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The solar-powered plane has covered more than 8,000km across the Pacific from Japan, and is set to land in Hawaii at 8pm UAE time.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Disposing of dead bodies is usually not a funny topic for anyone -- except for maybe Monty Python. But until we figure out how to cheat death, we're going to need to deal with corpses. Burying the dead six feet under might not be practical in some places,...
From: Techdirt | By: Michael Ho | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The benefits and risks of being tied to rooftop solar.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Giuliana Battisti | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Two young men performed their songs on acoustic guitars in Spanish while the rally chanted along in front of St. Basil Catholic Church in Los Angeles. Even though not everyone in the crowd of around 30 people knew Spanish, the message transcended language:...
From: Truthout | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Mayor Jon Mitchell, Other Leaders to Mark Monday Arrival of First Cargo Ship to Use New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal  Large freighter delivering wind turbine components expected to arrive in port timed with Monday event  City of New Bedford, a...
From: My Backyard News | By: editor | Friday, July 3, 2015
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HHS would really appreciate it.
From: Reason | By: Robby Soave | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Business-as-usual carbon emissions would cause global warming that brings serious ocean acidification, death of corals and mangroves, scientists sayTime is rapidly running out for the world’s oceans and the creatures that live in them as the Earth’s...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Friday, July 3, 2015
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In this community, parenting actually does take a village. The post Welcome to the Commune Where 100 Adults Raise 17 Kids appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Beth Greenfield | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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According to the U.S. EPA, a plug-in hybrid like a Ford Fusion Energi can save 7,000 pounds of carbon dioxide (CO2) tailpipe emissions per year compared to a 26-mpg non-hybrid Fusion, or enough to plant 81 trees. This is based on 15,000 annual miles,...
From: HybridCars.com | By: Jeff Cobb | Friday, July 3, 2015
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I was going to do a post about the opening of the 2015-16 signing period for international free agents, and then word come over the transom that the M’s had DFA’d Willie Bloomquist to make room for Chris Taylor. These things have nothing – at all...
From: USS Mariner | By: marc w | Friday, July 3, 2015
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In a world full of Tinder, Hinge and OkCupid success stories, it's easy to forget about all of the wonderful and wacky ways couples meet face-to-face. The new and already wildly popular Instagram account The Way We Met (it's gained more than 137,000...
From: TV Squad | By: Kelsey Borresen | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The Philippines is set to be the home to South-East Asia’s largest solar photovoltaic power plant. Real estate developer Gregorio Araneta recently announced that it will set up a 100 MW solar PV power plant in the Philippines after the successful implementation...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Smiti Mittal | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Heir to the throne calls for end to ‘business as usual’ approach that does nothing to avert catastrophic global warming – and praises Guardian’s climate campaignPrince Charles has said that “profound changes” to the global economic system...
From: The Guardian | By: Damian Carrington | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Let’s have some real talk for a minute. I’ve been utterly horribly awful about cooking dinner on weeknights lately. I’m such a good meal planner, but then I get home from work and I see my couch and I can’t even imagine spending another hour...
From: We are not Martha | By: Sues | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The ocean moderates anthropogenic climate change at the cost of profound alterations of its physics, chemistry, ecology, and services. Here, we evaluate and compare the risks of impacts on marine and coastal ecosystems—and the goods and services they...
From: Science Magazine | By: J.-P. Gattuso | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Author: H. Jesse Smith
From: Science Magazine | By: H. Jesse Smith | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The move is part of the French beauty giant’s Sharing Beauty With All sustainability program.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Jennifer Weil | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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India is the world's third-largest emitter of carbon dioxide, which causes climate change. The post India Says It Won’t Set Date For Reducing Total Carbon Emissions appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Emily Atkin | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Two years into a three-year endeavor, the Flora Project has documented hundreds of species of wild plants in the park, discovering some that were previously not known to grow there....
From: New York Times | By: LISA W. FODERARO | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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In Benni Diez’s horror comedy, a millionaire’s al fresco dinner turns ugly because her growth-hormone-infused plant fertilizer has created a swarm of monsters....
From: New York Times | By: ANDY WEBSTER | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Apparently carbon footprint taxes and wealth redistribution are not enough, we must adopt progressive social engineering of the planet “Give me your tired, your poor, 
 Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, 
 The wretched refuse...
From: Free Republic | By: Canada Free Press | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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OKLAHOMA SUES TO BLOCK OBAMA’S CLEAN POWER PLAN: Oklahoma filed a lawsuit yesterday afternoon in the Northern District of Oklahoma, challenging the EPA’s overreaching “Clean Power Plan,” a unilateral, executive branch global warming climate...
From: Instapundit | By: Elizabeth Price Foley | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The announcement was met with mixed reaction, as environmental groups had hoped for a carbon tax on coal-fired power plants. The post Germany Will Phase Out Large Coal Plants To Meet Ambitious 2020 Climate Target appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Ari Phillips | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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By Cat DiStasio Technology progresses at a breakneck pace -- but why is our built environment so far behind? Fortunately, some smart folks have devoted their lives to developing futuristic technologies that can reduce the carbon footprint of buildin......
From: Switched | By: Inhabitat | Wednesday, July 1, 2015
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Novinite is publishing brief sketches on Hurghada, Soma Bay and El Gouna - three places a group of journalists, including two members of Novinite team, visited at the invitation of Egypt's Ministry of Tourism in mid-June. Far from being travel accounts...
From: Novinite | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Planning a budget -friendly, DIY wedding might be awesome fun, but I'm sure you've all daydreamed about what you might do if money was no object. Well that fantasy is about to become a reality for one incredibly lucky reader because confetti.co.uk is...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Kat | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Paragon Software Systems has helped its customers reduce CO2 by 900,000 pounds, cut 150,000 miles/week on deliveries and save 143,000 gallons of gas, earning the vehicle routing and scheduling optimization software provider a Top Green Provider Award...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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My sister and I are trying to figure out how to do raised bed gardening on the extremely cheap. I have proposed building the beds out of the cardboard boxes left over from our recent move. What are the likely consequences of this plan, and do you have...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: SMPA | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Intertek has launched a global team providing environmental and sustainability services across a wide range of industries including electrical, building products, automotive, chemical, industrial and consumer goods. A centralized team will oversee Intertek’s...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Shakespeare said a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. In fact, many kinds of roses today have little fragrance. But a new discovery might change that....
From: New York Times | By: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Why will the Paper of Record publish a condom-Pope but not a Mohammed statue? Catholics aren’t loud (or scary) enough.
From: Reason | By: Matt Welch | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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With Greece facing such a dire debt crisis that it recently shut down the country’s banking system in order to keep money from flooding out across its borders, it’s going to take a massive effort to get the country back on solid financial footing....
From: Consumerist | By: Chris Morran | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Attention professional weather prognosticators, TV meteorologists, National Hurricane Center forecasters and anyone whose number one conversation topic centers around Fourth of July weekend atmospheric conditions. Yes, that includes this nation's grandpas....
From: TV Squad | By: Greg Schwem | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Platish or perish? With those malaprop-sounding fighting words a year ago, digital entrepreneur Jonathan Glick neatly, if broadly, summed up a question of the moment on Twitter. We’ve read so many obits for news media over the past 10 years that you’d...
From: Newsonomics | By: Ken Doctor | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Public bike-sharing programs in North America have performed variably, with less than hoped-for ridership in Chicago, Denver, Chattanooga and Minneapolis, and technical glitches and disputes over where to place bike kiosks in New York. One supplier of...
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Lora Kolodny | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Are you thinking about getting rid of cable but simply can’t because you have to catch the next Lifetime Movie Network schlockfest starring actors from ’80s and ’90s TV shows alongside 20-something Canadian thespians pretending to be American high...
From: Consumerist | By: Chris Morran | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Germany's governing coalition came to a major new agreement on carbon emissions on Wednesday evening. But the reported deal has left environmentalists feeling betrayed.
From: The Local Germany | By: TheLocal | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Coal-state lawmakers attack climate rule no matter what pope says Inter-religious march in Rome demands action on climate change Laudato Si’ and the Common Good Neil deGrasse Tyson: Yes, The Pope can comment on climate change On climate change, Hispanic...
From: Skeptical Science | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The City collaborates with Portland State professors to strategize how to achieve its aggressive climate action plan of cutting carbon emissions by 80 percent....
From: GreenBiz | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Here we go again: ‘No Gays Allowed,’ Grainger County store owner defends controversial sign “WASHBURN (WATE) – A Grainger County store owner said he is simply voicing his freedom of religion and speech after posting a sign that has the community...
From: Liberaland | By: Tengrain | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The battle against self-publishing is a often losing one.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Perry Hewitt | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Breaking the so-called Energiewende Paradox, Germany?s carbon emissions fell for the first time since the big 2009-2013 emissions increase that occurred because of their record renewable energy installation and nuclear phase-out. But Germany is phasing...
From: Forbes | By: James Conca | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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I'm an east coaster who has been living in Minneapolis for five years. I'm thinking of moving to Philadelphia in a year or more. I haven't actually spent any time there in about ten years (when I did much hanging out with punks in collective houses in...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: entropone | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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We're just about at the end of the cherry season here in northern Provence. This was a pretty good year for cherries, since we were able to enjoy them from early May onwards. Sometimes they are so freshly picked that the little flowers are still on the...
From: Just Hungry | By: maki | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The inaugural Paris Fashion Week took place on a chilly night in 1973 and was dubbed “The Battle of Versailles.” Organized as a publicity stunt, the show pitted the old masters of French design like Hubert de Givenchy, Pierre Cardin and… The post...
From: High Snobiety | By: Alec Banks | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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The flowers given by well-wishers at her christening Sunday will be donated to one of Princess Kate's charities
From: People | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Tiffani Thiessen is cooking for two now — kids, that is! The Saved by the Bell actress' little bun in the oven was finally ready on Wednesday, when she and her husband, Brady Smith welcomed their first son into the world. [ Video: Tiffani Joins Jimmy...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Friday, July 3, 2015
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It argues that its development needs absolve it of needing to announce a specific timeframe
From: Time | By: joannaplucinska | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Zagster, a provider of private and public-private bike sharing systems, has secured $3.5 million in Series A funding. The investors included LaunchCapital, Fontinalis Partners, Clean Energy Venture Group, LaunchPad Venture...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Last week we visited Paris to celebrate the launch of the Vault by Vans x Takashi Murakami collection at the Hotel du Grand Veneur. Famed art dealer, Emmanuel Perrotin, curated the space within his own gallery, showcasing new pieces created… The post...
From: High Snobiety | By: Pete Williams | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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