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Taking a Different Approach to Fighting Climate Change

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

The research of Narasimha Rao, a Yale professor, shows that reducing inequality could improve our ability to mitigate some of the worst effects on the environment.
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After Brazil's Summer of Fire, the Militarization of the Amazon Remains

After Brazil's Summer of Fire, the Militarization of the Amazon Remains

16 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Bolsonaro sent the troops to put out the flames, but now they may be looking to other enemies.
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Emilia Clarke Says She's Had to Fight Over Nude Scenes After Leaving Game of Thrones

17 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair   |   2 articles

The actor also revealed during a recent podcast appearance that she felt pressured to perform nude scenes on the show-and that she credits Jason Momoa for protecting her “in an...
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Endangered whales react to environmental changes

19 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Some 'canaries' are 50 feet long, weigh 70 tons, and are nowhere near a coal mine. But the highly endangered North Atlantic right whale is sending the same kind of message...
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The World's Winds Are Speeding Up

22 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The trend contradicts concerns of a “global stilling,” with implications for wind energy
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Atoms, molecules or even living cells can be manipulated with light beams

22 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Special light beams can be used to manipulate molecules or small biological particles. However, these optical tweezers only work with objects in empty space. Any disturbing...
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Amazon Deforestation in Brazil Rose Sharply on Bolsonaro's Watch

1 day ago   |   NY Times

President Jair Bolsonaro has scaled back efforts to fight illegal logging, mining and farming, which have led to widespread destruction in the world's largest rainforest.
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Women's Leadership Symposium inspires growth, diversity

Women's Leadership Symposium inspires growth, diversity

1 day ago   |   Air Force

The two-day event drew more than 250 attendees from across the command. The symposium featured keynote speakers, issue-focused panels and collaborative networking discussions...
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California to Stop Buying From Automakers That Backed Trump on Emissions

1 day ago   |   NY Times

California, hitting back at automakers that sided with President Trump, will not buy from manufacturers that do not recognize its authority to set emissions standards.
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The Fight for the Reindeer

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

Scandinavia's Sami people, who had herded reindeer for generations, had never been protesters. Until now
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Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House...

Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House impeachment hearings

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Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

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Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as ‘factcheck account' during election debate

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Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

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A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake

A $100 Kohl's coupon circulating online is fake

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