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Telsa the Ugly Duckling

However distasteful Elon Musk seems to be, the nuttiness of Tesla’s treatment nonetheless deserves comment.

Tesla was the first (as far as I know) to figure out that current battery technology is practical to power a car.  345 more words

Economic Policy

Series: Top 3 Reasons to Switch to Reusable Coffee Cups

#2 Reusable coffee cups are made from recyclable materials
Most reusable coffee cups are made from single component materials to facilitate recycling following its end of life.  125 more words

Biodiversity and Ecosystems Conservation: Essential for Sustainable Development

Reducing biodiversity loss and reversing ecosystems degradation is among the most important challenges of our times. Our survival and well-being largely depend upon healthy ecosystems, and the resources and services they provide us. 330 more words

Environment

Ecological collapse and capitalism

So delving more into the issue of the threat posed by climate change and related issues it became obvious that the answer to the questions posed in… 2,990 more words

International

Open burning ban in Central Okanagan lifted today

Provincial officials are ready to loosen burning restrictions in the Kamloops Fire Centre which includes the Central Okanagan.

Effective at noon today, open burning will be allowed throughout the Centre, including Category 2 and 3 fires, fireworks, burn barrels, and tiki torches. 55 more words

Environment

What it means to be vegan

There has been an explosion of Veganism, with the word ‘vegan’ being used everywhere from social media to supermarkets, to beauty stores, cookbooks, markets and even plant based festivals. 811 more words

Health

Extinction Symbol

This symbol represents extinction. The circle signifies the planet, while the hourglass inside serves as a warning that time is rapidly running out for many species. 110 more words

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