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WaPo Raves About Gore-Inspired Baseball Player Trying To Save The World

Brent Suter is a relief pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers who isn’t looking to Mariano Rivera or Lee Smith, two relievers who were recently inducted into baseball’s Hall of Fame, for his inspiration. His role model is Al Gore, and…

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Hen Harrier Rannoch who died in an illegal spring trap. Photo: RSPB Please sign this e-petition by Chris Packham calling for a ban of driven grouse shooting. Likes(12)Dislikes(2) Get email notifications of new blog posts

What is a flavonoid?

Flavonoids are plant-based compounds with powerful antioxidant properties found in many fruits and vegetables like blueberries and grapes. They serve a variety of functions such as protecting blood vessel walls in people who have heart disease or diabetes, alleviating allergies,…

Media Hype Three-Year-Old Study To Push Polar Bear Hysteria In Alaska

It’s been a slow summer for polar bear news to hype, so we shouldn’t be surprised that a local report this summer about polar bears descending on the town of Kaktovik, Alaska, one week earlier than 2017 has morphed into an international…

Skeptical Science New Research for Week #32, 2019

Posted on 13 August 2019 by doug_bostrom Clinical speech From Barber and Burgiess’ Scarcity and Safe Operating Spaces: The Example of Natural Forests Scientists suggest placing planetary boundaries on human-induced threats to key Earth system sinks and resources. Such boundaries define…