Archive for June, 2013 : Aussie Atmosphere Altered by Climate ChangeJune 29th, 2013
Like most every other part of the planet, the atmosphere above Australia is being radically altered by human activity.
Climate Change Threatens Forest SurvivalJune 29th, 2013
Trees in many areas are already vanishing at an alarming rate due to climate change.
Major Changes Needed for Coral Reef SurvivalJune 29th, 2013
To prevent coral reefs around the world from dying off, deep cuts in carbon dioxide emissions are required.
US Tries to Ban Press TV in AfghanistanJune 29th, 2013
The United States continues to build up its pressure on Iran’s English-language news network Press TV and in a new move has sought to pull the Tehran-based television channel off the airwaves in Afghanistan.
Lilian’s July NewsletterJune 28th, 2013
Lilian’s July Newsletter
FBI Sued Over Secret Facial Recognition ProgramJune 28th, 2013
The FBI wants to track as many people as it can through biometrics and is creating a massive secret program to track Americans and ignoring requests for information on the program.
Vatican Bank Cleric ArrestedJune 28th, 2013
One of the criminals that infests the Vatican Bank has finally been arrested.
Comparing Genomes of Wild and Domestic TomatoJune 27th, 2013
Studying the genome of tomatoes may help speed the development of new strains.
William Blum’s Anti-Empire Report #118June 26th, 2013
William Blum’s monthly essay on the state of the American empire and why we should change it now.
New Potentially Life Supporting Planets DiscoveredJune 25th, 2013
The European Southern Observatory has identified a star system only 22 light years away with at least 6 planets, 3 of them Earth-like.
Abandoned American War Vet Kills HimselfJune 25th, 2013
An America soldier unable to cope with the crimes he committed against the people of Iraq has killed himself.
Climate Change Dramatically Reduces Atlantic ZooplanktonJune 23rd, 2013
Changing ocean water temperatures and circulation patterns have profoundly affected key Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf zooplankton species and may be influencing the recovery of Atlantic cod and other fish in the region.
Climate Change to Shrink Bison & Cattle?June 23rd, 2013
As temperatures go up, bison get smaller.
When Green Algae Run Out of AirJune 23rd, 2013
When green algae “can’t breathe”, they get rid of excess energy through the production of hydrogen.
Canada’s Oil Industry Gets a Message From GodJune 22nd, 2013
Flooding of biblical proportions has forced the evacuation of most of Canada’s oil capital Calgary and and killed at least 3 people. Yet, no one seems to be getting the bigger message.