Start A Petition

Science & Tech

Tell the FCC: Don't Cut Lifeline
Science & Tech  (tags: communications, Internet, telephone, World Wide Web, poverty, assistance, petitions )

Freya
- 228 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Even as Trump's FCC was repealing net neutrality, Ajit Pai was launching another attack on our ability to communicate - by threatening to cut the Lifeline program. Lifeline helps 12.5 million low-income people access internet or phone service.
Tell the FCC: Leave Lifeline Alone
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet access, telephones, communications, poverty, petitions )

Freya
- 248 days ago - act.freepress.net
The FCC has voted to move forward with its plan to dismantle the Lifeline program. The proposed rollback would rob poor people of affordable phone and internet access and disproportionately impact people of color, seniors, veterans and the disabled.
Hurricane Matthew's Impact on Haiti Could Be Catastrophic
Science & Tech  (tags: Weather, Hurricane Matthew, Haiti, Caribbean, Cuba, Bahamas, Poverty, Environmental Degradation, National Hurricane Center, environment, history )

Cat
- 718 days ago - gizmodo.com
Give to UNICEF if you can afford to. The extremely dangerous Hurricane Matthew continues to barrel north, with the center of the storm expected to approach southwestern Haiti by later today.
The Civil Rights Issue of Our Time
Science & Tech  (tags: wireless, hard wired, cost pricing, cable, high speed, dial up, internet, opportunities, poverty, wealthy )

Sheryl
- 857 days ago - publicintegrity.org
If wealthy people have better access, they are going to have more opportunities, which will increase their potential for wealth. While if you are in poverty and you have reduced access, you are going to basically fall further behind.
Harvesting Waste Plastic for 3D Printers to Reduce Poverty: Plastic Bank
Science & Tech  (tags: business, concept, energy, environment, health, medicine, NewTechnology, plastic, poverty, society )

Kit
- 1742 days ago - treehugger.com
Once hailed as a miracle material, the now ubiquitous plastic is out of control, and it's polluting the water, littering our landscapes, and endangering wildlife all over the world.
End Hunger Worldwide - Lettuce Evolve New Sustainable Food Systems
Science & Tech  (tags: Lettuce, evolve, end, hunger, vertical, deployable, aquaponic, planter, DAP, system, hydroponics, gardening, sustainable, agriculture, organic, green, enviornmental, fresh, food, plant, farm, eco, water, clean, poverty, how, to, permanently, africa )

John
- 2496 days ago - indiegogo.com
This is a vertically stacked Aquaponic unit that combines a planter and reservoir in one unit. It uses fish waste to fertilize plants within the system. It uses 80-90% less water than soil farming, while producing higher plant yields. Drought resistant.
I Give Because I'M a Skeptic
Science & Tech  (tags: social media, volunteerism, development, africa, orphans, widows, women, children, poverty, love, hope, fun, cool, business, discovery, computers, computer, interesting, Gizmos, internet, humans, news, society, tech, world )

Brian
- 2848 days ago - travelwithfvi.blogspot.com
Some time ago, I graduated college and went about looking for a job that would make me exceedingly wealthy, powerful, and enviable. The job I found was just a shade different (about as different as chalk and cheese), but nonetheless provided me ..
WHO: Climate Change Threatens Millions
Science & Tech  (tags: poverty, disease, hunger, WHO, world health, rainfall, rising temperatures, malaria, diarrhea, malnutrition, floods, climate change, heat waves, deforestation, immunizations, disaster preparedness )

LL
- 3820 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Millions of people could face poverty, disease and hunger as a result of rising temperatures and changing rainfall expected to hit poor countries the hardest, the World Health Organization warned Monday. Malaria, diarrhea, malnutrition and floods cause an
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with poverty

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Laura H 13 popular stories

2. Animae C 12 popular stories

3. Paulo R 12 popular stories

4. Lisa M 10 popular stories

5. Freya H 10 popular stories

6. danii p 8 popular stories

7. Marianne R 8 popular stories

8. Cathy B 8 popular stories

9. Ben O 8 popular stories

10. Narendranath Murthy 7 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.