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Juul to end advertising and lobbying efforts of e-cigarettes as CEO steps down 25.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Juul is shutting down broadcast, print and digital advertising and ending lobbying efforts on behalf of the e-cigarette in Washington as safety concerns intensify.
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The Coffee You Drink Could Be Connected to Why Many Hondurans Are Fleeing to the U.S. Border 6.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The spread of 'coffee rust' and the plummeting global price of coffee beans are forcing generations of coffee farmers across Honduras to flee to the U.S.
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As rising heat bakes U.S. cities, the poor often feel it most 3.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Hotter neighborhoods tend to be poorer in dozens of major U.S. cities. That extra heat can have serious health effects for those living there.
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Bananas Aren't Going to Do Well Under Climate Change, Scientists Warn 2.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"Limiting the temperature increase during the 21st century will help to avoid it," an expert told Newsweek.
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The Way We're Talking About Climate Change Is All Wrong. Here's How We Win Hearts and Minds | Opinion 21.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Remember: Most people are focused, first and foremost, on meeting their immediate, basic needs, not preventing an apocalyptic 2050.
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Increasing Air Pollution Causes Lung Disease Equivalent to Smoking Pack of Cigarettes a Day for 29 Years 14.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The researchers' conclusions are based on an 18-year study which involved over 7,000 subjects across six metropolitan areas in the United States.
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Opinion: Jay Inslee on persuading Americans to save ourselves from climate change 25.7.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Washington Governor and 2020 presidential candidate Jay Inslee say down with the Los Angeles Times editorial board to discuss climate change and the coming election.

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Deadly fungal disease may be linked to climate change, study suggests 24.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Three years ago, U.S. health officials warned hundreds of thousands of clinicians in hospitals around the country to be on the lookout for a new, quickly spreading and highly drug-resistant type of yeast that was causing potentially fatal infections in hospitalized patients around the world.
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Two people died when pickup truck collides with motorcycle east of DIA 24.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Two people were killed Tuesday morning when a pickup truck and motorcycle collided in Adams County east of Denver International Airport. 
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Scientists Who Studied Candida Auris Fungus Warn Global Warming May Lead to Diseases 'We Don't Even Know About Right Now' 23.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
A CDC official warned the fungus "is behaving in unexpected and concerning ways, causing severe disease in countries across the globe, including the United States."
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Coral Bleaching Not Just Caused by Global Warming But Nitrogen Pollution From Sewage, Fertilizers, Top Soil 15.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"It is important for everyone to know that their actions on land impact their local reefs onshore: runoff from agriculture and sewage, particularly during storm events, compromise our reefs," an expert told Newsweek.
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Has your doctor talked with you about climate change? 13.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Science
Some physicians say connecting environmental effects of climate change -- heat waves, more pollen and longer allergy seasons -- to the health consequences helps them better care for patients.
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The Climate Crisis Has Made Breathing Smoke Normal in Pacific Northwest 12.7.2019 Truthout.com
Summer in the Pacific Northwest has become the season of wildfires and unbreathable smoky air.
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UK presses world leaders for stronger climate change action 29.6.2019 BBC: Front Page
Theresa May calls for other countries to adopt targets for net zero greenhouse gas emissions.
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Should we resurrect the American chestnut tree with genetic engineering? 25.6.2019 LA Times: Science
Genetic engineering could help save chestnuts and other trees threatened by pests, disease and climate change. But how much we should intervene in nature?
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'Friendly' bacteria could help save frogs from disease 22.6.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
A discovery by UK scientists could help save species such as the European common frog from extinction
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Fake Meat: Big Food’s Attempt to Further Industrialize What We Eat 21.6.2019 ConsortiumNews.com
We need to decolonize our food cultures and our minds of food imperialism, writes Vandana Shiva. By Vandana Shiva Independent Science News Food is not a commodity, it is not “stuff” put together mechanically and artificially in labs and factories.…Read more →
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Wanted: Cautious Grads Seeking Adventure 18.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Gen Zs look for meaning
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The Madness of Fossil Fuel Subsidies 7.6.2019 ConsortiumNews.com
A system worried about global warming and the health impacts of air pollution should stop aiding companies that produce those public threats, writes Niklas Hagelberg.  By Niklas Hagelberg in NAIROBI, Kenya Inter Press Service Fossil fuels — oil, gas, coal…Read more →
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Large Ebola outbreaks new normal, says WHO 7.6.2019 BBC: Health
The two largest ever outbreaks of the disease have been in the past five years.
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