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As the Biosphere Dies, So Do We: Using the Power of Nature to Heal the Planet 17.9.2018 Truthout.com
Some experts believe it is essential to sequester atmospheric carbon dioxide via natural processes.

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What is Mankind’s greatest peril? 14.9.2018 The Moderate Voice

What is Mankind’s greatest peril? People have different answers to that question, but which is the correct answer? What follows are possibilities of what imperils Mankind the most. 1. The Sun’s Death From NBC News, 08 May 2018: “New research by an international team of astronomers shows that once it exhausts its hydrogen fuel in […]

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Trump Lights the Fuse on a Deadly Methane Bomb 13.9.2018 Truthout.com
Take everything happening now and increase it by an order of magnitude.

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Butterflies just love ants ---. 12.9.2018 The Earth Times Online Newspaper - Health News
What does that blue butterfly do when you are not watching. We still have to discover exactly how the Eurasian large blue exploits Myrmica ants, but many of its relatives are either cuckoos (eg. (Phengaris alcon), or outright predators like the AustralasianLiphyra brassolis larvae ,eating the whole brood of the green ants they live with. How did such diverse habits evolve? Well, start reading here.
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'Green News Report' - September 6, 2018 6.9.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Brett Kavanaugh on the U.S. Supreme Court spells big trouble for environmental standards and climate action; PLUS: Extreme weather slams into Japan, and the Gulf Coast, and Wisconsin... All that and more in today's Green News Report! Celebrating 900 EPISODES of the GNR! Please help us continue ...
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Art Hounds: Watery reflections in Lanesboro photography show 6.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Plus, jazzy Celtic music and a one-day art exhibition on the shore of Lake Hiawatha.
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With Food Source Endangered, Southern Resident Killer Whales Face Extinction 4.9.2018 Truthout.com
Saving the iconic orca whales will require emergency action.

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Corporate Food Brands Driving the Massive Dead Zone in Gulf of Mexico 28.8.2018 Truthout.com
Major US brands are ignoring the enormous environmental destruction caused by their meat suppliers.

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Measuring the impact of invasives in Minnesota lakes is complicated, inconclusive 27.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Are aquatic invasives primarily a nuisance, or do they cause serious damage to lakes? Are invasive species going to destroy the fisheries, as predicted? And, if not, does the impact justify all the money going into it?
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Curious or confused on climate change? Ask an expert who knows the answer 22.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Today at 11 a.m., MPR News chief meteorologist Paul Huttner and guest climate scientists are taking your questions an all things climate change.
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Sixth Mass Extinction Ushers In Record-Breaking Wildfires and Heat 20.8.2018 Truthout.com
As the earth burns, Trump and his people continue to put profits over preservation of life.

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What Happens When a Pipeline Runs Afoul of Government Rules? 14.8.2018 Truthout.com
Federal authorities halted work on the massive Mountain Valley Pipeline this month after failing to follow protections.

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'Green News Report' - August 9, 2018 9.8.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Trump's EPA is bringing asbestos back; California pushes back against Trump rollback of mileage and emission standards, as state shatters record for hottest month and hottest rainfall ever recorded; PLUS: Bad news and good in scary new "Hothouse Earth" global warming study... All that and more ...
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'Green News Report' - July 26, 2018 27.7.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Extreme weather brings a hot and deadly July to most of the planet; Wildfires force evacuations in the U.S. West, while extreme storms and floods pummel the East Coast; PLUS: Trump and the GOP expand their war on the environment, public lands, and endangered species... All ...
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Ocean Acidification Could Amplify Climate Disruption 23.7.2018 Truthout.com
Ocean acidification can compromise marine ecosystems and was a key component in previous mass extinction events.

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Spring is springing sooner, throwing nature's rhythms out of whack 23.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A warming climate is knocking nature's rhythms out of sync. High in the Rocky Mountains, scientists have been tracking the impact for decades
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Rock ‘n’ roll is noise pollution – with ecological implications that can spread through a food web 12.7.2018 The Moderate Voice

Not interested in your new favorite band. TJ Gehling, CC BY-NC-ND Brandon Barton, Mississippi State University Despite being one of the best-selling albums of all time, ideology from AC/DC’s “Back in Black” album has gone unchallenged for nearly 40 years. The album’s closing track posited a testable hypothesis, asserting with rock-star confidence that “Rock ‘n’ […]

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Climate Change Is Making It Harder to Revive Damaged Land 5.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by High Country News and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Carianne Campbell remembers the exact moment she fell in love with the Sonoran Desert. As a botany major in college, she joined a class field trip to Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument on the southern border of Arizona, arriving and […]
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Former UN Special Rapporteur on US Withdrawal From the Human Rights Council 3.7.2018 Truthout.com
With global tensions rising, the US finds itself in a corner by design and incompetence, says Richard Falk.

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Sea Turtles Offer Dire Warning of Oceans’ Crisis 2.7.2018 Truthout.com
When one crisis impacts a species and we lose that species, unforeseen consequences could come back to haunt us.

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