A man in Washington State believes he can help slow climate disruption by working to save mangrove forests, which sequester up to five times as much carbon as normal forests. If current deforestation and sea level increase trends continue, most of the carbon stored in mangroves, along with their ability to sequester more in the future, will be released back into the atmosphere, as they are likely be gone completely by 2100.
Veterans returning from war often experience psychological, emotional and moral injuries, beyond the PTSD often reported and discussed. Only recently have mental health professionals, military and civilian, begun recognizing and addressing the prevalence and severity of soldiers' invisible wounds of war.
Opponents of GMOs, including organic farmers, are routinely being called anti-science. But it isn't organic farmers preventing independent university researchers from accessing their seeds, or ignoring scientific evidence of rising pesticide use and human harm. So, who are the real anti-scientists?