Animal agriculture, water consumption, pollution
Seemingly natural disasters, fires, floods, tornadoes, volcanoes,
Carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide,
Contamination of water and food
We find ourselves all across the world finding a wide array of solutions.
As some people get sick we find temporary ways to make them feel better.
This system is faulty and found on all levels. Celebration — There is no "Away" What natural purpose does oil/petrolium in the ground serve for Earth?
US Has Killed More Than 20 Million People in 37 “Victim Nations” Since World War II. First published in November 2015 After the catastrophic attacks of September 11 2001 monumental sorrow and a feeling of desperate and understandable anger began to permeate the American psyche.
A few people at that time attempted to promote a balanced perspective by pointing out that the United States had also been responsible for causing those same feelings in people in other nations, but they produced hardly a ripple. Although Americans understand in the abstract the wisdom of people around the world empathizing with the suffering of one another, such a reminder of wrongs committed by our nation got little hearing and was soon overshadowed by an accelerated “war on terrorism.” But we must continue our efforts to develop understanding and compassion in the world. Hopefully, this article will assist in doing that by addressing the question “How many September 11ths has the United States caused in other nations since WWII?”
The causes of wars are complex. Afghanistan. The Point of No Return: Climate Change Nightmares Are Already Here - Rolling Stone. Historians may look to 2015 as the year when shit really started hitting the fan. Some snapshots: In just the past few months, record-setting heat waves in Pakistan and India each killed more than 1,000 people.
In Washington state's Olympic National Park, the rainforest caught fire for the first time in living memory. London reached 98 degrees Fahrenheit during the hottest July day ever recorded in the U.K.; The Guardian briefly had to pause its live blog of the heat wave because its computer servers overheated. In California, suffering from its worst drought in a millennium, a 50-acre brush fire swelled seventyfold in a matter of hours, jumping across the I-15 freeway during rush-hour traffic.
Wind Power: Not ‘Cheap’, Not ‘Clean’ and Not ‘Green’ – STOP THESE THINGS. If This Timeline Doesn't Convince You Climate Change Is Real, Nothing Will. With today's news that August broke global temperature records, it's useful to consider how much our world's climate has changed over the years.
Study: One-tenth of Earth's wilderness lost since the 1990s. It’s a bleak revelation — a new study reveals that about a tenth of the Earth’s wilderness has been lost since the 1990s.
Over the last 20 years, a total area half the size of the Amazon and twice the size of Alaska has been depleted. The researchers behind the study, published in the journal Current Biology, say they hope that the sobering revelation that rich natural habitats like the Amazon have been decimated in a relatively short amount of time will act as a wakeup call to global leaders to emphasize conservation efforts in their environmental protection policies. When asked why these important, at-risk areas haven’t been better protected, study lead author James Watson points the finger at government leaders around the world. The study shows that, right now, only about 23 percent of the world’s land area remains wilderness.
I Became a Citizen of Bitnation, a Blockchain-Powered Virtual Nation. Now What? Virtual.
Decentralized. Voluntary. Borderless. This is Bitnation, a blockchain-powered government service platform like nothing else. Except, surprisingly, Antarctica. US teens often forced to trade sex work for food, study finds. Teenagers in America are resorting to sex work because they cannot afford food, according to a study that suggests widespread hunger in the world’s wealthiest country.
Focus groups in all 10 communities analysed by the Urban Institute, a Washington-based thinktank, described girls “selling their body” or “sex for money” as a strategy to make ends meet. Boys desperate for food were said to go to extremes such as shoplifting and selling drugs. The findings raise questions over the legacy of Bill Clinton’s landmark welfare-reform legislation 20 years ago as well as the spending priorities of Congress and the impact of slow wage growth.
Evidence of teenage girls turning to “transactional dating” with older men is likely to cause particular alarm. The qualitative study, carried out in partnership with the food banks network Feeding America, created two focus groups – one male, one female – in each of 10 poor communities across the US. Their Soil Toxic, 1,100 Indiana Residents Scramble to Find New Homes. Signs and Symptoms of Anger-Related Issues – Causes and Effects. According to a study conducted by the Harvard Medical School, close to 8 percent of adolescents display anger issues that qualify for lifetime diagnoses of intermittent explosive disorder.
Anger issues aren’t limited to teens, and it’s important to understand anger symptoms, causes and effects if you suspect you are, or someone you know is, suffering from an anger disorder. What Are the Types of Anger Disorders? Individuals who have trouble controlling anger or who experience anger outside of a normal emotional scope can present with different types of anger disorders. Different experts have published contradicting lists of anger types, but some widely accepted forms of anger include: How a Mother's Love Changes a Child's Brain. Nurturing a child early in life may help him or her develop a larger hippocampus, the brain region important for learning, memory and stress responses, a new study shows.
Previous animal research showed that early maternal support has a positive effect on a young rat's hippocampal growth, production of brain cells and ability to deal with stress. Studies in human children, on the other hand, found a connection between early social experiences and the volume of the amygdala, which helps regulate the processing and memory of emotional reactions. Numerous studies also have found that children raised in a nurturing environment typically do better in school and are more emotionally developed than their non-nurtured peers. Brain images have now revealed that a mother’s love physically affects the volume of her child’s hippocampus.
As July's Record Heat Builds Through August, Arctic Ice Keeps Melting : The Two-Way : NPR. Sea ice melts off the beach of Barrow, Alaska, where Operation IceBridge is based for its summer 2016 campaign.
Kate Ramsayer/NASA hide caption toggle caption Kate Ramsayer/NASA Sea ice melts off the beach of Barrow, Alaska, where Operation IceBridge is based for its summer 2016 campaign. Kate Ramsayer/NASA When scientists tallied the temperature readings from around the world last month, this is what they discovered:
Tangled inefficient electric lines. Why are so many gifted students and adults underachievers? - Quora. Maternal Disrupted Communication During Face-to-Face Interaction at 4 months: Relation to Maternal and Infant Cortisol Among at-Risk Families. Border Pride. Naperville residents claim retention pond is making them sick. Mental Health. We May Have Just A Year To Prepare For A Supervolcanic Eruption. When the next supervolcanic eruption comes around, we'll probably only have a year's warning.
As scary as this sounds, this is actually good news – we have time to evacuate those most at risk, if we know what to look for when one of them is about to blow its top. Yes, the Saudi government helped the 9/11 terrorists. Now we know why the missing 28 pages on 9/11 were kept under lock and key for 15 years: They show the hijackers got help across America from Saudi diplomats and spies in the run-up to the attacks.
Because of the coverup, a Saudi terror support network may still be in place inside the United States. A CIA memorandum dated July 2, 2002, stated unequivocally that the connections found between the hijackers, the Saudi embassy in Washington and Saudi consulate in Los Angeles are “incontrovertible evidence that there is support for these terrorists within the Saudi government.” “Numerous” FBI files also fingered two Saudi government employees who assisted the 9/11 hijackers as “Saudi intelligence officers,” the newly declassified documents reveal. Though much is still redacted, they also show the Saudi government’s ties to the hijackers and other al Qaeda suspects were so extensive that the FBI’s Washington field office created a special squad to investigate the Saudi angle. List of fallacies.
These are commonly used styles of argument in convincing people, where the focus is on communication and results rather than the correctness of the logic, and may be used whether the point being advanced is correct or not. Formal fallacies Appeal to probability – is a statement that takes something for granted because it would probably be the case (or might be the case).Argument from fallacy – also known as fallacy fallacy, assumes that if an argument for some conclusion is fallacious, then the conclusion is false.Base rate fallacy – making a probability judgment based on conditional probabilities, without taking into account the effect of prior probabilities.Conjunction fallacy – assumption that an outcome simultaneously satisfying multiple conditions is more probable than an outcome satisfying a single one of them.Masked-man fallacy (illicit substitution of identicals) – the substitution of identical designators in a true statement can lead to a false one.
Notes Works. Orthostatic hypotension. Orthostatic hypotension, also known as postural hypotension, orthostasis, and colloquially as head rush or dizzy spell, is a form of low blood pressure in which a person's blood pressure falls when suddenly standing up or stretching. In medical terms, it is defined as a fall in systolic blood pressure of at least 20 mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure of at least 10 mm Hg when a person assumes a standing position. The symptom is caused by blood pooling in the lower extremities upon a change in body position. It is quite common and can occur briefly in anyone, although it is prevalent in particular among the elderly, and those with low blood pressure.
Signs and symptoms 16 years ago, a doctor published a study. It was completely made up, and it made us all sicker. Our ambiguous world of words. Sex Slavery and Trafficking. Home : STOP Trafficking : Learn More : Sex Trafficking FAQ. Why You Shouldn't Eat ANY Snow, Not Just Yellow Snow. NASA claims: Dozens of advanced ancient civilizations collapsed before us. 2014 Ukrainian revolution. The Ukrainian revolution of 2014 (also known as the Euromaidan Revolution or Revolution of Dignity; Ukrainian: Революція гідності, Revoliutsiia hidnosti) took place in Ukraine in February 2014, when a series of violent events involving protesters, riot police, and unknown shooters in the capital, Kiev, culminated in the ousting of Ukrainian President, Viktor Yanukovych. This was followed by a series of changes in Ukraine's sociopolitical system, including the formation of a new interim government, the restoration of the previous constitution, and a call to hold impromptu presidential elections within months.
Science Sheds Light Why Heating Your Food With Microwave Radiation Might Be A Bad Idea. A few decades from now, will it be common knowledge that using microwave radiation to heat food is harmful to human health? How You Will Die. Raising Considerate Children in a Me-First World. The problem. 17 People Reveal The Disadvantages Of Being Smart. Information pollution. Miscarriage. 500 Year Floods Now Coming to New York Every 24 Years. Illinois Floodplain Maps - FIRMS. Anti-intellectualism Is Killing America. 11 Thought Provoking Images Show What Humans Are Really Doing To The Planet.
Four men reveal the trauma of becoming a dad by deception. GT misdiagnosis. GT misdiagnosis. Why Love And Light Is Only One Side Of The Awakening Story. High school sets up autistic kids to fail in college. Here's how to fix the problem. 27 Powerful Images That Sum up How Smartphones Are Ruining Our Lives - BlazePress. Dad Calls Cops on Son to Teach Him a Lesson, Cops Shoot Son Dead. Mother Calls Police to Help Her Son Take His Medicine, Cop Shows Up and Shoots Him. Mobile Phones Health Hazards, Risks and Dangers. 25 Strange “Symptoms” People Are Experiencing Worldwide.
20 Top Internet Ruin Pornographers. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) Results Point to Major Economic Slowdown - Live Trading News. Officials Declare 'Eating Healthy' a Mental Disorder. Orthorexia nervosa. Solar Radiation Management Governance Initiative. Pyranine - COLORANTS. World Fishing & Aquaculture - Slavery in fishing. This brilliant illustration shows how much public space we've surrendered to cars. Less than two percent of the Hiroshima bomb's uranium actually detonated.
Man Who Beat Cancer Explains Why He Refuses to Support Cancer Charities. Doing Away with Demolition by Neglect - Main Street. The death of the American mall. Top 10 US cities running out of water - NaturalNews.com. Government tears down man’s makeshift tent in the woods, leaves him homeless. Impact on the poorest. Without Saying a Word This 6 Minute Short Film Will Leave You Speechless. Social Inequality and SES. What Will Happen When the Earth’s Magnetic Field Switches. The Five Biggest Threats To Human Existence.
How Bad Is California's Drought? This Bad. Two More Mysterious Siberian Craters Discovered. First of Its Kind Map Reveals Extent of Plastic Debris In Our Oceans. Scientists Get First Look Inside Mysterious Siberian Crater. California wake-up call: Extreme drought will lead to migration exit and real estate collapse - NaturalNews.com. Mysterious Sinkholes Are Forming Near the Site of This Rising Supertall.
Climate Change And Air Pollution Could Join Forces To Make The World Even Hungrier. Global Energy Projections for 2040. We're covered in germs. Let's design for that. Life Just got a lot Worse for People living in Gaza. It Was So Cold in Canada, the Ground Exploded. State of the Planet. 20 Things To Start Doing In Your Relationships - Buddhist Things. Symphony of Science: Al Gore on Climate Reality. News. What kind of Afghanistan will foreign forces leave? Yellowstone Earthquake Threat High In 2014, Says USGS; What Does This Mean For A Volcano Eruption?
Polar vortex. Previously Uncontacted Tribe Have Contracted Influenza. 5 Scary Effects Of Climate Change That Could Happen In Your Lifetime. Will Global Crises Lead to THIS Beautiful Resolve? Watch These Zambian Children Getting Clean Water For The First Time. Their Reaction Will Humble You. Yellowstone supervolcano 'even more colossal'
It Was So Cold in Canada, the Ground Exploded.