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  1. Magnetic Discovery Hints Why Earth Supports Life and Mars Doesn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | How Stuff Works

    ... a real sense of my own insignificance. Everything I'd ever known could be hidden behind my thumb." As we approach Earth Day on April 22, we look at the efforts of people throughout the ages to explore, understand and portray our world and its place ...

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  2. Not long after 'no climate change' edict, Tia Nelson has resigned from WI Public Lands commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Daily Kos

    ... efforts to remove Tia Nelson, the board's executive secretary and the daughter of Gaylord Nelson, who founded Earth Day. Mr. Adamczyk has said it was inappropriate for Ms. Nelson to serve on a global warming task force in 2007 and 2008, which she ...

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  3. Tia Nelson Shares Concern About Wisconsin Taking Environmental Risks as She Leaves State JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WUWM

    ... Board of Commissioners of Public Lands. She resigned from her post last week. Nelson is the daughter of Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson and is committed to carrying on her father's environmental legacy. While Nelson is critical of certain attitudes ...

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  4. Guest Editorial: Happy Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Samoa News

    On March 21, 1969 a large group of San Francisco's young concerned citizens crossed over to the northern side of the Golden Gate Bridge and precisely at daylight celebrated an event meant to draw attention to the pollution and unbridled greed that was destroying the Earth's resources. The 1969 event actually did what it was supposed to do, and the following year a small group of politicians and people of good will came together coined the title "Earth Day" and decided to make April 22 the official date to celebrate "Earth Day" every year.

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  5. Cities invited to CoolCalifornia Challenge to reduce GHG emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

    ... Oct. 1, 2015, to March 30, 2016 and will result in one winner being crowned as the "Coolest California City" on Earth Day. "I encourage every city to sign up," California Air Resources Board Chair Mary D. Nichols said. "The CoolCalifornia Challenge ...

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  6. Senator Herb Kohl speaks out about Earth Day 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Wisconsin is the birthplace of Earth Day, which was founded by Gaylord Nelson, a former governor and U.S. senator of the state. This year Earth Day is being celebrated on April 22. Senator Herb Kohl today sent this message to his constituents regarding Earth Day and Gaylord Nelson's role in the 40 year old campaign to inspire awareness and appreciation for the environment: On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans paused for a day to celebrate our planet and press for the urgent actions needed to preserve and protect it.

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  7. Earth Day founder's daughter leaving Wisconsin state boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WIGM-AM Medford

    ... of Public Lands, administrator Tia Nelson announced Tuesday that she is resigning. Nelson, the daughter of Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson, drew criticism from the Republican leadership of the panel earlier this year because of her previous work on ...

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  8. Daughter of Earth Day founder resigns from state jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WAOW

    ... of a missing Grand Chute doctor by the attorney the man's wife has hired. MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The daughter of Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson has resigned from her job with the state of Wisconsin following a dispute over the causes of climate ...

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  9. Ron Johnson downplays Rubio donations, says he will back Walker for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The daughter of Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson is resigning from a state lands board three months after the obscure board banned its employees from discussing or working on global warming issues on state time. At a meeting of the Board of Commissioners of Public Lands Tuesday, Tia Nelson said she has received a lucrative offer from a private employer and would leave the agency, where one of its members has been waging a running bureaucratic battle to change how the board is run and get Nelson fired.

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  10. Head of public lands agency to step downRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Channel3000

    ... working on climate change issues. Nelson's father is a former democratic Governor and U.S. Senator who founded Earth Day. In a brief interview Tuesday, Nelson said the attention brought to her office in recent months brought a number of ...

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  11. Author of a Curious Crittersa hosts book signing, puppet showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... is his third book in the popular Curious Critters series and is expected to be released on April 22, which is also Earth Day. FitzSimmons will lead a children's book program, complete with puppets and take home activities as well as sign copies of ...

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  12. at 150: April 22, 1970: First 'Earth Day' todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Nevada Appeal

    "Earth Day," which is being celebrated for the first time nationally today, is focusing attention on the problems of environmental pollution across the nation. For Northern Nevadans, environmental control currently centers on two major projects; control of the deteriorating environment at Lake Tahoe, and an effort to do something about the deteriorating quality of the Carson River.

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  13. Obama Peddles Global Warming Fantasies, Attacks Political Opponents at Taxpayer ExpenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    ... likely approach $1 billion. Judicial Watch has obtained records that show President Obama's April 22, 2015, Earth Day trip to give a global warming speech in the Florida Everglades cost taxpayers $866,615.40 in flight expenses alone. Though billed ...

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  14. Column: Give your hands a hand while gardeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    April 22 marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Many of us might even remember the excitement of that first Earth Day all the way back in the spring of 1970.

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  15. Soviet Union 2.0 - The Environmental Protection AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... massive degree would have - should have - required a Constitutional amendment.) Red - as in Communist. The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970 - which happens to be Vladimir Lenin's birthday . What a phenomenal coincidence. An ecologist is a healthy ...

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  16. Dougherty County School System, GA newsRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... service hours, which will aid in requirements for scholarships and admission to colleges and universities. Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22. This event was more than likely occurred alongside other similar Earth Day activities ...

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  17. Family of 4 fits all their trash into roasted red pepper jarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CBC News

    ... All Points West host Robyn Burns. This is all of the garbage the Leblond family has created since April 22, 2015 - Earth Day. The waste is stored in an old roasted red pepper jar. (Katelin Leblond) "The woman featured in the video, zero-waste guru ...

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  18. Soviet Union 2.0 - " The Environmental Protection AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Heartland Institute

    ... massive degree would have - should have - required a Constitutional amendment.) Red - as in Communist. The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970 - which happens to be Vladimir Lenin's birthday . What a phenomenal coincidence. An ecologist is a healthy ...

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  19. Soviet Union 2.0 a " The Environmental Protection AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Heartland Institute

    ... massive degree would have - should have - required a Constitutional amendment.) Red - as in Communist. The first Earth Day was April 22, 1970 - which happens to be Vladimir Lenin's birthday . What a phenomenal coincidence. An ecologist is a healthy ...

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  20. Judicial Watch: Air Force Records Show Obama's Single-Day Earth Day...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Market Wire

    Judicial Watch announced today it obtained records from the U.S. Department of the Air Force revealing that President Obama's April 22, 2015, Earth Day trip to give a global warming speech in the Florida Everglades cost taxpayers $866,615.40 in flight expenses alone. Though billed as an opportunity for the president to talk about climate change, press reports indicated he used the speech to attack potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates.

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