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The Hill
Senate aims to move EPA nominees next week | Controversial nominee already working at EPA | Bill would expedite some natural gas exportsofficials have agreed to rewrite proposed science education standards that had
The Hill / Posted 6 minutes ago
officials have agreed to rewrite proposed science education standards that had caused anuproar by omitting information such as global warming and evolution, the Santa Fe New Mexican reports. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Check out Wednesday's stor... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Walden forum sparks debatemoderating the discussion. The key point of disagreement among some of the 25
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 49 minutes ago
moderating the discussion. The key point of disagreement among some of the 25 area residents in attendance focused on global warming and whether Republicans were taking the potential threat from manmade greenhouse gases seriously. Bruce... Read more
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Mashable
EPA's Scott Pruitt prepares bold assault on the agency's science advisory committeesgrants for scientific research. (Perhaps it's not a surprise that Pruitt denies
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
grants for scientific research. (Perhaps it's not a surprise that Pruitt denies that carbon dioxide is the main driver of global warming, then.) "And if we have individuals that are on those boards receiving money from the agency sometimes going... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fire-stricken birds are fleeing the smoky North Bay. Here's where they're roosting.diversifying the landscape and enabling new outgrowth. At least that's been the
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
diversifying the landscape and enabling new outgrowth. At least that's been the narrative for the last few decades. With global warming, says Andrea Jones, Audubon Society's director of bird conservation, the story might be changing. "We're... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turnbull wants us to bet on an energy trifecta without seeing the detailNEG does nothing to make coal-fired power generators bear any cost for the emis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
NEG does nothing to make coal-fired power generators bear any cost for the emission of greenhouse gases which contribute to global warming, let alone the broader health impacts of air pollution from toxic chemicals and particulate matter in... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Has Already Broken Its Yearly Record for 80-Plus-Degree Days by a Mileis basically a gigantic slab of concrete that extends for miles into West Miami
Miami New Times / Posted 3 hours ago
is basically a gigantic slab of concrete that extends for miles into West Miami-Dade. But that being said, the impacts of global warming here are undeniable. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Has Already Broken Its Yearly Record for 80-Plus-Degree Days by a Mileis basically a gigantic slab of concrete that extends for miles into West Miami
Miami New Times / Posted 3 hours ago
is basically a gigantic slab of concrete that extends for miles into West Miami-Dade. But that being said, the impacts of global warming here are undeniable. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
How to put your building on a path to zero wasteto landfills an average of 300 miles away. It is a huge missed opportunity, an
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 hours ago
to landfills an average of 300 miles away. It is a huge missed opportunity, and one we cannot afford in an era of global warming. At landfills, the organic waste decomposes anaerobically, generating methane—a greenhouse gas 30 times more... Read more
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ABC News
'It's all gone': Hurricane-ravaged Dominica fighting to survivechange and that its very survival was in question. Its future could serve as a
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
change and that its very survival was in question. Its future could serve as a warning to the world on the destruction global warming could bring. “To deny climate change … is to deny a truth we have just lived,” he told the United Nations... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road Beat: Bludgeoning of your right to choosetransportation. Brilliant. The reasoning for Luddites like Phil Ting is to sav
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 hours ago
transportation. Brilliant. The reasoning for Luddites like Phil Ting is to save us from nonexistent or insignificant global warming. That’s why environmentalists resemble watermelons as they are green on the outside and red on the inside. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Has the World Bank Become Irrelevant?closed on Sunday in Washington. Giant banners called for an end to poverty, bu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
closed on Sunday in Washington. Giant banners called for an end to poverty, but the key theme was how aid is vital to end global warming, a reason why donors should up their contribution. Bank president Jim Yong Kim, had for months lobbied Donald... Read more
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Daily Mail
A 'New Shanghai' could be built on Mars by 2117 with vertical FORESTSthat if humans didn't look after the environment, cities such as Shanghai would
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
that if humans didn't look after the environment, cities such as Shanghai would be flooded in 100 years' time due to global warming. Thus, he wanted to propose an idea of a human colony on Mars to inspire the public's imagination into the... Read more
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SciDev.net
COP 23 hopes to move Paris Accord forwardyear, increasing the rate of rising sea levels and melting ice sheets. The US c
SciDev.net / Posted 6 hours ago
year, increasing the rate of rising sea levels and melting ice sheets. The US could add as much as 0.3 degrees Celsius to global warming by the end of the century if it cops out, according to one simulation. "The US matters a great deal,"... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Green Airplanesthat deposits greenhouse gas emissions directly into the atmosphere (where they
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 hours ago
that deposits greenhouse gas emissions directly into the atmosphere (where they’re two to four times more potent in causing global warming than equivalent ground-level emissions). The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports... Read more
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CBS News
Is there still time to save the Great Barrier Reef?reef. At the Australian Institute of Marine Science, the government has built a
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
reef. At the Australian Institute of Marine Science, the government has built an artificial ocean to examine the effects of global warming on coral. At the University of Western Australia, one scientist is hoping to discover the secrets of coral's... Read more
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The Irish Times
Poorest countries suffer most from global warmingMonetary Fund’s latest World Economic Outlook. The largest negative impacts of
The Irish Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Monetary Fund’s latest World Economic Outlook. The largest negative impacts of the shocks being made more frequent by global warming are on tropical countries. Nearly all low-income countries are tropical. Yet these countries are the least... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak shares sexual assault experiencesgets first horse for mounted patrol Chimney fire spreads, damages West Homeste
TribLIVE / Posted 8 hours ago
gets first horse for mounted patrol Chimney fire spreads, damages West Homestead home Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Pittsburgh's $555M budget narrowly wins approval... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The "Akon Lighting Africa" Initiative Will Electrify Rural Mozambiqueit will also decrease the level of carbon emissions produced annually. "Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
it will also decrease the level of carbon emissions produced annually. "Africa is being hit hard by the consequences of global warming, yet it is responsible for only 4% of global greenhouse gas emissions," United Nations climate change... Read more
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Variety
Magnolia Nabs Worldwide Rights to Obama Documentary ‘The Final Year’grapple with the rise of ISIS, try to hammer out a nuclear deal with Iran, and
Variety / Posted 8 hours ago
grapple with the rise of ISIS, try to hammer out a nuclear deal with Iran, and attempt to bring attention to the issue of global warming. The film profiles several key members of Obama’s staff, including Secretary of State John Kerry, U.S.... Read more
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CNET
We have time to save the Great Barrier Reef from global warmingreef. At the Australian Institute of Marine Science, the government has built a
CNET / Posted 9 hours ago
reef. At the Australian Institute of Marine Science, the government has built an artificial ocean to examine the effects of global warming on coral. At the University of Western Australia, one scientist is hoping to discover the secrets of coral's... Read more
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EuroNews
BP eyes smaller renewable investments to avoid repeating lossesRoyal Dutch Shell and Total have recognised the need to redu
EuroNews / Posted 10 hours ago
Royal Dutch Shell and Total have recognised the need to reduce carbon emissions in the fight against global warming. But their investment in renewables remains tiny compared to the oil and gas businesses. “We’re making... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Is a Threat to Rich and Poor Alikefrequency, has been revelatory for many, even the overwhelming majority that ac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
frequency, has been revelatory for many, even the overwhelming majority that accept the science is settled on human-caused global warming. While the silent catastrophe of 4.2 million people dying prematurely each year from ambient pollution,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Chimney fire spreads, damages West Homestead hometwo children and their pets were displaced, WPXI reported. Pittsburgh gets fir
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
two children and their pets were displaced, WPXI reported. Pittsburgh gets first horse for mounted patrol Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Pittsburgh's $555M budget narrowly wins approval... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Professor's homes in Houston, Napa threatened by natural disastersmy own case, these two different, pretty cataclysmic events 2,000 miles apart,
The Daily Cougar / Posted 11 hours ago
my own case, these two different, pretty cataclysmic events 2,000 miles apart, I think the connection I see is global warming,” he said. “Maybe that’s how you set all-time records.” As the temperature of the Gulf of Mexico has... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ringgold classes cancelled as teachers go on strikeis a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724 836 6660, msantoni@tribweb.c
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724 836 6660, msantoni@tribweb.com or on Twitter @msantoni. Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Finley, the potbellied pig, can stay in Leechburg... Read more
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DW
Engineering the climate - is it a good idea? |scenarios, we will need to remove several billion tons of CO2 from the atmosphe
DW / Posted 13 hours ago
scenarios, we will need to remove several billion tons of CO2 from the atmosphere annually to stave off catastrophic global warming. To achieve that using BECCS would require monocultures on an unprecedented scale — some computer simulations... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 revealedout of the French Dumont d’Urville scientific base in East Antarctica, recordin
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
out of the French Dumont d’Urville scientific base in East Antarctica, recording with film and photography the impact of global warming. Ice shelves in some parts of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet are melting faster than scientists had previously... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Noach and Global Warming | Rabbi Aryeh Klapper | 28 Tishri 5778 – October 18, 2017not accept or reject evolution or the big-bang theory on the basis of Genesis C
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 hours ago
not accept or reject evolution or the big-bang theory on the basis of Genesis Chapter 1, we should not reject or accept global warming on the basis of Chapter 6. But the question of Noach and global warming can be understood as a theological... Read more
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Perth Now
Volcanoes helped bring down Egypt empirea summary. The findings, the authors said, also highlight the risk today of cl
Perth Now / Posted 15 hours ago
a summary. The findings, the authors said, also highlight the risk today of climate engineering schemes that would combat global warming by injecting billions of tiny particles into the stratosphere — just like a volcano — to block some of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Mexico may restore evolution to science standardsmade to proposed school science standards in response to a public outcry agains
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
made to proposed school science standards in response to a public outcry against the deletion or omission of references to global warming, evolution and the age of the Earth, in a statement released Tuesday. Comments at a packed public hearing... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for football stadium upgradesfor now Cheswick will discuss selling its water system to Harmar Water Authori
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
for now Cheswick will discuss selling its water system to Harmar Water Authority — despite rocky start Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Police: Kiski Area elementary school bus crash in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cheswick will discuss selling its water system to Harmar Water Authority — despite rocky startfor now Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
for now Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for football stadium upgrades Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Police: Kiski Area elementary school bus crash in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Finley, the potbellied pig, can stay in Leechburg — at least for nowstart Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for f
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
start Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for football stadium upgrades Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Police: Kiski Area elementary school bus crash in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Upper Burrell Planning Commission OKs Marcellus shale gas well off of Guyer Road, other approvals neededstart Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for f
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
start Cha-ching! Kiski Area Education Foundation donates nearly $100,000 for football stadium upgrades Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania Police: Kiski Area elementary school bus crash in... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico will restore evolution to science standardsproposed school science standards are being revised after a public outcry again
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 hours ago
proposed school science standards are being revised after a public outcry against the deletion or omission of references to global warming, evolution and the age of the Earth. Public Education Secretary Christopher Ruszkowski announced Tuesday... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico will restore evolution to science standardsproposed school science standards are being revised after a public outcry again
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 hours ago
proposed school science standards are being revised after a public outcry against the deletion or omission of references to global warming, evolution and the age of the Earth. Public Education Secretary Christopher Ruszkowski announced Tuesday... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Penguin march in theatre action for climate changeshowcasing how artists and performers can respond to environmental and social i
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 hours ago
showcasing how artists and performers can respond to environmental and social issues – in this case, the serious threat of global warming on the existence of Antarctica’s penguin populations. Her new play, The Penguins, is being performed in 14... Read more
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TribLIVE
Al Gore brings global warming message to Pittsburgh, warns of its effect on Pennsylvania | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
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| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek... Read more
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International Business Times
Shocking image of rhino butchered by poachers wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 his expedition team were based at the French Dumont d'Urville scientific base i
International Business Times / Posted 23 hours ago
his expedition team were based at the French Dumont d'Urville scientific base in east Antarctica, recording the impact of global warming. They were awed by the magnitude of icebergs, and the fact that only 10 per cent of their volume is ever... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Crosstalk: Should Trump pare back EPA?Obama were already in trouble. In 2016, the Supreme Court temporarily blocked
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Obama were already in trouble. In 2016, the Supreme Court temporarily blocked the Obama administration’s effort to combat global warming by regulating emissions from coal-fired power plants. The issue remains undecided, but the Supreme Court’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alaska: Where polar bears meetchance to visit this forlorn and distant place and see the bears in their nativ
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
chance to visit this forlorn and distant place and see the bears in their native habitat. Some environmentalists warn that global warming could destroy polar bear habitats and ultimately lead to the species' extinction. It's widely accepted that a... Read more
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Mashable
Australia just ditched its Clean Energy Target for a new plan, and it's terrible for renewablesmartin ollman/Getty Images Last week, a former Australian prime minister and c
Mashable / Posted yesterday
martin ollman/Getty Images Last week, a former Australian prime minister and climate change denier delightfully dubbed global warming "beneficial." Now Australia's gone and dumped its Clean Energy Target for a so-called "plan" that removes... Read more
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Gulf News
Head to Glow Garden to see frozen Burj KhalifaTower, Shaikh Zayed Mosque, Ice Age characters, camels, dinosaurs etc. The Ice
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Tower, Shaikh Zayed Mosque, Ice Age characters, camels, dinosaurs etc. The Ice Park has been designed around the theme of global warming and packs an array of illuminated ice sculptures at a temperature that is set at -8 degree Celsius.The entry... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Don’t Teach Your Kids to Attack the Planetand kill species on a massive scale in not much less sudden a fashion. Even whe
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
and kill species on a massive scale in not much less sudden a fashion. Even when we keep our hands clean, we contribute to global warming, pollution, and deforestation just by maintaining a modern lifestyle. We are a mass extinction event, and we... Read more
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DW
Oyster farts help (humans) warm the world |We are already used to hearing jokes about polluting cow farts. But even small
DW / Posted yesterday
We are already used to hearing jokes about polluting cow farts. But even small underwater shellfish can contribute to global warming. Indeed, a new study has found that through digestive processes, clams and worms produce 10 percent of greenhouse... Read more
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Boston Globe
Senate votes to confirm Callista Gingrich as Vatican envoythe United States to be an environmental leader even after pulling out of the i
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the United States to be an environmental leader even after pulling out of the international accord aimed at combatting global warming. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement, a move that left... Read more
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Boston Herald
California's wildfires have become bigger, deadlier, and more costly. Here's whyworst. As climate change and residential expansion help fuel wildfires, the fi
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
worst. As climate change and residential expansion help fuel wildfires, the fires in turn can exacerbate the impact of global warming — when carbon-absorbing forests go up in smoke, they become another greenhouse gas source. Weather models... Read more
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Roll Call
On Climate Issues, House GOP Warms Graduallya Republican congressman in July tried to strip the 2018 defense spending bill
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
a Republican congressman in July tried to strip the 2018 defense spending bill of its requirement to plan for global warming and rising sea level threats, a group of House GOP lawmakers joined Democrats to kill the effort. It was a... Read more
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iafrica.com
More trees, better farming may slash emissionsthrough fossil fuel use, researchers said Monday. Better land use could reduce
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
through fossil fuel use, researchers said Monday. Better land use could reduce carbon dioxide 37 percent, enough to hold global warming below two degrees Celsius by 2030, as called for by the 2015 Paris Agreement, according to a report in the... Read more
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