Only 60 Years of Farming Left If Soil Degradation Continues – Generating three centimeters of top soil takes 1,000 years, and if current rates of degradation continue all of the world’s top soil could be gone within 60 years, a senior UN official said

Only 60 Years of Farming Left If Soil Degradation Continues – Generating three centimeters of top soil takes 1,000 years, and if current rates of degradation continue all of the world’s top soil could be gone within 60 years, a senior UN official said submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Mike Pence repeatedly refuses to say climate crisis is a threat to US – “What I will tell you is that we will always follow the science on that in this administration,” the vice-president said. CNN host responded: “The science says it is.”

Mike Pence repeatedly refuses to say climate crisis is a threat to US – “What I will tell you is that we will always follow the science on that in this administration,” the vice-president said. CNN host responded: “The science says it is.” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Promising to cure cancer is easy politics. The science is much more difficult – President Trump made a new promise if voters grant him a second term: “We will come up with the cures to many, many problems, to many, many diseases, including cancer.”

Promising to cure cancer is easy politics. The science is much more difficult – President Trump made a new promise if voters grant him a second term: “We will come up with the cures to many, many problems, to many, many diseases, including cancer.” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Trump’s plan would make government stupid – Cuts to science advisory panels for federal agencies will haunt the United States long after the current administration finishes

Trump’s plan would make government stupid – Cuts to science advisory panels for federal agencies will haunt the United States long after the current administration finishes submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Former agency heads and environmentalists are blasting a new executive order issued late Friday evening as a stealthy means to remove scientific oversight from agency rulemaking

Former agency heads and environmentalists are blasting a new executive order issued late Friday evening as a stealthy means to remove scientific oversight from agency rulemaking submitted by /u/DoremusJessup to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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United States Spend Ten Times More On Fossil Fuel Subsidies Than Education – the $649 billion the US spent on these subsidies in 2015 is more than the country’s defense budget and 10 times the federal spending for education .

United States Spend Ten Times More On Fossil Fuel Subsidies Than Education – the $649 billion the US spent on these subsidies in 2015 is more than the country’s defense budget and 10 times the federal spending for education . submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Pope Francis declares ‘climate emergency’ and urges action addressing energy leaders: “Future generations stand to inherit a greatly spoiled world. Our children and grandchildren should not have to pay the cost of our generation’s irresponsibility”

Pope Francis declares ‘climate emergency’ and urges action addressing energy leaders: “Future generations stand to inherit a greatly spoiled world. Our children and grandchildren should not have to pay the cost of our generation’s irresponsibility” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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