Monthly Archives: December 2016

Happy Holidays from FET

December 22, 2016

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Can science produce a longer lasting Christmas tree?

December 20, 2016

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The year in Zika.

December 20, 2016

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Chinese farmers bolster bird flu defenses as Asia outbreaks, and jitters, spread.

December 20, 2016

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Reuters finds lead levels higher than Flint’s in thousands of locales.

December 20, 2016

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Clearing the air: Health professionals tackle Detroit's asthma epidemic.

December 20, 2016

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The most popular science stories of 2016.

December 20, 2016

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Study tied to food industry tries to discredit sugar guidelines.

December 20, 2016

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The dangers in your dog’s canned food.

December 20, 2016

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Obama said to use 1953 law to block drilling in Arctic, Atlantic.

December 20, 2016

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Can we save the world? Part II.

December 20, 2016

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Cans, chemicals and craft beer.

December 20, 2016

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Who is Faith Spotted Eagle? Indigenous activist trends after receiving 1 electoral vote.

December 20, 2016

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On Isle Royale, Park Service intervenes to save nature.

December 20, 2016

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Green offices make you smarter at work and sleep better at night.

December 20, 2016

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How H+M is trying to balance fast fashion with revolutionary recycling.

December 20, 2016

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On slopes of Kilimanjaro, shift in climate hits coffee harvest.

December 20, 2016

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El Niño on a warming planet may have sparked the Zika epidemic, scientists report.

December 20, 2016

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The baby is getting fed — but what?

December 20, 2016

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New Orleans agrees to pay $13.3 million for police post-Katrina killings.

December 20, 2016

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Many China cities continue to choke as smog gets worse.

December 20, 2016

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Navajo Nation seeks $160 million in damages for Gold King Mine spill.

December 20, 2016

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The Czech Republic – a world of wildlife.

December 20, 2016

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Feminism helps villagers coexist with drought in northeast Brazil.

December 20, 2016

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Trudeau reaches out to indigenous peoples in Canada.

December 20, 2016

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Rubber bits, artificial turf not a cancer risk in Netherlands.

December 20, 2016

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With floods rising, cities enlist nature to tame the risks.

December 20, 2016

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UK seeks to ban plastic microbeads in cosmetics next year.

December 20, 2016

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Bosch expected to settle US Volkswagen diesel claims for $300 million: Source.

December 20, 2016

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Rat study launches new debate over cell radiation and cancer.

December 20, 2016

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QuickTakes 12/15/2016

December 15, 2016

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Sweden's Recycling is so Revolutionary, the Country is Running Out of Trash

December 15, 2016

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Heat, hunger and war force Africans onto a 'road on fire.'

December 15, 2016

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A prescription for awe.

December 15, 2016

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When nature gets sick, so do we.

December 15, 2016

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7,000 miles to salvation.

December 15, 2016

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Beijing issues red alert for severely high air pollution due to incoming smog.

December 15, 2016

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Smokers chased in Beijing as China considers national law.

December 15, 2016

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“Water is Life” preview: A River Lullaby.

December 15, 2016

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Congress OKs Pechanga tribe water rights settlement.

December 15, 2016

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Babies made from three people approved in UK.

December 15, 2016

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“Nightmare” bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics discovered on farm.

December 15, 2016

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Dubai’s teen eco-warrior: 'It was preordained that I'd take care of mother earth.'

December 15, 2016

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US to give 30-year wind farm permits; thousands of eagle deaths seen.

December 15, 2016

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Black coal, thin pickings: China’s miners face decline.

December 15, 2016

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Breathe less … or ban cars: Cities have radically different responses to pollution.

December 15, 2016

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Karen people call for a peace park instead of big hydropower in their homeland. (Part 4 of 5)

December 15, 2016

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Mapping the changes in Europe's drug use.

December 15, 2016

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Anesthesia may harm the brains of children under 3, FDA warns.

December 15, 2016

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Hoosick Falls poised to settle with Saint-Gobain, Honeywell.

December 15, 2016

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Full asbestos ban, changed federal building codes, regulations, coming today.

December 15, 2016

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National Guard halts public events in all lead-contaminated armories.

December 15, 2016

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Thai fishing industry: Abuses continue in unpoliced waters, Greenpeace claims.

December 15, 2016

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Regulators want to clean about 50 lead-tainted homes a week in Vernon.

December 15, 2016

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'The time has never been more urgent': At the world's largest Earth science event.

December 15, 2016

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Study: Miami's causeways highly vulnerable to sea-level rise.

December 15, 2016

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Portland bans new fossil fuel infrastructure in stand against climate change.

December 15, 2016

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Superior soap molecule from renewable sources wins top Dow SISCA prize

December 15, 2016

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Trimming the pork: IonE research guides first major meat industry GHG reductions

December 15, 2016

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4 million Americans could be drinking toxic water and would never know

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cites SB Framing Services after worker dies after falling from roof

December 14, 2016
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Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

December 14, 2016
Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

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Tractor driver charged two years after boy knocked down and killed on Leeds farm – Yorkshire Evening Post

December 14, 2016
Tractor driver charged two years after boy knocked down and killed on Leeds farm – Yorkshire Evening Post

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Cargill salt mine: 13 miners trapped in a lift 900 feet below ground in New York state | Americas | News | The Independent

December 14, 2016
Cargill salt mine: 13 miners trapped in a lift 900 feet below ground in New York state | Americas | News | The Independent

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China Mine Collapse Kills 11

December 14, 2016
China Mine Collapse Kills 11

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UK's largest battery energy storage array comes online

December 14, 2016
UK's largest battery energy storage array comes online

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Three people missing, 100 homes destroyed by Western Australia bushfire

December 14, 2016
Three people missing, 100 homes destroyed by Western Australia bushfire

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Optimized arctic observations for improving weather forecast in the northern sea route

December 14, 2016
Optimized arctic observations for improving weather forecast in the northern sea route

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Indian coal imports slump 34 per cent

December 14, 2016
Indian coal imports slump 34 per cent

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Warm winter melts Dutch skaters' hopes of legendary canal race

December 14, 2016
Warm winter melts Dutch skaters' hopes of legendary canal race

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Bolivia, Peru sign $500 mn deal for Lake Titicaca clean-up

December 14, 2016
Bolivia, Peru sign $500 mn deal for Lake Titicaca clean-up

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Brazil dam burst tailings spill below early estimates

December 14, 2016
Brazil dam burst tailings spill below early estimates

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US officials to drop endangered tag for manatees

December 14, 2016
US officials to drop endangered tag for manatees

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Canadian firm to sue US over Keystone pipeline rejection

December 14, 2016
Canadian firm to sue US over Keystone pipeline rejection

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39 Minnesota projects land UMN clean energy awards

December 14, 2016
39 Minnesota projects land UMN clean energy awards

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Terrestrial Energy banks £5m for molten salt reactor technology

December 14, 2016
Terrestrial Energy banks £5m for molten salt reactor technology

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Siemens Secures 53 MW Scotland Wind Power Order

December 14, 2016
Siemens Secures 53 MW Scotland Wind Power Order

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Call for 50 percent clean energy by 2030

December 14, 2016
Call for 50 percent clean energy by 2030

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Dollar Tree settles with OSHA on outstanding safety issues – Business Insurance

December 14, 2016
Dollar Tree settles with OSHA on outstanding safety issues – Business Insurance

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'Unfrozen': Lake Erie's warmth, lack of January ice rivals the ice-free season of 2011-12

December 14, 2016

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OSHA Further Enlists the Help of the FAA in its Enforcement of Air Safety … – Lexology (registration)

December 14, 2016

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Floating fish farms? Some lawmakers hoping Great Lakes proposal sinks

December 14, 2016

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Is OSHA unconstitutional? – Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) (press release) (blog)

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cites Alliance Laundry in Ripon where machine crushed employee's hand – Minneapolis Star Tribune

December 14, 2016
OSHA cites Alliance Laundry in Ripon where machine crushed employee's hand – Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Climate change study: Lake Superior one of world's fastest warming lakes

December 14, 2016

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OSHA revives controversial safety rules – The Hill

December 14, 2016
OSHA revives controversial safety rules – The Hill

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Groundbreaking OSHA Developments in 2015 to Directly Impact 2016 — and Beyond – IndustryWeek

December 14, 2016
Groundbreaking OSHA Developments in 2015 to Directly Impact 2016 — and Beyond – IndustryWeek

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Michigan's national parks shatter visitor records in 2015

December 14, 2016

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OSHA Continues Pursuit of Corporate-Wide Settlements with Dollar Tree … – Lexology (registration)

December 14, 2016
OSHA Continues Pursuit of Corporate-Wide Settlements with Dollar Tree … – Lexology (registration)

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OSHA: Serial Violator Exposes Employees to Fall Hazards – Occupational Health and Safety

December 14, 2016

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Sustainable Energy and Food Zones Grow Gradually

December 14, 2016
Sustainable Energy and Food Zones Grow Gradually

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Fatal work injury that killed Gerald Thompson was preventable, MN-OSHA cites DSM Excavating

December 14, 2016

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Toward a Happier City — Nagakute Takes on Well-being Indicator Development

December 14, 2016
Toward a Happier City — Nagakute Takes on Well-being Indicator Development

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If we want to advance equity in public health practice, we must address race and power

December 14, 2016

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Japanese Youth to Make Voices Heard at COP21

December 14, 2016
Japanese Youth to Make Voices Heard at COP21

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Lake projects address locks, dredging

December 14, 2016

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If Asian carp reach Great Lakes, what do we do?

December 14, 2016

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Port authority watches over 'Detroit's $300M forgotten economy'

December 14, 2016

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Lake superior sees algal bloom as water temperatures warm

December 14, 2016

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NW Wis. tourist spots hope winter business makes up for stormy summer

December 14, 2016

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