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  1. Green Goods
    Let's get this out of the way: Climate change is real, it is happening right now, and it is caused in large part by human activity. The overall pattern of rising global temperatures means a lot of scary, seemingly abstract things are occurring: Sea levels are rising. Drought and wildfires are...
  2. Family Life
    More than 15,000 scientists have an important message: Something's going to have to change if we want to save Planet Earth. In 1992, 1,500 scientists warned that unless something changes in the way humans treated the Earth and each other, there'd be big trouble. Now, 25 years later, that...
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    Two children have decided they've had enough of Trump's efforts to pull back environmental protection legislation in the name of 'climate skepticism' and are suing President Trump and Cabinet Members, Rick Perry and Scott Pruitt. In case you're not up to date, Rick Perry is the Energy...
  4. Green Goods
    While U.S. President pulls America out of the Paris Accord, citizens and leaders around the world are concerned about the effect the withdrawal will have on toxic environments to our children, the next generation. There's no lack of research that being in the womb does not necessarily protect...
  5. Green Goods
    New research from Canada is suggesting that the current global warming trend may lead to an increased number of cases of gestational diabetes in women who are pregnant. Researchers from the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) in Canada have found that women who were more often...
  6. Family Life
    This week I did something that may sound a little crazy. I took the Amtrak train from Washington, DC to Milwaukee, WI. I had to make the trip for a work meeting, and I wanted to see if I could do my part to lower my carbon footprint by not flying. The train was about 0.04 tons of carbon...
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