Activists board ship off Spain in palm oil protest: Greenpeace

Madrid (AFP) – Greenpeace said Saturday six of its activists boarded a tanker off Spain loaded with “dirty” palm oil to protest against a Nature-damaging commodity found in everything from soap to bis…

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Devastating California wildfires leave 74 dead, more than 1,000 others unaccounted for

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for California through Sunday as humidity drops and wind gusts could get up to 40 mph in the Camp Fire zone. The Camp Fire ignited Nov. 8 …

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Argentine submarine found on bottom of Atlantic Ocean after year of searching

Argentine submarine found on bottom of Atlantic Ocean after year of searching originally appeared … and had just seven days worth of oxygen on board.

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Midwest Women Join Climate Change Group in Antarctica | Illinois … – U.S. News & World Report

Midwest Women Join Climate Change Group in Antarctica | Illinois …
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CHICAGO (AP) — "Chicago is the coldest place I've ever been," said Jing Hu, who came from southern China to do her postdoctoral work in materials science at …
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How Extreme Weather Is Shrinking the Planet | The New Yorker – The New Yorker


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How Extreme Weather Is Shrinking the Planet | The New Yorker
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With wildfires, heat waves, and rising sea levels, large tracts of the earth are at risk of becoming uninhabitable, but the fossil-fuel industry continues its assault on …

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Peru shares its fisheries surveillance data with the world – Mongabay.com


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Peru shares its fisheries surveillance data with the world
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For Miguel Ángel Vallejos, director of supervision and inspection with Peru's Ministry of Production (a.k.a. PRODUCE), the country's move is a tool to fight illegal fishing and overfishing. “Sharing and publishing this information is an example of

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Big Tech Companies Are Driving Demand For Renewable Energy

Google and renewable energyThe tech industry is the largest consumer of renewable energy as companies like Google, Amazon, and Facebook seek to satisfy investors they are operating in an environmentally friendly manner. As the internet of things expands exponentially, power usage by data centers will increase significantly.

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One year after one of the nation’s largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain

ABERDEEN, S.D. – The nation’s seventh-largest onshore oil or gas spill was discovered a year ago this month when the Keystone Pipeline leaked an estimated 407,400 gallons of crude oil into a field in …

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A Caps fan traveled to Antarctica to remind the penguins who won the Stanley Cup – Washington Post


Washington Post

A Caps fan traveled to Antarctica to remind the penguins who won the Stanley Cup
Washington Post
A Capitals fan recently took trolling the Penguins (and penguins) to new heights in the world's southernmost continent. On Wednesday, 29-year-old Sampson Coe posted a photo on Facebook of himself at the Antarctic Peninsula, his jacket unzipped despite …
Capitals fan travels to Antarctica to remind actual penguins who the Stanley Cup champions areNBCSports.com
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The Role of Fluid Level Sensors in the Oil and Gas Industry

The spill under consideration was detected by inspectors, who found out that fracking wastewater flowed from their storage wells through an open valve. Improved sensing technologies that detect any dr…

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