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The myth of Scott Pruitt’s EPA rollback
Sunday April 08th 2018, 9:15 PM

His ethics woes are overshadowing the central fact of his tenure: He hasn’t done much.

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How fake meat might feed your dog and help fight climate change
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:29 PM

In America’s food-obsessed landscape, the quickest route to a new idea is to look for something already being done-and then make it vegan.

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Pee and pesticides: Thoreau’s Walden Pond in trouble, warn scientists
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:16 PM

Immortalised for its beauty by Henry David Thoreau, the Massachusetts pond is under threat from increased human activity and climate change according to a new study.

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Pruitt’s round-the-clock security has cost taxpayers nearly $3 million
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:15 PM

Travel schedules and agency correspondence show the security costs are triple that for previous Environmental Protection Agency leaders.

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Are humans making climate change worse?
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:13 PM

Despite the mounds of evidence linking human activity, some still deny that humans are the cause of climate change.

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Warming climate could see butterfly loved by Churchill return to UK
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:12 PM

Former PM unsuccessfully tried to reintroduce black-veined white in 1940s, but conditions may now allow species to prosper.

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Shipping’s thick fuel oil puts the Arctic at risk. Could it be banned?
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:11 PM

Worried about climate change and oil spills, the UN’s International Maritime Organization is considering new rules for shipping’s fuel of choice.

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EPA sued by 14 states over delay in methane emission standards
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:10 PM

Fourteen states filed suit on Thursday accusing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of failing to issue regulations for curbing emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse pollutant, from existing oil and gas operations as required under the Clean Air Act.

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Urban Darwinism: How species are evolving to survive in cities
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:09 PM

In urban areas, the forces of rapid natural selection are leading to striking genetic changes in animals.

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Attack on natural gas network shows rising cyberthreat
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:08 PM

A cyberattack on a natural gas service provider late last month has spilled into the electricity sector, underscoring the growing threat hackers pose to critical energy systems.

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Keystone pipeline leak in South Dakota about double previous estimate
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:07 PM

The Keystone crude oil pipeline leak in November in rural South Dakota was nearly double the original estimate, making it one of the largest U.S. inland spills since 2010, a newspaper report on Saturday said.

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Mark Carney warns of climate change threat to financial system
Sunday April 08th 2018, 8:06 PM

Bank of England governor says firms must acknowledge risks to avoid ‘catastrophic impact’.

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