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Fracking tracking breakthrough to hold frackers responsible for pollution

New tracers that can identify fracking fluids in the environment will help to hold poor operators accountable Latest Items from TreeHugger...

Women Deserve To Have Sex For Fun, So A Feminist Helped Make That Happen With A New Product

One of the biggest surprises in this story for me: People who were against the pill were worried that women would forget their place in...

Did worries about financial stability get more men to say no to fatherhood?

When The Economy Goes Down, Vasectomies Go Up

Did worries about financial stability get more men to say no to fatherhood? iStockphoto hide caption itoggle caption iStockphoto Did...

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Show: Diane von Furstenberg Tears Up During Intro Speech

“We had something very sad happen,” said the designer, referring to the death of her dear friend, Oscar de la Renta. read more...

An official at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor says its mix of patients helps explain the infection rates.

Hospitals Struggle To Beat Back Serious Infections

An official at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor says its mix of patients helps explain the infection rates. Scott C....

Jerusalem’s Ultra-Orthodox Freak Out Over Feminist Bus Ads

Photo: Courtesy of Women of the Wall An indefatigable feminist group in Israel, which fights for women to have equal access to...

Angie Gardea depends on her job at a hair salon to put food on the table. But because of the Ebola outbreak, business has been slow. Customers are afraid to come in.

For Healthy Liberians, Life Continues — With Some Adjustments

Angie Gardea depends on her job at a hair salon to put food on the table. But because of the Ebola outbreak, business has been slow....

I Never Knew About This Crazy Thing In The Ocean Until I Happened Upon Her Article

It makes me want to quit everything and go dedicate my life to cleaning this up. Karin Kamp from Moyers & Company wrote this article,...

A Delightful Little Ditty About Something That Everybody Who Owns A Pair Of Balls Needs To Do

I’ve been touched twice by this form of cancer: I lost a high school classmate to it 35 years ago, and then one of my best friends...

This could be the hottest year on record, again

Hold onto your hats. Or parasols. It’s getting warmer. The land and sea temperatures are in for last month, and it was the hottest...