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Tesla Airlifts Robots To Save Money, Jumping Last Hurdle To 6,000 Model 3’s A Week #Pravduh

Elon Musk confirmed on Twitter last night that 6 planeloads of equipment that Tesla just flew from Germany to California are indeed robots from Grohmann. Don’t envision Westworld-like robots occupying all the seats in a jumbo jet, enjoying the latest movie. These are automated assembly systems for the Gigafactory to solve the last problems with battery module assembly. For over half a year, it is known that the biggest hurdle to ramping the Model 3 production is unexpected limitations of the battery assembly line

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Antarctica – the world’s last great wilderness – Aljazeera.com


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Antarctica – the world's last great wilderness
Aljazeera.com
And that applies especially to one of the remotest regions on Earth – Antarctica. The Antarctic Ocean is one of the world's last great wildernesses, home to spectacular biodiversity from killer whales to starfish. But a warming climate and an ever

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Antarctica: Skiing the last frontier | Stuff.co.nz – Stuff.co.nz


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Antarctica: Skiing the last frontier | Stuff.co.nz
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Few tourists visit, and ever fewer actually put on the skis in Antarctica.

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The Last Continent: We can still preserve Antarctica’s pristine, natural beauty – Vancouver Sun

The Last Continent: We can still preserve Antarctica's pristine, natural beauty
Vancouver Sun
And, every day we were forced to reckon with the reality that even though Antarctica is virtually unpopulated, people have changed it and harmed it whether through hunting of whales almost to extinction, the introduction of foreign species such as rats

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The Last Continent: Ice makes Antarctica unforgettable | Vancouver … – Vancouver Sun


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The Last Continent: Ice makes Antarctica unforgettable | Vancouver …
Vancouver Sun
Antarctica's ice makes it possible for penguins, whales, seals and seabirds to make the frozen continent their home.
POV Video From Minke Whale's Back | National Geographic AU …National Geographic Australia

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Extreme Weather Caused $129 Billion Of Economic Losses Globally Last Year [Infographic] – Forbes


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Extreme Weather Caused $ 129 Billion Of Economic Losses Globally Last Year [Infographic]
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The research also found that weather-related disasters are becoming more frequent with an average of 306 events attributable to extreme weather occurring every year between 2007 and 2016. Mainly storms and floods, that average represents a 46 percent …
$ 129 bn in extreme weather losses last year: climate reportPhys.Org
From heat stress to malnutrition, climate change is already making us sickThe Verge
How Climate Change Is Already Affecting Health, Spreading DiseaseNPR
thejournal.ie –CNN –The Lancet –The Lancet
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Fossil Fuel Industry Has Cost USA $240 Billion A Year Over Last Decade Via Air Pollution & Extreme Weather, Study … – CleanTechnica


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Fossil Fuel Industry Has Cost USA $ 240 Billion A Year Over Last Decade Via Air Pollution & Extreme Weather, Study …
CleanTechnica
The fossil fuel industry has cost the US around $ 240 billion a year over the last decade through the effects of extreme weather and air pollution, according to a new study from the non-profit Universal Ecological Fund. That's $ 240 billion per year

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A look at some oil spills and leaks on the Prairies over the last decade

REGINA – It’s been a year since a Husky Energy pipeline leaked 225,000 litres of heavy oil and diluent near Maidstone, Sask. About 40 per cent of the spill reached the North Saskatchewan River. Here’s a list of some spills of oil and other materials on the …
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A Texas-size chunk of Antarctica partially melted last year – Popular Science


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A Texas-size chunk of Antarctica partially melted last year
Popular Science
During the El Niño climate pattern, the Pacific Ocean's surface heats up around the equator, and currents carry the warmer than average temperatures to Canada, the U.S., and Antarctica. In this case, El Niño brought rainfall to West Antarctica, which
A Texas-Sized Area of Antarctica Turned to Slush Last YearMotherboard
Scientists report large-scale surface melting event in Antarctica during 2015-16 El NiñoYubaNet
Warm Waters in West Antarctica – EosEos
Inhabitat –Hamilton Spectator –RedOrbit
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During last warming period, Antarctica heated up two to three times more than planet average – Phys.Org


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During last warming period, Antarctica heated up two to three times more than planet average
Phys.Org
Blustery conditions at the West Antarctica ice sheet divide, a ridge where a 3.4-kilometer borehole was drilled to acquire ice cores. The tent protected the equipment and scientists as they measured temperatures down the borehole in 2011 and 2014
Antarctica Sea Ice Little Changed Over Last Century | AMI NewswireAMI NewsWire
Polar sea ice the size of India vanishes in record heatBusiness Insider
Polar ice the size of India has melted into the sea, scientists sayCBS News

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