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  1. Post-consumer nanomaterials stunt plant growth, researchers findRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cosmetics Design

    ... opportunity Engineered nanomaterials outlive the products they are made for and are beginning to affect the environment. (Research on the longer-term impacts of nano on human health, likely looms large as well.) The University of Kentucky team, for ...


  2. Summit aiming to bolster climate-change fightRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    ... can play in reducing greenhouse-gas emissions and curbing global warming. In an interview Monday, Ontario's Environment Minister Glen Murray said the provinces have had to step up to the plate because the federal government under Conservative Prime ...


  3. Is hot, dry summer evidence of global warming?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... through media sites today, and they are rife with doom-and-gloom stories about the state of our region's natural environment. The latest story (as of this writing) about British Columbia wildfires on vancouversun.com underscores the scope of the ...


  4. Neon-colored Arctic animals could help track methane emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... beautiful. It's amazing," said Guiliana Panieri, a scientist on the photo-taking expedition and a professor in environment and climate at The Arctic University of Norway. The colorful sea creatures live near methane seeps , or cracks in the ocean ...


  5. Indiana to join states suing over new EPA water ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    ... Ferraro said. "What you see is that the Pence administration - along with other Republicans - they are very anti-environment and don't like the Obama administration addressing very critical issues." The law seeks to expand the scope of EPA's ...


  6. Cattle Feed Yard Dust Can Transport Steroids Into EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News

    To beef up their herds, many cattle ranchers give their livestock steroid growth hormones. Manure-laden runoff from cattle feed yards carries these endocrine-disrupting compounds into the environment, where they can adversely affect fish and other wildlife - and taint drinking water supplies.


  7. Global Warming: A Threat to Humanity?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... of drought and serious sea level rise. The EPA report notes the tremendous cost in terms of damage to the U.S. environment, people's health, the country's infrastructure and to coastal properties. It posits two scenarios; one where no action is ...


  8. Andover Man Sentenced For Mishandling ChemicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KAKE

    ... which is classified as a hazardous air pollutant. After becoming aware that the Kansas Department of Health and Environment was investigating the company's waste handling practices, Riley's brother and business partner, Brian J. Riley, allowed some ...


  9. Age difference shows split even more than political partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... opposed nuclear power, but 57 percent of seniors favored it. While the opinions of younger people on energy and environment issues generally dovetailed with those of Democrats, they diverged on some medical issues. Forty-one percent of younger ...


  10. Experts Debunk The Coal Industry's "Energy Poverty" Argument Against The Pope's Climate ActionRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    ... needs and climate concerns," the email said. [ The Guardian , 6/17/15 ] Mainstream Publications Quoted Anti-Environment Group Pushing Energy Poverty Argument. The New York Times , E&E Publishing , and the National Catholic Reporter all published ...


  11. Have Fossil Fuels Diminished the World's Sustainability and Resilience?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    The recent Papal Encyclical on the environment's endorsement of "changes of lifestyle, production and consumption, in order to combata warming," and drastic reductions in carbon dioxide and other emissions is based on the notion that "it is not possible to sustain the present level of consumption in developed countries and wealthier sectors of societya " and that the "exploitation of the planet has already exceeded acceptable limits" . It also reflects the Pontifical Academies of Sciences and Social Sciences ' Declaration which asserts that "Unsustainable consumption coupled with a record human population and the uses of inappropriate technologies are causally linked with the destruction of the world's sustainability and resilience" .


  12. India Will Defy UN On Global Warming And Not Peak CO2 EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... from the U.S. to peak emissions. "The world is not expectinga India to announce its peaking year," India's environment minister Prakash Javadekar told the BBC. "Countries know where India stands and what its requirements [development needs] are and ...


  13. Questions over RampalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... be offloaded to smaller vessels, running the risk of coal spillage and toxic coal dust being released into the environment, Bank Track warned. It also questioned the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), conducted by the Centre for Environment and ...


  14. Democrats, Republicans Disagree on Energy, Global WarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... undercut the reliability of the electricity grid and hamper economic growth. Alan Neuhauser is an energy, environment and STEM reporter for U.S. News & World Report. You can follow him on Twitter or reach him at aneuhauser@usnews.com. Even if you ...


  15. Gas sensors promise advances in Earth scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... Cheng. They said too little is known about microbe-driven processes that play key roles in regulating Earth's environment. Microbes affect soil development, water quality and crop yields, and they also mediate global carbon and nitrogen cycles. They ...


  16. Asia Pacific Cities Summit 2015: Cities must identify strengths, delegates toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canberra Times

    Cities must identify and invest in their strengths as globalisation radically re-shapes the digital trading environment, the Asia Pacific Cities Summit in Brisbane was told on Monday morning. Delegates from Brisbane, Washington, Salt Lake City, Singapore and China explained how their cities identified their strengths to grow their economies.


  17. How Man-made Wetlands Help Treat Mine WastewaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Resource Investing News

    When a mine closes, mining companies must face the challenge of handling contaminated water and returning the surrounding environment to its natural state. One way that some mining companies are handling mine wastewater is through the use of man-made wetlands.


  18. Viewpoint: - we will fight this predator'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... which took three years of hard work. The property the ponies live on here in New Ipswich emulates their natural environment, as do our horsekeeping practices. Because their natural traits are so precious, our goal is to preserve and keep those ...


  19. Apple's Lisa jackson takes on new dutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | MacMinute

    Apple says Lisa Jackson - now vice president of Environment, Policy, and Social Initiatives - will taken on additional duties beyond company related environmental issues. She'll be responsible for all policy initiatives including worldwide government affairs, education, accessibility and social concerns.


  20. Officials: Despite fish kill, no danger to Blount Co. residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1M7M25G Noon 7/6/15. Officials hold press conference to update cleanup and environment impact after last week's train derailment and fire in Blount County (WBIR-Maryville) Despite a fish kill in a Blount County ...