The House of Representatives has passed legislation (H.R. 1422) that prohibits academic scientists on EPA’s Scientific Advisory committee from participating in “activities that directly or indirectly involve review of evaluation of their own work,” but allows scientists who work for industry to serve on the Board as l[……]
Elias Weiss Friedman is the man behind The Dogist, a New York City-based street style blog. Now before you roll your eyes and think to yourself, “another one?” Get this: The focus of this blog isn’t Balenciaga clutches or fashion’s latest “It” girl. It’s y龙凤论坛 our everyday pooch.
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ROME, Dec 5 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Generating three centimeters of top soil takes 1,000 years, and if current rates of degradation continue all of the world’s top soil could be gone within 60 years, a senior UN official said on Friday.
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Floods and droughts in many parts of the world are getting ever more frequent and intense. Scientists have long warned that a changing climate is making such weather events more extreme. What is often neglected in the public debate is that the impacts of climate change on flood and drought disast[……]
People love their pets, but few love them in a manner that is giddily reported on by the British tabloids.
“Barbarella Buchner: Woman celebrates 10-year anniversary after MARRYING her two pet cats” reads a headline that ran last week in the Mirror U.K. — and which Buchner tells The Huffington Po爱上海同城 st is mos[……]
Have you ever even tried petting a chicken?
If you haven’t, maybe you should, because the results are insanely adorable — well, until the end, when the chicken takes a massive bird dump.
The purring bird in this video is Sweetie, a resident of Manning River Farm Animal Sanctuary, a refuge for abused far[……]
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By Rory Carroll
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 2 (Reuters) – Companies struggling to meet their renewable energy goals can now get help from a venture that aims to link up the biggest businesses in the United States with clean power.
Nearly two-thirds of Fortune 100 companies have commitmen[……]
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Why sustainability is important? Let’s take a look at the global trends regarding sustainability in 2014.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presents several climate change scenarios based on carbon dioxide (CO2)-equivalent emissions and their influence on Ea[……]
In a February 19th Special to Roll Call, Colonel David Hunt, U.S. Army (Ret.) penned a column about “Obama’s War on Arctic Energy”. Personally, I would like to thank President Obama and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell for their decision to keep drilling out of the Arctic.
As I read through the column, however, I won[……]
Two 17-year-old boys were arrested in Florida Wednesdayshlf1314 on suspicion of shooting a dog and tying her to railroad tracks last week.
Police say the dog, Cabela, had been sold for use in illegal dogfighting but was “too sweet-tempered,” so the teens decided to kill h上海千花网 er, according to NBC News. The su[……]