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Friday, April 7, 2000, 12:00 p.m. EDT
Links and Ideas for Earth Day, April 22, 2000
See - Journal Publishes Experts' Call for Health Protection from Global Warming.
See: Family Guide--20 Easy Steps to Personal Environmental Health Now. For a rhyming teen version - see Read the Label Mabel .
Environmental health and science on the Web:
For authentic information on environmental health issues, your readers can reach the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/) (a part of the National Institutes of Health (http://www.nih.gov) ) and the National Toxicology Program (NTP).
The NIEHS also has a Kid's Site.
News features from the NIEHS' journal Environmental Health Perspectives (http://www.ehponline.org/).
Tour of laboratories, with employees giving out dogwood seedlings - since plants help clean the air and provide shade from solar radiation - at 1 p.m., April 20, in Research Triangle Park, N.C. (For details, call Tom Hawkins, (919) 541-1402). Maps to the main campus (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/about/visiting/index.cfm) are available on the web.