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Experts predict more severe weather in coming years – Duluth News Tribune


Duluth News Tribune

Experts predict more severe weather in coming years
Duluth News Tribune
Already in the past 20 years it has been markedly wetter and windier in St. Louis County, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's storm event database. The increasing intensity and frequency of severe weather is a trend
Climate change causing extreme weatherPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Federal lawyers: Gulf oil leak spills much more than estimated

Federal government lawyers say a 14-year-old leak is releasing much more oil each day into the Gulf of Mexico than officials previously claimed, and it may be getting worse. A Friday court filing in a …

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New Study Suggests Extreme Weather Will Become More Common – Claims Journal


Claims Journal

New Study Suggests Extreme Weather Will Become More Common
Claims Journal
Persistent weather conditions, including dry and wet spells, generally have increased in the United States, perhaps due to rapid Arctic warming, according to a Rutgers-led study. Persistent weather conditions can lead to weather extremes such as

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Fuel oil spill in Carrboro fouls ditches, reaches creek. Are more spills likely?

they were met with the putrid smell of fuel oil. He contacted town officials Wednesday morning. Carrboro Fire Chief Susanna Williams and Fire Marshall Ray Enoch visited the site and determined the sou…

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Antarctica Greenhouse Produces Cucumbers, Tomatoes and More in Mars-Like Test – Space.com


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Antarctica Greenhouse Produces Cucumbers, Tomatoes and More in Mars-Like Test
Space.com
"After more than half a year of operation in Antarctica, the self-sufficient greenhouse concept appears to be effective for climatically demanding regions on Earth, as well as for future manned missions to the moon and Mars," DLR officials said in the

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Amid Palm Oil Boycott, India Wants To Produce More Of It

For generations, R. Elamparithi’s family farmed rice paddies in a lush corner of southeast India that’s also dotted with coconut palms and banana groves. But 10 years ago, a representative from a near…

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More methane: Interior eases rules curbing leaks from oil and gas leases on federal land

In the fourth rollback of a major federal climate rule in less than two months, the Interior Department eased requirements Tuesday that oil and gas firms operating on federal and tribal land capture t…

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Gulf oil leak caused by Hurricane Ivan spills much more than thought, federal lawyers say

Federal government lawyers say a 14-year-old leak is releasing much more oil each day into the Gulf of Mexico than officials previously claimed, and it may be getting worse. A Friday court filing in a …

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Federal lawyers: Gulf oil leak spills much more than thought

Federal government lawyers say a 14-year-old leak is releasing much more oil each day into the Gulf of Mexico than officials previously claimed. A Friday court filing in a case involving Taylor …

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EPA change to Obama-era rule on methane leaks could lead to more greenhouse gas emissions

The EPA has announced another proposed change to Obama-era rules intended to combat climate change, this time to how the oil and natural gas industry is required to monitor and prevent leaks of …

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