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3 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal
The policy was unveiled as the latest bidding process for shale companies seeking licences to explore for oil and gas was opened.
4 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Green roofs can minimise storm water run-off, cool the environment and help absorb CO2.
5 hrs ago | Beaver Countian
This article titled "Our obsession with green lawns drives me nuts, and it's killing the environment" was written by Syndee Barwick, for theguardian.com on Sunday 27th July 2014 11.00 UTC On Sunday mornings, you'll often find me sipping coffee with birdsong and the chatter of squirrels in the background as I read the paper.
6 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
Imagine a smog-free Los Angeles, where electric cars ply silent freeways, solar panels blanket rooftops and power plants run on heat from beneath the earth, from howling winds and from the blazing desert sun.
10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Tourists have returned to Koh Samet to find little trace of last year's disaster, but fishermen and marine scientists tell a different story The turquoise sea surrounding Koh Samet bears no visible sign of the crude oil from last year's spill that drew international headlines.
15 hrs ago | Free Republic
Republican Senate candidate Ed Gillespie said he thinks there is enough evidence to support climate change after being pressed on the issue during a debate with incumbent Sen. Mark Warner .
19 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
There are many suspects, but one has become the focus of scientists and regulators worldwide.
Researchers wanted to better understand why unemployment is harmful to an individual's health, but overall, might decrease mortality rates in a large population.
In this Friday, June 13, 2014 photo, Buzz Miller, executive vice president of nuclear development at Southern Co., stands in front of the high-pressure vessel that will be used in a new nuclear reactor at Plant Vogtle power plant in Waynesboro, Ga.
With recent increases in levels of toxic metals in Peru Creek, the ongoing remediation work at the abandoned Pennsylvania Mine , near Keystone, Colo., takes on an even greater importance in the context of water quality in the Blue River Basin and the Upper Colorado.
A new ultra-sensitive, low-cost and portable system for detecting mercury in environmental water has been developed by researchers.
Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey studying streams in the Midwest have found levels of neonicotinoid insecticides at up to 20 times the concentrations deemed toxic to aquatic organisms.
The newest addition to a Murrells Inlet organization is adjusting nicely to the salt marsh, fishing boats and friendly faces on the creek.
Approximately 65 million years ago, when the dinosaurs went extinct, 75% of the planet's many species went with them.
With the hottest June on record behind us, and a quadrupling of extreme heat events predicted by the end of this century, humans are facing a heat-adaptation challenge.
The task of trapping and relocating a 3-meter crocodile living in a lake in Rethymno, Crete, belongs under Greek law to the Environment Ministry, the islandA's Deputy Regional Director Maria Lioni said Friday.
A Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day is scheduled for the towns of Beacon Falls, Bethlehem, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Oxford, Southbury, Thomaston, Waterbury, Watertown, and Woodbury for Saturday, April 12 from 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. The event will be held at City Hill Middle School in Naugatuck.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 07:26 pm
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