'Poultry litter' is exactly what it sounds like: the filthy stuff scraped off the floor of a chicken coop. Feeding it to cattle (yes, that happens) risks the spread of mad cow disease—yet the FDA has done nothing to stop it.
Hot streak: NASA climate scientist James Hansen and colleagues have a new study out today that shows the increase in hotter-than-hot summers over the last six decades. The research begins with summer temperature extremes... read more >
Extreme belief: A new poll suggests that Americans are starting to make the connection between extreme weather and man-made climate change. More than two-thirds of those polled think that global warming is affecting the... read more >