This Vegan Snack Bar Company Just Became the First in the U.S. to Get a Palm Oil Free Certification!

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Apr 212018
 

Yes, yes, yes! Enjoy Life Foods, a snack bar company, has just become the first food company in the U.S. to receive a Palm Oil Free certification from the International Palm Oil Free Certification Accreditation Programme (POFCAP) for their new products.

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This S3XY Chart Shows Tesla’s Exponential Growth In The Making

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Apr 212018
 

Tesla’s production figures for the first quarter 2018 were released recently and provided great support to the company’s mission to accelerate the adoption of electric cars. Elon Musk’s company is under intense pressure as it strives to ramp up production of its first affordable car, the Model 3, which is seen as a game changer as it will appeal to a wide variety of customers, particularly with the forthcoming $ 35,000 base model.

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Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend – USA TODAY

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Apr 132018
 

USA TODAY

Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend
USA TODAY
A powerhouse storm will bring a variety of wild weather to much of the USA through the weekend. The potpourri will include heavy snow, ice, severe thunderstorms, possible tornadoes, wildfires and wild extremes in temperatures. Heavy snow will be the

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This environmental group is launching its own satellite to learn more about greenhouse gas leaks

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Apr 122018
 

The EDF analysis estimates Pennsylvania’s oil and gas operators emit more than 520,000 tons … But those advantages can be offset by leaks of methane into the air because methane is a short-lived but extremely potent greenhouse gas.

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica? – Scientific American

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Nov 262017
 

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica?
Scientific American
At the bottom of the world, in a frigid Antarctic desert, sits a weird pond only a few inches deep that is so salty, it stays liquid even at temperatures of minus 58 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 50 degrees Celsius). The source of the pond's unusually

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica? – Live Science

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Nov 232017
 

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica?
Live Science
[See Photos of Antarctica's Subglacial Lake Whillans]. Understanding that system, as well as the surface streaks of water sucked up by the salty soils, could help reveal more about similar features on the surface of Mars. It is virtually impossible

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Fires, heat waves, and hurricanes: why this summer’s extreme weather is here to stay – The Verge

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Sep 132017
 

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Fires, heat waves, and hurricanes: why this summer's extreme weather is here to stay
The Verge
Extreme weather events become more extreme, and climate change is “'loading the dice' toward more extreme floods, heat waves, droughts and hurricanes,” says Michael Mann, a climatologist and director of the Earth System Science Center at Pennsylvania …
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This Cruise Line Is Hiring Antarctic Expedition Leaders – Travel+Leisure

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Jul 212017
 

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This Cruise Line Is Hiring Antarctic Expedition Leaders
Travel+Leisure
Silversea Cruises announced the opening of its training academy, which will teach people the skills they need to lead expeditions around Antarctica aboard one of the cruise line's ships. Once certified and trained, expedition leaders will give lectures

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