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The Internet wants to give Frozen's Princess Elsa a girlfriend.
Major animated films have traditionally shied away from featuring openly LGBT characters.
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Dismount that high horse, people.
New research says environmentalists should frame their arguments in ways that will appeal to other people’s values.
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A powerful message from Jeff Skoll, the founder of our parent company Participant Media.
I had just come back from a 2005 international conference on major world issues, where the consensus on climate change was that we did not have to worry for another 50 years. Then I returned to Los…
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A group of university students, ecologists, and public radio journalists have developed a low-cost sensor that can detect water contamination in rivers and creeks.
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Understanding Deforestation
Demand for palm oil, soy, and other products is driving global deforestation, but there's reason for hope for the trees.
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This "probably carcinogen" is cropping up in all sorts of unexpected places.
The herbicide used in Roundup is a probable carcinogen, but it’s uncertain what health risks it presents.
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These states have the highest potential to generate solar energy - but aren't carrying their weight.
A study finds that 10 states could supply 35 percent of the country's solar electricity—if they weren't hindering the expansion of renewable energy.
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The numbers are in...
New data shows that increased public awareness and policy changes have not succeeded in lowering rates.
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I've done my part. Thank me now. One dog zero thankless crumb-crunchers. Next step start the global pandemic. Personally I love people that can't have kids and, instead of adopting a pefectly good baby, already made. And they spend 100K on in vitro and have nine instead. Thank you stupid rich moronic assholes.
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As a "green rush" devastates Humboldt County's redwood forests, local growers are trying to create a sustainable marijuana industry.

Learn more: http://bit.ly/1SuqQOM
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Going to sucrose rehab—or at least treating addiction to sweets like drug addiction—might not be as crazy as it sounds.
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Participant's digital hub, TakePart, serves millions of socially conscious consumers each month with daily articles, videos and opportunities to take action.  

Participant Media is a leading media company dedicated to entertainment that inspires and compels social change. Founded in 2004 by Jeff Skoll, Participant combines the power of a good story well told with opportunities for viewers to get involved. Participant's more than 65 films include LincolnContagion, The Help, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Food, Inc., Waiting For “Superman,” CITIZENFOUR and An Inconvenient Truth. Participant has also launched more than a dozen original series, including “Please Like Me,” “Hit Record On TV with Joseph Gordon-Levitt,” and “Fortitude,” for its television network, Pivot.