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We're Ready to Help Fight Zika
Science & Tech  (tags: Zika, World Community Grid, Disease, Vaccines, Mosquitoes, science, scientists, study, research, society, safety, computers, humans )

- 1 hour ago -
As the Zika outbreak spreads, and World Community Grid volunteers ask if their donated computing power can be used to help find new vaccines or treatments, we are actively searching for Zika researchers who need to conduct computational research.
PETITION - Combat the Debilitating Zika Virus
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika virus, mosquitoes disease, mosquito controlling, Pregnant women, health care, debilitating symptoms, prevention, risks, safety, protection )

- 15 hours ago -
The Zika virus is relatively new to the Americas and is spread by the Aedes mosquito. Although there have been no reports of instances of transmission from the mosquito in the U.S., the virus can also be transmitted from an infected pregnant woman to...
PETITION - Make Feminine Hygiene Products More Accessible and Affordable
Health & Wellness  (tags: india, hygienic products, Sanitary Products, accessibility, affordable products, health care, Preventive care, safety, women's issues, Womens Rights )

- 20 hours ago -
Women make up 50 percent of the world but less than half of women in lower or middle income countries actually have access to sanitary feminine products. Menstruation without sanitary products is a serious barrier to daily life and, in many ways, can...
How to Make Love Last
Health & Wellness  (tags: Valentine, Ted, Talks, Love, Relationships, Videos, educational, Science, interesting )

- 2 hours ago -
Ted Talks - Playlist (5 talks) How to make love last. Falling in love is intoxicating, but how do you build a lasting partnership after the high fades. Happy Valentines Day all at Care2
Time Is Running Out. Protect Wilderness and Wild Rivers in California's Central Coast Region!
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 2 days ago -
The effort to permanently protect California's Central Coast took an important step forward when Senator Barbara Boxer joined Representatives Lois Capps, Julia Brownley, and Sam Farr to introduce the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act to add
Are You Fed Up With All of Those Cans and Bottles on the Roadside and in Our Neighborhoods, Parks, Lakes and Waterways?
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution )

- 1 day ago -
More than 4 BILLION beverage containers are sold in Maryland every year and only about a quarter are actually recycled and reused. Three billion beverage containers every year end up in the environment -- in the landfill, incinerated, or as litter.
Obama Declares 3 New National Monuments In California Desert :)
Environment  (tags: USA, California, Obama, 2016, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, nature, GoodNews, government, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, protection, animalrights )

- 1 day ago -
The move permanently protects "nearly 1.8 million acres of America's public lands," the White House says in a news release. :)
Bernie Wins!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bernie, Campaign 2016, elections, hillary, Suoer Delegates, video )

- 3 days ago -
See 1st comment.
Ted Nugent 'Racist,' Should Be Kicked Off NRA Board Of Directors, Gun Control Group's Petition Says
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti semitims, Ted nugent gun control, NRA, sctivism, usa, news, politics )

- 3 days ago -
A national gun control group is pressuring the National Rifle Association to remove rocker Ted Nugent from its board of directors in response to recent comments the outspoken conservative made in the wake of the Trayvon Martin case.
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