Scientists finally know how big earthquakes start: with many smaller ones
New techniques to detect small earthquakes have deepened scientists' understanding of what causes bigger quakes.
California's planet-warming emissions declined in 2017, even as its biggest pollution source keeps rising
Judge Hands Down 10-Year Prison Sentence in Organic Fraud Case
(Beyond Pesticides, August, 20, 2019) Last week U.S. District Court Judge C.J. Williams sentenced Missouri resident Randy Constant to 10 years in prison for selling conventional grains he and his co-conspirators fraudulently passed off as certified organic. In his ruling, Judge Williams noted the scheme resulted in “extreme and incalculable damage” to consumers and public trust in the organic l...
Insect “Honeydew” Secretions, Contaminated with Neonicotinoid Insecticides then Eaten by Other Insects, and Birds Contribute to
Urgency for vaccine grows as virus ravages China's pigs
Environment News: BEIJING: Scientists are working to develop a vaccine to help guard the world's pork supply as a deadly virus ravages Asia's pig herds.