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Pavement Sizzling? Think of Your Dog’s Feet! PETA Offers Hot-Weather Animal-Care Tips

Jul 15, 2015

July 14, 2015 - PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left in hot cars during the summer months. Other dogs sustain burns and develop blisters on their sensitive paws from walking on hot pavement, and cases in which dogs have collapsed from heat prostration are soaring. With...

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Protection Sought for Pangolins, World’s Most Illegally Trafficked Mammals

Jul 15, 2015
Protection Sought for Pangolins, World’s Most Illegally Trafficked Mammals

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More Precise Estimate of Avogadro’s Number to Help Redefine Kilogram

Jul 15, 2015
More Precise Estimate of Avogadro’s Number to Help Redefine Kilogram

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Continued destruction of Earth’s plant life places humans in jeopardy, says UGA research

Jul 15, 2015

ATHENS, GA, July 14, 2015 - Unless humans slow the destruction of Earth's declining supply of plant life, civilization like it is now may become completely unsustainable, according to a paper published recently by University of Georgia researchers in t...

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Greenpeace Report Ranks Retailers on Efforts to Protect Oceans, Seafood Industry Workers

Jul 14, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC, July 14, 2015 - Today, Greenpeace released its 2015 Carting Away the Oceans (CATO) report, which evaluates and ranks supermarkets on their efforts to protect both the oceans and seafood industry workers. As concerns continue to mount over slavery and human rights abuses in the seafood industry, the ninth edition of CATO...

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NASA’s Three-Billion-Mile Journey to Pluto Reaches Historic Encounter

Jul 14, 2015
NASA’s Three-Billion-Mile Journey to Pluto Reaches Historic Encounter

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Global trends show seabird populations dropped 70 percent since 1950s

Jul 14, 2015
Global trends show seabird populations dropped 70 percent since 1950s

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To avoid dangerous shark encounters, information trumps culling

Jul 14, 2015
To avoid dangerous shark encounters, information trumps culling

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A great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) approaches a kayaker in Mossel Bay, South Africa. Credit, C &...

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Global sea levels have risen 6 meters or more with just slight global warming

Jul 14, 2015

CORVALLIS, OR, July 9, 2015 - A new review analyzing three decades of research on the historic effects of melting polar ice sheets found that global sea levels have risen at least six meters, or about 20 feet, above present levels on multiple occasions...

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Fossils indicate human activities have disturbed ecosystem resilience

Jul 14, 2015
Fossils indicate human activities have disturbed ecosystem resilience

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