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The Past January, February and March Each Set a Global Heat Record

Our planet is getting warmer and warmer at an alarming pace, NOAA researchers show in a recent report
by Laura Sinpetru, April 20th, 2015
 

US Federal Government OKs Shell's Plans to Drill for Oil in the Arctic

This week, the Department of the Interior announced plans to open 30 million acres of the Chukchi Sea for oil drilling
by Laura Sinpetru, April 2nd, 2015
 

Oil Platform in the Gulf of Mexico Catches Fire, the Flames Kill 4

Another 16 people were injured and 302 had to be evacuated, details Mexican state-owned petroleum company Pemex
by Laura Sinpetru, April 2nd, 2015
Clouded Leopard Cubs Born at Zoo Miami in the US Are Totally Adorbs

Clouded Leopard Cubs Born at Zoo Miami in the US Are Totally Adorbs

by Laura Sinpetru, April 1st, 2015
The cubs were born towards the beginning of March to mother Serai and dad Rajasi, vets say they are perfectly healthy
 

H&M Wants to Turn Old Socks and Shirts into Brand New Ones

The goal is to reduce waste by using the recovered fibers to make brand new clothes, the clothing giant explains
by Laura Sinpetru, April 1st, 2015
 

There's Ozone in the Air We Breathe and It's Messing Us Up, Study Warns

Evidence indicates exposure to ozone can affect the lungs and the heart, even reduce fertility in women
by Laura Sinpetru, March 30th, 2015
 

Record High Temperature Reported at Research Base in Antarctica

Just last week, the temperature at Esperanza Base in Antarctica reached 17.5 degrees Celsius (63.5 degrees Fahrenheit)
by Laura Sinpetru, March 30th, 2015
 

US Federal Government Approves Killing of Critically Endangered Rhinos

There are about 5,000 black rhinos left, the Fish and Wildlife Service just authorized the killing of two of them
by Laura Sinpetru, March 27th, 2015
 

Radiation Leak at US Nuclear Waste Dump Caused by Wrong Cat Litter

Cat litter is great at absorbing nuclear waste, folks at New Mexico's underground dump unfortunately used the wrong kind
by Laura Sinpetru, March 27th, 2015
Solar Power Makes for More Eco-Friendly British Bananas

Solar Power Makes for More Eco-Friendly British Bananas

by Laura Sinpetru, March 9th, 2015
Major shipping company installs solar system on the roof of one of its import facilities in the city of Portsmouth
 

Solar-Powered Plane Embarks on Historic Round-the-World Trip

The plane took off from the Al Bateen Executive Airport in the United Arab Emirates just a few hours ago
by Laura Sinpetru, March 9th, 2015
 

Kim Kardashian Dresses Daughter North West in Fur, PETA Goes Bananas

The animal rights activists sure hate it when folks put on fur coats, this time they lashed out at Kim and her daughter
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2015
 

How Stopping at a Red Light Can Give You Cancer or Heart Disease

Study finds that, when stopped at red lights, drivers are exposed to worryingly high concentrations of air pollutants
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2015
 

Coal Mine Undergoes Extreme Green Makeover, Becomes a Wind Farm

The wind farm has an energy generating capacity of 500kW, produces enough power to meet the demand of 1,000 homes
by Laura Sinpetru, February 2nd, 2015
 
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