Connie Barnett

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Reduce, Reuse, Remove The Cellophane: Recycling Demystified

It's easy to think we're being virtuous when we fill up the blue recycling bin and put it on the curb. But it's clear we have embraced some magical thinking when it comes to what can be recycled.<p><i>Morning Edition</i> asked its social media followers to share what puzzles them the most about the recycling …

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10 worst right-wing statements of the week — smearing Mandela’s memory edition

Who gets the prize for most deranged statement this week? Limbaugh? Palin? Santorum? Maybe the RNC<p>The week that began with talk of the socialist pope, ended with right-wing absurdities about Nelson Mandela. Is nothing sacred?<p><b>1. Rush Limbaugh: The pope rips America, causing Obama to orgasm! And then</b> …

Scientists Are 95% Certain Humans Are Responsible for Climate Change

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A United Nations climate panel has released its latest report on the state of our planet, and is now …