Earth Minute: Trump Rolls Back Environmental Protections

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Trump Rolls Back Environmental Protections The Trump administration is racing to roll back even more environmental safeguards aimed at protecting the nation’s air, water and land.  Over the course of… Read More

Washington Post: 250,000 Tell USDA to Reject Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus Trees

While the public anxiously awaits the USDA’s final decision regarding the approval of the commercial release of ArborGen’s highly controversial GE eucalyptus trees, even the high profile GE tree professor Steve Strauss has his doubts. In an article… Read More

WATCH: Study Shows that Antarctica Could add 50 Feet of Sea Level Rise by 2500

The Washington Post reports that by neglecting to include the melting of Antarctica, we have vastly underestimated the potential for sea level rise over the next 80 years — and beyond, scientists say. The 50-foot estimate is hard… Read More

Judge green lights whistleblower claim against USDA by pesticide researcher

The Washington Post recently reported that a prominent scientist in the USDA’s Agricultural Research Service has just cleared the first hurdle in an ongoing whistleblower claim against the agency. According to reporter Steve Volk, Judge Patricia M. Miller rejected the… Read More