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On zombies, struldbrugs, and other horrors of the scientific literature

August 19, 2021

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4 ways extreme heat hurts the economy

August 19, 2021

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The State of the Market for Carbon Removal in 2021

August 19, 2021

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Environmental impact of bottled water ‘up to 3,500 times greater than tap water’

August 19, 2021

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Troubled waters: How high fish mortality and poor animal welfare threaten the profitability of aquaculture

August 19, 2021

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U.S. declares first Western reservoir water shortage, triggering cuts

August 18, 2021

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Corporate carbon offsets get reexamined as U.S. wildfires rage

August 17, 2021

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Amory Lovins: Decarbonizing industry isn’t just about costs, it’s about profits

August 17, 2021

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A farmer offers a stark time-lapse portrait of his family’s land over a lifetime

August 17, 2021

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More women than ever are starting careers in science

August 17, 2021

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Australian winery turning smoke tainted grapes into spirits

August 17, 2021

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To save a huge, 24-armed sea creature, scientists become loving foster parents

August 17, 2021

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The seas are rising. Could oysters help?

August 17, 2021

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Webinar: How to Build the Carbon Removal Market We Need

August 17, 2021

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Amazon launches new resale programs to cut down warehouse waste

August 17, 2021

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Climate change to bring more intense storms across Europe

August 17, 2021

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Waste-to-energy supporters aim to ‘clear the air,’ reposition technology as landfill alternative

August 17, 2021

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Not declaring the Great Barrier Reef as ‘in danger’ only postpones the inevitable

August 17, 2021

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The US power sector is halfway to net zero emissions, but it gets harder now, analysts say

August 17, 2021

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A critical ocean system may be heading for collapse due to climate change, study finds

August 17, 2021

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Is your long-lasting makeup toxic? Study raises concerns about PFAS in cosmetics.

August 17, 2021

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Whisky powered trucks? Scottish distillery launches transport fleet fueled by whisky waste

August 17, 2021

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Why we should build for wildlife as well as people

August 17, 2021

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SEC may require climate risk disclosures in expanded 10-Ks: Gensler

August 17, 2021

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The professor who assigns value to nature — then persuades world leaders to save it

August 17, 2021

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What’s driving the huge blooms of brown seaweed piling up on Florida and Caribbean beaches?

August 17, 2021

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Opinion: As climate risk disclosures loom, US utilities must not evade accountability

August 17, 2021

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This porous pavement helps prevent flooding by absorbing rain

August 17, 2021

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Sylvan Lake Dam overdue for updates; officials offer ‘nature-based solutions’ to combat increased rainfall, climate change effects

August 17, 2021

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Earth’s energy budget is out of balance – here’s how that’s warming the climate

August 17, 2021

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Of ground squirrels and chipmunks: Putting their place and status in Illinois in perspective

August 17, 2021

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A Black community in Northeast D.C. is surrounded by industrial pollution. The city plans to add more.

August 17, 2021

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Scientists study the genetics of invasive mussels seeking ways to turn off the genes that allow them to spread and survive

August 17, 2021

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Windbreaks may improve wind farm power

August 17, 2021

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Stanford University creates new school for study of climate and sustainability

August 17, 2021

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Deloitte rolls out climate education program to its 330,000 employees

August 16, 2021

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Webinar: The Energy Trifecta: Finding the Right Energy Balance for Your Organization

August 16, 2021

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Webinar: Inspiring Employees to Join the Net-Zero World

August 16, 2021

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Hot Zones: Urban Heat Islands

August 16, 2021

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Biden’s climate plans are stunted after dejected experts fled Trump

August 16, 2021

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Scientists expected thawing wetlands in Siberia’s permafrost. What they found is ‘much more dangerous.’

August 16, 2021

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Regenerative agriculture won’t solve the fashion industry’s pollution problems

August 16, 2021

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New tool aims to give greater oversight to greenhouse gas emissions

August 16, 2021

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Cities aren’t the wildlife ‘deserts’ scientists once feared

August 16, 2021

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Smartphone screens effective sensors for soil or water contamination

August 16, 2021

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IPCC report: how to make global emissions peak and fall – and what’s stopping us

August 16, 2021

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On climate change, Republicans are open to some policy approaches, even as they assign the issue low priority

August 16, 2021

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Paper: Some birds steal hair from living mammals

August 16, 2021

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Catholic environmental movement adopts new name in push to inspire action

August 16, 2021

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Cook Forest Preserve youth program aims to diversify conservation workforce

August 16, 2021

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These self-described trolls tackle climate disinformation on social media with wit and memes

August 16, 2021

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ECOSTRESS data incorporated into new wildfire response tool

August 16, 2021

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EPA asked to stop barring employees from sharing scientific findings with each other

August 13, 2021

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Petco Sustainability Vendor Summit to support continued expansion of sustainable pet products

August 13, 2021

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The Guardian launches new series on the critical role of companies in the climate crisis

August 13, 2021

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The sustainable supply chain: Delivering better outcomes for patients and the environment

August 13, 2021

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Dangerous ‘forever chemicals’ found in drinking water of thousands of Illinois residents

August 13, 2021

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There’s something in the water and it’s killing America’s national bird

August 13, 2021

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Male fertility is declining – studies show that environmental toxins could be a reason

August 13, 2021

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There’s a $218 billion design problem sitting in your fridge right now

August 13, 2021

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New IUCN green status launched to help species ‘thrive, not just survive’

August 13, 2021

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Pilots needed! Help enhance the new green and sustainable chemistry modules

August 12, 2021

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Climate Fwd: A future with dangerous warming locked in

August 11, 2021

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A naturally inspired, reusable system that purifies water and builds itself

August 11, 2021

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Shady ships: Retail giants pollute communities and climate with fossil-fueled ocean shipping

August 11, 2021

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Key trends impacting fisheries and aquaculture in the United States

August 11, 2021

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A Caltech scientist has apologized for damaging a sacred site. Is it enough?

August 11, 2021

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FSU researchers discover pine sap-based plastic, a potential change for future of sustainable materials

August 11, 2021

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Crafty cockatoos master dumpster diving and teach each other

August 11, 2021

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Waste not: How the pandemic shifted shoppers’ sustainability priorities

August 11, 2021

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Indiana to test highways that can charge moving EVs

August 11, 2021

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What’s the true cost of shipping all your junk across the ocean?

August 11, 2021

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Listen to Coastal Hazards Specialist Vidya Balasubramanyam on the Teach Me About the Great Lakes podcast

August 11, 2021

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EPA PFAS action sees much broader scope than in past

August 11, 2021

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New York City’s hidden old-growth forests

August 11, 2021

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Black birders harness social media to push for field safety

August 11, 2021

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Student’s Pig and Pines Project aims to find waste solutions

August 11, 2021

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High concentrations of ‘forever’ chemicals being released from ice melt into the Arctic Ocean

August 11, 2021

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IPCC says Earth will reach temperature rise of about 1.5℃ in around a decade. But limiting any global warming is what matters most

August 11, 2021

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MnTAP 2021 Virtual Intern Symposium

August 11, 2021

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IPCC WGI Interactive Atlas

August 9, 2021

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Major U.K. science funder to require grantees to make papers immediately free to all

August 9, 2021

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Green Scissors

August 9, 2021

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Geocaching while Black: Outdoor pastime reveals racism and bias

August 9, 2021

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Athens will be the first European city to appoint a chief heat officer

August 9, 2021

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Solar, efficiency money trickles into damaged Minneapolis neighborhoods

August 9, 2021

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Dogs’ medical records are helping machine learning researchers track ticks

August 9, 2021

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Venice says no to cruise ships

August 9, 2021

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U.S. seeks to speed rooftop solar growth with instant permits

August 9, 2021

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EPA releases Cyanobacteria Assessment Network (CyAN) web tool to help monitor water quality

August 9, 2021

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The truth behind corporate climate pledges

August 9, 2021

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This Vermont utility is revolutionizing its power grid to fight climate change. Will the rest of the country follow suit?

August 9, 2021

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Microplastics quantified with crime scene adhesive tape

August 9, 2021

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IPCC report: global emissions must peak by 2025 to keep warming at 1.5°C – we need deeds not words

August 9, 2021

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234 scientists read 14,000+ research papers to write the IPCC climate report – here’s what you need to know and why it’s a big deal

August 9, 2021

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What it really means for companies to be carbon neutral

August 6, 2021

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Pokemon GO for climate action successfully funded on Kickstarter

August 6, 2021

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Just Salad poised to take zero-waste dining nationwide

August 5, 2021

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Schoeller Allibert ‘three-fold approach’ to closing the loop

August 5, 2021

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Pop the corks! This sparkling wine now gives off flavor notes of sustainability

August 5, 2021

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