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China's environmental policy held to account in new documentary

Under The Dome by Chai Jing notches up 100 million views on Chinese video portals

It has been compared to Silent Spring, Rachel Carson’s seminal work that shaped US environmental policy. 80 more words


Signs of spring 'shifting' in trees

Scientists say climate change will lead to a shift in the timing of when trees come into leaf in British woodlands.

from BBC News – Science & Environment http://ift.tt/1ChN9P4


Brazil's king of deforestation dethroned in drive to beat land clearers

Arrest of Ezekiel Castanha shines new spotlight on financial crime and may help bring breakthrough in effort to protect Amazon rainforest

For most of the past six years, Ezequiel Antônio Castanha had seemed a pillar of the community in the small Amazonian city of Novo Progresso. 81 more words


Fracking ban forcing some New York towns to consider redrawing state lines

  • Talk of a secession brews in parts of upstate as some eye Pennsylvania
  • Local officials say ban hurts economically struggling areas

Related: New York state to ban fracking over ‘red flags’ to public health… 33 more words


Long-tailed riders of the waves

Burghead, Highlands There they were, ignoring the stormy sea around them as they rode the waves with ease

Part of the attraction of going to the coast and seeing the various moods of the sea is the anticipation as you get closer. 98 more words


things jane likes, no. 3

St. Patrick’s Day is around the corner and we cannot help but get in the spirit! Today’s Things Jane Likes kicks off a week filled with lots of green and rainbows! 164 more words