North American birds face risk of extinction, report says

Orioles, eagles, grouse and gulls are among 389 types of bird — 64% of 604 species assessed on this continent — that are highly or moderately vulnerable to climate change, the study says. The existential threat to birds also impacts humanity. As canaries warned coalminers of invisible death in the industrial era, now birds of

Many breakfast cereals still contaminated by weed killer, report says

The Environmental Working Group, which has links to the organics industry, found that all 21 of the products it tested had levels of glyphosate that were “higher than what EWG scientists consider protective for children’s health.” Manufacturers maintain that their foods are safe, and the findings aren’t unprecedented: The group also found in October that