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boost to West Australian miners ...

Australian miners will benefit from any move to increase the number of heavily subsidized electric cars, charged with coal and gas power stations. Coal Power is the main source of power worldwide, so Australia gets to keep exporting. 128 more words


Algal Overpopulation Linked to Coral Reef Death

Coral Reefs are considered to be one of the most diverse ecosystems on earth. Supporting a large variety of marine life ranging from cnidarians and mollusks to fish and echinoderms, the release of nutrients from this system is carefully balanced for the sustenance of all it’s forms. 431 more words


Many People Do Not Have A Proper Recycling System In Russia

Recycling in Russia: The second life of old things

Overconsumption is a big problem for some people in Russia. But they don’t have access to a proper recycling system. Violetta Ryabko – Greenpeace International


Bear with me!

There are some fears, rational or otherwise, that intrude into even the most pleasant of experiences. We’re back on the Bruce Trail again in our quest to complete the full, just under 1,000 kms, length. 350 more words


Pentagon opposes Republican claims that protecting birds reduces military readiness

Guess this is enough to scare today’s Republican

House Democrats…released letters from Pentagon officials that they said should put an end to “silly speculation” generated by Republicans that protecting a bird known as the greater sage-grouse could hamstring the U.S.

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Indian Brook First Nation to continue to fight gas storage facility

Members of Indian Brook First Nation say they’ve filed an appeal in Nova Scotia Supreme Court to stop a gas storage facility currently under construction north of their community in Fort Ellis. 343 more words