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‘Massive mental health crisis’ feared for Rohingya children
Monday January 01st 2018, 11:34 AM

“I have nightmares that the military is chasing me,” says a 12-year-old who fled Myanmar. For hundreds of thousands like her, the horror isn’t over.

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How Scott Pruitt turned the EPA into one of Trump’s most powerful tools
Monday January 01st 2018, 11:20 AM

“He didn’t pretend he was going to be Theodore Roosevelt,” one conservation leader says of Pruitt’s industry-friendly approach.

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Biologists thought this snake vanished a century ago. Now it’s back
Monday January 01st 2018, 6:42 AM

Conservation programs and restoration efforts along the Colorado River have led to the rediscovery of species thought to have vanished in area.

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Climate change lawsuit argues government failed to protect kids
Monday January 01st 2018, 6:38 AM

On climate change, President Trump’s most dangerous foe could prove to be a bunch of kids.

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Environmentalists blast TVA for killing major wind project
Monday January 01st 2018, 6:25 AM

One of America’s biggest wind energy projects is twisting in the wind, and environmentalists are blaming the Tennessee Valley Authority for the failure of the pioneering $2.5 billion effort to bring more renewable energy into the Tennessee Valley.

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New image from NASA shows Antarctica’s melting iceberg broken into pieces
Monday January 01st 2018, 5:57 AM

The image was captured by NASA’s Landsat 8 satellite.

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Pope Francis hated 2017 too, calling it a ‘wasted’ year of death and lies
Monday January 01st 2018, 5:50 AM

Speaking at an evening vespers service in St. Peter’s Basilica, the Pope said humanity had “wasted and wounded” the past year “in many ways with works of death, with lies and injustices.”

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Vehicles are now America’s biggest CO2 source but EPA is tearing up regulations
Monday January 01st 2018, 5:32 AM

Transport overtook power generation for climate-warming emissions in 2017 but the Trump administration is reversing curbs on auto industry pollution

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New Year′s Eve: Are fireworks harming the environment?
Monday January 01st 2018, 5:20 AM

In some countries, it’s not New Year’s Eve without a night sky full of fireworks. But how bad are these colorful explosions for the environment? And what are the health effects?

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74 things that blew our minds in 2017
Monday January 01st 2018, 5:00 AM

The Atlantic’s science, technology, and health reporters learned a lot this year.

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It’s colder than Mars out there
Monday January 01st 2018, 4:56 AM

The arctic freeze over the United States this week is producing the kind of frigid temperatures typical for the red planet.

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The future of weed science is a van in Colorado
Monday January 01st 2018, 4:47 AM

“The idea is: If we can’t bring real-world cannabis into the lab, let’s bring the lab to the people.”

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