You can vote for this project (link in comments) to encourage LEGO to make an automated side-loading garbage/#Recycle/compost truck set to help expose kids to sorting compost, #Recycling, and trash. My son and I worked over a year to design the set so that it works well and is fun to play with.

You can vote for this project (link in comments) to encourage LEGO to make an automated side-loading garbage/recycle/compost truck set to help expose kids to sorting compost, recycling, and trash. My son and I worked over a year to design the set so that it works well and is fun to play with. submitted by /u/leluscla [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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“A Message from the Future with AOC”: New Film Imagines World Transformed by the Green New Deal

“A Message from the Future with AOC”: New Film Imagines World Transformed by the Green New Deal As the push for the Green New Deal builds momentum in the United States, The Intercept has released a short illustrated video imagining a future shaped by the progressive environmental movement. It’s titled “A Message from the Future with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.” The New York congressmember narrates the film to envision an America that has been transformed by the Green New Deal policies, including a just transition of jobs, Medicare for all, and a…

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Coincident with the Extinction Rebellion protests in London, the BBC decides that they need to hire a dedicated environmental reporter

Coincident with the Extinction Rebellion protests in London, the BBC decides that they need to hire a dedicated environmental reporter submitted by /u/silence7 [link] [comments] top scoring links : climate A community for truthful science-based news about climate and related politics and activism

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Housework could keep brain young: Every extra hour of light physical activity per day was linked to 0.22% greater brain volume, equal to just over a year’s less brain ageing, suggests a new study (n=2,354).

Housework could keep brain young: Every extra hour of light physical activity per day was linked to 0.22% greater brain volume, equal to just over a year’s less brain ageing, suggests a new study (n=2,354). submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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FDA Approves Low-Level Electrical Pulse Forehead Patch to Be Worn by Children Ages 7-12 with ADHD While They Are Sleeping

FDA Approves Low-Level Electrical Pulse Forehead Patch to Be Worn by Children Ages 7-12 with ADHD While They Are Sleeping By B.N. Frank Parents with children who have ADHD have my sympathy.  Therapy takes a long time and doesn’t always work.  It’s also not cheap.  Dietary changes aren’t easy to implement.  Drugs don’t always work and they aren’t necessarily cheap either.  Drugs can also have horrible side effects.  So there’s a new treatment that the FDA recently approved for kids ages 7-12 with ADHD:  an electrical pulse patch to wear…

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