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Op-Ed: EpiPen price fueling dangerous DIY alternatives on social media


There is one sure way to fuel the entrepreneurial spirit in people. All you have to do is say “it can’t be done.” Social media sites, including Twitter and YouTube, are awash with instructions on how to make your own EpiPen, and that is dangerous.

Source: Op-Ed: EpiPen price fueling dangerous DIY alternatives on social media

Recall of beef, veal, bison products linked to E. coli outbreak


A Massachusetts facility is recalling veal, beef, and bison products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, according to a Class I recall notice published by the USDA’s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) on Saturday.

Source: Recall of beef, veal, bison products linked to E. coli outbreak

Rising ocean temperatures threatening Maine lobster industry


A new study released by the University of Maine Darling Marine Center and Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences is warning that baby lobsters will not be able to survive in the Gulf of Maine’s warming ocean waters

Source: Rising ocean temperatures threatening Maine lobster industry

How drone usage is reshaping America’s infrastructure


In the 1980s, the IT revolution upended the way companies do business while completely transforming our economy. Now we have the same thing happening with drone technologies as the potential for commercial drones in the infrastructure sector take off.

Source: How drone usage is reshaping America’s infrastructure

Heavy downpours in U.S. bring flooding and sewage overflows


Record rainstorms and flooding the past year in the United States have continued to make the national news, causing billions of dollars in damage and the deaths of dozens of people. But the overflow of untreated sewage is usually ignored.

Source: Heavy downpours in U.S. bring flooding and sewage overflows

Op-Ed: Trump would turn U.S. into one big oil and coal industry


As the keynote speaker at the annual Shale Insight conference in downtown Pittsburgh, Thursday night, Donald Trump outlined his plans for pushing his fossil fuel agenda.

Source: Op-Ed: Trump would turn U.S. into one big oil and coal industry

Canadian and U.S. tribes join forces against any more pipelines


Citing further damage to the environment, aboriginal tribes from Canada and the northern U.S. have signed a treaty to jointly fight any proposals to build more pipelines to carry crude oil from Alberta’s oil sands.

Source: Canadian and U.S. tribes join forces against any more pipelines

EpiPen CEO raked over the coals during hearing on price gouging


Mylan’s CEO, Heather Bresch probably didn’t sleep well last night after being raked over the coals by the bipartisan House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform who questioned her company’s exorbitant pricing of the life-saving EpiPen.

Source: EpiPen CEO raked over the coals during hearing on price gouging

Out of Africa – We all come from a single wave of migration


Three studies published in the journal Nature on Wednesday tackle the question of when did humans begin the great migration that led them out of Africa to populate the world.

Source: Out of Africa – We all come from a single wave of migration

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