Eco-News Roundup: Tuesday April 13


What We Eat: New infographic shows Americans top consumers of processed foods.

Moving Target: Cutting emissions is going to be hard when we keep growing.

Sue Me: One pro-healthcare Dem says GOP’s anti-healthcare lawsuits are a-okay.

Pond Scum: Court battles between private pond owners and migratory bird advocates.

Echo Chamber: Climate-denying Chamber of Commerce has a video competition.

Kudos: There’s still debate over who took out Bart Stupak: pro-choicers or Tea Party?

Making Us Sick: New book on big pharma and depression vs. regular sadness.

Tomayto, Tomahto: Review of new book gives history and genetics of the tomato.

 

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