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What you need to know about the relationship between Canada-Aboriginal peoples

I’ve been reading about many of the new developments and policies happening in Indian Country. One of the ones that really gets me are the ones where government issues ultimatums and hard line stances. 557 more words


Supreme court to hear challenge to new pollution regulations for power stations

  • EPA says crackdown on mercury from coal plants could save 11,000 lives
  • Court will consider whether implementation costs should have been weighed

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LED lighting surge dimmed by halogen lamp reprieve in Brussels

Delay to measures phasing out energy-guzzling halogen bulbs risks €8.6bn of energy savings being lost, efficiency groups warn

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Nature, and Humanities Grounds for Divorce

In Betty and Theodore Roszak’s essay ‘Deep Form in Art and Nature’ they discuss what they call “the crisis of the modern world”: that we, as a species have become disengaged with nature to such an extent that we no longer feel a part of it. 516 more words


Transforming Nature

This past summer, Miami University faculty members teamed up for a six-week fellowship with four student artists and three student scientists to bring science to the community using various art mediums. 714 more words


Air pollution costs Britain £10bn a year, report shows

Britain is third highest contributor to air pollution that costs Europe up to £149bn a year, says EU agency report

Britain has 10 of Europe’s top 50 “super-polluting” power stations and factories, helping to cost it more in health and environmental impacts than any other countries, except for Germany and Poland. 10 more words