Debris, Trash And Litter Flowing Into Conowingo Dam Following Extreme Weather – CBS Baltimore / WJZ

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Mar 102018
 

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Debris, Trash And Litter Flowing Into Conowingo Dam Following Extreme Weather
CBS Baltimore / WJZ
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — When extreme weather ends, the side effects just begin. Restoring power took most of this week — after last week's nor'easter — and now a different effect is flowing downstream. The US Army Corps of Engineers runs the debris vessel
Debris Flowing Into Conowingo Dam Following Extreme WeatherCBS DC

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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel ‘fishing illegally’ – ABC News – ABC News

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Mar 102018
 

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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel 'fishing illegally' – ABC News
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In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 photo released by Argentina's Coast Guard, a soldier fires at the Chinese fishing boat named Jing Yuan 626 in Argentine waters. The operation was called off by Argentina's foreign ministry after the vessel was chased for

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These penguins found a camera in Antarctica and captured a surprisingly good “selfie” – The Denver Post

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Mar 102018
 

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These penguins found a camera in Antarctica and captured a surprisingly good “selfie”
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Two emperor penguins in Antarctica captured a short video of themselves after coming across a camera left on the ice by a human. The Australian Antarctic Division posted the comical, 38-second clip to its social media channels Thursday. One of the
Emperor penguins capture epic selfie in AntarcticaWTHR
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Trump Wants To Cut Clean Energy Research Funding In Half

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Mar 102018
 

President Trump is pushing to slash spending on clean energy research, even as America’s chief economic rivals aim to double public funding for the same. In doing so, experts say, the president is threatening to undermine US competitiveness

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The South’s Pipe Dreams

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Mar 102018
 

The largest gas field in the world lies deep below the shimmering Persian Gulf, surrounded on all sides by wealthy OPEC nations. The second-largest sits largely beneath rural Appalachia. And as political opposition to fracking and pipelines builds in the …

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Standing Rock: Dakota Access Pipeline Leak Technology Can’t Detect All Spills

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Mar 102018
 

Assuming a flow rate of 600,000 barrels of crude oil per day, a leak of nearly 12,000 barrels per day could go undetected. “Right now, there are 18 inches of ice over the Missouri River, and we can’t sample the water to look for hydrocarbons,” Crow Ghost said.

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SOS carved into Indonesian palm oil plantation to highlight impact on people and wildlife

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Mar 092018
 

BANGKOK, March 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A Lithuanian artist has carved a giant SOS message into an Indonesian palm oil plantation to draw attention to the damage done by deforestation. Ernest Zacharevic curated the ‘Save our Souls’ project as …

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Penguins capture epic selfie in Antarctica – New York Post

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Mar 092018
 

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Penguins capture epic selfie in Antarctica
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Penguins in Antarctica seized the opportunity for a selfie when an Australian researcher left his camera on the ice. The expeditioner, Eddie Gault, was visiting the Auster Rookery, where a colony of emperor penguins lives in Antarctica when the birds

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Fleet of sailboat drones could monitor climate change’s effect on oceans

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Mar 082018
 

These sailboats, outfitted with sensors to probe the ocean, are semiautonomous drones … After arriving at the equator, the drones got stuck in the doldrums, a wind dead zone. “We knew the tropics were going to be a challenge,” Cronin says.

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