Apr 232018
 

A new study shows that nitrogen-feeding organisms exist all over the deep ocean, and not just in large oxygen-depleted ‘dead zones,’ changing the way we think about the delicate nitrogen cycle. Nitrogen is essential to marine life and cycles throughout the …

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Trump administration to hold another big offshore drilling auction for Gulf of Mexico

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Mar 312018
 

The Trump administration on Friday announced it would hold a new auction for offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico in August … and overshadowed by easier-to-access onshore fracking opportunities from the shale boom. Brazil and Mexico are also competing …

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Iron Dog puts racers on hold due to extreme weather at Unalakleet – KTUU.com

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Feb 202018
 

KTUU.com

Iron Dog puts racers on hold due to extreme weather at Unalakleet
KTUU.com
Iron Dog puts racers on hold due to extreme weather at Unalakleet. By Kortnie Horazdovsky and Patrick Enslow |. Posted: Mon 5:00 PM, Feb 19, 2018 |. Updated: Mon 6:27 PM, Feb 19, 2018. ANCHORAGE (KTUU) – Iron Dog race officials Monday afternoon posted

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Saudi Arabia’s attempts to clear out corruption is a sign of change, but we shouldn’t hold our breath for a democracy

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Nov 052017
 

We should not hold our breath for the establishment of democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the most important nation in the Gulf. Yet things are visibly … electric cars and new technologies. Already the fracking revolution is making a depressing …
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Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study – CNBC

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May 192017
 

CNBC

Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study
CNBC
In people's minds, Antarctica may appear as a bleak white landscape but scientists claim the continent is turning green because of a warming in the climate. A team of British researchers have tested three separate sites and concluded that the quantity
Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is starting to turn greenThe Denver Post
Antarctica Is Going Green, And Not In A Good WayForbes
Climate change making Antarctica greenerNEWS.com.au
The Guardian –CBC.ca –Daily Maverick
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Federal judge puts fracking waste ban on hold until Feb. 11 hearing

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Jan 212016
 

Federal judge puts fracking waste ban on hold until Feb. 11 hearing By Sarah Plummer For The Fayette Tribune Fayette Tribune A federal judge has granted an emergency injunction to prevent Fayette County from enforcing a countywide ban on the storage and …
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Hold On To Your Hats! US Hydropower Agency Dives Into 210 MW Solar Energy Buy For US Navy

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Aug 222015
 

US Navy Solar Energy

Obama Administration totally dekes out solar energy obstructors with massive new US Navy solar project, first of many interagency solar projects to come

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Antarctica May Hold the Key to Regulating Mining in Space – io9

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Aug 112015
 

io9

Antarctica May Hold the Key to Regulating Mining in Space
io9
Our current era may go down in history as the century of space exploration and off-Earth resource exploitation. But there are still considerable policy hurdles to overcome in terms of how we regulate such activities. As we turn our eyes to the skies

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Antarctica may hold the key to regulating mining in space – The Conversation AU

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Aug 102015
 

The Conversation AU

Antarctica may hold the key to regulating mining in space
The Conversation AU
International law identifies Antarctica and outer space as two of four global commons (the others being the high seas and the atmosphere). Both have been defined within international regimes as spaces outside the territory of nation states and beyond

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