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US oil output will overtake OPEC’s by 2024, thanks to fracking

In the report, OPEC said that 60% of the production growth is expected to come from the US, predominately from Alaska and the Gulf of Mexico, in the form of shale. “Non-OPEC supply prospects have …

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El Niño weather events are about to become more extreme thanks to climate change, study says – USA TODAY

El Niño weather events are about to become more extreme thanks to climate change, study says  USA TODAY

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A roller-coaster ride ahead for US farmers thanks to extreme weather – AccuWeather.com

A roller-coaster ride ahead for US farmers thanks to extreme weather  AccuWeather.com

What follows Barry could bring more difficulties for the Corn Belt.

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Antarctica Celebrates Its First Pride Thanks to Team of Researchers – Travel+Leisure


Travel+Leisure

Antarctica Celebrates Its First Pride Thanks to Team of Researchers
Travel+Leisure
People are showing their pride all over the world, even in one of the most remote places on the planet. June is national LGBT Pride Month, and a group of LGBT-identifying people stationed at the McMurdo Station in Antarctica are celebrating by bringing
Employees at Antarctica's McMurdo Station Are Throwing a Party for Pride MonthMental Floss
How These Remote Locations Celebrate LGBTQ PrideNational Geographic

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IEA: US Will Be ‘Undisputed Leader’ of Global Oil and Natural Gas Markets — Thanks to Fracking

Energy independence was once unthinkable, but is now imminent — thanks to fracking, which has boosted oil and gas … Several other projects on the Gulf Coast are under construction, but many are still awaiting regulatory approval from federal agencies …
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Tourism to Antarctica is booming thanks to Millennials – NEWS.com.au


NEWS.com.au

Tourism to Antarctica is booming thanks to Millennials
NEWS.com.au
But that obsession with an authentic, off-the-beaten-path travel experience isn't leaving many countries left on their bucket-list — which is why a surprising destination is having its moment. Antarctica looks set to be one of the hottest travel

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Thanks to the folks at OU working on fracking wastewater solution

To the folks at Ohio University who have been working on a clean way to separate the water from the brine (fracking waste material), thank you, thank you, and thank you again! Thank you for being local heroes. I would like to nominate you for Best of …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is starting to turn green – Tulsa World


Tulsa World

Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is starting to turn green
Tulsa World
“People will think of Antarctica quite rightly as a very icy place, but our work shows that parts of it are green, and are likely to be getting greener,” said Matthew Amesbury, a researcher with the University of Exeter in the UK and lead author of the
Global Warming Is Turning Antarctica Green, Study SaysTIME
Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific studyCNBC
Fast-Growing Moss Is Turning Antarctica GreenNational Geographic
Scientific American –Washington Post –ABC Online
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Giant spawn hammer on Antarctica map. Thanks, Google Waze – The Register


The Register

Giant spawn hammer on Antarctica map. Thanks, Google Waze
The Register
Some anonymous clown has drawn a, well, giant spawn hammer on Antarctica by using Google's crowdsourced map-'n'-satnav app Waze. The offending phallus is located in “DeathToTrumpVille”, next to the “Trump Hotel is Nasty and Awful” hotel – but is …

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Emissions Of SO2, NOx, & CO2 Increase Considerably With Each Degree (Celsius) Of Temperature Rise During Summer, Thanks To Air Conditioner Use

Owing to the widespread use of air conditioners, emissions of sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides (NOx), and carbon dioxide (CO2) increase substantially during the summer in the US (and surely elsewhere) — air conditioners use a lot of electricity. As global temperatures increase, that means many more people are turning on (and buying) air conditioners, which then increases the electricity production that is a leading cause of global warming.

Emissions Of SO2, NOx, & CO2 Increase Considerably With Each Degree (Celsius) Of Temperature Rise During Summer, Thanks To Air Conditioner Use was originally published on CleanTechnica.

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