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After 2 Weeks, South Sudan Oil Leak Contained

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN – South Sudan’s petroleum minister said Monday that an oil spill from a pipeline two weeks ago which polluted several areas of former Unity state has been contained, but the minister …

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Fracking exploration in NT to begin in ‘coming days, if not weeks’

wastewater activities and environmental management around those sites”. Environment Minister Eva Lawler said the finalisation of a list of sensitive areas where fracking will be banned was one of the …

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Cleanup begins at Astoria pier where tank has leaked oil for nearly two weeks

Cleanup is underway in Astoria as crews work to remove a large tank underneath a crumbling pier that has been leaking oil into the Columbia River for a week and a half. Next door at the Cannery Pier Hotel and Spa, managers first noticed the oil sheen on …

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Toll Gate Road in Berlin could be closed to through traffic for weeks after oil leak

BERLIN — Toll Gate Road will be closed to local traffic for a few weeks due to ongoing remediation in the area following an oil leak. “It may involve removing a culvert,” said Jack Healy, interim town manager and public works director. The leak …
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Yes, A 1000-Foot Thick, Delaware-Sized Piece Of Antarctica Could Break Off Within Weeks – Forbes


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Yes, A 1000-Foot Thick, Delaware-Sized Piece Of Antarctica Could Break Off Within Weeks
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In recent weeks, scientists have warned that a "block" of ice about the size of a U.S. state may soon break away from Antarctica. By the way, "soon" means in the next few days or weeks according to what Dan McGrath of the United States Geological

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A giant crack in Antarctic ice is ‘days or weeks’ from breaking off a Delaware-size iceberg – Business Insider


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A giant crack in Antarctic ice is 'days or weeks' from breaking off a Delaware-size iceberg
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A giant crack in one of Antarctica's largest ice shelves is about to break off a Delaware-size block of ice. The crack in the ice shelf, called Larsen C, has forked toward the Southern Ocean and is growing rapidly. Scientists think a glacier behind the
Larsen C: What will happen when the huge Antarctic ice shelf cracks?ABC Online
Giant sheet of ice close to breaking away from AntarcticaWPTV.com
The G&T effect: Antarctica is melting differently than the ArcticStuff.co.nz
USA TODAY –R & D Magazine –New York Post –Project MIDAS
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A Week’s Stay at Antarctica’s Only Luxury Campsite Costs as Much as a Car – WIRED


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A Week's Stay at Antarctica's Only Luxury Campsite Costs as Much as a Car
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Slide: 3 / of 10 . Caption: The interior of the sleeping pods is decorated to look like a Brooklyn airbnb.Martin Hartley. Gallery Image. Slide: 4 / of 10 . Caption: Note the Eero Saarinen chairs.Warren Rasmussen. Gallery Image. Slide: 5 / of 10

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E.ON Launching Home Solar Storage Option In 2 Weeks

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Originally published on Sustainnovate. By Henry Lindon The second-biggest utility company in Germany, E.ON, will be launching a new residential solar photovoltaic (PV) + home energy storage product in the country’s market in April, according to recent reports. The product — which will be based on Solarwatt’s MyReserve energy storage system, which was launched just [&hellip

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Trump dismissed extreme weather weeks before SC floods – KY3


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Trump dismissed extreme weather weeks before SC floods
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But two weeks ago in Dallas, Trump told supporters "you can't get hurt with extreme weather," as he dismissed President Barack Obama's argument that extreme weather as a result of climate change poses a threat to America.. "When you talk about global …

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Solar Impulse 2 Is Chilling In Hawaii for 2–3 Weeks (Video)

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Originally published on 1Sun4All. In the latest news from Solar Impulse 2 (Si2), the team says that, despite having completed the longest and most difficult leg of the round-the-world solar flight — the record-breaking oceanic flight of 5 days and 5 nights (117 hours and 52 minutes) in a solar-powered airplane — the record-breaking aircraft of Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg has suffered battery damages due to overheating and will undergo maintenance repairs on the

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