Shell tried to drill in Chukchi Sea 2 years ago, but an ice floe stopped them. Months later their drillship caught fire, & the oil spill containment system was crushed during testing. Shell's drillship had mechanical difficulties and was towed away.
Please send a letter below to your representatives in Congress and the Senate asking them to oppose all dirty water legislation and to support a strong Clean Water Act, and to the EPA asking them to strengthen the new rule.
The Wat Pa Maha Chedio Kaew temple has found a way to bottle-up Nirvana, literally. The temple, which sits in Thailand's Sisaket province, roughly 370 miles northeast of Bangkok is made of more than a million recycled glass bottles....Read for more.
The aging plant is located on a network of earthquake fault lines. This week activists brought a lawsuit against PG&E & the NRC as fed. regulators secretly changed the regulations to mask Diablo's vulnerability to earthquakes.
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"Tiny bacteria devouring viruses could hold the key to saving the U.S. honeybee population from American foulbrood, a bacterial infection that attacks bee larvae, wiping out entire colonies and contributing significantly to worldwide agricultural losses."
Messel Pit is the richest site in the world for understanding the living environment of the Eocene, between 57 million and 36 million years ago. In particular, it provides unique information about the early stages of the evolution of mammals
Veterinarians operated on a badly injured spotted owl Tuesday in hopes they can get it back into the wild. The bird was found by a forest ranger on the side of a Forest Service road late last week. It had a damaged eye and broken wing.