Mexico Bans Glyphosates; The U.S. Doesn't
The chemical, widely known as Roundup, has been linked to cancer and has been found in children's food. It weakens honeybees, altering their foraging and hurting their larva. But there is pressure to keep allowing its use in the U.S.
Monsanto is fighting a ban
The World's Frogs Are Disappearing
Around the world, frogs face nearly insurmountable threats, including habitat loss, pollution, devastating new diseases, and climate change. One example, the leopard frog, was once abundant in the American Southwest. No more. The desert waterways that supported these frogs - and many other species - are drying up, leaving them no place to go.
Humans caused some of the trouble, with too many demands on local aquifers. We must restore these waterways!Learn how »