Oklahoma’s fracking-induced earthquakes are not going to stop

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Aug 112017
 

This wasn’t supposed to happen anymore. In recent years, Oklahoma has seen a massive uptick in earthquakes, a rise that has been linked to wastewater injection wells used in fracking operations. There are already several class action lawsuits over …
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Bosch Going Forward With $1.1 Billion Facility For Self-Driving Vehicle Semiconductors

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Jul 262017
 

The prominent auto industry supply firm Bosch is planning to invest ~$ 1.1 billion into a new facility to manufacture semiconductors for use in self-driving vehicles, “smart city” infrastructure, and “smart homes.”

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Antarctica Is Going Green, And Not In A Good Way – Forbes

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May 292017
 

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Antarctica Is Going Green, And Not In A Good Way
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New research indicates the "greenhouse effect" that helps drive climate change could be greening even the most inhospitable end of the Earth. A research team has confirmed that plant life on Antarctica has been growing and spreading rapidly across the …
Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is beginning to turn greenWashington Post
Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific studyCNBC
Fast-Growing Moss Is Turning Antarctica Green – National GeographicNational Geographic
The Guardian –Scientific American –Atlas Obscura –ABC Online
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With global warming, Antarctica going from glacial to green | Toronto … – Toronto Star

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May 222017
 

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With global warming, Antarctica going from glacial to green | Toronto …
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Researchers in Antarctica have discovered rapidly growing banks of mosses on the ice continent's northern peninsula, providing striking evidence of climate …
Scientists shocked by huge discovery in AntarcticaBABW News
Fast-Growing Moss Is Turning Antarctica GreenNational Geographic Australia
Antarctica is Going Green Due to Climate Change – TechDiggTechDigg
Lab Manager Magazine –Xinhua
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Tesla Not Likely Going Over 100 kWh For Model S/X, Model 3 Not Getting 100kWh Battery, & More #ElonTweets

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Feb 092017
 

As he tends to do, Elon Musk went on a Twitter rampage, responding to questions from the Twittersphere. In doing so and as he’s also in the habit of doing, he shed light on some rather interesting details about the Model S and X battery size, Model 3 battery size as limited by the physical footprint of the vehicle and a few tips on stripping down a Tesla for maximum performance

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Maserati Going Electric — All-Electric Alfieri Planned For 2020

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Nov 252016
 

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Following news that Jaguar is planning to release a stylish all-electric SUV, Maserati has reportedly confirmed that it will be releasing an all-electric version of the Alfieri two-seater in

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Scientists may have solved a key riddle about Antarctica — and you’re not going to like the answer – Washington Post

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Sep 212016
 

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Scientists may have solved a key riddle about Antarctica — and you're not going to like the answer
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This story has been updated. It's one of the great — and unresolved — debates of Antarctic science. In 1984, a team of Ohio State University researchers reported a surprising fossil find: More than a mile above sea level, in Antarctica's freezing
Antarctic mystery solved?NIU Newsroom

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Time-Lapse Shows 100-Meter Wind Turbine Going Up In Just One Minute

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May 252016
 

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For wind energy boosters and construction enthusiasts alike, this time-lapse video of a 100-meter high wind turbine being installed at the headquarters of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a fascinating look at one of the marvels of modern engineering. The wind turbine, which was financed and installed by Ecotricity, a [&hellip

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What’s Going on in Antarctica? Is the Ice Melting or Growing? – EcoWatch

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Nov 102015
 

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What's Going on in Antarctica? Is the Ice Melting or Growing?
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Last week a study was published in the Journal of Glaciology by a group of NASA researchers reporting that satellite data shows that, as a whole, Antarctica has been gaining—rather than losing—ice mass during the past two or more decades. So was NASA …
So what is really happening in Antarctica?RealClimate
New Study Says Sea Levels May Not Rise as Quickly as PredictedMorning Ticker
NASA's Global Ice ViewerAccuWeather.com (blog)
NYU News (press release) –Phys.Org
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ATX 8080 From Austin Electric Powersports — All-Electric American-Made Motorcycle Going On Sale Later This Month

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Jun 202015
 

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Those on the lookout for a new American-made, all-electric bike may be interested to know that just such a motorcycle will be hitting the market later this month. The ATX 8080 by Austin Electric Powersports (AEPS), as it’s known, will apparently have a first run limited to only 500 units, so those interested may want

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