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Rethinking the oilsands impact

Rethinking the oilsands impact | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
For years, industry and government have treated oilsands pollution studies like unwanted party guests — ignore them, and they just might go away.

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These articles address food, water and environment issues that relate to farmers and consumers to enable their personal and local control over those matters
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World-Renowned Scientist Dr. Theo Colborn on the Health Effects of Water Contamination from Fracking

World-Renowned Scientist Dr. Theo Colborn on the Health Effects of Water Contamination from Fracking | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The Environmental Protection Agency has begun a review of how the drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," can affect drinking water quality. We speak to Dr. Theo Colborn, the president of the Endocrine Disruption Exchange and one of the foremost experts on the health and environmental effects of the toxic chemicals used in fracking. [includes rush transcript]
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CLF Week in Links: Cromnibus, Cod, Theo Colborn | Center for a Livable Future

CLF Week in Links: Cromnibus, Cod, Theo Colborn | Center for a Livable Future | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Bob Lawrence opines on CRomnibus, Wholesome Wave, cod, chicken, antimicrobial resistance, our Dodge Lecture with Ricardo Salvador, and brings sad news about
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Propyl Paraben

Propyl Paraben | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The pastry you’re thinking about buying may contain the preservative propyl paraben, linked to disruptions in hormone signaling.
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Short Documentary about Solar Roadways

Short Documentary about Solar Roadways | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The basic building block of what has been dubbed by its creators, electrical engineer Scott Brusaw and his wife Julie, a solar roadway. It could one d...
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Anemic Report on California Water Conservation Adds to Crisis - New York Times

Anemic Report on California Water Conservation Adds to Crisis - New York Times | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Some of California’s biggest water users — including Beverly Hills, Newport Beach and Palos Verdes — would have to cut their water consumption by 35 percent under the terms of a preliminary plan.
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Should You Drink This? New Products & Consumer Concerns - WFMY News 2

Should You Drink This? New Products & Consumer Concerns - WFMY News 2 | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Consumer Reports looks at Kombucha Tea & Maple Water.
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Water is everywhere in the solar system - so is there life, too?

Water is everywhere in the solar system - so is there life, too? | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Nasa scientists in California say our solar system (illustrated) is full of water - and that means worlds could have life, too. Moons of Jupiter and Saturn are thought to have oceans underground.
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The Simple Vegetable Gardening Cheat Sheet: All You Need to Know

The Simple Vegetable Gardening Cheat Sheet: All You Need to Know | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
This vegetable growing cheat sheet will tell you when to plant, how far apart seeds should go, what size pot to use, when to harvest, and much more.
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World's Tallest Buildings Will Purify The Environment - PlanetSave.com

World's Tallest Buildings Will Purify The Environment - PlanetSave.com | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Two of the world's tallest buildings will purify the environment. To be built in Wuhan, China, the buildings will clean the air and water around them.
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We’re so aware of appearances we won’t even eat ugly fruit

We’re so aware of appearances we won’t even eat ugly fruit | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Globally food worth billions of dollars is dumped each year because it fails retailers' strict cosmetic standards.
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Why the FBI Invoked Anti-Spying Powers to Protect Corn Seeds - Munchies_ Food by VICE

Why the FBI Invoked Anti-Spying Powers to Protect Corn Seeds - Munchies_ Food by VICE | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The FBI used anti-spy laws against a pair of Chinese siblings accused of stealing seeds from Iowa cornfields.
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The Technology That Will Build Our Future May Be Found In Mushrooms - Gizmodo

The Technology That Will Build Our Future May Be Found In Mushrooms - Gizmodo | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The key to the human race’s future may be right beneath our feet.
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Fracking: New aerial research to track pollutants above western fossil fuel ... - Summit County Citizens Voice

Fracking: New aerial research to track pollutants above western fossil fuel ... - Summit County Citizens Voice | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Sensitive instruments to track methane, VOCs and other airborne toxins from New Mexico to North Dakota Staff Report FRISCO — A recent study of satellite data showing a hotspot of potent heat-trappi...
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Center for a Livable Future

Center for a Livable Future | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
As the world's population and consumer demand continue to grow, there is urgent need to improve human health, prevent disease, and meet basic needs for
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DuPont Poisons Water for 50 Years | Interview with Mike Papantonio - YouTube

Abby Martin interviews with co-host of Ring of Fire radio, Mike Papantonio, about a federal lawsuit filed against the Dupont Corporation over the company’s p...
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Pesticide That Likely Sickened Del. Family On Vacation Reportedly Being Used ... - CBS Local

Pesticide That Likely Sickened Del. Family On Vacation Reportedly Being Used ... - CBS Local | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
In 2004, OSHA cited Terminix Commercial in Pennsauken after a group of employees were hospitalized due to a chemical exposure.
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GMO Lies: Study Shows How Pesticide Use Soars with more GMO Crops

GMO Lies: Study Shows How Pesticide Use Soars with more GMO Crops | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Remember those flagrant claims that Big Biotech made, that genetically modified foods were a big reason why the world was enjoying food with less pesticide residues?
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EPA sends controversial water pollution rule to White House

EPA sends controversial water pollution rule to White House | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The rule has been cast as a massive land grab by Republicans and agricultural interests.
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Morgellons Disease Finally Hits The Mainstream Media

Morgellons Disease Finally Hits The Mainstream Media | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Joni Mitchell is one of the most beloved of folk singers from the 1960’s protest and 70’s hippie era.
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How This Edible Water Bottle Can Change Our Planet’s Future - Luminary Daily

How This Edible Water Bottle Can Change Our Planet’s Future - Luminary Daily | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
With a little trick called spherification, Skipping Rocks Lab has created the world’s first entirely edible water bottle, the “Ooho.” You heard right… a water bottle you can eat. Why?
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Psychologists discover music that helps enhance the enjoyment of food

Psychologists discover music that helps enhance the enjoyment of food | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Research suggests that certain types of music can bring out specific flavours - including sweet, salty and bitter - in a range of foods. The so-called digital seasoning also works to help wine drinkers.
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Hello Consumer, says Swedish agency - FoodNavigator.com

Hello Consumer, says Swedish agency - FoodNavigator.com | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Sweden has launched a new nationwide information service to provide better guidance and information to its people on all consumer-related queries.
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Nearly Five Years After the BP Spill, Animals Are Still Dying in the Gulf of Mexico

A new report by the National Wildlife Federation says dolphins continue to die, while the recovery of sea turtles has stalled and corals continue to show signs of damage from exposure to oil.
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