Posts belonging to Category Environment

Bedbugs – Banned Pesticide Needed to Fight Them

Bedbugs – Banned Pesticide Needed to Fight Them In this Aug. 25 photo, Delores Stewart displays bed bugs found in her home in Columbus, Ohio. A resurgence of bedbugs across the U.S. has homeowners and apartment dwellers taking desperate measures to eradicate the tenacious bloodsuckers, with some relying on dangerous outdoor pesticides and fly-by-night exterminators. […]

7.2 Magnitude Quake Rocks Baja California

7.2 Magnitude Quake Rocks Baja California Well, the Earth did it again! A 7.2 magnitude quake hit Baja, California this morning and was able to be felt in Los Angeles, San Diego, and even Phoenix, Arizona. While no deaths have been reported there is report of damage across the west coast. From The New York […]

More Earthquakes? Scientists say Nay!

More Earthquakes? Scientists say Nay! As more and more news coverage comes to light over the many earthquakes that the Earth has had in the last few weeks – many are asking, is this a sign of something worse to come? Scientists say, no way. They say that there are too many people who have […]

Killing Fish – The American Way

Killing Fish – The American Way The ravenous Asian Carp is on the move in the Great Lakes and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources will have none of it! Illinois agencies have never before attempted to kill as many fish at one time as they are right now. By using the poison rotenone they […]

Iceberg Dead Ahead

Iceberg Dead Ahead Taking a small break from the food industry bashing to focus on this monster: It’s a beauty isn’t it? Well this little chunk of our ice shelf is floating halfway between New Zealand and Antarctica around Macquarie Island. Measuring at 50m high from the waterline and 500m long this massive giant is […]