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We Are the Environment

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By Nikki Silvestri When I was a little girl growing up in Los Angeles, I would spend summer afternoons in the backyard of my grandmother’s home in South L.A., on Harvard and Martin Luther King Boulevard. I remember picking fresh berries off the bushes in her garden, and waiting for her to wash them and […]

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Lots Of Countries Have Passed Climate Bills, But The U.S. Is Still Behind The times

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By Kate Sheppard WASHINGTON — There now exist nearly 500 climate-related laws in 66 different countries, according to a report released Thursday. The report comes from the Global Legislators Organization (GLOBE International), a group that brings together lawmakers from around the world in the interest of promoting environmental action. One hundred legislators from 50 countries […]

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The Petro States Of America

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By Nick Visser The Keystone XL pipeline should be an open-and-shut case from a climate perspective, the criterion President Obama has set for judging it. …read more Source: Huffington Post Green     

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U.S. Moves One Step Closer To Offshore Drilling Along East Coast

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By Nick Visser The oil and gas industry is one step closer toward drilling off the East Coast of the United States after a decades-long moratorium. On Thursday, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) released its final environmental impact review on the effects of geological and geophysical activities to explore energy resources along the […]

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Unconditional Love: 16 Babies And Animals Who Get It Right

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By Megan Griffo There is no more perfect, pure love than that between a child and an animal. The children are still innocent, and animals are capable of incredible unconditional love. Here, YourTango has rounded up its favorite photos of the incredible bond between babies and animals. …read more Source: Huffington Post Green     

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Through the Climate Portal: Humanity's Tragic Flaw

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By David_Goldstein In the autumn of 1992, I was alone in my studio apartment in Philadelphia, puking my guts out. Something bad had happened inside; it felt like a bomb had gone off in my belly. Just how bad was it? Was I bleeding internally? Was I dying? I suspected what needed to be done: […]

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Morgan Stanley: Autonomous Car 'Utopia' Will Be Here By 2026

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By Gregory Fink Adam Jonas isn’t Nostradamus, but the Morgan Stanley analyst is predicting the road to complete vehicle autonomy will begin in 2026. What’s more, he says the technology will eventually reach 100 percent market penetration two decades later. If Jonas is to be believed, that means we’ll all be passengers in our cars […]

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Obama: 'I Got High, Not Always Thinking About The Harm It Could Do'

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By Luke Johnson By JESSE J. HOLLAND, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday launched his “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, urging stronger efforts to create more opportunities for young minority men and to improve conditions that keep them impoverished and imprisoned in disproportionate numbers. Obama said these young men consistently do […]