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Natural Pools vs. Chem Pools

“Chlorine used to disinfect swimming pools is widely recognized as a health hazard. New research suggests that children who swim frequently in chlorinated pools may have increased risks of developing allergies or asthma. 149 more words


The Animals Among Us

The Earth is in trouble. Big time! According to eminent evolutionary biologist, E. O. Wilson, 85. We are facing the sixth mass extinction event, a coming “biological holocaust,” that will wipe out masses of animal and plant species. 767 more words

Another case of pen and phone imperial presidency?

Obama pursuing climate accord instead of treaty because the Senate won’t ratify a treaty. 389 more words

Climate Change

Trees reduce pollution, but not enough?

A study shows that Portland’s urban forests reduce pollution but also finds hazards at less than half the EPA standard.  Is this realistic or a good study that goes off the rails? 234 more words


Charles Battig MD MS takes on the silliness of Sustainability

I can’t help myself. Sustainability makes me mad because it is emblematic of the inanity of
people who like to think they are enviro friendly. 139 more words