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The Last Prospector: A Texas Wildcatter Is Tempted by a Final Quest

Fracking—which involves blasting away at underground rock formations to release … In recent years, new oil finds have come in areas believed to be in decline, spots in Norway and the Gulf of Mexico.

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Tesla Slashes Model Y Prices To Reflect Last Few Model 3 Cuts — Detailed Look

Tesla had made several pricing changes to the Model 3 since the Model Y was unveiled, and the company hadn’t updated the pricing and configurations in the Model Y Design Studio to reflect that until yesterday

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European heat wave breaks with severe weather, flooding that will last into the weekend – AccuWeather.com

European heat wave breaks with severe weather, flooding that will last into the weekend  AccuWeather.com

The deadly European heat wave will continue to wind down into the weekend, with the heat yielding to cooler weather.

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This Liberian lawyer risked his life to save West Africa’s last remaining rainforest from palm oil developers

Alfred Brownell thought he had breathed his last. The Liberian attorney’s work to stop the construction of a massive palm oil plantation in one of his country’s last remaining rainforests had enraged …

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Solar Power Doubles In Most American Cities In Last 6 Years

According to a new report from the Environment America Research & Policy Center, solar power capacity doubled in most American cities in the last six years. Bret Fanshaw, the Director of the Go Solar campaign at Environment America, answered some questions about the growth for CleanTechnica

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Malaysia in last ditch effort to avert EU palm oil curbs

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Malaysia will present legal and technical arguments this week against an EU plan to limit the use of palm oil, the head of the country’s marketing agency said on Tuesday, opposing …

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When extreme weather wipes out wildlife, the fallout can last for years – The Conversation AU

When extreme weather wipes out wildlife, the fallout can last for years  The Conversation AU

Mass wildlife die-offs, such as those wrought by Australia’s recent heatwaves, make for grim headlines. But the wider effects of extreme weather are more …

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Wall Street Analyst: Tesla “One of the Most Dynamic Technology Innovators over the Last 30 Years”

Tesla is a polarizing stock on Wall Street. There are plenty of bulls and bears that work hard to make their case. However, there’s a new Wall Street analyst covering Tesla [NASDAQ: TSLA] who’s enthusiastic about the company’s potential but warns of great volatility ahead. According to CNBC, “Wedbush Securities began coverage of Tesla shares on [December 14] with an outperform rating.”

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Oceanic dead zones thrived during last Ice Age, new evidence shows

Dr. Hoogakker said: “The theory up to this point has been that the oceanic dead zone in the tropical Pacific Ocean, a layer between 100 and 900 m spanning an area fifty times the size of Britain …

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Trillion ton iceberg that cracked off Antarctica last year spinning and … – Daily Mail


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Trillion ton iceberg that cracked off Antarctica last year spinning and …
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Polar oceanographer Mark Brandon, who spotted the movement using temperature data collected by the Suomi NPP satellite said A68 has started to swing …
Antarctica's Giant Iceberg Is Finally on the Move – Earther – GizmodoGizmodo

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