Tag Archives: News

Lasesana’s GBU List for Monday December 30, 2013

The good From The Mail Online: What does a dolphin use to get high? A toxic puffer fish that makes them lapse into a trance-like state From ABC News: Rose Parade Gay Wedding Going on Despite Protest   The bad From the BBC: China rejects US corn on fears over genetic modification   The ugly […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Sunday, December 29, 2013

The Good From Think Progress: Good Morning America Host Comes Out On Facebook From Trehugger: The history of the Etch-A-Sketch as told on an Etch-A-Sketch From The Mail Online: A divine sense of style: Pope Francis is named Esquire’s Best Dressed Man of 2013   The Bad From Deutsche- Welle: Former Formula One champion Michael […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Saturday, December 28, 2013

The good From BuzzFeed: 26 Resolutions To Keep You Organized In 2014. Helpful tips From Science & Technology: Does reading change your brain?   The bad From Think Progress: Endangered Species Act Turns 40 Facing Environmental And Political Dangers From The Observer: Ugandans fear curse of oil wealth as it threatens to blight ‘pearl of Africa’ The […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Friday, December 27, 2013

The good From Grist: These motion-activated streetlights could cut L.A.’s energy use by 40 percent From BBC News: In pictures: Best space images of 2013 From USA Today: Indiana church lives its faith by being a good neighbor From TreeHugger: Times Square ball drop to be powered by Citi Bike this New Year’s Eve   […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Thursday, December 26, 2013

The Good From Inhabitat: Chinese Man Builds His Own Bionic Hands from Scrap Metal After Losing Limbs in Explosion From Newsday: Delta to honor round-trip domestic flights for $25.05 mistakenly posted Merry late Christmas!   The Bad From Michigan State University: Percentage of people who believe in evolution by country. From Deutsche-Welle: Climate change fuels […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Good From NPR: Pope Francis Preaches Message Of Love At Christmas Eve Mass From Grist: Pollen angels: The E.U.’s ban on bee-killing pesticides begins. Will it help? From Salon: The 10 best segments from “The Daily Show” and “Colbert Report” this year The Bad From abc News: Dozens Test Positive For Tuberculosis After Exposure […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Monday, December 23, 2013

A list of the day’s best and worst news.   The good From Forbes: Green Oil: Scientists Turn Algae Into Petroleum In 30 Minutes The Bad From The New York Times: Spike in Harm to Liver Is Tied to Dietary Aids From The Washington Post: EPA’s system of tracking pesticides harmful to honeybees, critics say […]

Lasesana’s GBU List for Sunday December 22, 2013

A daily round-up of the best and worst news The good From National Geographic: Rain Forest Warriors: How Indigenous Tribes Protect the Amazon From Reddit: Friend’s daughter is afraid of monsters in her closet. The doctor had the pharmacy fill this for her. From NPR: For Two Young Doctors, Working On Christmas Was A Privilege […]

Lasesana’s GBU list for Saturday, December 21, 2013

A list of the best and worst in today’s news. The good From the New York Times: Setting the Table for a Regal Butterfly Comeback, With Milkweed From Livescience.com: 6 Ancient Tributes to the Winter Solstice From NPR: They’re Back! Chesapeake Oysters Return To Menus After Rebound The best rant of the week, from the cult of […]

December 13

EPA planning to significantly reduce inspections and enforcement against worst polluters

The EPA is planning to significantly reduce the number of inspections and enforcement actions against polluters, saying too much enforcement mat discourage investments in innovation. Read my article in Communities @ The Washington Times: EPA planning to reduce inspections and enforcement for the next five years. Read EPA’s Proposal: here Comment before January 3, 2014, everyone […]