Indian State Introduces Bamboo Water Bottles, After Banning Plastic Ones

March 5, 2020 at 4:54 pm

The all-organic state of Sikkim is making disposable/reusable bamboo water bottles for tourists to encourage them to stop littering

Minks Are Being Violently Killed For Fake Eyelashes Sold at Sephora and Other Retailers

March 4, 2020 at 12:51 am

While mink coats went out of fashion decades ago, their fur is still making its way into our cosmetics 

STUDY: Bug Attacks Make Fruit and Veggies More Nutritious

March 3, 2020 at 3:33 pm

When bugs eat holes in the leaves of our crops, the plants produce more antioxidants!

Millennials Have to Pay 14 Times as Much as Their Parents Did for a House

March 2, 2020 at 3:46 pm

Wages have only multiplied 7-fold, meaning millennials have to work TWICE as hard as boomers to be homeowners

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STUDY: Raw Milk is One of the “Most Effective Protections Against Allergies and Asthma”

March 2, 2020 at 4:44 am

Consuming raw, grass-fed cow’s milk, especially in early childhood, protects against allergies of all kinds, including hay fever, eczema and food allergies, new Polish study finds

New York Museum Unearths 9,000-Pound Amethyst Geode

February 28, 2020 at 6:22 pm

The museum of Natural History will soon exhibit some of the world’s largest gems, including a 12-foot amethyst

CREDIT: Courtesy Museum of Natural History

Tesla’s Solar Panels Are Turning Saltwater into Drinking Water for 35,000 Kenyans

February 28, 2020 at 4:52 pm

The world’s first solar-powered desalination plant is up and running! This is great news considering half the world’s population will be without adequate drinking water by 2025.

Monsanto Ordered to Pay $265 Million for Destroying Peach Farm with its New Herbicide

February 27, 2020 at 6:22 pm

Dicamba is the new Roundup but worse, drifting farther and killing everything except the GM soy and cotton engineered to survive it

Missouri peach farmer Bill Bader says half of his 30,000 trees now produce peaches the “size of a quarter.” Credit: St. Louis Post Dispatch

Blue Whales Bounce Back After Near Extinction

February 27, 2020 at 6:04 pm

Record high number of endangered blue whales spotted in sub-antarctic waters.

Bald Eagles Keep Dying of Lead Poisoning And No One’s Talking About It

February 26, 2020 at 7:50 pm

Bald eagles are dying at an alarming rate due to lead poisoning