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How a Hudson Highlands Mountain Shaped Tussles Over Energy and the Environment

Dot Earth - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 06:21
How the fight over a mountain and a power plant plan changed American environmentalism. 0
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Despite the Eastern Chill Linked to a Pacific ‘Blob,’ Spring Slowly Emerges

Dot Earth - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 14:10
Even in a chilly spring, skunk cabbage heralds the season's change. 0
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The Power and Limits of Pope Francis’s Climate Change Campaign

Dot Earth - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 07:57
The value and limits of Pope Francis's call for action on global warming as a moral imperative. 0
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Scientists Swarm Around the Twitter Hashtag #IAmAScientistBecause

Dot Earth - Tue, 04/07/2015 - 07:26
Scientists explain why they do what they do using a hashtag on Twitter. 0
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No Red and Blue Divide When it Comes to Renewable Energy Innovation and CO2 Rules

Dot Earth - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 13:56
Much has been made of deep divisions over global warming science in America, but there's a lot of agreement on steps that could help cut greenhouse gas emissions. 0
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California’s Wasteful Water Habits Run Up Against a Dry Future – and Past

Dot Earth - Sun, 04/05/2015 - 08:03
Media dig in on California's profligate water habits. 0
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Scenes from a Sustainability Quest, from Leopard Skin Sales to Lionfish Sashimi

Dot Earth - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 13:46
A sustainability quest that includes leopard skins, road salt and lionfish sashimi. 0
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An ‘Ask Me Anything’ Chat on Climate Science and Coverage

Dot Earth - Sun, 03/29/2015 - 08:12
A veteran climate scientist and a longtime climate journalist interview each other about three decades of work making sense of global warming. 0
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Earth’s Untallied Biological Bounty, from L.A. Suburbs to Deep Seabed Sediments

Dot Earth - Wed, 03/25/2015 - 15:07
The dizzying extent and diversity of life on this little-known planet is illustrated from Los Angeles suburbs to sediments deep beneath the seabed. 0
Categories: Sustainability

Riled Herpetologists Press Obama Administration to Protect America’s Salamanders from a Fungal Threat

Dot Earth - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:15
Amphibian experts get righteously riled about the slow-motion federal response to an extreme, and preventable, threat to American wildlife. 0
Categories: Sustainability

By Land and Sea, Curaçao Seeks to Sustain Its Coral Bounty

Dot Earth - Fri, 03/20/2015 - 12:45
Young filmmakers examine efforts on Curaçao to sustain the island's coral bounty while enhancing its economy. 0
Categories: Sustainability
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