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260,000 Tons of Plastic Clogging World’s Oceans

by Brianne Hogan

A new study suggests that over 260,000 tons of plastic are floating in the world’s oceans. The study, first published in the journal PLOS ONE, was conducted by researchers from

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Oregon Will Sell a Massive Forest to Pay for Schools

by Natalia Lima

For those in the market for a forest in order to save it, an opportunity has just opened up. The state of Oregon is getting ready to sell 92,000 acres

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Dog Shelter in Iran Helps Unwanted Strays

by Brianne Hogan

Iran’s only licensed animal shelter is the sole refuge for more than 500 dogs who live in a country where conservative laws have called for heavy restrictions on dog ownership.

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Young Lottery Winner Donates Entire Windfall to Animal Shelter

by Natalia Lima

What would you do if you won on a scratch off lottery ticket? Pay your credit card bill, go on a shopping spree? A man in Dallas gave all his

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Take the New ‘Veganuary’ Pledge in January 2015

by Brianne Hogan

‘Veganuary’ is a worldwide campaign encouraging people to try out a vegan diet for 31 days in the new year. The idea behind Veganuary is quite simple in its genius: after

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Watch ‘The Ghosts In Our Machine’ for Free

by Natalia Lima

Have a couple of hours to spare? For the next two days you can put them to good use by watching the critically acclaimed film ‘The Ghosts In Our Machine’

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Ewan McGregor to Narrate ‘Humpback Whales’ Documentary

by Brianne Hogan

Actor Ewan McGregor is lending his Scottish brogue to a new 3D adventure documentary on humpback whales. The new doc, succinctly titled, “Humpback Whales,” comes from MacGillivray Freeman Films and is

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