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Acidic Seawater Poses Risks In Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on your car could pose a risk to red king crab and other lucrative fisheries in Alaska, a new report says. 516 more words

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Scientists: Intense Rainfall Played Major Role In Deadly Oso Mudslide

SEATTLE (AP) — A team of scientists says intense rainfall likely played a major role in triggering a deadly landslide in the state of Washington. 105 more words

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California Fish and Game Celebrates 100th Anniversary

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has published the highly respected scientific journal California Fish and Game continuously for an entire century. To commemorate the anniversary, CDFW is creating four special issues this year. 305 more words

Environmental Science

Climate Change: Deconstructing Conservative Fatalism

Recent comments about climate change policy from conservative world leaders Stephen Harper and Tony Abbott suggest an important shift in conservative thinking about climate, science, and the role of country governments in tackling the problems of climate change.   783 more words

Global Political Economy