"Millions of Barrels of Oil Safely Reach Port in Major Environmental Catastrophe": Onion

August 12, 2010 by  
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Disaster strikes as massive quantities of oil reach their intended destination. The Onion Yes, the Onion, America’s finest news source, is consistently hilarious

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BP’s Moment of Truth

May 28, 2010 by  
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The Gulf oil spill is now at least three times the amount of the 11-million-gallon Exxon Valdez spill in 1989. How BP handles the catastrophe will be the true measure of the company — and a sign of whether the industry has learned from the disaster 21 years ago.  

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Will BPA’s Impact on the Male Sex Drive Finally Spur a National Ban?

May 28, 2010 by  
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News from Kaiser Permanente finds that exposure to BPA — which, as we’re learning, is everywhere — has a wide range of negative impacts on mens’ sexual performance.

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Expanding Your Business Can Also Be a Good CSR Tool

May 28, 2010 by  
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Opening a new facility, whether it’s a factory, office or data center, can be an opportunity to streamline your supply chain and build your relationship with the community, while at the same time opening up new revenue streams.

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As Gulf Spill Drags on, Chemical Use Remains a Big Question

May 27, 2010 by  
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Amid new questions about the safety of the chemicals used to break up the oil already in the environment, BP officials say that its latest attempt to stop the flood of oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico is working.

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NEC Joins Cleantech Gold Rush with Billion-Dollar Push

May 27, 2010 by  
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The PC manufacturer becomes the latest Japanese tech firm to shift to green with a plan to invest $1.1 billion to support the development of electric vehicle batteries and smart grid technologies.

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Chris Matthews on Leno: Cheney Hiding Role in BP Oil Spill (Video)

May 21, 2010 by  
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Photo via Brian Beutler Dick Cheney’s involvement in Haliburton is hardly news to anyone — but his role in the offshore drilling industry may be. Chris Matthews went on Leno last night, and vented his anger at BP’s negligence, Cheney’s shady ties to the oil industry, and why president Obama attitude towards the catastrophe “scares” him.

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How Will the BP Oil Spill Affect Critically Endangered Bluefin Tuna?

May 3, 2010 by  
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Photo: NOAA Potentially Serious Long-Term Impacts The Gulf of Mexico, where a massive oil spill is taking place right now, is also the spawning ground for the critically endangered (according to the IUCN Red List) bluefin tuna. Stocks have already fallen about 90% since the 1970s, and they could fall even closer to extinction because of this catastrophe. Indeed, the location of the spill and the timing are particularly bad for the bluefin tuna…..

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Help Needed for the Animals of Haiti: Animal Relief Coalition for Haiti

January 19, 2010 by  
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As people around the world watch the unimaginable images being streamed out of Haiti, humanitarian aid is finally reaching the people that have been devastated by the 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck on January 12, 2010.   Food, water, medical provisions, shelter and supplies are slowly reaching those affected by the catastrophe.  Read more of this story »

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