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Nonbelievers Offer Godless Alternatives to Thanksgiving Prayer

Nov 22, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. Nov. 20, 2014 - The American Humanist Association is offering resources for humanists, atheists, agnostics and other non-religious individuals wishing to offer secular versions of Thanksgiving grace this holiday season.

“Thanksgiving is a uniquely secular holiday, as gratitude is a universal human emotion,” said Roy Speckhardt, executive director of the American Humanist Association....

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Day 25 of Eleven-year-old Indigenous Eco-Rapper’s Silent Strike Calling for Climate Action

Nov 21, 2014

BOULDER, CO, Nov. 21, 2014 - Itzcuauhtli Roske-Martinez (pronounced "eat-squat-lee,"), an 11-year-old indigenous eco-rapper, is in his fourth week of silence to demand science-based climate action. He asks why kids should "go to school and learn all this stuff if there is not going to be a world worth living in? The so-called "leaders"...

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The dangers of coal mining for fifth graders — and members of Congress — in under 2 minutes (VIDEO)

Nov 21, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Nov. 21, 2014 - Who said education was boring? Today, the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign unveiled a short video highlighting the dangers of coal-fired power plants. In one minute and forty-two seconds, viewers will be entertained while getting schooled on the dangers of dirty coal plants, the advantages of clean...

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Protecting forests alone would not halt land-use change emissions

Nov 21, 2014
Protecting forests alone would not halt land-use change emissions

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Fall of ancient civilization offers climate warning

Nov 19, 2014
Fall of ancient civilization offers climate warning

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Public Service Broadcasting – Gagarin (Video)

Nov 19, 2014

November 19, 2014 - Public Service Broadcasting unveil the video for the first single from their upcoming second album, 'The Race For Space'. A brassy, funk-heavy superhero theme song for the most famous man in the world at the time, ‘Gagarin’ reveals a new side to the band – not least their considerable dancing...

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Don’t Drink the Water: Study Shows Well Contamination Across Southeastern Wisconsin, Finds Links With Coal Ash

Nov 19, 2014

MADISON, WI, Nov. 18, 2014 - A study released by Clean Wisconsin finds that more than one in five wells across Waukesha, Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha counties are contaminated with molybdenum at levels above the state health advisory level. Families and schools in the area are being forced to buy bottled water or install...

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Don’t Get Burned This Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov 19, 2014
Don’t Get Burned This Thanksgiving Holiday

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Family Mealtime Isn’t Just For Thanksgiving

Nov 19, 2014
Family Mealtime Isn’t Just For Thanksgiving

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The chemistry of cats: On catnip, pheromones and kitty litter (video)

Nov 17, 2014

WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2014 -- They are seemingly the most popular thing on the Internet, the subject of millions of videos and hundreds of memes: cats. This week Reactions answers some of the biggest kitty questions out there: Why does catnip make most ...

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