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Bill Nye believes that science can make America great again
Thursday March 15th 2018, 11:01 PM

“It really is, for me, unpatriotic to deny science,” says the host of Netflix’s Bill Nye Saves the World.

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5 reasons the Arctic’s extremely warm winter should alarm you
Thursday March 15th 2018, 11:00 PM

You can see dramatic climate change impacts even in the dead of Arctic winter.

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Egged on by industry lobbyists, Interior Dept. weakens bird protections
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:58 PM

Wildlife officials predict deadly consequences for migratory birds, millions of which are killed inadvertently each year by industrial activities.

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Colonial Pipeline to pay Alabama $3.3 million for 2016 spills: State official
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:58 PM

Colonial Pipeline Co will pay $3.3 million to the state of Alabama to cover damages and penalties from an explosion and a spill on its gasoline line in 2016, the state’s attorney general said on Thursday.

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EPA environmental justice adviser slams Pruitt’s plan to weaken coal ash rules
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:57 PM

With groundwater tests showing toxins, the newly appointed adviser calls for better protection of low-income and minority communities near coal ash ponds.

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London trials free water bottle refills in bid to cut plastic waste
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:56 PM

The National Theatre and Tate Modern are to join an initiative offering people free tap water refills as part of the mayor of London’s plans to reduce purchases of single-use plastic bottles in the capital.

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For climate action to take hold, activists need more than just polar bears
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:55 PM

Type “climate change” into any search engine and the results aren’t difficult to predict: you’ll probably see a woeful polar bear on a shrinking patch of ice. Either that or cracked, parched earth. But a new paper published in Global Environmental Change questions the power of nature to motivate climate action.

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Weathering Trump’s skepticism, U.S. officials still fighting global warming
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:52 PM

U.S. President Donald Trump has bashed international efforts to combat climate change and questioned the scientific consensus that global warming is dangerous and driven by human consumption of fossil fuels.

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UK car industry must pay up for toxic air ‘catastrophe’, super-inquiry finds
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:47 PM

The car industry must pay millions of pounds towards solving the UK’s toxic air crisis under the “polluter pays” principle, according to an unprecedented joint inquiry by four committees of MPs.

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GOP is trying to prop up coal, but plants keep closing
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:46 PM

President Trump has pledged a coal revival, but America’s utilities aren’t listening.

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Grim forecast for the Rio Grande raises concern
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:45 PM

Water managers in New Mexico will be relying on stored water to meet ecological, agricultural and water supply needs as the runoff from this winter is expected to be notably low.

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Avalanches can be deadly. Climate change has made them more frequent
Thursday March 15th 2018, 10:41 PM

A new study shows that rising temperatures in the Himalayas have led to more avalanches.

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