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(Image credit: Submitted by Jody) Name: Jody Location: Round Hill, Virginia We lived in a 3,500 square-foot house, and owned five other traditional American homes. One day, when looking over finances, we realized we were both working to support our home....
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Nora Taylor | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Now that Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic nominee, her plans for the country’s energy and environmental policy are taking new prominence.
From: Denver Post | By: Elizabeth Shogren | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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John Candler Cobb II, known to most as "Jock," enjoyed a long and successful career working on public health issues in Colorado and around the globe.
From: Denver Post | By: John Wenzel | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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In five years, you'll be glad that you did, and I will love you forever. I know, because I was once you
From: Salon.com | By: David Andrew Stoler | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Next time you pull through your local Taco Bell, stop and ask the management there what it is doing to mitigate both its waste and its carbon emissions. As it turns out, it is doing a lot, beginning with building modern restaurants while measuring its...
From: Forbes | By: Ken Silverstein | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Saturday Night at the MoviesLazy hazy crazy: Top 10 summer idyll movies By Dennis Hartley Since this is the first official weekend of summer, I thought it would be a good excuse to cull a list of my 10 seasonal favorites for your consideration. These...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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When wildfire ravaged Fort McMurray, the class of 2016 fled with their city, leaving prom behind—as well as the future they thought they had The post The class of 2016 and the fire that changed everything appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Jason Markusoff | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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According to the CDC’s 2015 health report, the top ten leading causes of death among Americans are as follows: Heart disease: 614,348 reported deaths in 2014 Cancer: 591,699 Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 147,101 Accidents (unintentional injuries):...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Trent Hamm | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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A spate of new books shows that government investment, not laissez-faire policies, leads to economic growth.
From: Washington Monthly | By: Anne Kim | Friday, June 24, 2016
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I bribed my two three and a half year old girls (identical twins - super cute) who are obsessed with Paw Patrol in the way that is hard to explain, that I was going to a country where they sold Paw Patrol everything - but now I can't find anything, help.I'm...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Augenblick | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The Legal Theory Bookworm recommends The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right by Michael J. Graetz & Linda Greenhouse. Here is a description: A fresh and revelatory look at the Warren Burger Supreme Court finds that it...
From: Legal Theory Blog | By: Lawrence Solum | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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The former boss of the suicide charity, Console, has been asked to account for expenditure such as supermarket groceries, clothes and flowers by internal auditors for the Health Service Executive, according to sources.
From: Irish Independent | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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After first publishing about Tesla’s offer to buy SolarCity, I thought it would be interesting to see what our cleantech-loving readers thought of the acquisition proposal — beyond the dozens of people who carried on the discussions in comments under...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Zachary Shahan | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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A Canadian funeral home called Hilton's AquaGreen Dispositions is the first in Ontario to use a pioneering "flameless" cremation method to dispose of dead bodies. Unlike a conventional cremation, the process does not release carbon dioxide or other pollutants...
From: Inhabitat | By: Julie M. Rodriguez | Friday, June 24, 2016
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In the last three years, glaciers in the Arctic region are melting at an alarming rate. This galloping melts in Arctic glaciers have baffled scientists all over the world. So, what could be the major reason that has caused dramatic shrinkage of an Arctic...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Aayush Mahat | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The more we allow gun violence to go unchecked in America, the more we all lose — including lives and happiness
From: Salon.com | By: Jennifer Wright | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The Democrats need a coordinated, relentless attack that gnaws at the rigged system until it collapses
From: Salon.com | By: Paul Rosenberg | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Trump and the Leave campaign share many common political themes — the end result could be chaos
From: Salon.com | By: Eric Bovim | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The following post was originally featured on Purely Twins and written by Lori Morris and Michelle Corso, who are part of POPSUGAR Select Fitness. It's time to enjoy carrot cake for breakfast! Healthy baked real food carrot cake donuts made from plantains...
From: FitSugar | By: Lori Morris & Michelle Corso | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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For three years I’ve been writing at least once a week about self-driving cars and I’ve recently noticed a shift in popular opinion. The wide-eyed optimism of seeing Google’s cute-as-a-button robot bopping unassisted around a parking lot has been...
From: Gizmodo | By: Alissa Walker | Friday, June 24, 2016
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You thought you had it all figured out. You've cooked a few roasts and baked a few loaves in your time, so you know your way around a Dutch oven and a Silpat (if you have to ask, then you definitely need this list). Your bookshelf has a dedicated cookbook...
From: Chow | By: Colleen Rush | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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a baby gator is much cuter than Patrick MurphyI wrote about Patrick Murphy for Salon this morning:The American people really don’t like congress right now. It’s popularity is only slightly above the popularity...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Friday, June 24, 2016
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From: Ann Althouse | By: Ann Althouse | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Justin Timberlake: effortlessly talented and gorgeous.
From: College Candy | By: College Candy | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The vote has profound long-term consequences for energy markets and geopolitics, beyond a single mid-size country now slipping down the global ranking.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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There are a number of rumors swirling around Dawson’s Creek star Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx. The latest story printed by a well-known tabloid is that Holmes and Foxx are expecting and the alleged couple are planning a wedding in paradise for the near...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jessica Dafoe | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Pope Francis heads to Armenia's genocide memorial on Saturday for a prayer service, fresh from his ad-libbed declaration that the Ottoman-era massacre of Armenians a century ago was a planned "genocide." Francis is due to lay a floral wreath at the memorial...
From: Fox News | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Greensmith Energy recently announced that it has received 63 MW of energy storage orders, and that at the current pace, the company will install over 100 MW this year. “The successful execution of this strategy has brought tremendous growth to the...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Jake Richardson | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Khloe Kardashian was known for years as the chubby sister in the Keeping Up With The Kardashians family. But now Khloe is earning wows for her success in going from fat to fabulous, and she recently shared her story of how she lost 40 pounds, reported...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Joanne Eglash | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Well what do we have here? It appears Tyga and Kylie Jenner has reunited and possibly rekindled their relationship. Peep their coupledom shots inside… They broke up last month, but it appears thing are back on between Tyga and Kylie Jenner. Yesterday,...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The solar panels manufactured today will need to power a climate-changed world over the next 25 to 50 years. They will need to be engineered to continue to operate in a climate that will gradually become more extreme In Our Climate-Changed Future, How...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Susan Kraemer | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Moth eyes were last year's big thing in deploying biomimicry to improve solar cell efficiency, and now the El Toro rose has thrown its hat into the ring Solar Cell Efficiency Smackdown: Eye of Moth Vs. Petal of Rose was originally published on CleanTechnica....
From: CleanTechnica | By: Tina Casey | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Friday said Darul Uloom Haqqania agreed to implement reforms in return for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government's budget allocation of Rs300 million for the religious seminary.The seminary...
From: Dawn | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The 2016 Environmental Leader Product of the Year award has been granted to SunPower’s Cradle to Cradle Certified Silver solar photovoltaic panels. SunPower has, since 2014, been manufacturing a share of its direct current E-Series and X-Series solar...
From: CleanTechnica | By: James Ayre | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Summer isn’t just for beach lounging and vacationing; it’s also the perfect time to give your space a fresh revamp. Something as little as switching out your drink coasters or adding a bright, happy pillow can totally transform your home vibe from...
From: Green Daily | By: Erin Lepperd | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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My mother has always been a high level worrier but as years pass her anxieties are posing limits on her and my father. She's not been receptive to discussion of this in the past. Is there a way to broach this with her and possibly help her get the help...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Anonymous | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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That's the price for a solar energy package from Off-Grid Electric, who's lit up the homes of 100,000 people without electricity in Tanzania.
From: NPR | By: Malaka Gharib | Friday, June 24, 2016
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That's the price for a solar energy package from Off-Grid Electric, who's lit up the homes of 100,000 people without electricity in Tanzania.
From: NPR | By: Malaka Gharib | Friday, June 24, 2016
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As roses began landing on the windshield of the hearse, Chase Porter did his best to drive Ali to his final resting place.
From: New York Times | By: WAYNE EPPS JR. | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Originally published on Solar Love. A new report entitled Solar for All examines what utilities can do to make solar power more accessible for more Americans, particularly in lower-income areas and communities of color. It is the result of a collaboration...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Steve Hanley | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Mayors from more than 7,100 cities on six continents announced this week that they are creating a new alliance to fight climate change at the local level. New York City The new group — a merger of the European Union-based Covenant of Mayors and the...
From: Yale Environment 360 | By: Yale Environment 360 | Friday, June 24, 2016
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A delicious beef rice bowl. Also tastes great with pork. From Just One Cookbook. -- posted by Jen in Victoria, BC
From: Recipezaar | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Despite being an issue that knows no borders, affects all, and is of vital interest to future generations, the environment was low on...
From: Mother Jones | By: Damian Carrington | Friday, June 24, 2016
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TLC has announced that the Duggar family will be returning for a second season of Jill and Jessa: Counting On, and there’s a new courtship to follow. However, life as a reality show star isn’t all roses for one friend of the family. There is always...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Steph Bazzle | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The govt plans to build more airports, sea ports and generate more power, particularly renewable energy, Jaitley said.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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What will Britain’s vote to leave the European Union mean for the Paris agreement and climate action?
From: Grist | By: Clayton Aldern | Friday, June 24, 2016
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By the slimmest of margins, the United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. The controversial move—widely called 'Brexit,' short for British exit—kicked off a series of troubling events. Stock markets crashed and Prime Minister David Cameron...
From: Inhabitat | By: Cat DiStasio | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Fans of salty, greasy food unite. Burger King is introducing its deep fried Mac ‘n Cheetos on Monday. Yes, Cheetos as in the crunchy snack. The Mac n’ Cheetos menu item is made by deep frying sticks of macaroni cheese in a Cheetos-flavored shell....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Teri Webster | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Parades, Rallies, Club Nights, And More by Stranger Things To Do Staff Pride Weekend is finally here, and, although there are events that require lots of money or ticket purchases far in advance, many of them are cheap and easy for all to participate...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Game of Thrones (HBO, Sunday 9 p.m.) – The season six finale has arrived – if that felt quick, just wait until next year. Tonight, the show will try to top its penultimate “Battle of the Bastards” episode (which may just be the best hour of television...
From: Warming Glow | By: jess2128 | Friday, June 24, 2016
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