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The GOP Tax Bill Authorizes Drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 10:21 PM

By authorizing oil drilling in Alaska’s vast Arctic wilderness, the bill could enrich Native tribes—or destroy their way of life.

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Welsh, Scottish health ministers call on UK for folic acid in flour
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 10:15 PM

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The oyster doctor is in
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 4:41 PM

Meet the scientist behind Alabama’s oyster farming movement, a transplant from up east who has made his mark down south.

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Eyes on Nature: How Satellite Imagery Is Transforming Conservation Science
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 4:36 PM

High-resolution earth imagery has provided ecologists and conservationists with a dynamic new tool that is enabling everything from more accurate counting of wildlife populations to rapid detection of deforestation, illegal mining, and other changes in the landscape.

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Major conservation group blasts GOP tax bill for allowing Arctic drilling: ‘Simply shameful’
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 4:32 PM

Audubon is blasting the newly passed Senate GOP tax bill for allowing oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), calling the bill “simply shameful.”

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Trump’s pick to lead key science agency actually accepts human-caused global warming
Saturday December 02nd 2017, 1:04 PM

By acknowledging humans’ role in climate change and advocating more climate research, Barry Myers sticks out like a sore thumb among Trump appointees.

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