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Farms near Lake Erie get millions.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

Between 2008 and 2015, concentrated animal feeding operations in the western Lake Erie watershed have received more than $16.8 million in direct payments, cost-shares, and other subsidies from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. [News Source]

Farms near Lake Erie get millions.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

Between 2008 and 2015, concentrated animal feeding operations in the western Lake Erie watershed have received more than $16.8 million in direct payments, cost-shares, and other subsidies from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. [News Source]

War over soda taxes coming to a polling place near you.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

Government do-gooders and conservatives who are worried that America is becoming a nanny state have one more thing to fight about in 2016: soda taxes. [News Source]

War over soda taxes coming to a polling place near you.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

Government do-gooders and conservatives who are worried that America is becoming a nanny state have one more thing to fight about in 2016: soda taxes. [News Source]

What the hunter-gatherers from ‘In Defense of Food’ can teach us about our diets.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

At the heart of the new documentary based on Michael Pollan’s best-selling book is the story of a Tanzanian tribe that still eats the way it has for millennia. [News Source]

What the hunter-gatherers from ‘In Defense of Food’ can teach us about our diets.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

At the heart of the new documentary based on Michael Pollan’s best-selling book is the story of a Tanzanian tribe that still eats the way it has for millennia. [News Source]

President Obama and Bill Gates to announce historic investment in clean energy research.
Monday November 30th 2015, 9:00 AM

Funding will come both in the form of public sector financing and private sector backing, and together they are likely to constitute the biggest investments in clean energy technologies in history. [News Source]

Speedily eroding North Slope river bluff offers window into ice age past.
Friday November 27th 2015, 9:00 AM

A river on Alaska’s North Slope is eroding along one of its sections faster than that of any river in the permafrost regions of North America and Eurasia, a team of scientists from Alaska, Russia, Germany and Canada has found. [News Source]

Ohio weighing ban on plastic microbeads.
Friday November 27th 2015, 9:00 AM

A bill recently introduced in the Ohio House of Representatives would ban the sale and manufacture of products containing tiny plastic particles known as microbeads, a likely companion to legislation introduced earlier this year in the Ohio Senate. [News Source]

​Should your turkey be taxed for climate change?, Should your turkey be taxed for climate change?
Wednesday November 25th 2015, 9:00 AM

As Americans prepare for their Thanksgiving Day feasts, there's an issue on the horizon that could make that turkey more expensive: taxing meat to reduce climate change. [News Source]

​Should your turkey be taxed for climate change?
Wednesday November 25th 2015, 9:00 AM

As Americans prepare for their Thanksgiving Day feasts, there's an issue on the horizon that could make that turkey more expensive: taxing meat to reduce climate change. [News Source]

Toxic Kenya dump embodies pope’s environmental concern., Toxic Kenya dump embodies Pope’s environmental concern.
Wednesday November 25th 2015, 9:00 AM

The scavengers at Nairobi's notorious Dandora dump are some of the poorest of Kenya's poor - and they are likely to be on Pope Francis' mind when he makes his first trip to Africa Thursday. [News Source]