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Toxic chemicals stole 160 million IQ points from American kids and it’s costing the US trillions of dollars – study

Shocking new research indicates that not only do pesticides and flame retardants cause unprecedented levels of irreversible childhood brain damage, but the knock-on effects have cost the US economy trillions of dollars. The latest research from New York University indicates that polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) were the greatest contributor to IQ loss and intellectual disability…

Brazil rejects Macron’s money for fighting Amazon fires, points to Notre Dame fail as evidence

Brazil has turned down the G7 countries’ offer of aid in combating the massive Amazon rainforest fires, suggesting that the funds would be better used to plant trees in Europe and slamming French President Macron’s “colonialism.” “We appreciate [the offer], but maybe those resources would be put to better use reforesting Europe,” President Jair Bolsonaro’s…

Pinterest IPO: 4 Key Points From the Company's Financials

At the end of last week, Pinterest filed its S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission, providing financial documentation needed to initiate the selling of company shares on a publicly traded market. Pinterest, which describes itself as a “visual discovery” company, allows users to find everything from recipes to home decor ideas to fashion…