Nestle is currently seeking a 10-year extension on their water taking permit in Aberfoyle, ON, just outside of Guelph. The permit would allow the corporation to pump 1.6 million litres of water from the aquifer each day, and then sell it to the public
These projects would wreck the world's largest mangrove forest and devastate the Bengal tigers that live there. We need your help to stop it! Stop the U.S. government from financing these destructive coal projects!
Our bees are in danger and strong evidence points to particular pesticides - called neonicotinoids - being to blame for killing them. They're currently banned across Europe - but powerful lobbyists are putting together plans to get the...(read more)
The Tricolored Blackbird closely resembles its near-relative, the Red-winged Blackbird, but males sport white edgings, rather than yellow, on their flashy red wing epaulets. It is nearly endemic to California, where over 95 percent of the global popu...
It should come as no surprise that human activity is causing the world's oceans to warm, rise and acidify. But an equally troubling impact of climate change is that it is beginning to rob the oceans of oxygen.
Thousands of gallons of radioactive waste are estimated to have leaked at a Manhattan Project-era nuclear storage tank in Washington State over the weekend, triggering an alarm and causing one former worker to label it as "catastrophic."The expanded l
In times like these geological time can be comforting. Much like deep space, deep time gives the prepared mind some perspective on the petty problems over which we humans anguish. The over 4.5 billion years that has passed since the earth ...