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Swiss Study: Polonium Found In Arafats' Bones
Scientists find at least 18 times the normal levels of radioactive element in late Palestinian leader'€™s remains. Read more...
IPCC Climate Report: Human Impact Is 'Unequivocal'
Humans almost certainly cause global warming, scientific panel says. Read more...
Navy Explosives Testing Could Kill Whales, Dolphins
Navy tests involving the detonation of explosives could result in the accidental killing of hundreds of whales and dolphins and the injuring of thousands more over the next five years. Read more...
Josh Fox has released the sequel to his highly acclaimed documentary "Gasland," which sparked a national discussion on fracking. Read more...
This is your Moment of Clarity #149: In North Carolina they passed a law forbidding climate science. In Michigan they barred representatives from speaking the word "vagina." Can they make thinking about reality illegal? Read more...

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Scientists in California said on Monday that bluefin tuna had been found to contain radioactivity, carried 6,000 miles from Japan where radioactivity leaked into the waters after its nuclear crisis. “We were frankly kind of startled,” Read more...
A new report on the BP oil spill aftermath find disturbing numbers of "Eyeless shrimp and fish with lesions are becoming common, with BP oil pollution believed to be the likely cause." Fishermen and scientists alike say they've never seen Read more...
Major commercial fishing ports on the Gulf Coast bring in over 1.2 billion pounds of fresh seafood annually, but this will likely decline as Gulf fisheries continue to be affected by BP's disaster. Louisiana provides 40 per cent of all the Read more...
If there's one thing you can count on from a Republican primary debate when the subject is foreign policy, it's that there will be lots of drum beating for the United States to go to war with Iran. This Saturday night's debate on CBS was no exception with Newt Gingrich going so far as to say we should be assassinating their scientists if that's what it would take to prevent their nuclear program from moving forward. Read more...
zero hedge: How many Senators does it take to screw a taxpayer? Sensen No Sen: Why would anyone think that politicians would use divisiveness and fear mongering to pander to the worst elements in society, or that the media would stoop to Read more...