The E.P.A.’s Top 10 Toxic Threats

The E.P.A.’s Top 10 Toxic Threats, By ERIC LIPTONOCT. 22, 2017 The Environmental Protection Agency has published a list of 10 toxic threats it will evaluate first under a law passed last year intended to crack down on hazardous chemicals. They are among 90 chemicals identified by the agency that may harm children, damage nerve tissue, cause cancer, contaminate the environment, accumulate inContinue reading “The E.P.A.’s Top 10 Toxic Threats”

Ocean’s Blood music video

BELLA GAIA – Beautiful Earth, releases a music video from its award winning album and track titled “Ocean’s Blood”. BELLA GAIA is an unprecedented audiovisual experience that combines NASA satellite imagery of Earth, time lapse nature photography, and cultural heritage footage with stirring live performances of music and dance from around the world. InspiredContinue reading “Ocean’s Blood music video”

#WNITU Waking Beasts: Underwater Volcanoes Roused by Ice Ages

Originally posted on #WNITU:
Do fire and ice link up to alter Earth’s climate? The climate-driven rise and fall of sea level during the past million years matches up with valleys and ridges on the seafloor, suggesting ice ages influence underwater volcanic eruptions, two new studies reveal. And because volcanic chains suture some 37,000 miles…

To Fight Disease, Protect the Ocean

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Co-authored by Carl Safina, Author and host, ‘Saving the Ocean’ on PBS Why should we curb ocean pollution, stop overfishing, prevent invasive species and save coral reefs? Because the next wonder drug in the battle against some of our most insidious diseases, such as cancer or Alzheimer’s, may be lurking…