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The Shocking Consequences of the World’s Meat Addiction

Published: 
Tue, 03/22/2016 (All day)
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Shopping & Food

More than 9 billion animals are slaughtered in the U.S. every year for meat with global demand skyrocketing. Animal agriculture is putting an ever-increasing strain on world resources, particularly global water supplies, according to VICE’s two-part episode, Meathooked and End of Water, which premieres March 4 at 11 p.m. on HBO.

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21 California groundwater basins in 'critical' condition, state panel says

Published: 
Fri, 08/21/2015 (All day)

State officials on Wednesday released a list of California groundwater basins that have been the most severely depleted by pumping, with the San Joaquin Valley suffering the most but a few areas in Southern California also heavily affected.