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US Plans Wide Seismic Testing
Animals  (tags: environment, animalwelfare, whales, marine life, ethics )

- 20 hours ago -
The US plans to map the Atlantic Sea coast floor for tsunami and mudslide events in the future. This will mean 2 yrs of testing of up to 265 decibels. Environmentalists are warning that level is harmful, or lethal to marine life.
Ancient Naval Ram Found in Phanagoria Reveals History of Popular Unrest in 63 B.C.
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 8 hours ago -
The Volnoe Delo Oleg Deripaska Foundation announces the discovery of an ancient naval ram used by the army of Mithradates VI of the Bosporan Kingdom to quell a popular uprising against him in Phanagoria in 63 B.C.
You'd Scream, Too, If You Were This Close to a Collapsing Iceberg | Mother Jones
Environment  (tags: )

- 19 hours ago -
Climate change is melting ice at both ends of the planet--just ask the researchers who published two papers in May saying that a major expanses of antarctic ice are now undergoing a "continuous and rapid retreat" and may have "passed the point of no retur
Spud Leaders Give GMO Guarded Endorsement
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, GMO potatoes, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 17 hours ago -
The National Potato Council's board of directors has officially endorsed the safety and usefulness of genetically modified technology, as well as voluntary labeling of GMO products.
Please Sign: Demand An End to Secret Fracking Chemicals
Environment  (tags: fracking, chemicals, secret sauce, EPA, Halliburton, Monroe, County Ohio, chemical spills, water pollutions, explosions, environmental hazards, community and neighborhood hazards )

- 15 hours ago -
Last week a fracking chemical fire and spill in Monroe County, OH killed 70,000 fish. But Halliburton took 5 days to disclose details about the chemicals it uses. The EPA must step in now and ensure these chemicals are no longer kept secret!
Save The Sacred Headwaters of Northern British Columbia ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, protection, rescued )

- 12 hours ago -
The Sacred Headwaters of Northern British Columbia, in western Canada, is an unspoiled natural region, unique in the world. The region is of such importance that there have been calls to designate it as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Decline in Wildlife Aggravates Human Conflict - Study
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Research, Animals, Biology, Crime, Food, Terrorism, Violence, War )

- 4 hours ago -
Researchers at UC Berkeley have found an alarming correlation between a decline in wildlife and human conflict. As human activity directly threatens animals, their declining numbers introduce drastic changes to our way of life.
Take Action! - Stop Development in Rare Rainforest - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Rare, rainforest, stop development, Eco systems, diverse, Florida )

- 9 hours ago -
Rainforests are the most diverse ecosystems, and Florida's rainforests are one of the most unique with their lush, tropical pine rocklands. The pine rocklands only exist in three areas on Earth: the Bahamas, Cuba, and South Florida.
Take Action! - Stop Hunting Critically Endangered Orangutans - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Sumatran, Orangutans, critically endangered, stop hunting )

- 9 hours ago -
According to a 2004 study by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, only 7,300 Sumatran orangutans remain. Over the past 75 years, their numbers have dwindled by an estimated 80 percent and they are listed as critically endangered.
Protect Ocean Animals From Plastic Pollution - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Save, marine animals, oceans, plastic, melting ice, pollution )

- 9 hours ago -
Goal: Save seals, birds and other animals from more than one trillion pieces of plastic released by melting ice.
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