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Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

Thomas is an environmental advocate currently residing in the Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, he enjoys experiencing the outdoors, raising chickens and ducks, and reading about current environmental issues. Despite slight colorblindness, his favorite color is green.
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The Anti-Skeeter Canopy Chair of Your Dreams. It’s Time To Enjoy The Outdoors, Bite-Free.

The outdoors are great for relaxing, being active, socializing with friends, and making some of the best cottage memories, until mosquitos ruin it– for everyone. Some people even avoid spending time outdoors because of these blood-sucking pests. Summer is mosquito season because they thrive better in warm weather, and who can blame them, most of […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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A Pigeon was ‘caught with backpack of drugs’: Yes, this actually happened.

Homing pigeons (aka Carrier pigeons) were used to deliver messages across long distances for hundreds of years. While our modern-day postal service, telephones, text and internet messaging have taken away the need for pigeons to deliver messages, their skills are still being put to use. Unfortunately, that use is not exactly a noble one. One […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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German Lab Called Out for Abhorrent Animal Cruelty

An undercover investigation carried out by Cruelty Free International and Soko Tierschutz revealed the horrifying animal cruelty that animals are being subjected to at the Laboratory of Pharmacology and Toxicology (LPT) in Mienenbuttel, Hamburg Germany [1]. According to CFI, LPT is a “family-owned contract-testing laboratory carrying out toxicity testing for pharmaceutical, industrial and agrochemical companies […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Italian Law: To Send Unsold Food To Charities Instead Of Dumpsters

Food is one of the benchmarks of the ancient and modern Italian culture, and as such, they have it in excess and mouth-watering varieties. The best chefs in the world arguably come from Italy. It’s a wonder that a country so “crazy about food” still has millions of people going hungry, with about 5.1 million […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Asian Lady Beetles: Where They Came From and How to Get Rid of Them

Lady bugs – they’re delicate, beautiful, bright red spotted insects, and are arguably one of the cutest. Every year, you may notice that ladybugs seems to be covering everything. (Despite their being everywhere, it’s quite a pretty sight to behold.) Lately, however, these supposed ladybugs have appeared in large numbers at a rather strange time. […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Rainbow Snake Seen In Florida’s Ocala National Forest For First Time since 1969

One hiker in Florida, Tracey Cauthen, discovered a rare rainbow-colored snake, a rare species that experts haven’t seen in that area for over 50 years.   Cauthen spotted the beautiful four-foot-long snake while hiking through the Ocala National Forest, which is 47 miles north of Orlando. The Florida Museum of National History confirmed this sighting was […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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“Humankind is greedy, stupid and the greatest threat to Earth,” – Stephen Hawking

World-renowned physicist and cosmologist, Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) left behind a trail of famous quotes, wise words, and inspirational sayings before his death. But he’s also known for his real talk, telling audiences that humankind is greedy and a threat to the planet. In 2016, during an interview with Larry King of the Larry King Now talk […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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For the Cost of an iPhone, You Can Now Buy a Wind Turbine That Can Power Your Entire Home for a Lifetime

There is no denying that our climate is rapidly changing at the hands of human intervention, and that the earth is entering an environmental crisis. The need for more pro-environment countries, cities, homes, and systems is at an all-time high and requires the immediate, focused attention of everyone, from the world’s leaders, to businesses, right […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Texas Trophy Hunter Reportedly Pays $110K To Kill Rare Mountain Goat in Pakistan

Animals, especially rare and priceless specimens, often find themselves at the short end of the stick when they come against humans, from the far-reaching effects of global warming to whole species dying out from hunting and other activities. In an article originally posted on the Pakistani newspaper, Dawn.com, a Texan man reportedly paid $110,000 to hunt […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer