News Sri Lankan apartment block to be world's tallest vertical garden
Clearpoint Residencies, based in Kotte just outside Colombo, will be the first sustainable high-rise apartment complex in the country, with solar panels for electricity generation, a waste water recycling system and planted facades.
News The Drought In Brazil Has Gotten So Bad That 142 Cities Are Now Rationing Water
Did you know that the drought in Brazil is so bad that some neighborhoods are only being allowed to get water once every three days? At this point, 142 Brazilian cities are rationing water and there does not appear to be much hope that this cripplin
News Utah Lawmaker Says Atmosphere Needs More Carbon Dioxide Emissions
http://www.popsci.com, By Douglas Main
"We are short of carbon dioxide for the needs of the plants," said state representative Jerry Anderson, who is also a former science teacher.
News Obama Killing Whales for Oil Companies (Video)
Could whales be driven to extinction by a new order from the Obama Administration? Environmentalists say the administration may have sold out the species to oil company interests. Only 500 of the highly-intelligent, social mammals are known to exist
News Radiation affects 13 workers at New Mexico nuclear waste site
Federal regulators are scrambling to minimize the public relations impact of a recent radiation leak that occurred at an underground nuclear waste facility in southeastern New Mexico, where 13 workers reportedly tested positive for radiation exposure
News Another cruise ship, another bout of vomiting and diarrhea
It seems as though every couple of months we are hearing about yet another cruise ship whose passengers have become stricken with sickness.
News Wastewater Injection Triggered Oklahoma's Earthquake Cascade
One of Oklahoma's biggest man-made earthquakes, caused by fracking-linked wastewater injection, triggered an earthquake cascade that led to the damaging magnitude-5.7 Prague quake that struck on Nov. 6, 2011, a new study confirms.
News Massive Fraud Has Been Unveiled At The EPA (Again)
http://www.zerohedge.com, by Mike Krieger
While I doubt anyone reading this will be shocked by major fraud at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the potential extent of the fraud is huge, and we still have no idea how big it is.
News Wyoming welder faces $75,000 a day in EPA fines for building pond on his property
All Andy Johnson wanted to do was build a stock pond on his sprawling eight-acre Wyoming farm. He and his wife Katie spent hours constructing it, filling it with crystal-clear water, and bringing in brook and brown trout, ducks and geese. It was a pl
News Colorado River Delta To Get Colorado River Water For First Time In Years
http://www.popsci.com, By Francie Diep
U.S. and Mexican officials have agreed to release a little bit of water to restore some of the delta habitat.
News Renewables Arent Enough. Clean Coal Is the Future
Proof that good things dont always come in nice packages can be found by taking the fast train from Beijing to Tianjin and then driving to the coast.
News China sells BOTTLED AIR to tourists as smog described as 'environmental crisis'
http://www.dailymail.co.uk, By Carol Driver
China is offering a breath of fresh air to tourists affected by its high pollution levels with plans to sell bottles of oxygen.
News After 30 Years, Chernobyl's Dead Trees Still Haven't Decomposed
http://www.businessinsider.com, Marc Lallanilla
Almost 30 years ago, the world's attention was fixed on Chernobyl, the nuclear power plant in Ukraine that exploded in one of the world's worst nuclear disasters.
News Radiation Expert: California Fukushima Exposure being Covered up - Kevin Kamps
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A radioactive waste specialist, Kevin Kamps, says the condition of the high-level radioactive waste storage pools at the Fukushima-Daiichi reactors remain dangerous. Another big earthquake could prompt a sudden drain-down of the Unit 4 high-level rad
News 5 Ways Environmentalism Harms the Environment
The Raw Report
Friends of the Earth, Earthwatch, Environmental Defense Fund, Green Cross International, The Climate Project, World Resources Institute, WWF, and of course the inevitable Greenpeace.
These are just some of the environmental organizations that hav
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News EPA tested deadly pollutants on humans to push Obama admins agenda
The Daily Caller
The Environmental Protection Agency has been conducting dangerous experiments on humans over the past few years in order to justify more onerous clean air regulations.
The agency conducted tests on people with health issues and the elderly, exposi
News State to study desalination of Gulf water as viable option in face of drought
By Heather Alexander
Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink. It's a phrase that means alot to Texans with the Gulf of Mexico on our doorstep and severe drought conditions persisting across the state.
News Volcanoes All Over The Ring Of Fire Are Erupting Right Now Is The U.S. Next?
All of a sudden, the Ring of Fire is starting to tremble violently. Last month, we had a whole bunch of major earthquakes along the Ring of Fire, and this month volcanoes all over the Ring of Fire are erupting. Of course there has always been seism
News Teflon: Killer in the Kitchen with Robert Scott Bell
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Teflon has been around since the 1940's, but could it be dangerous for you and your family? If there are any questions as to its safety, should it be in use in cookware? The non-stick coating, also known as PTFE, is used in a wide range of pots and