Antarctic Peninsula experiences ‘dramatic’ ice melt

Blue and Green: An equivalent of the UK’s annual domestic water supply is being lost in ice melting in the Antarctic Peninsula according to new [...]

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Safe long-term storage large amounts carbon dioxide in saline aquifers?

ScienceDaily: The carbon dioxide (CO2) at the Bravo Dome gas field in New Mexico is volcanic in origin, and its emplacement began more than a [...]

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Fine particulate air pollution associated with increased risk of childhood autism

ScienceDaily: Exposure to fine particulate air pollution during pregnancy through the first two years of a child’s life may be associated with an increased risk [...]

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California oil spill: Aerial images reveal devastation 100,000 gallons oil spills

Independent: From the air the oil shimmers, dark and sinister. On the ground, it is sticky and foul. A series of images released by [...]

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UN climate fund gears up to deploy cash after Japan inks pledge

Reuters: The U.N.’s Green Climate Fund can start deciding where to deploy its cash following the signing of an agreement with the Japanese government that [...]

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Once-parched Texas city orders evacuation due to floods

Reuters: A North Texas city that a few months ago was in a drought so severe that it had to recycle sewage water for drinking [...]

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Top EU companies urge drastic cuts in greenhouse gas emissions

Reuters: Top European companies urged governments on Thursday to set a goal of slashing greenhouse gas emissions to net zero well before 2100, saying that [...]

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Record Dolphin Die-Off Linked Gulf Oil Spill

EcoWatch: It was more than five years ago when the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico blew out, spewing an unknown [...]

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Oil spill returns to its ancestral waters near Santa Barbara

Grist: Early on Tuesday, an 11-mile-long underground pipe owned by a company with the very patriotic name of Plains All American Pipeline spilled about 105,000 [...]

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Photos from the front: the California oil spill in pictures

Mongabay: On Tuesday, an underground oil pipeline burst near Goleta, California, spilling crude oil into the Pacific, soiling beaches, killing marine animals, and coating birds [...]

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