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Extreme heat linked to climate change may adversely affect pregnancy

From Eurekalert

Public Release: 8-Aug-2017

George Washington University

WASHINGTON, DC (Aug. 8, 2017) — Pregnant women are an important but thus far largely overlooked group vulnerable to the effects of extreme heat linked to climate change, according to new research by… 431 more words

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No kids, no cars, no meat, no flying!

From The Toronto Sun

First posted: Saturday, July 15, 2017 07:42 PM EDT | Updated: Saturday, July 15, 2017 07:46 PM EDT

No kids,

no cars, 455 more words

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Electric Car Maker Tesla Share Price Plunges

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

Elon Musk’s Tesla shares have plunged in value this week. Analysts cite competition and production concerns.

Tesla’s Stock Selloff Messes Up Musk’s Big Week…

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Obama Whitehouse: GDP has been Decoupled from CO2 Emissions

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

President Obama’s administration thinks CO2 emissions have been decoupled from GDP. The reality is many of the manufacturing jobs, and the CO2 emissions which went with them, have simply been exported. 1,254 more words

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Huff Post: Focus on Feelings, Before People Notice Climate Economics is a Mess

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

The Huffington Post is worried that faltering faith in the field of Economics, whose experts spectacularly failed to predict the 2008 crash and the post Brexit economic boom, might spill over into skepticism about predictions of climate driven economic collapse. 408 more words

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