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Asthma in children could become worse if you live near a busy road
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:56 PM

Asthma attacks in children, who live near a busy, major roadway or a playground, is often severe, suggests a new study.

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Bull sharks and bottlenose dolphins are moving north as the ocean warms
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:47 PM

Rising temperatures are making ocean waters farther north more hospitable for a variety of marine species.

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17 states — including Pennsylvania — sue the Trump administration to defend vehicle-emission rules
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:36 PM

Eighteen states on Tuesday sued President Donald Trump’s administration over its push to “reconsider” greenhouse-gas-emission rules for the nation’s auto fleet, launching a legal battle over one of former President Barack Obama’s most significant efforts to address climate change.

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Pakistani city breaks April record with day of 50C heat
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:32 PM

Citizens consider fleeing Nawabshah in fear of what summer might bring.

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Lab-grown meat is getting cheap enough for anyone to buy
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:31 PM

A company called Future Meat Technologies, which just got a large investment from meat giant Tyson Food, is perfecting a process that could see us soon grilling meat grown in a bioreactor.

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‘Umbrella in a hurricane’: U.N. says climate funding far too low
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:29 PM

Worldwide investments in limiting climate change are far too low and as flimsy as using an umbrella in a hurricane, the United Nations climate chief Patricia Espinosa said on Wednesday.

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Trump’s DOE punishes Obama-era solar ‘success story’
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:28 PM

The Department of Energy is protesting a Massachusetts solar company’s request for an exemption to U.S. import tariffs, arguing that the company’s plan to build a factory in Asia appears to violate agreements to manufacture its breakthrough technology in the United States.

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California defends more than climate with EPA lawsuit
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:27 PM

The state is preserving its authority to set its own emissions standards – a unique right widely believed to be in the crosshairs of the Trump administration.

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Everglades under threat as Florida’s mangroves face death by rising sea level
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:26 PM

The ‘river of grass’ wilderness and coastal communities are in peril, with the buffer coastal ecosystems on a ‘death march’ inland.

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The people who’ll be most hurt by climate swings did the least to cause them, study says
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:25 PM

Scientists just found another reason climate change is really unfair.

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Cities from the sea: the true cost of reclaimed land
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:24 PM

Asia is growing. Literally. From Malaysia to Dubai, luxury developments are rising on artificial islands and coastlines. Everybody wins – except the local sea life and the fishermen who depend on it.

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Indian officials lament inaction of cities with world’s worst air
Wednesday May 02nd 2018, 8:23 PM

Only a handful of India’s 100 most polluted cities have drawn up plans to combat air pollution despite being asked to do so three years ago, senior government officials said on Wednesday after a damning report by the World Health Organisation.

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