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Animal Smarts

December 1st, 2017 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Chimps, Zebrafish and Birds Communicate Like We Do Chimps, orangutans and bonobo apes are now known to be capable of [&hellip


Senior Sisterhood

December 1st, 2017 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

New Options for Independent Co-Housing For 20 years, Maria Brenton, an outspoken proponent of older people living independently, has been [&hellip


Tree Tally

December 1st, 2017 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Digitalizing Data Helps Rainforest Census The Amazon rainforest is thought to harbor a greater diversity of trees than anywhere else [&hellip


Animal Genocide

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

‘Lethal Control’ Trades Off Species Over the next four years, the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers will shoot 16,000 [&hellip


Dirty Dollars

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Stores Filled with Toxic Products HealthyStuff, a project of the Michigan-based Ecology Center, in collaboration with the Campaign for Healthier [&hellip


Tool Pool

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Farmers Share Farm Machinery Instead of buying or renting expensive specialized machinery, farmers in Maine can now join a “lending [&hellip


Persistent Pacers

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Women Marathoners Better at Maintaining Speed Danish researchers studying almost 2 million marathon results from 131 marathon races over a [&hellip


EPA Blooper

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Bee-Toxic Pesticide Approved The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved cyantraniliprole, a new systemic pesticide that is toxic to [&hellip


Eco-Eating

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Town Eateries Embrace Sustainability The city of Maplewood, Missouri, outside St. Louis, has teamed up with the Green Dining Alliance [&hellip


Enflamed Water

June 8th, 2015 | by Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp.

Home Flame Retardants Found in River Scientists with the Washington Toxics Coalition tested household dust and laundry wastewater from 20 [&hellip



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