Scientists Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica’s Blood Falls – Condé Nast Traveler

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Apr 282017
 

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Scientists Solve Mystery Behind Antarctica's Blood Falls
Condé Nast Traveler
Exploring the frozen beauty of Antarctica—a.k.a. the White Continent—often involves sights of, well, white. But at Taylor Glacier, a 34-mile-long polar glacier, you'll find startling sights of red—a blood-like deposit of iron-rich, salty water
Scientists solved the 100-year-old mystery of Antarctica's Blood Falls …Business Insider
Antarctica's Blood Falls Could Be Over 1 Million Years OldHuffington Post Canada
The truth about Antarctica's 'Blood Falls' finally oozes out of the iceMashable
ScienceAlert –Boing Boing –Daily Mail –Cambridge University Press
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Australian Comedian Tom Gleeson Skewers “Ridiculous” Electricity Business Model

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Apr 282017
 

Australian comedian stalwart Tom Gleeson took to the stage earlier this month at the 2017 Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow, the highlight of the annual Melbourne Comedy Festival, and promptly skewered Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s renewable energy policy, Australia’s “ridiculous” electricity business model, and threw in a stab at taxi drivers just for the fun of it.

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Bill Would Let FPL Charge Florida Customers Hundreds of Millions for Fracking

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Apr 282017
 

Gulf Power, Tampa Electric, and Duke Energy) charge its customers for random fracking “exploration” or “drilling” ventures around the country, even if those ventures don’t return any actual gas. The bills were proposed by State Sen. Aaron Bean and State Rep.
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Toyota recalls quarter-million Tacoma pickups over oil leaks

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Apr 272017
 

Toyota is recalling about a quarter-million pickup trucks to fix a defect that could cause vehicles to leak oil and potentially increase the risk of a crash. The Japanese automaker said Thursday that it would recall 228,000 U.S. units of the 2016 and 2017 …
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Fracking isn’t contaminating groundwater, study finds

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Apr 272017
 

the researchers did say accidental spills of fracking wastewater could be dangerous to surface water in the area. ”However, we did find that spill water associated with fracked wells and their wastewater has an impact on the quality of streams in areas …
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Get an Amazing Whale’s-Eye View Underneath Antarctica – National Geographic

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Apr 272017
 

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Get an Amazing Whale's-Eye View Underneath Antarctica
National Geographic
We're crammed into an inflatable black rubber zodiac on a blustery day in Antarctica's Gerlache Strait, puttering toward a motionless humpback whale. A fist-sized camera with gangly grasshopper-like antennae and suction cup feet sits on a pole resting

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Pope Francis Surprises The World With TED Talk From Vatican

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Apr 272017
 

Pope Francis TED Talk

Pope Francis made a surprise appearance at the international TED Conference yesterday to deliver a message of hope and renewal to the conference and the world.

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Is BP’s Prudhoe Bay Small Oil And Gas Leak Of No Consequence?

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Apr 272017
 

The small oil and gas leak in a BP well in Prudhoe Bay area Alaska quickly stopped. No details about the cause of the spill have been provided yet. Could 40% cost reductions at Prudhoe Bay be relevant? Below is a FLIR image from the incident location at …
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Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

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Apr 262017
 

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Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
In this July 20, 2016 file photo, an Iraqi man cools off the summer heat by using an open air shower in Baghdad, Iraq. Most people on Earth have already felt …
Study: Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world …Mississippi News Now

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Antarctica’s penguins are in trouble, new report shows – CBS News

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Apr 262017
 

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Antarctica's penguins are in trouble, new report shows
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In the rapidly warming Antarctic, two species of penguins are in dramatic decline. That's the news out of a new study published by Oceanites, a nonprofit organization that closely monitors penguins and other Antarctic seabirds, in collaboration with …
Why some penguin populations are shrinking on AntarcticaPBS NewsHour
World Penguin Day: Penguin population in Antarctica is 12 millionUSA TODAY
Twelve million penguins in Antarctica, according to the 2017 SOAP reportMercoPress
Science World Report –Newstalk 106-108 fm
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