In 2004, the number of loggerhead sea turtle nests on Georgia’s barrier island beaches plunged to 358, the fewest since comprehensive surveys began in the state in 1989. This summer, the season count has reached 2,292 nests, the most since 1989.
Flint drinking water is "very corrosive" and "causing lead contamination in homes," researchers from Virginia Tech University reported online Wednesday, Sept. 2., Flint drinking water is "very corrosive" and "causing lead contamination in homes," researchers from Virginia Tech reported online Wednesday, Sept. 2.
The CDC's National Center for Health Statistics announced Tuesday that the percentage of Americans ages 18 and over who were current smokers in the first quarter of this year was 15.2 percent — down from 16.8 percent in 2014 and 24.7 percent in 1997.
General Mills will invest more than $100 million in energy efficiency and clean energy within its own facilities worldwide, and partner with suppliers to foster more sustainable agricultural practices.