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Which Countries Create the Most Ocean Trash?
Environment  (tags: The U.S. ranked 20th, discarded bottles, bags, straws, packaging and other items—, ended up in the world’s oceanscorrupti, government, asia, china, world, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, healthcare, disease, environment, destruction, ec )

- 14 days ago -
Photo: Scripps Institution of Oceanography/AP China and Indonesia are likely the top sources of plastic reaching the oceans, accounting for more than a third of the plastic bottles, bags and other detritus washed out to sea,
Nearly 200 Pilot Whales Stranded on New Zealand Beach; 24 Already Dead
Animals  (tags: suffering, ocean, wildlife, protection, habitat, animalrights, endangered, whales )

- 14 days ago -
198 pilot whales stranded on New ZealandâEUR(TM)s South Island with hordes of rescuers rushing to the remote area in a bid to guide them back to sea. Two dozen of whales had died.
Newly-Discovered Jurassic Mammals Lived Among Dinosaurs
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, animals, China, discovery, interesting, mammals, news, research, science, University of Chicago )

- 13 days ago -
Two new species of small early mammals that shared the landscape with big dinosaurs have been discovered in China âEUR" one was an agile tree climber and the other was a burrow-dwelling cousin. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Defend Oregon's Rivers From Fracked Gas Exports PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, rivers, fracked gas exorts )

- 15 days ago -
Take action below -- urge the Oregon DEQ to protect the incredible waters and wildlife people have come to expect from the state by denying this project's permit.
Ditch Inefficient and Wasteful Biofuel Use PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, energy, biofuels )

- 14 days ago -
Stop the use of biofuels in favor of more efficient energy sources.
Ban Dog Spinning in Brodilovo, Bulgaria!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, Animal Cruelty, animal abuse, animal abusers, dog cruelty, dog cruelty barbaric, dog abuse, dog abusers, bulgaria, Bulgarian Animal Cruelty, animal advocate, animal activists )

- 199 days ago -
Dog spinning is a ritual practiced in the village of Brodilovo, Bulgaria. It consists in suspending a dog above water on a rope turning the animal repeatedly in a given direction to wind the rope. Then the dog is released causing him to spin rapidly.
It's Time for Israel to Face the Music
World  (tags: Israel, crimes, against, humanity, war, Hague, ICC, International, criminal, court, Palestine )

- 40 days ago -
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court launched a preliminary probe that could clear the way for a full-scale investigation into possible war crimes in Palestinian territories -- plunging the court into this politically charged conflict.
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