Pesticide-intensive Agriculture

Pesticide-intensive agriculture has become a norm in the world. United States alone consumed more than a billion pounds (1,000,000,000 lb) of conventional pesticides each year. Americans spent about $9 billion on pesticides for agricultural use in the most recent year of data. What Is the Issue with Pesticides in Agriculture?Continue Reading


Naegleria fowleri, better known as the “brain-eating amoeba,” is slowly making its way northwards from the southern United States — and we’ve got climate change to blame, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The single-celled organism behind the infections is usually found in warm bodies of freshwater,Continue Reading