Nearly fifty years ago, a United States bomber and a tanker collided above Palomares, releasing four unarmed thermonuclear bombs over Spain. recent findings have shown that at least two trenches of radioactive debris was buried and left in Spain, and abou
Late last week President Obama and the EPA took a big step for America's waterways by closing loopholes that in the Clean Water Act that had allowed polluters to get away with messing up our drinking water for over a decade.
Today, we face the prospect of the destruction of life as we know it due to climate change. Scientists are telling us with more and more urgency that we must act quickly to stop the extraction of fossil fuels and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The Hillsborough River is home to wading birds, flying birds of all kinds, endangered species like the West Indian Manatee, Yellow crowned Night Heron, Great Blue Heron, Great White Heron, White Ibis, Brown Ibis, Cormorant, Anhinga, just to name a few.
Time is running out for the reef until UNESCO decide whether to keep a close watch on the Great Barrier Reef. Before the final decision in just four weeks, help make our planet-wide petition as huge as possible. Sign please!
Recently the National Defense Authorization Act FY 16 passed in congress. Two days before voting was scheduled a provision was added on page 1,103 of the 1,648 page spending bill. The provision would privatize a Holy place to many Native Americans
Pagan Island is a gem in the South Pacific, home to endangered species, unique birds, and a rich coral reef ecosystem. Ecologists call it a "biological treasure house", but the Pentagon proposes obliterating it with guns and bombs! Can it be saved?
Because of the vital dependence we have on the "ecosystem services" provided by the rest of nature, Leakey warned, "unrestrained, Homo sapiens might not only be the agent of the sixth extinction, but also risks being one of its victims."
Join us in asking the Gates Foundation and Wellcome Trust to commit now to divesting from the top 200 fossil fuel companies within five years and to immediately freeze any new investments in those companies.
Californians long ago made it clear that they oppose any new offshore oil drilling that threatens are magnificent coastline and the wildlife that depends on it. LetâEUR(TM)s close this loophole for good and ensure the health of our shorelines forever.
Already the EU has stopped its effort to regulate cancer-causing pesticides because of trade agreements such as TTIP. Imagine the impact on our country when Vietnamese and Malaysian companies sue to halt our environmental laws based on ISDS