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The Best Australian Holiday Destinations for Your Easter Break

As Tourism Australia writes: “Due to a natural chemical reaction, the plankton [at the beaches] become luminescent and emanate a blue glow. This unusual natural phenomenon is more common in [the …

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Texas energy companies get break from monitoring chemical leaks during pandemic

Some energy companies, including Enterprise Product Partners and Air Liquide, told the state they cannot monitor emissions due to social distancing guidelines for workers.

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The Energy 202: Trump officials want to cut some oil and gas wells a break on royalty payments in the Gulf

The stretch of shallow water near the Gulf shore was historically rich in oil … Fiona Hill said she heard Putin express concern about American fracking: During former White House adviser Fiona …

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France reverse palm oil tax break after outcry

France’s parliament on Friday voted down a proposed tax break on palm oil — which would have hugely benefited energy giant Total — after lawmakers and environmental activists complained the …

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France calls new vote on palm oil tax break for Total

LIVE VIDEO: Dispute over whistleblower breaks out during testimony of former US ambassador to Ukraine. Click to watch … French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Friday called a fresh vote on a palm …

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Malaysian PM urges Britain to ‘break with Europe’ on palm oil: Bloomberg

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday called on Britain to engage with palm oil growers to incentivise sustainable production, rather than pursuing boycotts after its scheduled exit from …

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Huge Iceberg Poised to Break Off Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier … – Scientific American


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Huge Iceberg Poised to Break Off Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier …
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Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the …
A new 19-mile-long crack opened up on the vulnerable Antarctic coastMashable

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Huge Iceberg Poised to Break Off Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier – Live Science


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Huge Iceberg Poised to Break Off Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier
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A newly discovered long and craggy rift is splintering across West Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier, satellite images show. The nearly 19-mile-long (30 kilometers) rift started in the middle of the ice shelf, where the ice shelf touches warmer ocean

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WHAT ON EARTH! Mysterious COSMIC RAYS erupting from Antartica could BREAK RULES OF PHYSICS – Express.co.uk


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WHAT ON EARTH! Mysterious COSMIC RAYS erupting from Antartica could BREAK RULES OF PHYSICS
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The strange cosmic rays were first spotted shooting out of Antarctica during a 2006 experiment to monitor cosmic rays showering the Earth from space. During the tests, NASA-affiliated researchers observed a phenomenon that they were unable to explain: …

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