Elizabeth Warren Proposes Federal Ban On Industry-Funded ‘Junk #science’ – The proposal could help undo some of the damage the Trump #EPA has done.

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Federal Ban On Industry-Funded ‘Junk Science’ – The proposal could help undo some of the damage the Trump EPA has done. submitted by /u/mvea [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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“Seattle Is Not For Sale”: Voters Rebuke Amazon, Re-electing Socialist Kshama Sawant

“Seattle Is Not For Sale”: Voters Rebuke Amazon, Re-electing Socialist Kshama Sawant In Seattle, Socialist City Councilmember Kshama Sawant has been re-elected in a race that pitted her against Amazon — Seattle’s largest private employer and one of the most powerful companies in the world. Overall, Amazon poured $1.5 million into Seattle’s City Council election and backed Sawant’s opponent, Egan Orion, with nearly half a million dollars. Kshama Sawant is Seattle’s first Socialist politician elected in nearly a century. She has successfully pushed a number of progressive policies, including making…

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Iran Nuclear Agreement Continues to Collapse as Confrontation Intensifies

Iran Nuclear Agreement Continues to Collapse as Confrontation Intensifies The collapse of the JCPOA, due to US withdrawal from the agreement, and protests in Iraq and in Lebanon are depriving Iran of its influence in the region and are pushing the government towards greater confrontation. Subscribe to our page and support our work at https://therealnews.com/donate. The Real News Network

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People who sleep for fewer than five hours a night have significantly shorter telomeres than those who get an “adequate” seven hours of sleep, according to a new study. Using FitBit data, researchers show how consumer sleep trackers can shine a light on the costs of not getting enough sleep.

People who sleep for fewer than five hours a night have significantly shorter telomeres than those who get an “adequate” seven hours of sleep, according to a new study. Using FitBit data, researchers show how consumer sleep trackers can shine a light on the costs of not getting enough sleep. submitted by /u/IronGiantisreal to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Swiss National Bank Now Owns Record $94 Billion In US Stocks After Q3 Buying Spree

Swiss National Bank Now Owns Record $94 Billion In US Stocks After Q3 Buying Spree By Tyler Durden In the third quarter of 2019, one in which the global economy continued to cycle lower, global central banks across the world continued to slash interest rates and launched/expanded quantitative easing programs with very little success at troughing global growth. Still, US equity indices powered to new highs, climbing a wall of worry of President Trump’s “trade optimism” tweets. It seemed quite evident over the quarter that President Trump’s tweeting of constant fake…

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Microplastics Found In Oysters and Clams On Oregon Coast

Microplastics Found In Oysters and Clams On Oregon Coast Tiny threads of plastics are showing up in Pacific oysters and razor clams along the Oregon coast — and the yoga pants, fleece jackets, and sweat-wicking clothing that Pacific Northwesterners love to wear are a source of that pollution, according to a new Portland State University study. Britta Baechler, a Ph.D. student in PSU’s Earth, Environment and Society program, and Elise Granek, a professor of environmental science and management, looked at what variables predict microplastic concentrations in Pacific oysters and razor…

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