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Climate change will stir 'unimaginable' refugee crisis, says military.

31/12/1969

Unchecked global warming is greatest threat to 21st-century security where mass migration could be ‘new normal,’ say senior military.

Fearful of Trump, environmentalists call on his children to help save the planet.

31/12/1969

The League of Conservation Voters points to an open letter the president-elect and his oldest children signed in 2009 urging President Obama to act on [...]

Living on Earth

Living on Earth: December 2, 2016

02/12/2016

Canada Climate Masterplan / Beyond The Headlines / Making Plastic Can Increase Pollution / Note on Emerging Science: Engineering a High-Yield Soybean / Jellyfish Are [...]

Living on Earth: November 25, 2016

25/11/2016

Blackfeet Tribe Regains Sacred Land / Leasing U.S. Lands for Sunshine / Beyond the Headlines / High Tech Rain / Plants Fight Climate Change / [...]

Shale in the United States

18/11/2016

Over the past decade, the combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing has provided access to large volumes of oil and natural gas that were [...]

How much U.S. electricity is generated from renewable energy?

05/05/2016

U.S. power plants used renewable energy sources, including water, wind, biomass wood and waste, geothermal, and solar, to generate about 13% of the electricity produced [...]

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