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Solving the mysteries of water and air underground

Stand outside and look underneath your feet. There, perhaps under some grass, is the soil. On a dry day, all the spaces in the soil are filled with air. And some distance further down, those spaces …

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“Pneumonia Deaths” & “Flu Deaths” Jump Enormously In USA

I’m going to keep this piece short, but it seems to be an important data-focused followup to a previous story I wrote regarding an important public health matter. The earlier story was, “Overall Death Count Jumps Mysteriously In Countries Around The World — No Clear Explanation.” Yes, there’s a heavy dosing of sarcasm in that piece

CleanTechnica

Severe storms threaten a 1,600-mile stretch of the US. The worst may hit New York City – CNN

Severe storms threaten a 1,600-mile stretch of the US. The worst may hit New York City  CNN

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Indonesia keeps palm oil, cocoa export taxes unchanged for June

Indonesia will keep its export tax for crude palm oil at zero for a third month in June, the country’s trade ministry said in a statement on Friday.

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More Chinese vessels fishing illegally in North Korean waters – Undercurrent News

More Chinese vessels fishing illegally in North Korean waters  Undercurrent News

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Now Might Be A Good Time To Buy A Used Tesla Model 3 — Or Maybe Soon

With the coronavirus pandemic and related economic crisis well underway, and perhaps also with the arrival of the Model Y (it’s unclear if this is related), there are some signs of hope for potential used Model 3 buyers

CleanTechnica

Oil producers face tough choices in June as lockdowns ease

The steady reopening of the US and Europe has helped add 3.6 million barrels a day to demand in May compared with April’s collapse but the overall consumption outlook remains bleak …

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Breaking! French Electric Vehicle Market Share At 7.5% In May, 9.2% Year To Date

France saw a plugin electric vehicle market share of 7.5% in May 2020, triple the May 2019 result, in a steadily recovering overall auto market that is down 50% year on year (YoY). The cumulative 2020 EV result stands at 9.2% share

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