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May 10  • 

7 Cities that Love Cyclists

Unfortunately, not every city is bike-friendly. We're not just talking about the number of bike paths, or the quality of the pavement; one important...

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April 19  • 

Are You Breathing Poisoned Air?

If you live in an area that’s being pounded with spring pollen right now, you probably have a very personal understanding of the importance of air...

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April 17  • 

Deepwater Horizon Disaster Two Years Later

The disaster has dropped off the radar of most of the country, aside from plenty of people still avoiding buying their gas at BP, but what’s the...

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February 18  • 

Who Owns Antarctica? Does It Matter?

Antarctica is 5.5 million square miles of frozen, inhospitable, uninhabited wasteland. The land mass is covered with a sheet of ice more than a mile...

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September 29  • 

Green Product Fail

Green products may be better for the environment, but that doesn’t mean they work. Thanks to increasing government oversight and popular demand,...

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September 14  • 

Dilemma in the Gulf: To Sue or Settle With BP?

After pledging to “make BP pay”, President Obama negotiated with BP back in June, getting a $20 billion compensation guarantee from the oil...

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September 2  • 

5 Ways Nanotechnology Could Kill Us All

Nanotechnology ("nanotech") is the science of controlling matter on a molecular scale, usually sized between 1 and 100 nanometers. How small is that?...

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August 23  • 

Animal Testing and How You’re Funding It

At least 115 million animals are abused, experimented on, and killed in laboratories across the U.S. every year.  Common practices in animal...

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August 11  • 

10 Animals on the Verge of Extinction in America

In the United States alone, there are currently 581 endangered  and threatened animal species. These include mammals, corals, reptiles, amphibians,...

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June 14  • 

Has BP Poisoned Your Favorite Seafood?

You see huge chunks of water that are brown and shiny from the BP oil spill, so there’s no possible way you can eat seafood any time soon, right?...

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