City investigating reports of diesel leak near pumping station

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Aug 162017
 

Tyronne Walker, Communications Director with the Mayor’s Office, said there are no signs that oil was leaking from the pumping station. “There was no signs last night, and so far, of any type of leak actually coming from drainage pump No. 6.,” Walker said.
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Another climate-change nightmare: 91 new volcanoes beneath Antarctica’s ice – Washington Post

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Aug 162017
 

Washington Post

Another climate-change nightmare: 91 new volcanoes beneath Antarctica's ice
Washington Post
Antarctica has been having a rough time of it lately, you may have heard. You know — greenhouse gases, warming oceans, trillion-ton icebergs breaking off the continent like a middle-aged man losing hair in the sink. Not the best century for the old
Fears dozens of newly-discovered volcanoes below Antarctica could ERUPT triggering mass flooding and global chaosThe Sun
91 Volcanoes Discovered Under Antarctica's IceCondé Nast Traveler
91 New Volcanoes in Antarctica: These Breathtaking Antarctica Photos Will Tempt You Take A South Pole AdventureIndia.com
News4C –Sputnik International –The Guardian –Geological Society, London, Special Publications – Lyell Collection
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UK Care Home Gets Solar + Storage, Part of “Grey Fleet to Green Fleet” Project

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Aug 162017
 

battery storage at Broom Court

battery storage at Broom CourtAlong with investment partner Janom, Wattstor has created a battery storage system for the Broom Court assisted living facility owned by Blackwood Homes in Stirling, Scotland.

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PHOTOS: ‘Almost Edible’ 106-Year-Old Fruitcake Found In Antarctica – NPR

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Aug 152017
 

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PHOTOS: 'Almost Edible' 106-Year-Old Fruitcake Found In Antarctica
NPR
Fruitcake is known to stay fresh for an inordinate amount of time. But Antarctic conservators say they recently came upon a specimen that tests the limits of the treat: a 106-year-old cake, found in one of Antarctica's first buildings. This particular
Does fruitcake ever spoil? 106-year-old cake found in AntarcticaToday.com
Fruitcake From Robert Scott Expedition Is 'Almost' Edible at 106 Years OldNew York Times
106-year-old fruit cake found in Antarctica and ice cream is coming to space!CW33 NewsFix
ScienceAlert –Business Standard –New Atlas –Antarctic Heritage Trust
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The Daily 202: Evidence of climate change abounds amid extreme … – Washington Post

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Aug 152017
 

Washington Post

The Daily 202: Evidence of climate change abounds amid extreme …
Washington Post
With Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve. THE BIG IDEA: SEATTLE — This city known for its rain just went a record-breaking 55 days without any.

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Continental New Wheel Concept Turns The Conventional Wheel Inside Out

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Aug 152017
 

The Continental New Wheel Concept turns the conventional wheel inside out.

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Antarctica is home to considerably more volcanoes than previously thought – The Verge

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Aug 142017
 

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Antarctica is home to considerably more volcanoes than previously thought
The Verge
Antarctica's ice sheet hides a massive system of volcanoes, one that is comparable to volcanic regions in East Africa and western North America, according to a new study, which found 91 previously undiscovered volcanoes, some over 12,600 feet tall.
Volcano range discovered underneath AntarcticaStuff.co.nz
Study finds massive volcano range hidden in Antarctica's iceEngadget
Antarctica declared world's most volcanic region as 91 new cones found beneath iceThe Register
The Indian Express –The Independent –Daily Mail –Wikipedia
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The Toyota Prius Prime Hints At The Electric Future Of Toyota (CleanTechnica Exclusive)

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Aug 142017
 

As the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime rolled up, I was skeptical. I had owned a Prius for 6 years, and this was just a newer Prius with fancier screens, cleaner carpets, and no melted crayons in the back seat. Boy, was I wrong

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Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctica is ‘Almost Edible’ – History

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Aug 132017
 

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Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctica is 'Almost Edible'
History
As the satirist Russell Baker once observed, “a fruitcake is forever.” The rock-hard, notoriously unpleasant-tasting treat can last a long, long time. Case in point: The Antarctic Heritage Trust recently discovered a 100-year-old fruit cake on
Century-old fruitcake in 'excellent condition' found in AntarcticaIrish Times
100-Year-Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica Is 'Almost' EdibleNational Geographic
Century-old fruitcake found in AntarcticaRadio New Zealand
TIME –Atlas Obscura –Antarctic Heritage Trust –Newshub
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