Wild gorillas re-united after 12 years with their childhood human friend
Moms & Marijuana: The Research (Part 3)
Ancient Cultures on Motherhood & Marijuana (Part 2)
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Dirt is Better Antidepressant Than Prozac
There's no denying that standing in the garden and picking your first summer tomato gives you a good feeling. Even in an urban environment a small pot of basil on the windowsill can brighten your day....
Seattle. Sixth City to Sue Monsanto Over PCB Contamination
The city of Seattle is suing agrochemical giant Monsanto over the contamination of the Lower Duwamish and city drainage pipes with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). The complaint, filed Monday in fede...
100 Amazonian Communities Construct Government To Protect Their Lands
The Wampis people of Peru recently created the nation's first Autonomous Indigenous Government, which does not seek independence from Peru but intends to protect their rights and their territory.
Kid Warrior: The Xiuhtezcatl Martinez Story
UN Says Small-Scale Organic Farming Only Way to Feed the World
Even as the United States government continues to push for the use of more chemically-intensive and corporate-dominated farming methods such as GMOs and monoculture-based crops, the United Nations is ...
Thought is Responsible for All of the Suffering We Experience
We’re Being Run By Maniacs for Maniacal Ends
Bernie Sanders: “No, I Will Not Yield!” (6/4/1992)
Ugandan Engineers Built A Solar-Powered Bus for African Roads
Ugandan engineers have built a solar-powered electric bus that they say is a first of its kind in East Africa and think it will revolutionize the automotive market in the region. The Kayoola, as its c...
5 Apps That Can Improve The World
It happens to us all. We are doing our daily commute to work or school and we switch on the backlight of our smartphones to shop around. What have the creatives made this week?…
Solutions To The Food & Ecological Crisis Facing Us Today – Vandana Shiva
Japan Begins Construction On World’s Largest Floating Solar Farm
Photo credit: The farm is expected to provide electricity to 5,000 homes. AH86/Shutterstock What happens when a country wants to boost their generation of solar power, but doesn't have enough land for...
Ecuador To Sell A Third Of Its Amazon Rainforest To Chinese Oil Companies
Ecuador is planning to auction off three million of the country's 8.1 million hectares of pristine Amazonian rainforest to Chinese oil companies, Jonathan Kaiman of The Guardian reports. The report co...
Is The UK Going To Ban Donald Trump?
New species of bird discovered in India and China
A new species of bird has been described in north-eastern India and adjacent parts of China by a team of scientists from Sweden, China, the US, India and Russia, led by Professor Per Alström, Uppsala...
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre says Energy East pipeline too risky
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre announced the city's official opposition to proposed Energy East pipeline project Thursday, saying the potential risks outweigh its possible economic benefits to communiti...
Efforts to plug Porter Ranch-area gas leak worsened blowout risk, regulators say
Southern California Gas Co.'s effort to plug its leaking natural gas well involves higher stakes than simply stopping the fumes that have sickened many residents of Porter Ranch. The company also is t...
An Object at Rest – Animated Short
The Simple Truth (David Icke)
Wal-Mart to close 269 stores, 154 of them in the US
NEW YORK - Wal-Mart is closing 269 stores, more than half of them in the U.S. and another big chunk in its challenging Brazilian market. The stores being shuttered account for a fraction of the compan...
Killer Mike Educates Stephen Colbert Creating Equality
A Sustainable Death.
Which foods will cost more in 2016?
Bad news for those who eat food: prices will continue to climb in 2016. This year's Food Price Report from the University of Guelph's Food Institute predicts an overall jump in cost between two and fo...
URBANFARMERS Big Scale Small Footprint
Eating Right Can Save the World
The endless cascade of nutritional information-about localism, vegetarianism, veganism, organic food, the environmental impact of eating meat, poultry, or fish, and more-makes the simple goal of a hea...