Infographic: 8 Highly Rated Water Charities

May 16, 2018 by  
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One Company’s Journey To Zero Waste Platinum Certification

April 14, 2016 by  
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Most of us try our best to reduce waste and incorporate recycling bins at home. Others harvest rainwater or compost, and a select few even opt for tiny house living to achieve a zero waste life. But, in our highly disposable, lowly recyclable…

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Tiger Cam Captures the Destruction of a Forest (Video)

October 12, 2010 by  
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Photo: Screen capture from video. Sometimes it takes a heartbreaking video to fully grasp the scale to which some human activities are jeopardizing habitats of crucial species around the world

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Having Lights On at Night May Be Making You Fatter

October 12, 2010 by  
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Photo: im.no.hero Having electric light available at all times during the night is one of those luxuries we have taken for granted in our modern age — but the results of a new study suggest that a well-lit house at night might actually be making you fatter.

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Good News: This Might Repel The Latest Chinese Invaders

October 12, 2010 by  
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Molecular diagram of a chemical extracted from fungal endophyte associated with the common Foxtail weed. It repels Chinese Stink Bugs.

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Company Head Arrested for Negligence in Hungary Toxic Sludge Disaster

October 11, 2010 by  
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Photos: AP Would he have been arrested in the US? Last week in Hungary, toxic sludge burst out of its containment reservoir and into three nearby villages, killing 8 people and forcing hundreds to abandon their homes

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U.S. Asian Carp Czar Says Poison, Genetic Engineering Among Solutions

October 11, 2010 by  
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Photo via AsianCarp.org The Obama administration loves its czars almost as much as the media loves using the title.

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Insect Sperm Battle Inside Colony Queens

March 18, 2010 by  
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When an insect queen ventures onto the mating scene, she certainly makes the most of it, coupling with as many as 90 males each half-hour. That’s because during the mating process for “social insects” like ants , bees , and termites , the highly prized queens mate for just o… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Child Dies After Ingesting Pesticide Also Used to Kill Lions

November 14, 2009 by  
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According to reports , little Kimutai, a three-year-old child from Kenya, died hours after ingesting carbofuran, an odorless pesticide used to control insects on many crops including rice, beans, bananas, pineapple, coffee and vegetables.  But the highly toxic pesticide, sold under the name Furadan and manufactured by Farm Machinery and Chemicals Corporation (FMC), is also used by cattle herders for different reasons.  Furadan is often added to carcasses in order to poison and kill lions, hyenas and other wildlife that prey on livestock.

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