Drought declared as parts of Queensland suffer one of the hottest and driest summers on record – ABC News

Some parts of Queensland have been in drought for years! Why climate change is real, and why every little bit counts! – The Bundaberg region in Queensland has been drought-declared after suffering through its hottest summer since 1897. State Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne accepted a recommendation by the Local Drought Committee to declare the region […]

Flame retardant chemicals may affect social behavior in young children | Oregon State University

More and more evidence as to how chemicals affect those very little developing brains! – CORVALLIS, Ore. – Some chemicals added to furniture, electronics and numerous other goods to prevent fires may have unintended developmental consequences for young children, according to a pilot study released today. Researchers from Oregon State University found a significant relationship […]