Katherine Butler

5 Reasons to End Our War on Germs Before it Kills Us All

This article was published in partnership with GlobalPossibilities.org.

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5 Diseases on the Move in North America, Thanks to Climate Change

When we consider the future effects of climate change in the United States, we sometimes think super-hurricanes, intense wildfires and a cinematic dystopia featuring robotic Haley Joel Osment racing around flooded Manhattan. However, we may want to put the scuba-lessons aside and consider a lesser-known threat from rising temperatures and erratic weather. Experts note that climate change may also be impacting certain environmentally sensitive diseases, and not in a way that will have us breathing easier.

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A Feminist Polygamist?

This story first appeared on EcoSalon.

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