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100 million people face severe weather while states pummeled by tornadoes brace for more – CNN

  1. 100 million people face severe weather while states pummeled by tornadoes brace for more  CNN
  2. LIVE: Damaging storms spin up tornadoes in Mississippi during 2nd day of severe weather outbreak  AccuWeather.com
  3. ‘First relatively widespread weather threat’ to blow through central, southern Iowa on Wednesday  Des Moines Register
  4. The South braces for severe weather and possible strong tornadoes through Saturday evening  Washington Post
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After Cyclone Idai, climate chief warns of more extreme weather – CNN

After Cyclone Idai, climate chief warns of more extreme weather  CNN

Extreme weather events like Cyclone Idai will become more frequent and severe unless we act on climate change, the UN warns, with the release of a new …

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Tesla Keeping More Retail Stores Open, Raises Prices 3% For Model 3, S & X

Tesla just took to its official blog to announce that it would not be closing as many stores as it had initially planned and would be raising prices 3% on select configurations of the Model 3, S, and X, effective March 18th

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‘Dead zone’ volume more important than area to fish, fisheries

The dead zone, a hypoxic zone … flowing from the Mississippi River into the coastal ocean. It is the largest recurring hypoxic zone in the U.S., occurring most summers, and is located off …

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EXCLUSIVE: Controversial experiments that could make bird flu more risky poised to resume – Science Magazine

EXCLUSIVE: Controversial experiments that could make bird flu more risky poised to resume  Science Magazine

Controversial lab studies that modify bird flu viruses in ways that could make them more risky to humans will soon resume after being on hold for more than 4 …

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ISO New England Interconnection Queue Has More Offshore Wind Than Gas

New England’s transmission operator ISO New England reportedly boasts an interconnection queue of 20,000 megawatts (MW) and includes 10,000 MW of offshore wind. 

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Storm-o-nomics: Why Australia should be more prepared for extreme weather – Sydney Morning Herald

Storm-o-nomics: Why Australia should be more prepared for extreme weather  Sydney Morning Herald

We need to prepare for more frequent, and more intense, extreme weather events.

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More oil drilling proposed for southern Florida

But with or without fracking, environmentalists oppose the Florida projects … where it would be loaded onto barges for transport to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico. He said it shouldn’t be difficul…

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Less-prepared for more extreme weather, due to shutdown – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Less-prepared for more extreme weather, due to shutdown  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

On Monday, dozens of regional and state emergency managers were scheduled to convene in Miami for a weeklong course preparing them for the upcoming …

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Gas Cars = More Human Death

A recent news item — €70 Billion A Year In EU Health Damage Caused By Vehicle Emissions — reminded me of the following article, which is a piece I wrote in 2016 to try to more directly communicate the issue to people. Initially, the opening line below was the title

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