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Malnutrition threatens the world's poor as chemicals kill off pollinators

(NaturalNews) You’ve likely heard biotech industry claims that, without genetically modified (GM) crops and their associated pesticides, the world would starve. Not only has that been proven completely untrue, but new research suggests the opposite; GM crops and pesticides may actually be contributing to world hunger. 613 more words


A Need to Save Rare Breeds

By Kathiann Kowalski

 Make sure the ground is soft before startling Chip. He’s a Tennessee fainting goat at a farm in Newport, R.I. When Chip or other fainting goats get surprised, their muscles freeze up. 2,181 more words


Make this the year YOU discover a new destination

I’ve had such a wonderful Sunday with you. I will leave everyone for awhile with this lovely video.



First Direct Observation of Carbon Dioxide’s Increasing Greenhouse Effect at the Earth’s Surface

The scientists measured atmospheric carbon dioxide’s contribution to radiative forcing at two sites, one in Oklahoma and one on the North Slope of Alaska, from 2000 to the end of 2010. 239 more words


How Much Crude Oil Do You Consume On A Daily Basis?

Oil. The commodity. We know what it’s worth – at least we thought we did – but what does a barrel of the black stuff get you in real life? 114 more words