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2014/12/15 00:19
2014/12/15 00:19
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Years of hard work for culminated in Winter Commencement for thousands of University of Michigan students Sunday afternoon when they walked across the stage of the Crisler Center to receive...
2014/12/15 00:19
2014/12/15 00:19
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2014/12/10 10:08
2014/12/10 10:08
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Released on eve of International Chemical Safety Meeting As governments, industry and public interest groups from across the globe prepare to meet next week to discuss endocrine-disrupting chemicals...
2014/12/10 01:25
2014/12/10 01:25
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Photo by Intermarché/Vimeo In Europe, the ugly ducklings of the produce aisle are increasingly admired for their inner swans. Call it the return of unsightly fruit. Retailers (at least in Europe...
2014/12/06 05:42
2014/12/06 05:42
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LIMA, Peru (AP) — The cost to poor countries of adjusting to ever-hotter temperatures will be two or even three times higher than previously thought, the U.N.'s environment agency said Friday — and...
2014/12/03 13:46
2014/12/03 13:46
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WE’VE all whacked Tony Abbott for the way he’s struggling to fix the Budget. Time to switch the heat on the real villain. The Prime Minister is at least trying to stop the country from going broke....
2014/12/02 23:10
2014/12/02 23:10
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Fossil fuel’s trillion-dollar incentive to rain on Lima climate conference parade In a military compound known in Lima as the Little Pentagon, climate change talks resumed today with the most...
2014/12/02 20:50
2014/12/02 20:50
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Protest: Oxfam members hold a banner at the archaeological site of Huaca Pucllana in Lima. Photo: AFP The Abbott government's stance on global warming is likely come under renewed scrutiny as key...
2014/12/02 03:10
2014/12/02 03:10
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In a military compound known in Lima as the Little Pentagon, climate change talks resumed today with the most positive atmosphere since, well, Copenhagen. This time round, however, there are no starry...
2014/12/02 02:55
2014/12/02 02:55
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Three recent reports, each a comprehensive look at the climate crisis and possible paths out of it, provide the latest evidence that the barriers to reducing greenhouse gas emissions are daunting, but...
2014/12/01 10:29
2014/12/01 10:29
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Empirical assessment of Sub-Saharan Africa's soil fertility has confirmed that the region faces a significant decline in soil fertility, which could further aggravate food insecurity if no appropriate...
2014/11/30 08:26
2014/11/30 08:26
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COP20: Cautious optimism as delegates descend on Lima ahead of UN climate talks Photo: Peru, host of COP20, is home to 71 per cent of the world's tropical glaciers, which are a source of fresh water...
2014/11/28 05:44
2014/11/28 05:44
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Toyota minivans, 175,000 tires recalled LOS ANGELES Toyota is recalling about 30,000 Sienna Minivans worldwide, saying the 2015 models’ overhead assist grips can detach when an air bag deploys. The...
2014/11/28 02:05
2014/11/28 02:05
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WARRI, Nigeria - A parliament committee in Nigeria says that Shell should pay $3.6 billion in fines as punishment for a 2011 oil spill. The committee's decision, made Wednesday, is non-binding. The...
2014/11/24 19:39
2014/11/24 19:39
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We got this question. “I heard recently that world governments have failed to prevent plants and animals from going extinct. Now what?” As background, in the year 2002, the U.N. Convention on...
2014/11/21 21:38
2014/11/21 21:38
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SYDNEY—Must conservation and economic development always be locked in combat, with no hope for one unless the other is suffering? At the World Parks Congress, a once-a-decade global forum on...
2014/11/21 10:29
2014/11/21 10:29
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Chairman Smith, Ranking Member Bass, and Members of the Subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today. USAID partners to end extreme poverty and promote resilient, democratic...
2014/11/20 21:16
2014/11/20 21:16
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Transfer of one acre of land belonging to Sri Lanka Ports Authority at Lotus Road to the Police Department The Urban Development Authority has identified the land area belonging to Sri Lanka Ports...
2014/11/20 13:21
2014/11/20 13:21
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Open for business: Gisele Bündchen cuts a svelte figure in demure grey sheath dress at environmental affair She was blessed by Mother Nature, having been born with brains as well as her radiant...
2014/11/18 10:31
2014/11/18 10:31
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U.S. Agency for International Development Washington, D.C. November 14, 2014 Testimony of Eric Postel, Assistant to the Administrator for Africa, before the House Subcommittee for Africa, Global...
2014/11/17 16:29
2014/11/17 16:29
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Buzz Cut: • Gruber was ‘some adviser,’ indeed • GOP weighs nuclear counter-strike on amnesty • Clintonfest continues in Arkansas • Christie faces tough choice on gas tax hike • Not afraid to let...
2014/12/15 00:19
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