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Oklahoma Hit With 70 Quakes in a Week
Environment  (tags: drilling byproducts and wastewater, Oklahoma, fracking, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

- 29 days ago -
Earthquakes have been linked to oil and gas activity for more than five decades, but in recent years the rate of tremors has shot up across the United States in areas where drilling and waste from the production occur...
What Happens After the Bin?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling plastic, greenliving, environment, recycling, sustainable )

- 27 days ago -
Our waste will be recycled, and weâEUR(TM)ve done our part. But, as we are about to learn, this isnâEUR(TM)t always true. All plastic is not created equal.
Is Your Moisturizer Increasing Your Cancer Risk?
Health & Wellness  (tags: moisturizers, parabens, Sodium lauryl sulfate, Isopropyl palmitate, BHT, coconut oil )

- 25 days ago -
The skin is closely linked to the blood stream; it turns out that many of the creams and chemicals applied to our skin get absorbed into our blood stream- yuck!
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic chemicals, babies, children, prevention, risks, health )

- 25 days ago -
Bills to overhaul federal toxic chemicals policies are now moving through Congress. They would require that all chemicals be proven safe for children before they can be sold.
Seal Of Whitesboro NY, Depicts A White Settler Strangling A Native American
Society & Culture  (tags: Whitesboro NY, state seal, indigenous history, culture, ethics, racism, native americans )

- 27 days ago -
Residents of Whitesboro, a small town in upstate New York, will hit the polls Monday to vote on replacing a racist village seal that depicts a white settler strangling a Native American man.
Largest Age Map Yet Created for Our Milky Way Galaxy
Science & Tech  (tags: Milky Way Galaxy, galaxy map, Sloan Digital Sky Survey, galaxy history )

- 24 days ago -
In this latest effort, the researchers examined the ages of more than 70,000 stars in order to create the new map. It charts an extent that stretches halfway across our galaxy to 50,000 light-years away.
Stop Selling Inhumane Leather Products Vera Bradley ACTION
Animals  (tags: Vera Bradley, animal cruelty, leather, abuse, AnimalWelfare )

- 23 days ago -
My petition on Please sign and share...Thank you!
This Bird Will Out-Dance You, Because It Has a Built-in Tutu
Animals  (tags: parotia bird of paradise, wildlife, mating dance, bird study )

- 23 days ago -
Only humans would invent ballet, with its lithe dance moves and slightly bizarre tutus - right?
Another âEUR~Propaganda PieceâEUR(TM)
World  (tags: Iran, propoganda piece, 10 sailors )

- 23 days ago -
Now, the Iranian media has put out another propaganda piece, in which they interview the detained sailors and pressure them to give answers as to why they were in Iranian waters.
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