Genetic Engineering

On January 10, 2012 By

At first glance, genetic engineering might look exciting to most people. Deeper consideration brings out serious risks and dangers. Genetic engineering enables scientists to create animals, micro-organisms and plants by manipulating the DNA of living organisms in a way that does not occur naturally. It has become more and more evident that GM technology is [...]

Continue Reading

Peace and Disarmament

On January 10, 2012 By

Violence and war lead to the sweeping and systemic denial of political and civil rights, along with social, cultural and economical rights as scarce resources are used on weapons and preparation for war. There are up to 30,000 nuclear weapons in the world, belonging to nine countries: France, Russian Federation, US, UK, China, India, Israel, [...]

Continue Reading

Hot Weather Preparedness

On January 10, 2012 By

People have the possibility to prevent complications related to exposure to hot weather. However, many people continue to die each year of heat related illnesses. Knowing how to recognize, prevent and treat the symptoms is crucial during summer. Usually, elderly people, infants and people who work outdoors are more likely to suffer heat-related illnesses. There [...]

Continue Reading

Toxic Chemicals

On January 10, 2012 By

Toxic chemicals in our environment threaten our lakes and rivers, our land, oceans, air, and ultimately ourselves and our future. The production, use, release, and trade of most synthetic chemicals is nowadays accepted as a global menace to human health. However, thousands of chemical compounds continue to be released by chemical industries every year. Unfortunately, [...]

Continue Reading

Nuclear Age

On January 10, 2012 By

The decision of dropping nuclear bombs on Nagasaki and Hiroshima ushered the Earth into the nuclear age. With the appearing of atomic weapons, mankind drives towards annihilation. The precept that leads the nuclear weapon nations, is the theory of disincentive, the impression that no state would attack another that has nuclear weapons. With the imposing [...]

Continue Reading

Global Warming

On January 10, 2012 By

The ocean and its dwellers will be irreversibly affected by the impacts of climate change and global warming. Experts state that global warming, by increasing sea water temperatures, will change ocean currents

Continue Reading

Visit our friends!

A few highly recommended friends...

    Set your Twitter account name in your settings to use the TwitterBar Section.