Posts Tagged "environment"
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    Jul 15, 2014 5:27 pm
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    Jul 14, 2014 9:09 pm
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    Jul 09, 2014 9:09 pm

    A Long List Of Foods That We Might Never Get To Eat Again

    To hell with gold. Start hoarding honey. The bees are dying! Not just honey — start hoarding fruits, vegetables, and nuts too. Because bees pollinate nearly a third of our agricultural food supply, their disappearance should make us all a little jumpy. Here’s a rundown of the problem and its consequences.

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    Jun 29, 2014 4:30 pm
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    Jun 17, 2014 6:40 pm

    An Adorable Live Cam Of A Baby Bird Went Horribly Wrong, And It’s All Our Fault

    Adorable puffins live in Maine and like to eat little fishies (yes that’s a word) and make funny noises. Petey the puffin chick was the star of a live “Puffin Cam” in Maine. But the “producers” didn’t count on climate change altering the course of their super-cute reality show.

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    Jun 14, 2014 7:45 pm
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    Jun 12, 2014 1:15 pm

    Really Smart Science Dude: If People Begin To Lose Their Wealth, They Change Their Mind Real Fast

    He’s right on, and while there are many deniers out there right now, they’ll have to concede as the world around us changes in dramatic ways.

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    Jun 11, 2014 7:45 pm

    fastcompany:

    This Floating Billboard Is Cleaning Up A Polluted River in Manila

    20 years ago, Manila’s Pasig River was considered biologically dead. But there is a campaign to rehabilitate the waterway that cuts through the city and now a Japanese natural cosmetics brand is using a creative billboard to lend a hand in the cleanup efforts. … Spelling out “Clean River Soon,” according to the brand the installation is capable of cleaning between 2,000 and 8,000 gallons of water every day.

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    Jun 06, 2014 1:15 pm

    dendroica:

    centerforinvestigativereporting:

    Today, the Obama administration announced its plan to slash carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants 30% by 2030. 

    This chart from The Climate Desk shows which states will likely be most affected by the new policy. Learn more.

    Many of the states towards the bottom of the list have already passed climate or energy efficiency legislation. Many have also joined regional coalitions to reduce greenhouse gases. Chris Christie pulled New Jersey out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, but the state still fulfilled its solar energy goals. States that have not taken these actions already will have a harder road ahead of them.

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