Recent research is revealing that the Earth utilizes several means to purify itself, and if we were to stop interfering with the process and adding to the problem, it would eventually find ways of metabolizing the pollution we have bombarded it with.
Research sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has discovered that more than half of the streams and rivers in the United States are polluted and may not support aquatic life.
Researchers from Temple University have determined that areas with more trees experience reduced rates of violent crime. This confirms other studies that have found natural settings and greenery produce calmness.
Researchers from several U.S. universities along with the EPA and the New York State Department of Health have determined for the first time that phthalates are significantly present in the U.S. food supply.
Research being presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the AAAS is shedding doubt that current levels of human exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) is disrupting hormones to the extent characterized by many. Are we really safe from hormone disruptors?
While coral reefs are dying off at a faster rate, research has determined that ocean pollution is largely responsible for ruining the health of the symbiotic algae species that keep the coral reefs healthy.
Fracking companies use a mix of strategies to counter local opposition to fracking operations. Now a movie exposes some of these strategies. Promised Land movie exposes fracking strategies The movie, “Promised Land” starring Matt...
Is GMO fish safe to consume? This question is being asked by scientists who are concerned the body may not be prepared to properly digest GMO foods.
A new consumer petition is demanding PepsiCo stop utilizing an ingredient in one of its most popular sports drinks – a chemical linked with fertility issues, nervous disorders and hormonal changes.
Researchers from Simmons College have found the breastmilk of most women and the urine samples of most babies contain the hormone disruptor bisphenol A (BPA).
The tradition of carving up a turkey might not yield as much thankfulness after knowing the kind of toxins and infections turkey meat can harbor. And new research is showing that toxins thought to be a thing of the past are still prevalent in turkey.
A new horror flick will shock moviegoers with a dose of reality. The rub is that the movie’s director says that the horror flick is 85% factual and exposes waterway toxicity from the runoff of manure and chemicals.
A report issued by researchers and doctors from the Physicians for Civil Defense has suggested that the stress of evacuation related to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear generating station has produced greater health risks than...
9/11 First responders are still dealing with cancers and other conditions from the World Trade Center attacks. One thing is clear: Our buildings are being made with toxins that, when they are demolished, will poison us for many years to come.