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National Republican Congressional Committee: Blinded by Science?

(1) Comments | Posted June 12, 2013 | 2:48 PM

Let me blow your mind for a second: When you put rocks in water, they sink.

Advanced scientific concept, huh? Seems so, at least to our friends over at the National Republican Congressional Committee.

Earlier this month, Rep. Raúl Grijalva made the point about the rocks...

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Poll: Most Americans See Population Growth as Threat to Wildlife, Climate

(16) Comments | Posted March 7, 2013 | 10:42 AM

If you feel like our crowded planet is taking a tough toll on the wild, you're not alone.

A new poll finds a clear majority of Americans believe the world's growing human population is driving wildlife species toward extinction and is making climate change worse. Respondents also said addressing...

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50,000 Ways to Start Talking About Population

(12) Comments | Posted January 23, 2013 | 4:31 PM

Is it getting crowded in here?

By the time today's over, there were will about 200,000 more people on the planet than there were yesterday. The world population topped 7 billion in 2011 and we're on our way toward 10 billion by the end of this century.

All...

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