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American Meteorological Society Report: Climate change causing extreme weather – WFLA

American Meteorological Society Report: Climate change causing extreme weather  WFLA

A new report is linking extreme weather events across the world to climate change.

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Fracking’s use of water negates proclaimed benefits to society

use was made of the ensuing wastewater. Until fracking is water-neutral, or water use is replaced with a more abundant resource, fracking’s products will not make our lives “healthier and better,” to use Kafer’s words. Gene Drumm, Denver Submit a …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

Connecticut Audubon Society to host anti-fracking information session

The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Pomfret, 218 Day Road, will host an anti-fracking waste disposal ordinance information session at 7 p.m. March 23. Jennifer Siskind from the Connecticut chapter of Food & Water Watch, will present on the dangers of …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

‘The Royal Society of Antarctica’: Life and love at the bottom of the world – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

'The Royal Society of Antarctica': Life and love at the bottom of the world
Chicago Tribune
Mat Smart's "The Royal Society of Antarctica" was a hefty, world-premiere project championed by the late, great Sheldon Patinkin, who was slated to direct the piece at Gift. Following Patinkin's death, those duties were assumed by John Gawlik, who has

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Fracking Can Be Undertaken Safely in UK, Royal Society Says – Businessweek


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Fracking Can Be Undertaken Safely in UK, Royal Society Says
Businessweek
Hydraulic fracturing, known as fracking, to exploit shale gas reserves can be carried out safely in the U.K. if it's effectively regulated, according to the Royal Society and the Royal Academy of Engineering.
'Fracking' could get UK approvalThe Independent


'Fracking' safe with strong regulation, report saysBBC News
Fracking: where's the debate about its climate change risks?The Guardian (blog)
FuelFix (blog) –Nature.com (blog)
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Environment society calls for intensifying monitoring of hospital incinerators – TMCnet

AMMAN, Aug 18, 2011 (Jordan Times – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) — The Jordan Environment Society (JES) on Wednesday urged authorities to intensify monitoring of hospital incinerators, claiming that many are violating environment and …
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Intersection of Health, Society and Microbial Ecology Explored by Scientists – Med India

The research entitled “Beta-diversity of human skin bacteria studied with the citizen science approach” led by Nina Rountree from North Carolina State University, will be presented Friday, August 12 during the “Biodiversity” poster session …
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Additional news “Society”

Before you sue, Uzbek ecologists to conduct a joint measurement of damage to the environment and public health activities of the company TALCO (Tajik Aluminum Plant (TALCO). This BakuToday July 25, said director of media analysis and Tajik Aluminium Company TALCO Igor Sattarov, commenting on the decision of the Environmental Movement of Uzbekistan jointly with the public Surkhandarya to file …
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Environment Society of Oman website wins award in Kuwait – Gulf News

Muscat: More than one year after launching its website, the Environment Society of Oman (ESO) received the 2010 Shaikh Salem Al Ali Al Sabah Informatics Award for being recognised as the finest website among civil society organisations in the Arab world …
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How the Ecology Building Society has kept its green credentials (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus) – Bradford Telegraph Argus

At the turn of the Millennium, champagne corks were popped not only to celebrate a new era, but also to toast a landmark in the progress of one of the UK’s most distinctive financial institutions. In 2000, the Ecology Building Society had grown by more …
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