Posts tagged with ‘Pollution’


The Accelerating Destruction of Earth’s Biodiversity: When Will We Act?
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 24th, 2021 (EDITORIAL | 1 Comment »)
Scientists Sound Alarm after Finding 25% of California Sea Lions Have Cancer
Joseph Mercola, M.D. | The Defender – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Scientists Sound Alarm after Finding 25% of California Sea Lions Have Cancer)
The Story of Plastic (Animated Short)
The Story of Stuff Project – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on The Story of Plastic (Animated Short))
‘We Have to Act’: Atmospheric CO2 Passes 420 PPM for First Time Ever in Recorded History
Kenny Stancil | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 12th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘We Have to Act’: Atmospheric CO2 Passes 420 PPM for First Time Ever in Recorded History)
Where Does Plastic Pollution Go When It Enters the Ocean?
Bruce Sutherland, Michelle DiBenedetto and Ton van den Bremer | The Conversation – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 8th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Where Does Plastic Pollution Go When It Enters the Ocean?)
Gas Companies Are Abandoning Their Wells, Leaving Them to Leak Methane Forever
Mya Frazier | Bloomberg - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 21st, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Gas Companies Are Abandoning Their Wells, Leaving Them to Leak Methane Forever)
Wait, How Much Microplastic Is Swirling in the Atlantic?
Matt Simon | Wired - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Wait, How Much Microplastic Is Swirling in the Atlantic?)
(Português) Pandemia de Covid-19 Provoca Queda Recorde de Poluição Atmosférica
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Pandemia de Covid-19 Provoca Queda Recorde de Poluição Atmosférica)
Diesel Spilled in the Arctic Continues Its Advance to the Sea
teleSUR - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Diesel Spilled in the Arctic Continues Its Advance to the Sea)
The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?
Shannon Osaka | Grist - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?)
Clean Air in Europe during Lockdown ‘Leads to 11,000 Fewer Deaths’
Jonathan Watts | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2020 (EUROPE | Comments Off on Clean Air in Europe during Lockdown ‘Leads to 11,000 Fewer Deaths’)
Banking on Climate Breakdown
Brendan Montague | The Ecologist - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 27th, 2020 (ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Banking on Climate Breakdown)
‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite
Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite)
Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse)
The US Military Is the Largest Institutional Consumer of Fossil Fuels
Global Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 9th, 2020 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on The US Military Is the Largest Institutional Consumer of Fossil Fuels)
Kicking the Habit
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Kicking the Habit)
Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks
Hiroko Tabuchi – The New York Times
February 10th, 2020 (ASIA--PACIFIC, ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY | Comments Off on Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks)
UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences
Jordan Davidson | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences)
Terrorism: A False Threat
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say
Denise Chow – NBC News
December 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say)
(Português) Indústria da carne é uma das maiores poluidoras do mundo
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Indústria da carne é uma das maiores poluidoras do mundo)
Climate Change Is Breaking Open America’s Nuclear Tombs in Marshall Islands and Johnston Island
James Albertini | Malu 'Aina Center for Non-violent Education & Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
November 11th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate)
Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years
Marc A. Cirigliano| The Eastern Woodlands Fusion – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years)
Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste)
(Português) Coca-Cola É a Maior Produtora de Lixo Plástico do Mundo, Aponta Auditoria Internacional
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
October 28th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Coca-Cola É a Maior Produtora de Lixo Plástico do Mundo, Aponta Auditoria Internacional)
Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row
Matt Franklin | Brand Audit – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, ENVIRONMENT, CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row)
Human Violence: Pervasive, Multi-dimensional and Extinction-threatening
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions
Matthew Taylor and Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
October 14th, 2019 (EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ENVIRONMENT, CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS, DEVELOPMENT, PUBLIC SERVICE | Comments Off on Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions)
Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth
James Pasley | Yahoo! News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY | Comments Off on Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth)
Our Lifestyles Must Change
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 (EDITORIAL | Comments Off on Our Lifestyles Must Change)
Nuclear Abolition: Q&A with Dr. David Krieger
David Krieger | Nuclear Age Peace Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Nuclear Abolition: Q&A with Dr. David Krieger)
Top 100 Polluter Indexes
Political Economy Research Institute | University of Massachusetts – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Top 100 Polluter Indexes)
Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem)
Then… & Now
Asier – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (FOOD FOR THOUGHT | Comments Off on Then… & Now)
Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
July 29th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, CAPITALISM, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World)
Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11
David R Baker | Bloomberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11)
A Short History of the High Costs of Military Air Shows
Gary G. Kohls, MD | Duty to Warn – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on A Short History of the High Costs of Military Air Shows)
Today’s Menu: Pesticide Salad, Leaded Fish with Plastic, and Intoxicated Fruit
Baher Kamal - Human Wrongs Watch
July 8th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Today’s Menu: Pesticide Salad, Leaded Fish with Plastic, and Intoxicated Fruit)
The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism
Andy Beckett – The Guardian
July 1st, 2019 (CAPITALISM, PARADIGM CHANGES, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism)
New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
June 17th, 2019 (MILITARISM, ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11)
As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home
Kate O'Neill – The Conversation
June 17th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home)
The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open
Kyle Swenson – The Washington Post
May 27th, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ASIA--PACIFIC, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open)
Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic
Christopher Joyce | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic)
Study: U.S. Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed Pentagon Spending
Tim Dickinson – Rolling Stone
May 13th, 2019 (ENERGY | Comments Off on Study: U.S. Fossil Fuel Subsidies Exceed Pentagon Spending)
Plastic in Paradise: The Battle for the Galápagos Islands’ Future
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Plastic in Paradise: The Battle for the Galápagos Islands’ Future)
99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on 99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades)
Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy
Sara Flounders | Workers World – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy)
The Renegade Nuns Who Took On a Pipeline
Eliza Griswold – The New Yorker
April 22nd, 2019 (ACTIVISM | 1 Comment »)