recent ruling on country-of-origin labeling may have implications in legal battles over the labeling of genetically modified organisms. A recent court ruling that upheld mandatory country-of-origin labeling of meat may come to bear on litigation over-->
Bombs for Butterflies
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, greenliving, humans, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 22 days ago -
If the key to saving monarchs is growing more milkweed, why aren't we walking around with pockets full of seed? `
Little Farm in Suburbia
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, news )

- 25 days ago -
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