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New Research On Ancient Australian Crystal Could Tell Us More About Earth’s First Magnetic Field

The magnetic field is one of Earth’s greatest forces and biggest protector. It shields us from speeding extraterrestrial objects and eases radiation from solar flares. Without the magnetic field, life as we know it would cease to exist. New research found on ancient Australian crystal, zircon, can tell us more about Earth’s magnetic field. Could …

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Bees Absolutely Love Cannabis & It Could Help Restore Their Populations

Bees are major fans of hemp and a recent study has found that the taller the hemp plants are the larger the number of bees that will flock to it. The new research, spearheaded by researchers at Cornell University and published last month in Environmental Entomology, shows that humans aren’t the only fans of weed. The findings also …

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A Month’s Worth of Rain Falls on Australia in the Course of One Day—Finally!

The skies have fallen over the land down under and rain continues to pour in Australia. Heavy rain has already helped to extinguish 32 fires Thursday morning. With an expectancy of 30 to 80mm of rain between now and Sunday, some worries vanished while others are just beginning to surface. While this may mark a …

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Food Forests Could Bring Healthy Organic Food To Everyone: For Free

(Originally posted at Collective Evolution) Food forests or Forest gardening have been around for a long time with many of the native cultures practicing this form of sustainable agriculture. It is a form of low-maintenance plant-based food production which replicates natural ecosystems, incorporating fruit and nut trees, shrubs, herbs, running vines and perennial vegetables. Beneficial plants and companion planting is a big part …

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Russian volcano erupts for the first time in 95 years and astronauts captured the moment from space

A VOLCANO ON A remote island between the Kamchatka peninsula in Russia in the Sea of Okhotsk and Hokkaido in Japan has just erupted for the first time since 1924, and luckily, the International Space Station captured the whole thing via pictures. On June 22, the uninhabited volcanic island of Raikoke shot ash and volcanic glass so high into the air that …

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Study Suggests By 2050, Rising Sea Levels Will Flood land home to 300 mil people each year

You can now support EIC on PATREON   [wp_ad_camp_5] According to a new study, the number of people who may be affected by rising sea levels by 2050 may be three times higher than previously thought. Scientists at Climate Central, a research and advocacy group, used a new digital model for a more accurate estimation based …

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David Attenborough’s Seven Worlds, One Planet Released 27 October & We Can’t Wait

You can now support EIC on PATREON [wp_ad_camp_5] This Sunday (October 27) sees the start of David Attenborough’s new documentary series, Seven Worlds, One Planet. Four years in the making, this new seven episode series looks at a different continent in each episode starts with Antarctica. Viewers will see how bull elephant seals, penguins and whales …

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India Plans To Develop A Green Belt Similar To The Great Green Wall Of Africa

[wp_ad_camp_5] Many countries in the world are trying to move to make a positive difference for our planet. Yes, in the past, we have exploited our planet enough. Now it’s time to give something back to it. Out of all the countries in the world, India is making quite a move towards a greener world. …

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Germany Considers a 19% “Meat Tax” to Combat Climate Change

[wp_ad_camp_5] Germany, known for dishes such as bratwurst, eisbein and schnitzel, may soon see the implementation of a meat tax in an effort to curb carbon emissions and improve animal welfare. Early in August, politicians from the Social Democrats (SPD) and the Greens proposed raising the value-added tax (VAT) on meat to 19%. Meat is …

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This Map Lets You View Your Address to See How It’s Changed Over the Past 750 Million Years

[wp_ad_camp_5] Have you ever wondered what Earth looked like millions of years ago, when and how it changed over the ages? If so, you can now browse a recently released interactive map, and even superimpose the political boundaries of today onto the geographic formations of yesteryear, dating back to 750 million years ago. For example, about …

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