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The Seas Will Save Us: How An Army of Ocean Farmers Is Starting An Economic Revolution By Bren Smith âEUR" YES! Magazine
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, environment, habitat, humans, pollution, Sustainabililty, animals, ecosystems, oceans, pollution, climate-change, conservation )

- 801 days ago -
Good News! Permaculture in the ocean. If you were to create a network of our ocean farms totaling the size of Washington state, you could feed the planet. And clean the run-off of nitrogen from the land that is creating dead zones as well.
Loggerhead, Right Whale Breeding Grounds Are Entirely Covered By Atlantic Blasting Area | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: animals, destruction, energy, CO2emissions, protection, water, wildlife, ecosystems )

- 812 days ago -
Ironicly, sesmic testing permit applications are continuing to be considered even though the Atlantic has been taken out of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's five-year plan for oil and gas development.
Do You Speak Health Insurance? It's Not Easy : Shots - Health News : NPR
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, study, humans, illness )

- 904 days ago -
"It just seems like a lot of the buzzwords are intended to just complicate the whole thing. So here is a Health care glossary.
The 5 Biggest Wins For AmericaâEUR(TM)s Public Lands And Wildlife In 2015 | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, animals, climate, conservation, environment, habitat, nature, wildlife )

- 904 days ago -
Despite dozens of failed attempts by one of the most anti-environmental Congresses in history to roll back conservation laws, the Obama administration and lawmakers were able to secure several victories for America's public lands in 2015
Going Off Fossil Fuels Would Boost Disposable Income And Create A Million Jobs | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, climate-change, globalwarming, healthconditions, green, humans, Sustainabililty )

- 952 days ago -
A new report has found that transitioning to a clean energy economy would be an economic boon to the United States, increasing employment, reducing costs to consumers, and benefiting investors.
3 Myths About The Paris Climate Agreement, Refuted | ThinkProgress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, government, propaganda, goodnews, GoodNews, usa )

- 971 days ago -
1)Success; 90% of world emissions are covered by pledges 2) Most developing nations including China, Brazil, and India, have made serious pledges 3) The US senate does not have to ratify a new treaty before the US can participate
WeâEUR(TM)re Not as Selfish as We Think We Are. HereâEUR(TM)s the Proof | George Monbiot | Comment Is Free | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: good news, Good News, society, media, ethics )

- 980 days ago -
Stories of greed and ego bombard us. But a new study shows that humans are inherently good. The effects of an undue pessimism about human nature are momentous. those who have the bleakest view of humanity are the least likely to vote.
Study Links Fracking To Premature Births, High-Risk Pregnancies | ThinkProgress
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, illness, study, prevention, healthcare, environment, babies, science, risks, warning, women )

- 982 days ago -
A new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has linked hydraulic fracturing -- the process of pumping chemical-laced water into shale to extract the oil or gas embedded within -- to premature births and high-risk pregnancies.
The Northeast's Electricity Bills Have Dropped $460 Million Since They Started Paying For Carbon | ThinkProgress
Business  (tags: consumers, business, americans, news, energy, GoodNews, goodnews, investments, politics, society )

- 1070 days ago -
In addition to stimulating the economy and reducing carbon, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) has also reduced the cost of electricity for consumers, in the 9 US states. Studies show a price on carbon helps, not hurts, the economy.
Move Out Formula One, Hello Formula E: UK Race First to Use Solar-Charged Cars | Environment | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: environment, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, performance, news, world, unusual )

- 1090 days ago -
Proponents of electric cars hope that Formula E could help bring them into the mainstream both through technological innovation and, crucially, by tackling what AA president Edmund King calls their "milkfloat" image problem.
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