57 Different Pesticides Found In Poisoned Honeybees


European honeybees are being poisoned with up to 57 different pesticides, according to new research published in the Journal of Chromatography A. A new method for detecting a whole range of pesticides in bees could help unravel the mystery behind the widespread decline of honeybees in recent years, and help develop an approach to saving them. […]

Poisoned Planet: How Constant Exposure to Man-Made Chemicals Is Putting Your Life at Risk


We want things to be cheap, convenient and useful. Our food arrives contaminated with pesticides and wastes, wrapped in plastic made of hormone-disrupting chemicals. We bathe and dress our children in petrochemicals. Even our coffee contains miniscule traces of arsenic, cup by cup adding to the toxins accumulating in our bodies. Man-made chemicals are creating […]

‘Runoff’ Movie A Thriller Of Everyday Farm Life Dangers, Harsh Realities And Sacrifice


RUNOFF  explores what might a loving wife and mother do in hopes of pulling her family from the brink of financial disaster? The beauty of the land cannot mask the brutality of a farm town. As harvest draws near, Betty confronts a terrifying new reality and will go to desperate lengths to save her family when […]

FireFly Lantern Stove for Outdoor Cooking and Lighting


The Aprovecho Research Center (ARC) designed the FireFly Lantern, a dual purpose biomass cookstove/lantern. Highly efficient and clean burning, the FireFly is the perfect tool for the outdoors. Now, instead of using portable battery-powered lantern devices, the FireFly simultaneously provides light and the ability to cook by using sustainable biomass fuel. Crafted with a rugged […]

Fukusecrecy – The Immaculate Deception


The Japanese government has gone to GREAT LENGTHS to block the flow of information concerning Fukushima. They say the TRUTH hurts, but what hurts more is keeping the public in the dark. TEPCO has lied, obfuscated and covered up the truth about what they knew about, or know about what is going on at sites […]

Neil Young takes on Monsanto, Starbucks and GMOs


(Organic Slant) Neil Young is protesting GMOs with an anti-Monsanto album The Monsanto Years are here and we are living them. Monsanto is the poster-child for what is wrong with corporate controlled government in our world. Our upcoming record, “The Monsanto Years”, encompasses several associated subjects that millions of people world – wide are concerned […]

Food affected by Fukushima disaster harms animals, even at low-levels of radiation


 (Organic Slant) Butterflies eating food collected from cities around the Fukushima nuclear meltdown site showed higher rates of death and disease, according to a study published in the open access journal BMC Evolutionary Biology. Researchers fed groups of pale blue grass butterflies (Zizeeria maha) leaves from six different areas at varying distance from the disaster site, […]

Where is the West Coast Fukushima fallout?


 (Organic Slant) During the weeks after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the West Coast of the United States started receiving fallout radiation within 4 days. Precipitation maps may pin point where the fallout was deposited. The bad thing is that it looks like March was a very wet month for precipation. That means most likely that […]

U.S. energy secretary leaves Fukushima stunned and shocked with first visit in two-and-a-half-years


 (Organic Slant) After two-and-a-half years of radioactive particles traveling across the Pacific Ocean to the U.S. Pacific coastline from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plants, the U.S. energy secretary is finally taking a closer look. U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said that he expects deepening cooperation with Japan over the high-stakes cleaning up and decommissioning […]

Highest levels of radiation yet at Fukushima


 (Organic Slant) Record high radiation levels were detected at the disaster-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant, raising more concerns that the spiraling catastrophe has no end in sight. While the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), who owns the site, seems to have been content painting a rosy picture for the world, the situation has been worsening. Plant operator TEPCO said […]