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Last Build Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000


Reuters vs. UN cancer agency: Are corporate ties influencing science coverage?

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

One key weapon in industry’s attack on IARC, the World Health Organization's cancer research group, has been the reporting of Kate Kelland, a veteran Reuters reporter based in London.

Australia seeks to extend commercial fishing in protected waters.

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Australia plans to allow fishing across 80 percent of its protected maritime sanctuaries, the government said on Friday in a proposal that would vastly extend commercial activity in the world's largest marine-reserves network.

Reflections upon the death of a hero, Dr. Herbert Needleman.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The passing of a great doctor and a fine American who shined a light on the injustice of lead poisoning.

Australia seeks to extend commercial fishing in protected waters.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The government wants to allow fishing in 80 percent of the country’s protected maritime reserves, up from the current 64 percent.

Conowingo tango.

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

How much pollution mitigation should a hydroelectric dam be expected to do? Debate over Susquehanna River facility needs to be put in reasonable context.

Should you feed your kid probiotics?

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

It’s not as simple as you think.

Climate change: Your meat-free diet can save the planet.

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Combating climate change is largely a matter of personal responsibility - and one of the easiest and best steps we can take concerns what we put on our plates.

Diet drinks may cause weight gain, new research suggests.

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Americans' relationship with artificial sweeteners has soured in the past decade.

We need to talk about the most effective ways to reduce our carbon footprint.

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

We need to be honest about not just the behavioral changes that will make the biggest difference in reducing emissions, but about what it will take to get there.

Should teenagers give up on having children to save the planet?

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Science textbooks aimed at teenagers ignore the most effective lifestyle changes to prevent climate change: go vegetarian, cycle, take the train overseas and have fewer kids.

The fallout.

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

In St. Louis, America's nuclear history creeps into the present, leaching into streams and bodies.

Dangers of artificial sweeteners confirmed.

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Long-term use of artificial sweeteners does not lead to weight loss and may increase risk of obesity and heart disease.

Fears mount as herbicide-cancer link comes to light.

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

As in Europe and North America, South Afrian public health authorities are concerned about the probable contribution of RoundUp's main ingredient, glyphosate, to cancer.

Lead exposed: ‘It was like I had poisoned my child.’ (Part 1 of 4)

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Knox County ranks third in Illinois for the percentage of children with harmful lead in their systems.

Atlanta’s BeltLine is a model for the future of urban green space.

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The multi-use trail system is driving economic, environmental and cultural renewal — while saving the city millions of dollars.

Living on Earth: obesity and house dust., Living on Earth: Obesity and house dust.

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

Certain hormones at times tell our bodies whether or not to create fat cells, and hormone disrupting chemicals can confuse those messages. Such chemicals are found in chemicals such as pesticides, flame retardants, and plastics. They also turn up in ho...

Adelaide researchers find link between plastics chemical phthalates and chronic diseases in men.

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

They are found in toys, food wrappers, even medical devices — and also in the urine of 99.6 per cent of SA men in a major study, but the grim news is they are also linked to chronic diseases.

Ingenious: Jack Gilbert.

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The professor of surgery explains how health emerges from a healthy microbiome.

Genetics playing a growing role in intersection of nutrition and health.

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

A growing number of dieticians, nutritionists and holistic doctors are looking at how variations in genes can modify the affects of nutrients on health.

Want to fight climate change? Have fewer children.

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000

The greatest impact individuals can have in fighting climate change is to have one fewer child, according to a new study that identifies the most effective ways people can cut their carbon emissions.