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The Fastest Growing Source of Global Emissions: Transport

The multidimensional aspects of a situation are sometimes quite hard to grasp. Take a situation that involves one’s health, one’s transit, and commuting habits. How does travel, whether around the neighborhood, to the store, to visit family, or to commute to a job matter? It matters quite a bit in coexistence

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Keystone oil pipeline in North Dakota remains closed, leak source unclear

The precise source of a leak on TC Energy Corp’s Keystone oil pipeline in North Dakota has not yet been identified, a spokesman for the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration …

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Fredericton gives up trying to find source of mysterious oil leak

After two months of searching for the source of an underground oil leak into the Fredericton Region Museum, engineers are throwing in the towel. Record-high floodwaters this spring saturated the …

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TransCanada says Keystone likely source of Missouri oil leak

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — TransCanada Corp. believes its Keystone pipeline is likely the source of an oil leak near St. Louis that Missouri officials have estimated at 1,800 gallons (6,814 liters), a spok…

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Coast Guard and Taylor Energy disagree over source of 14-year Gulf oil leak

The U.S. Coast Guard isn’t buying Taylor Energy’s explanation about what’s causing the oil company’s 14-year-old leak in the Gulf of Mexico. Scientists hired by Taylor Energy say an oil-soaked area of …

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Volcano climate SHOCK: Heat source under Antarctica could be melting giant ice caps – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

Volcano climate SHOCK: Heat source under Antarctica could be melting giant ice caps
Express.co.uk
A team of international scientists has discovered a source of intense volcanic heat beneath Antarctica's fastest-melting ice sheet. Professor Karen Heywood from the University of East Anglia, who took part in a 2014 expedition to the icy continent
UEA scientists in Antarctica volcanic heat discoveryNorfolk Eastern Daily Press
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet is in trouble – but the ground beneath it may buy some timeSource
Active Volcanic Source Discovered Under Antarctic GlacierIFLScience
EurekAlert (press release)
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Nigeria’s Trans-Forcados oil pipeline shut due to leak -source

* Nigeria’s Trans-Forcados pipeline which exports the Forcados crude oil is shut down for repairs to inspect a leak, a source with knowledge of the matter said

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Sea levels could be rising faster than predicted due to new source of Antarctic ice melting – The Independent


The Independent

Sea levels could be rising faster than predicted due to new source of Antarctic ice melting
The Independent
… the melting of the bottom side of the glaciers accelerates. “This process is similar to what happens when you put oil and water in a container, with the oil floating on top because it's lighter and less dense,” said Alessandro Silvano, a PhD
Study reveals new Antarctic process contributing to sea level rise and climate changeScience Daily

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Ocean Dead Zones Multiplying Rapidly, Threatening Food Source For Hundreds Of Millions

An ocean dead zone is an area where there is not enough oxygen dissolved in the water to allow aquatic creatures to breath. To put it in perspective, imagine a person locked in a sealed chamber in which the level of oxygen is slowly but steadily decreased …

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A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism – Forbes


Forbes

A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism
Forbes
Recent discoveries have revealed just how volcanic Antarctica really is, despite being hidden underneath massive ice sheets. However, up until now, there remained significant debate as to what is causing the unusual amount of volcanic activity under an …
Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet: NasaLivemint
NASA Discovers Mantle Plume Almost as Hot as Yellowstone Supervolcano That's Melting Antarctica From BelowNewsweek
There's Something Monstrous Lurking Under AntarcticaIFLScience
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