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Flooding Flushes Oil, Fracking Chemicals Into Texas Rivers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, floods, fracking chemicals and oil, rivers, health threats, carcinogens, leukemia, brain cancer, endocrine disruptors, premature births, cattle deaths )

- 2 days ago -
Recent Texas floods have inundated oil wells and fracking sites, flushing oil and fracking chemicals into rivers.
The Story Behind PrinceâEUR(TM)s Low-Profile Generosity to Green Causes | Grist
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, activists, Musicians, Icons, Green For All, #YesWeCode, Prince, Prince Roger Nelson, Van Jones, Charity, world, society, death, arts, children )

- 3 days ago -
Dude was awesome in so many ways. ;_; In the outpouring of media coverage after PrinceâEUR(TM)s death at the age of 57 last week, fans around the globe began to learn more about the notoriously private star âEUR" including that he gave away a lot of money.
Caught on Camera - Entire Family of Snow Leopards
Offbeat  (tags: animals, goodnews, interesting, wildlife )

- 4 days ago -
The endangered cats plainly feel happy in their natural habitat but snow leopards were spotted here for the first time from footprints only as recently as March 2015.
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Linked to Reduced Depressive Relapse Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans )

- 4 days ago -
Those who received MBCT, and in many cases tapered or discontinued antidepressant medication, were 23% less likely to relapse to major depression.
Fast Food Identified as a Significant Source of Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, diet, disease, family, food, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, risks, warning, fast food )

- 4 days ago -
Fast food contains many ingredients that compromise health, but did you know these convenience meals also come with an extra serving of endocrine-disrupting chemicals? According to recent research, people who eat drive-through hamburgers and take...
Man Sentenced to 97 Years in Human Trafficking Case
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, human trafficking charges )

- 4 days ago -
A San Francisco man convicted of sexually trafficking two girls, 14 and 16, flew into a rage in court Thursday just before being sentenced to 97 years to life in state prison.
Human Trafficking Is a Real Problem in Michigan
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, freedoms, Human Trafficking )

- 2 days ago -
We always think things happen to someone else, but not us. Horrible things happen in other countries but not ours. I was shocked to learn that Michigan is one of the top spots in the United States for human trafficking.
What Mars Looks Like Up Close
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, nasa, space )

- 4 days ago -
This is what the Red Planet looks like.
Four Poachers Get Life for Killing Costa Rican Sea Turtle Defender
World  (tags: Jairo Mora Sandoval, murdered activist, Sea Turtlesprotection )

- 3 days ago -
4 poachers have received prison sentences ranging from 74 to 90 years for the May 30 2013 murder of Costa Rican sea turtle defender Jairo Mora Sandoval, 26, & the kidnapping & robbery of 4 volunteers who were helping Mora to protect sea turtle nests
Why You Shouldn't Exercise to Lose Weight, Explained With 60+ Studies - Vox
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, prevention, Exercise, Obesity, Food, diet, nutrition, study, research, science, society, environment, investigation )

- 4 days ago -
Not that you should stop. "I'm going to make you work hard," a blonde and perfectly muscled fitness instructor screamed at me in a recent spinning class, "so you can have that second drink at happy hour!"
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