Scientists Debate the Origin of Cell Types in the First Animals 

From one came many. Some 700 million years ago, a single cell gave rise to the first animal, a multicellular organism that would eventually spawn the incredible complexity and diversity seen in animals today. New research is now offering scientists a fresh perspective on what that cell looked like, and how multicellularity could have emerged from it — a transition that marks one of the most pivotal events in the history of life on Earth.

Source: Scientists Debate the Origin of Cell Types in the First Animals | Portside

If Japan Continues Slaughtering Whales, Boycott the 2020 Tokyo Olympics 

Japan is hosting the July 24 – August 9, 2020 Olympics. However, Japan is, once again, hunting and killing whales in “Japanese waters.” Japan used to hunt whales for years under the masks of culture and scientific research. Now, in 2019, Japan dropped those fraudulent claims and it is sending its fleets against whales. More

Source: If Japan Continues Slaughtering Whales, Boycott the 2020 Tokyo Olympics – CounterPunch.org

Fighting Climate Change Means Ending War 

“The easy movement of high ranking military officers into jobs with major defense contractors and the reverse movement of top executives in major defense contractors into high Pentagon jobs is solid evidence of the military industrial-complex in operation.” I was utterly stunned when I read these words of former Wisconsin Senator William Proxmire, quoted in More

Source: Fighting Climate Change Means Ending War – CounterPunch.org

To Call Attention to “What’s Being Lost” to Climate Crisis, Former Glacier to Receive Monument 

“With this memorial, we want to underscore that it is up to us, the living, to collectively respond to the rapid loss of glaciers and the ongoing impacts of climate change.”

Source: To Call Attention to “What’s Being Lost” to Climate Crisis, Former Glacier to Receive Monument | Common Dreams News