You may have seen the sensational stories on the Internet the past 24 hours that it’s finally been confirmed: Cell Phones KILL Bees! The only problem is… it’s NOT confirmed. That’s not what the study says. It’s not even what the original article says. The study Yes, cell phone radiation harms bees. A Swiss researcher […]
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Like I said in my previous post… a small number of greedy and stupid people are keeping us from living in paradise.
It’s good of them to continuously remind us of just who they are.
President Obama took to the airwaves tonight to announce that once again he had accomplished what Bush could not – Osama Bin Laden is dead, taken out by an American strike force.
Why is it bad that they’re now finding radioactive water leaking out of the reactor? 1) They have no idea where it’s coming from. If that doesn’t disturb you, nothing else will. But do keep in mind that every assurance about the safety of nuclear power revolves around “We know what we’re doing, we have […]
Tests have turned up plutonium in the soil around the trashed Fukushima reactor. It appears that leaks have been worse than we’ve been told. But true to form, authorities still insist it’s no big deal. “It is not a health risk to humans,” Tokyo Electric Power Company told CNN late Monday. But it added, “Just […]
As radiation from Japanese reactor hits west coast, US government says “Don’t take iodine or kelp”. That’s wrong.
For more than 6o years, government officials have downplayed the dangers of radiation.
The truth is: radiation can kill you – slowly, through cancer. And you can avoid that with some simple measures, right now, such as increasing your intake of Iodine and Iodide.
While the folks who run the nuclear industry have long argued the odds are long of a disaster ever happening… those numbers came up over the weekend. And while US power plants like California’s Diablo Canyon are rated to stand up to earthquakes as high as 7.5… quakes happen, and sometimes they’re big quakes.
The short answer is “no.” Here is the longer answer: Last Thursday the president of Port Organic Products Ltd was indicted on 28 counts of mail fraud for marketing an “Organic” fertilizer that was spiked with aqueous ammonia – a “synthetic” source of nitrogen which is not allowed under the Organic rules. Nelson had represented […]
State fishery biologists are conducting tests on some of the million-plus sardines from the Redondo Beach Harbor in southern California to determine the cause of a massive die-off on Tuesday, March 8, according to Andrew Hughan, Department of Fish and Game (DFG) spokesman. Approximately one million dead sardines were discovered in the Redondo Beach harbor […]
Remember how all the conspiracy nuts claimed the chemicals BP was dumping in the water might actually evaporate into the air and then rain down on the Gulf States, poisoning land, water, and of course, people? And remember how the government officials said, “No, no, no! That could NEVER happen. Not to worry! … But […]
After 18 years of arduous legal battles, Chevron has finally been found guilty. An Ecuadoran court ruled that oil operations had led to massive contamination in the Amazon rainforest, and Chevron is responsible. But the giant oil company continues to play games to avoid paying to clean up its mess. The New York Times notes […]
CBS’s new “Eco-Ads” program could be a great way to tell consumers that companies are getting serious about making their products better for the planet. Or it could be more window dressing, more greenwashing – and in violation of FTC guidelines, to boot. On the bright side, the fact that this program exists at all […]
“…It’s important for us to pause for a moment and make sure that we are talking with each other in a way that heals, not a way that wounds” (President Barak Obama’s comments at the memorial service in Tuscon) To the families of those we’ve lost; to all who called them friends; to the students […]
In the wake of the shooting of Representative Gabrielle Giffords over the weekend, it appears the FBI is taking death threats against Democrats more seriously. They announced today the arrest of a Palm Springs man, Charles Turner Habermann, for threatening Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA). Habermann threatened to kill the Congressman, his family and friends He […]
Why did a crazy person shoot at Democratic Elected officials? Is it just because he’s crazy? Or could it just possibly be because Republican elected officials call Democrats tyrants, power-grabbers and traitors, and talk about taking up guns and doing something about it? (For background on this story, see our previous article, “Giffords Shooting: Environmentalists […]