‘About 250 million years old:’ UWM geologists discover fossil forests in Antarctica – fox6now.com

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Feb 062018
 

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'About 250 million years old:' UWM geologists discover fossil forests in Antarctica
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MILWAUKEE — A University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee researcher says Antarctica used to look a lot like Wisconsin does today — with trees and forests, and he can prove it! To the untrained eye, it looks like a regular rock. Erik Gulbranson, Ph.D. "We

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Muldrow students learn about penguins and Antarctica – Sequoyah County Times

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Feb 032018
 

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Muldrow students learn about penguins and Antarctica
Sequoyah County Times
And there are penguins, thousands of penguins, in addition to seals, whales and birds but no human life can exist there. These are just some of the facts that were shared by retired teacher Mary Jo Trudeau to the second grade class at Muldrow
The Last Continent: Antarctic remains an enigmaVancouver Sun

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What Dramatic Orca Hunt Video Tells Us About Dolphin Intelligence – National Geographic

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Jan 242018
 

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What Dramatic Orca Hunt Video Tells Us About Dolphin Intelligence
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Video from a National Geographic expedition to Antarctica shows killer whales working together to "wave wash" a crabeater seal off sea ice and into the water. Is that a sign of whale culture? Footage provided by Lindblad Expeditions Footage provided by

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GAC Announces It Is Serious About US Car Market By Bringing Ridiculous Enverge Concept To Detroit

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Jan 232018
 

Last week, Chinese manufacturer GAC, a subsidiary of Guangzhou Automobile Industry Group, announced its intentions to enter the US market by bringing an all electric 2 door SUV with pseudo gull wing doors and alternate reality screens where the side windows should be to the Detroit Auto Show

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Six ways oil and gas development can contaminate land and water (and what to do about it)

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Dec 292017
 

As oil and gas production increases, so does the risk of toxic waste leaking to the environment. The massive amount of briny wastewater generated from oil and gas development can cause serious damage if it comes into contact with the public or our environment.
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Northern Territory to decide about fracking ban only after inquiry’s final report

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Dec 132017
 

Indigenous groups, particularly around the Beetaloo basin and Gulf regions, have vocally opposed fracking in the NT. Traditional owners near Borroloola also objected to the Jemena gas pipe going through their land on the grounds that it may one day carry …
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4 years after ND oil spill, landowner about ready to farm again

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Dec 082017
 

Brian Walsh, an environmental scientist manager for the state Department of Envir A South Dakota utilities commissioner is “semi surprised and deeply disturbed” by a 210,000-gallon oil leak discovered last week from TransCanada’s Keystone Pipeline in …
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“Adults claim that they are doing something about climate. But look what a mess they leave for young people!”

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Dec 012017
 

James Hansen and his granddaughter, Sophie Kivlehan, gave a wonderful and inspiring speech at the COP23 in Bonn
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BMW In Talks With Manufacturers Around The World About Potential Small EV Partnerships

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Nov 292017
 

BMW AG is currently in talks with a number of different auto manufacturers and parts providers spread around the world about potential small electric vehicle production partnerships, a key management figure at the company has revealed. The aim of the talks, and any potential partnerships that may result, is to lower the cost of electrifying the company’s Mini brand
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Battered by extreme weather, Americans are more worried about … – The Guardian

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Nov 252017
 

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Battered by extreme weather, Americans are more worried about …
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Dana Nuccitelli: After months of intense hurricanes, heat waves, and droughts, a survey finds a record number of Americans worried about climate change.

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