The face-off between Georgia and Tennessee over the Tennessee River and Nickajack Lake...
Bull Charges Through Home and Exits Through Front Door
Not the actual bull, above image taken in Pamplona by Eneko Alonso No, this isn’t bull – excuse the pun.
Chrysler Offers 2.99 Gas. Is This a Good Idea?
Photo: Don’t you worry about a thing, darlin’. That gas is capped at 2.99. Image from MShades I think I’ve been more than a little vocal about the gas price crisis in America, but have, aside from making fun of … Contin
Beijing Goes Big Brother on the Water Supply
The Chinese government has undertaken new measures to monitor Beijing’s water supply in the run-up to the 2008 Olympics. A Beijing area wastewater treatment plant The city has promised to protect the water supply and to install cutting-e
MPs Call for Tougher Climate Change Bill
The government’s much publicised climate change bill has received stinging criticism from MPs. The cross party select committee on the environment, food and rural affairs have identified a number of major faults in the bill. The bill is, say the commi
Journey to Meet the Eagle Hunters of the Eastern Mongolian Steppes
Image: tiarescott Being a plant hunter might not sound like the most thrilling job in the world; after all, what plant could be so dangerous that you have to hunt it? However, i
Plastic bottles - are they really safe?
A statement given six months ago by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) stated that human exposure to a key chemical used in modern plastics, bisphenol A (BPA) was well within safety limits and posed no immediate health risks, despite previous links
Why I'm Green with a Capital 'G'
Sometimes people ask, “Why are you running for the Green Party of Canada? They’ll never win.” Well, sometimes it’s not about winning. It’s about doing what’s right. If you are true to your values, and your values are go
Coal and Nuclear Power Big Winners in New U.S. Budget
The White House has just released its proposed budget for 2009 and there are a few surprises. Image by Diliff For the past couple of weeks, sc
Salmon + Sea Lions > Feds
Image from remainingoceansart Salmon in the Columbia River near the Oregon-Washington border have been considered endangered for some time, and subject to federal protective orde