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Penguins Thrived in Antarctica During Little Ice Age – Yahoo! News


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Penguins Thrived in Antarctica During Little Ice Age
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Penguin populations in the Ross Sea of Antarctica spiked during the short cold period called the Little Ice Age, which occurred between A.D.1500 and 1800, new research shows. The results run contrary to previous studies that found increases in
Penguin poop shows colonies thrived in Antarctica Little Ice AgeLos Angeles Times

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EPA’s Push For More Ethanol Could Be Too Little, Too Late

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency could soon issue a final ruling that aims to force oil companies to replace E10, gasoline mixed with 10 percent ethanol, with E15. This move could come just as widespread support for ethanol, which is made from corn, appears to be eroding.

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Report: Little environmental damage from Chevron's offshore Brazil oil spill

A federal police spokesman confirmed Wednesday that investigators have found that an offshore oil spill near a Chevron well last year caused no significant environmental damage.
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Report: Little Damage From Chevron's Brazil Spill

Report: Little environmental damage from Chevron's offshore Brazil oil spill
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Rio+20 Summit Sustains Little More Than Sentiment

The international conference dedicated to alleviating poverty and leaving the planet livable was the biggest UN conference ever, but it may also have been one of the biggest duds. As the organizer put it, “equally unhappy means equally happy.”

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Oil extraction method widely used in California with little oversight – Los Angeles Times


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Oil extraction method widely used in California with little oversight
Los Angeles Times
Regulators and lawmakers know very little about how and where oil companies employ hydraulic fracturing in the state. Trucks used for hydraulic fracturing are seen earlier this year near Dimock, Pa. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times) By Michael J.

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Let’s face it, men too need a little tender loving care

Healthy facial skin always makes a positive impression and is as important in men as in women. MEENA SREENIVASAN suggests products that take the hassle out of complicated skincare routines
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Shell says oil spill has little impact on environment – The Guardian

LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell said surveys showed that oil from its ruptured North Sea pipeline had not had a significant impact on the environment, as Britain’s biggest oil spill for a decade ran into its eighth day. “Surveys, which include …
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Environmental officials see little danger from derailment

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management said denatured alcohol spilled into the Big Blue River but had not caused any observable damage.
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Spill changed little in the Gulf oil industry – CBS News

Wednesday marks the first anniversary of the explosion aboard BP’s Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico, triggering a leak that took nearly three months to stop. One year later, CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann reports that in some …
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