Happy Thanksgiving: Turkey Facts as a Tribute to Those who Gave their Lives for our Stomachs

November 25, 2009 by  
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Whether you are eating turkey or tofurkey this Thanksgiving, you cannot deny the great sacrifice that turkeys are making to fill dinner plates across the nation.

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Inferno on Earth: Wildfires Spreading as Temperatures Rise

November 25, 2009 by  
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Janet Larsen http://www.earthpolicy.org/index.php?/plan_b_updates/2009/update85 Future firefighters have their work cut out for them. Perhaps nowhere does this hit home harder than in Australia, where in early 2009 a persistent drought, high winds, and record high temperatures set the stage for the worst wildfire in the country’s history

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Climate Change a Threat to Russian Oil Wealth

November 25, 2009 by  
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Two million square miles of permafrost—an area two-thirds the size of the United States has now thawed since the beginning of the 20th century. And all that thawing permafrost is costing the Russian oil and gas industry billions of dollars to repair damaged pipelines and infrastructure as global warming changes the face of western Siberia.

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