Tea Party to Use 14-Ft Inflatable Gas Pump to Blame Obama for High Oil Prices

June 6, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: Futureatlas.com via Flickr /CC BY You’ve probably heard of the Americans for Prosperity, the infamous hard-line libertarian group that was co-founded by the Koch brothers. Many experts credit the organization with the rise of the Tea Party, and it still serves as a primary ideological driver.

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Study: Wind Farms Can Change Local Climates

October 5, 2010 by  
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Unhindered by Talent via Flickr. You’ve probably heard the spin on wind: It doesn’t create greenhouse gases when creating electricity, won’t spill into a waterway like the Gulf of Mexico or Kalamazoo River , and doesn’t require wars in far-off lands to secure supplies.

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Humans Pushing Extinction Rates Up Faster Than Species Can Evolve – Will Hit 10,000x Historic Rates

March 9, 2010 by  
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photo: Kevin Walsh via flickr. You’ve probably heard the stat that extinction rates are currently somewhere between 100-1000 times historic levels, which is bad enough, but now the Guardian reports the head of the Species Survival Commission for the International Union for the Conservation of Nature says that we’ve “almost certainly” crossed the thresho..

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coffee’s for the birds.

February 5, 2010 by  
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You’ve probably heard of free trade coffee but how bout shade grown or bird friendly coffee? Coffee is an enormous agribusiness and therefore requires an enormous amount of land to get that morning joe into everyone’s mug.

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9 Human Parasites You Don’t Want Along for the Ride (Slideshow)

January 28, 2010 by  
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Credit: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention You’ve probably heard of the old “Six Degrees of Separation” game, which more often than not leads to Kevin Bacon (he did star in more than 60 movies)

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