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Years of eavesdropping on insect sex talk is starting to pay off for grape growers
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:09 PM

Disrupting the vibrations insects use to find mates could help prevent the spread of disease in vineyards around the world.

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For Scott Pruitt, a spotlight shines on his ethics, not his EPA rollbacks
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:08 PM

As the E.P.A. chief announced his most sweeping regulatory rollback to date, he found himself caught up in a swirl of allegations of impropriety.

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America’s freshwater mussels are going extinct – here’s why that sucks
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:07 PM

Dozens of these water-filtering species are at risk of vanishing, and that’s bad news for every living creature that relies on them.

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Fossil fuels on trial: Where the major climate change lawsuits stand today
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:05 PM

Some of the biggest oil and gas companies are embroiled in legal disputes with cities, states and children over the industry’s role in global warming.

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How to reduce your carbon footprint – A Year of Living Better guides
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:04 PM

Climate change can be overwhelming. Here’s how to think about your effects on the environment and the steps you can take to lessen that impact.

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Fox News presses Scott Pruitt in a testy interview
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:03 PM

The network grilled the EPA administrator on one of his many alleged ethical violations.

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Crude oil storage tank leaks 4,200 gallons into Bay Jacques
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:02 PM

A cleanup crew is using booms and sorbent pads to remove the oil.

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Emergency declared after oil spill ignites on Indonesian island of Borneo
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:01 PM

City of Balikpapan is struggling to deal with toxic smoke from fire that killed four fisherman.

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Recurring dry spells fuel water worries in Tokyo
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 11:00 PM

The Japanese megacity now experiences a dry spell every decade or so.

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New Jersey to join clean car initiative, as EPA eases fuel-economy standards
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 10:57 PM

It looks like New Jersey is lining up with other states to fight the Trump administration over its steps to weaken tough rules to reduce carbon pollution from cars.

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Developing nations to study ways to dim sunshine, slow warming
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 10:55 PM

Scientists in developing nations plan to step up research into dimming sunshine to curb climate change, hoping to judge if a man-made chemical sunshade would be less risky than a harmful rise in global temperatures.

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Cyberattack shows vulnerability of gas pipeline network
Wednesday April 04th 2018, 10:55 PM

An attack on a shared data network forced four natural-gas pipeline operators to temporarily shut down computer communications with customers.

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