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This WindTturbine Has No Blades And That Is Why Its Better
Science & Tech  (tags: Vortex turbine, wind farm, wind energy, oscillating motion, bladeless )

- 7 hours ago -
The result is a turbine thats 50 percent less expensive than a bladed one and nearly silent. Vortex turbine is 30 percent less efficient at capturing energy but without blades more can be placed in wind farms for a 40 percent energy gain.
Bird of the Week: 'Apapane
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 16 hours ago -
This native honeycreeper has one of the highest rates of avian malaria due to its seasonal migrations to lower-elevation forests, and has about a 60 percent mortality from the mosquito-borne disease. The 'Apapane is also threatened by introduced predators
The Daily Cute: Beach Bums
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, pictures )

- 7 hours ago -
More cuteness.
Stand Up for Greenpeace India ! Speak Up for Freedom ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, protection, rights, freedom )

- 1 hour ago -
India is poised to be a major force in tackling climate change and poverty. But attacks on freedom of speech and democracy threaten this.
Defend the Magnuson-Stevens Act and Tell Congress to Stop Fishing for Trouble ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, oceans )

- 49 minutes ago -
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are fishing for trouble. They're trying to pass a bill that would gut the Magnuson-Stevens Act. This bill puts fish populations and fishermen's livelihoods at risk.
Tell Dow Chemical: Don't Push Monarch Butterflies Over the Brink ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, butterflies )

- 1 hour ago -
North America's migrating monarch butterflies are in crisis their population has plummeted by an alarming 90% in less than two decades. Why? In large part, it's because the spraying of toxic herbicides manufactured by industrial agriculture giants
Help Stop the Spread of Lyme Disease - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Lyme disease, better diagnoses, petition )

- 6 hours ago -
Too many are needlessly suffering from the pervasive effects of Lyme disease. Each year, there are approximately 300,000 new cases of Lyme in the United States. We urgently need to improve reporting and better diagnose cases of Lyme disease.
FIFA Play Ball: Help End Modern Slavery in Qatar
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, Fifa, FIFA World Cup, Slavery, petition )

- 13 hours ago -
Migrant workers in Qatar are living, working and dying in modern slavery to bring the world the 2022 World Cup. FIFA must use its influence over Qatar to improve the working conditions for these workers
School Bus Driver Hailed as Hero for Saving Life
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, life saving, hero )

- 12 hours ago -
Heroes can come from anywhere.
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