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Los Angeles Lakers Tap Into The Sun With LG Solar Installation On Training Facility

The Los Angeles Lakers are tapping into the sun with a new LG Solar installation by Vaha Energy on their new headquarters at the UCLA Health Training Center

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City Of Los Angeles Wants To Turn Hoover Dam Into World’s Largest Pumped Energy Storage Facility

Hoover DamLos Angeles Water & Power has a plan to build a pumping station 20 miles downstream from Hoover Dam to return some of the water in the lower Colorado River so it can be used to make more electricity. But the devil is in the details.

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Antarctica expeditions go on sale, starting at $5460 per person – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Antarctica expeditions go on sale, starting at $ 5460 per person
Los Angeles Times
If you want to explore Antarctica and see penguins and whales, Peregrine Adventures has a cruise for you — and cabins are on sale. The deal: You can go on the 11-day Photographer Series: Antarctic Explorer which will help you take great shots of

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SpaceX Will Build Its Next Generation “BFR” In The Port Of Los Angeles

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced on Twitter that SpaceX will build the rocket colloquially known as the BFR — which may or may not stand for the Big Falcon Rocket — in Los Angeles

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Century-old photos chronicle a survival saga in Antarctica at Bowers Museum exhibit – Los Angeles Times


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Century-old photos chronicle a survival saga in Antarctica at Bowers Museum exhibit
Los Angeles Times
The Bowers is the first venue in the U.S. to host the exhibition, which runs until Jan. 28. “Endurance” tells the story of Irish explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew of 27, who were attempting to be the first to cross Antarctica. Frank Hurley, a

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Record heat, lightning, fires, intense rain: California’s extreme … – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Record heat, lightning, fires, intense rain: California's extreme …
Los Angeles Times
Lightning storms add more heat wave drama as California braces for all-time records this weekend.
Smoke and record September heat will strain air quality and …Sacramento Bee
Record Temperatures, Lightning and Intense Rain Hit California Amid Ongoing Heat WaveKTLA

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Antarctica shed a block of ice the size of Delaware, but scientists think the real disaster could be decades away – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Antarctica shed a block of ice the size of Delaware, but scientists think the real disaster could be decades away
Los Angeles Times
Ice shelves naturally shed weight in the form of icebergs through a process called calving, or via melting on the bottom. “That's just the way Antarctica works,” said Helen Fricker, a glaciologist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography who studies
Warnings From AntarcticaNew York Times
Antarctica Has Been Changed Forever, But Scientists Aren't Blaming Climate ChangeForbes
One of the biggest icebergs in recorded history just broke loose from AntarcticaWashington Post
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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica – Los Angeles Times


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An iceberg the size of Delaware just broke off of Antarctica
Los Angeles Times
Sometime in the last few days, a block of ice the size of Delaware broke away from Antarctica and is now floating freely in the Weddell Sea. The iceberg, which at around 1 trillion tons is one of the largest on record, poses no immediate threat to sea
Warnings From AntarcticaNew York Times
A Delaware-Size Iceberg Broke Off Antarctica. Who's to Blame?Slate Magazine
One of the biggest icebergs in recorded history just broke loose from AntarcticaWashington Post
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California’s extreme weather slammed Monterey Bay — and this town’s iconic ship was among the victims – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

California's extreme weather slammed Monterey Bay — and this town's iconic ship was among the victims
Los Angeles Times
The typical signs of a recent storm dotted this quaint coastal village. Near an elementary school, concrete barriers blocked a flooded road. Across town, a creaking excavator whined near the beach, filling a massive sinkhole. Farther down, soggy

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Italy for women, Antarctica – Los Angeles Times

Italy for women, Antarctica
Los Angeles Times
Admission, info: Free. (714) 505-0205. ANTARCTICA. Slide show. Elisa Kotin will present a slide show and share stories of her trip to Antarctica. When, where: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday at Adventure 16, 11161 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles. Admission, info: Free.

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