Menopausal Mother Nature

News about Climate Change and our Planet

Month: September 2019

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Is this true? There’s so much conflicting info

Riiiight but let’s assume it is the way he says it is. No bank on earth is involved or investing in a more stable infrastructure which would be in the banks best interest to do if you wanna maintain just…

Eat Less Red Meat, Scientists Said. Now Some Believe That Was Bad Advice.

Public health officials for years have urged Americans to limit consumption of red meat and processed meats because of concerns that these foods are linked to heart disease, cancer and other ills. But on Monday, in a remarkable turnabout, an…

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Gel-like fluid designed to prevent wildfires

Scientists and engineers worked with state and local agencies to develop and test a long-lasting, environmentally benign fire-retarding material. If used on high-risk areas, the simple, affordable treatment could dramatically cut the number of fires that occur each year.

Solar panels pair surprisingly well with tomatoes, peppers and pollinators

The world already needs more solar power. It’s clean, renewable energy, and it’s quickly outpacing the job creation and affordability of fossil fuels. But on top of that, a growing field of research suggests it can improve agriculture, too, helping…

Climate Change Fears Used To Justify Radical Agendas

Exaggerated claims and fearmongering to push a political narrative isn’t a new tactic, which explains how the thoughtful, former House Speaker Paul Ryan became a caricature in a campaign ad pushing an elderly women over a cliff or how President…

Sorry, Greta, But Having A Meltdown Isn’t Going To Change The World

When a teenage girl has an angry, tearful strop, most parents just send them to their rooms until they’ve calmed down. However, when 16-year-old Greta Thunberg got on to the stage at the UN this week and had a full-on…

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Australian petition backing declaration of climate emergency hits record – but will it work?

What do tampons and climate change have in common? It’s not just their environmental toll (seriously: take a look at what’s in some disposable menstruation products and then tell me the Diva Cup seems weird) – both issues attracted the…