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ABC News
What to know about presidential retreat Camp DavidPresident Donald Trump is headed back to the rustic presidential retreat Camp D
ABC News / Posted 15 hours ago
President Donald Trump is headed back to the rustic presidential retreat Camp David, the site of many historic discussions and private meetings between presidents and foreign dignitaries. On Friday, the president will meet with his administration’s... Read more
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DW
Can clean synthetic diesel fuels succeed? |Until very recently, German carmakers have ignored hybrid and electric vehicle
DW / Posted 18 hours ago
Until very recently, German carmakers have ignored hybrid and electric vehicle (EV) technologies, and prioritized diesel-engine cars instead - even as Japanese rivals invested heavily in gasoline-electric hybrids like the Toyota Prius, which was... Read more
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NBC News
Why scientists are so excited about this solar eclipseDarkness settles in. The soft colors of morning quickly dampen and shadows shar
NBC News / Posted 19 hours ago
Darkness settles in. The soft colors of morning quickly dampen and shadows sharpen. As you look up, the sun transforms into a black hole, winter constellations appear, and the seldom-seen corona — that ghostly halo of light that wraps around the... Read more
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TheBull
Mexico's prickly pear cactus: energy source of the future?in Mexico that they put it smack in the middle of the national flag. It was co
TheBull / Posted yesterday
in Mexico that they put it smack in the middle of the national flag. It was considered sacred by the ancient Aztecs, and modern-day Mexicans eat it, drink it, and even use it in medicines and shampoos. Now scientists have come up with a new... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Summer town hall is set for RutlandA political action group is hosting a summer town hall Saturday at Grace Church
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
A political action group is hosting a summer town hall Saturday at Grace Church in Rutland to look at issues like health care, global warming and racial justice. The event, hosted by Rights and Democracy Vermont from noon to 2 p.m., will include... Read more
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The Hill
EPA needs budget reform, less spending and better sciencethe agency operates. These reforms should include: requiring budget transparen
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the agency operates. These reforms should include: requiring budget transparency; cutting spending by eliminating programs and offices; and radically improving the use of science in the regulatory process. Administrator Pruitt can make some of... Read more
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New Kerala
Prabhu, Goyal and Pradhan to address Third Business and Climate Summit 2017 - newkerala news #263740: Three union ministers -- Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Minister of State (I
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
: Three union ministers -- Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas... Read more
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DW
What philosopher Hannah Arendt would say about Donald Trump |campaign, people were turning to the theories of Jewish-German philosopher Hann
DW / Posted 2 days ago
campaign, people were turning to the theories of Jewish-German philosopher Hannah Arendt (1906-1975) to better understand what was going on. A refugee from Nazi Germany, Arendt is perhaps best known for "The Banality of Evil," an essay... Read more
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TribLIVE
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montana176-million ton expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criti
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
176-million ton expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Judge blocks 176 million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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FOX Business
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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FOX Business
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. Continue Reading Below U.S. District Judge... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanamillion-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that c
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
million-metric ton) expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy issued an order... Read more
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BC Local News
Changing Arctic requires global actionClimate change expert Dr. Mike Sfraga is warning that changes in the Arctic cou
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Climate change expert Dr. Mike Sfraga is warning that changes in the Arctic could have profound effects on port cities, such as Prince Rupert. Sfraga, director of the Polar Initiative at the Woodrow Wilson Center, co-director of Arctic's Institute... Read more
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The Northern View
Changing Arctic requires global actionClimate change expert Dr. Mike Sfraga is warning that changes in the Arctic cou
The Northern View / Posted 2 days ago
Climate change expert Dr. Mike Sfraga is warning that changes in the Arctic could have profound effects on port cities, such as Prince Rupert. Sfraga, director of the Polar Initiative at the Woodrow Wilson Center, co-director of Arctic’s Institute... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 15, 2017Email Letters: Connection exists between agricultural burning and climate war
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Email Letters: Connection exists between agricultural burning and climate warming There is much in the news about climate warming and who is responsible for it. I decided to Google the internet and seek some answers. There is a vast... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investmentthey would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
they would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw signs that U.S.-Russian ties were improving and U.S. restrictions on business with Russia were being relaxed. But the new sanctions, signed onto law by Trump on Aug. 2,... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investmentthey would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
they would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw signs that U.S.-Russian ties were improving and U.S. restrictions on business with Russia were being relaxed. But the new sanctions, signed onto law by Trump on Aug. 2,... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investmentthey would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
they would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw signs that U.S.-Russian ties were improving and U.S. restrictions on business with Russia were being relaxed. But the new sanctions, signed onto law by Trump on Aug. 2,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investmentthey would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
they would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw signs that U.S.-Russian ties were improving and U.S. restrictions on business with Russia were being relaxed. But the new sanctions, signed onto law by Trump on Aug. 2,... Read more
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The Star
U.S. sanctions hit Russian hopes of a 'Trump bump' for investmentthey would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
they would be prepared to contemplate new deals with Russian firms if they saw signs that U.S.-Russian ties were improving and U.S. restrictions on business with Russia were being relaxed. But the new sanctions, signed onto law by Trump on Aug. 2,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Consumers, civil society groups rap Meralco on ‘sweetheart’ dealsConsumers and members of civil society groups converge Tuesday to protest what
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Consumers and members of civil society groups converge Tuesday to protest what they claim are anomalous Meralco power deals. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Electric consumers with civil society groups on Tuesday held another protest rally in front of the Energy... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
JCPS staff's opening session features insight from former Boston-area educator on raising bar for student successinto how to advance student performance in areas like literacy. The pep rally
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
into how to advance student performance in areas like literacy. The pep rally was the third annual such occassion for JCPS and featured performances from Jefferson City High School's Step Team and the Jay Band Drum Line. Jasper the Jaybird was also... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
'Wicked, giant problem': Is Hawaii ready for damaging effects of climate change?The same July weekend large surf from Tropical Cyclone Fernanda swept across ea
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 3 days ago
The same July weekend large surf from Tropical Cyclone Fernanda swept across east shores, Hawaii also saw, for the third time in just a few months, another round of record-level high tides. These "king tides" over the summer sent water washing over... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
'Wicked, giant problem': Is Hawaii ready for damaging effects of climate change?The same July weekend large surf from Tropical Cyclone Fernanda swept across ea
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
The same July weekend large surf from Tropical Cyclone Fernanda swept across east shores, Hawaii also saw, for the third time in just a few months, another round of record-level high tides. These "king tides" over the summer sent water washing over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Some African Farmers Are Responding to Climate Change - - and What We Can Learn From ThemAgriculture is being hit hard by drought, but nimble producers are fighting bac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Agriculture is being hit hard by drought, but nimble producers are fighting back. As sub-Saharan Africa's climate changes, small-scale farmers are increasingly looking to innovative ways of dealing with agricultural challenges. And in some... Read more
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The New Yorker
Randy Newman Contemplates the UniverseRandy Newman, the singer-songwriter and composer, stopped in at the Rose Center
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
Randy Newman, the singer-songwriter and composer, stopped in at the Rose Center for Earth and Space the other day, in the hope of glimpsing some dark matter. Newman, who is seventy-three, has just released “Dark Matter,” the first album of his own... Read more
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NBC San Diego
3 Darrell Issa Challengers Emerge Ahead of Next Year's ElectionReal estate investor Paul Kerr, environmental lawyer Mike Levin and retired Mar
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Real estate investor Paul Kerr, environmental lawyer Mike Levin and retired Marine Colonel Doug Applegate all have one thing in common – they want to replace Congressman Darrell Issa in the 49th district. Hundreds of constituents packed A Vista... Read more
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The News & Observer
This road map for the future has its roots in the PentagonThis economic road map for the future has its roots in the Pentagon | News & Ob
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
This economic road map for the future has its roots in the Pentagon | News & Observer By Stephen Martin and Christopher Gergen Eight years ago, deep in the heart of the Pentagon, a plan was being developed for the future of America. It was not a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pollution fears dim Norway's oil hopesOSLO -- Norway's oil industry has been salivating for years over the Arctic Lof
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
OSLO -- Norway's oil industry has been salivating for years over the Arctic Lofoten islands, which could hold billions of barrels of crude. The industry will likely have to keep dreaming. The general election next month is unlikely to lift a... Read more
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Reuters
New Brazil ethanol policy should boost demand, M&A- An overhaul of Brazil's biofuels policy in coming days, aimed at cutting the
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
- An overhaul of Brazil's biofuels policy in coming days, aimed at cutting the country's carbon emissions, should boost demand for cleaner fuels, stabilize the volatile industry and accelerate a recent wave of mergers and acquisitions in the... Read more
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The Hill
How to fight Trump’s climate science censorshipFarmers are on the front lines of climate change. The people who grow the food
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Farmers are on the front lines of climate change. The people who grow the food we eat deserve clear, candid scientific advice on coping with global warming and the growing threat drought and extreme weather pose to American agriculture. But such... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando sets 2050 goal for completely renewable powerEnvironmentalists are celebratingOrlando leaders’ plan to power the city entire
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Environmentalists are celebratingOrlando leaders’ plan to power the city entirely with renewable energy by 2050, a goal only a few Florida communities have embraced. Mayor Buddy Dyer billed the unanimous City Council vote this weekas a step toward... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
How clean is the air on your block? Baltimore 'citizen scientists' build monitors to find outScientists know, based on data from eight monitoring stations in and around Bal
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Scientists know, based on data from eight monitoring stations in and around Baltimore, that smog levels are not healthy on many hot summer days. But the air on some blocks is surely fresher than others. Hundreds of simpler air pollution sensors... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘The Butterfly Guy’: Chance encounter leads to decades-long devotionCreek JournalTriblive Online Only 'The Butterfly Guy': Chance encounter leads
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only 'The Butterfly Guy': Chance encounter leads to decades-long devotion Greensburg Garden Center Butterfly Release When: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve, 744 Walzer Way,... Read more
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The Hill
US can boost gas exports, cut global emissions in one fell swoopIf the Trump administration truly cares about expanding U.S. gas exports, as th
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
If the Trump administration truly cares about expanding U.S. gas exports, as they claim, they should maximize the competitive advantage that lower-emitting U.S. natural gas has over not only coal, but also over higher-emitting Russian... Read more
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The Hill
All eyes should be on Nikki HaleyWhile some took other posts and others just seemed to evaporate, losing four se
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
While some took other posts and others just seemed to evaporate, losing four senior staff including three senior spokespeople in a month raises not only the “pushed or jumped” question, but where the charismatic former South Carolina governor is... Read more
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The Hill
Our UN staff is making moves — but all eyes should be on Nikki HaleyUnderstandably, Michele Sison, a seasoned diplomat and Haley’s deputy ambassado
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Understandably, Michele Sison, a seasoned diplomat and Haley’s deputy ambassador and stand-in at less dramatic Security Council meetings, accepted an appointment as U.S. Ambassador to Haiti. On its face her departure makes sense and is a plus to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
These 578 voters want California to form an independent countrySince forming in 2015, the California National Party has been organizing dissat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Since forming in 2015, the California National Party has been organizing dissatisfied voters and activists into a new political entity with the ultimate goal of an independent California. The group formally launched a bid last year to gain official... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Tech startups need cheap electricity, tooin the garage, which is something of an upside. The technology business is a l
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
in the garage, which is something of an upside. The technology business is a little bit like a combination of prophecy and hard work. Even if you’re fortunate enough to predict the next trend or see the crucial breakthrough that can empower... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Atlantic could spawn 19 storms as El Nino threat fades- The Atlantic hurricane season will probably generate an above-average 14 to 1
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
- The Atlantic hurricane season will probably generate an above-average 14 to 19 named storms that can rattle energy and agriculture markets, now that it is almost certain a system-deterring Pacific El Nino will not arrive. At least 5... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hurricane Season, Already Busy, May Get Even Busierforecasters said Wednesday that the Atlantic hurricane season, already a busy o
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
forecasters said Wednesday that the Atlantic hurricane season, already a busy one, may be the busiest since 2010 and is likely to produce two to five major hurricanes. “There’s a possibility that the season could be extremely active,”... Read more
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CBS News
These smart cities in Italy put Silicon Valley to shameof CNET's Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff" about how innovator
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
of CNET's Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff" about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter. A little after 2 p.m. on an impossibly muggy summer day in June, I squeeze my sweaty,... Read more
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The Hill
North American energy trade — NAFTA is key to closing the trade gapPresident Trump recently announced his plans for “seeking not just energy indep
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
President Trump recently announced his plans for “seeking not just energy independence but American energy dominance,” speaking at the Department of Energy. One can take exception and seriously worry about the bellicose obsession of this president to... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Atlantic May Spawn as Many as 19 Storms as El Nino Odds Fade (1)(Bloomberg) -- The Atlantic hurricane season will probably end with an above-av
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Atlantic hurricane season will probably end with an above-average 14 to 19 named storms that can rattle energy and agriculture markets now that it is almost certain a system-deterring Pacific El Nino won’t arrive. At least 5 to 9... Read more
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The Hill
Odd man out — Mr. Trump, embrace new energy and climate realitiesA recently leaked draft of a federal climate change report finds that the Unite
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
A recently leaked draft of a federal climate change report finds that the United States is already experiencing the effects of climate change, and human activities, specifically greenhouse gas emissions are responsible for the greatest impacts to our... Read more
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Mashable
Nuclear war with North Korea 'would be suicidal', climate experts warnfallout was the initial concern, but now something else is going awry: the weat
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
fallout was the initial concern, but now something else is going awry: the weather. American farmers accustomedto snow and cold during the winter would be forgiven for mistaking their corn and wheat fields for the Arctic tundra, as temperatures... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Atlantic may spawn as many as 19 storms this hurricane season as El Nino odds fadeThe Atlantic hurricane season will probably end with an above-average 14 to 19
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
The Atlantic hurricane season will probably end with an above-average 14 to 19 named storms that can rattle energy and agriculture markets now that it is almost certain a system-deterring Pacific El Nino won’t arrive. At least 5 to 9 will become... Read more
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