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‘Clean energy is a fundamental civil right’: Major campaign to expand access to solar for MLK Day
Friday January 12th 2018, 9:30 PM

The NAACP is launching a major environmental justice campaign on Jan. 13 to mark the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service.

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The radioactive history of Trump’s pick to advise him on environmental issues
Friday January 12th 2018, 6:18 PM

Group urges Senate to reject “radioactive nominee.”

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17 former wildlife officials urge Interior to rethink easing rules against killing birds
Friday January 12th 2018, 3:11 PM

Under the new interpretation, a company would be in violation of the law only when it is “engaged in an activity the object of which was to render an animal subject to human control.”

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What the future of food means to Dan Barber And Kimbal Musk
Friday January 12th 2018, 12:24 PM

Two culinary-world luminaries—Blue Hill chef Dan Barber and Kitchen Community cofounder Kimbal Musk—debate the best way to approach sustainable eating.

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Turning Appalachia’s mountaintop coal mines into farms
Friday January 12th 2018, 12:17 PM

In the post-coal economy, community organizations are creating jobs and restoring the ravaged land.

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Judge rejects change to Minnesota’s wild rice water standard
Friday January 12th 2018, 12:12 PM

An administrative law judge has rejected an attempt to change Minnesota’s water quality standard for protecting wild rice, saying it violates federal and state law and puts an unfair burden on Native Americans who harvest wild rice for food.

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Don’t believe the hype: Giant pandas are still endangered
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:52 AM

Panda habitats remain heavily fractured, while new research shows breeding centers expose the endangered animals to a hidden yet potentially deadly threat.

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Toxic thaw syndrome
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:35 AM

Melting permafrost carries unknown dangers for Arctic marine life.

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Climate change behind coming fire insurance crisis
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:35 AM

Climate change, if you ask most state experts, has already created a wildfire crisis in California. In the process, it’s causing a fire insurance predicament.

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Oil giants see a future in offshore wind power. Their suppliers are investing, too.
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:29 AM

Analysts forecast a more than sixfold rise in global wind power capacity by 2030, but while Europe’s market booms, U.S. growth has been slow. That may be changing.

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US says snow-loving lynx no longer need special protection
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:23 AM

Wildlife officials say Canada lynx no longer need special protections in the United States following measures to preserve populations of the snow-loving wild cats.

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Like oceans, freshwater is also acidifying
Friday January 12th 2018, 11:17 AM

Rising CO 2 in lakes and reservoirs may harm animals that live in those ecosystems

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