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Stanford study says ticks may cause double trouble

Researchers found ticks infected with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and a newly identified human pathogen in nearly every Bay Area park they examined.

A Stanford study has found that ticks infected with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and a newly identified human pathogen are widespread in the San Francisco Bay Area. Researchers found ticks infected with the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and a newly identified human pathogen in nearly every Bay Area park they examined. As…more »

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Study: Monsanto’s Roundup Causes “Gluten Intolerance”

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A recent study proposes that gluten intolerance and celiac disease are on the rise as a result of glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide. The National Library of Medicine states that celiac disease “damages the lining of the small intestine and prevents it from absorbing parts of food that are important for staying…more »

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Six Landscapes: “Look Up” To See The Secret State

The Other Night Sky

“The Other Night Sky” is a project to track and photograph classified American satellites, space debris, and other obscure objects in Earth orbit. The project uses observational data produced by an international network of amateur “satellite observers to calculate the position and timing of overhead transits which are photographed with telescopes and large-format cameras and other imaging devices.

Secret State In this talk, artist Trevor Paglen discusses his work attempting to “see” the various aspects of the secret state. In examples ranging from tracking spy satellites to foraging through the bureaucratic refuse of CIA front companies, Paglen will discuss methods used to identify a… Trevor Paglen’s work deliberately blurs lines between science, contemporary…more »

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Bees Are US: Protect Our Bees, Say No To Bayer And Syngenta

Photo by Ken Duret

Take action to protect our bees! Wow. Bayer has just sued the European Commission to overturn a ban on the pesticides that are killing millions of bees around the world. A huge public push won this landmark ban only months ago — and we can’t sit back and let Big Pesticide overturn it while the…more »

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Lyme Disease Community Blows The Whistle On Corruption Within The CDC

Photo by Jerry Kirkhart

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced that rather than 30,000 new cases of Lyme disease each year in the United States, there are likely 300,000. What the CDC failed to explain is why it’s taken them so long to acknowledge that Lyme disease has reached epidemic proportions. The Lyme disease community…more »

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Militarization Of The Food Supply: Dr. Vandana Shiva

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Raising awareness and inspiring change by calling up laws of truth over fictional laws of corporations. The Law of the Universe The Law of the Land The Law of the People Living on the Land Indigenous Rights Dr. Shiva’s inspirational presentation reminds us what is worth fighting for and what is at stake if we…more »

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U.S. Chemical Weapons Obama Wants To Use On The Syrian People

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Public Health and Environmental Hazards Cruise missiles with depleted uranium on Libya The Same Cruise Missiles Used On Libya Are Those Poised For Use On Syria [Reposted in light of new scientific findings ascertaining NATO’s use of DU in Libya.] The military support for the Benghazi rebellion against the Tripoli dictator is provided to the…more »

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FAA Contrail Cloud Experiment Without Public Consent

FAA Experiment Front Street, Santa Cruz, CA.

Experiment creates ominous sky over Santa Cruz, California. Winter Sky in Santa Cruz The following images were taken on three different days this winter from various locations in Santa Cruz County, California. They demonstrate how aircraft dispersant turns a clear day into one filled with contrail clouds, part of an international experiment according to a…more »

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‘Idle No More’: Indigenous Peoples Urgent Environmental And Human Rights Message

Idle No More Flash Mob outside of the Vancouver Convention Center on December 27, 2012.

It is being called the largest indigenous mass mobilization in recent history. ‘Idle No More’ is an Indigenous Peoples Movement Spreading across N.America and the world with an urgent environmental and Human Rights message You may not have heard yet of the ‘Idle No More’ movement, but you will; it’s momentum has been steadily growing…more »

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Santa Cruz Action To Protect Our Forest

Photo by Ken Duret

IMPORTANT UPDATE: The state’s Court of Appeals tossed out the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) prepared by the City of Santa Cruz for the extension of water for UCSC expansion into the Nature Reserve. LAFCO cannot approve the University’s application for water service without a valid EIR. See the Sentinel article for details. This represents a…more »

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