MOVE OVER CORN. CACTI CAN POWE...

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[Translate] Shutterstock The little cacti that could By Grist staff Is prickly pear cactus, also known as a witch magic hangover...

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THIS CIVIL ENGINEER IS BUILDIN...

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[Translate] Build Change Look who’s changing the world. By Ana Sofia Knauf GRIST Concrete might as well be part of Elizabeth...

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THE NEIGHBORHOOD WITHIN THE NE...

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[Translate] LifeEdited Staff Architecture Pocket neighborhoods prove that an edited home can take on many shapes and sizes and be...

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DEAR ISIS, WE NEED TO TALK

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[Translate] By Fredrik Elisson and Janine di Giovanni  NEWSWEEK Iraqi soldiers take direction from American trainers during an...

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SOLAR IMPULSE LANDS IN HAWAII ...

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[Translate] Solar power Veteran pilot tested to the limit of endurance on record-breaking solar-powered flight across the Pacific, on...

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The 10 Best & 10 Worst U....

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[Translate] Environment If you’re one of the nearly 200 million Americans who are planning a road trip this summer,...

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SUNSHINE AND NOIR

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[Translate] A new volume of photographs captures the romance, grit, and many contradictions of Los Angeles. Ed Ruscha  METROPOLIS...

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Robert Reich: Something Good F...

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[Translate] A higher overtime threshold will help reverse the trend of inequality. By Robert Reich / AlterNet The following post...

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David Attenborough and Barack ...

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[Translate] Acclaimed naturalist plants – sometimes prickly – questions for U.S. president during visit to White House. By Esther...

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VIDEO: MASSIVE WILDFIRES FORCE...

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[Translate]   Among the many wildfires currently roiling Alaska, Washington and other parts of North America is a series of...

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THIS IS HOW WE ARE SPENDING BI...

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[Translate] by Erica HellersteinTHINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock/Dylan Petrohilos   In early February, Kelly Wortham’s sixth-grade...

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AFTER YEARS OF LITIGATION, BP ...

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[Translate] by Ryan KoronowskiCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   In simultaneous press conferences in Alabama, Louisiana,...

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THIS STARTUP WANTS TO FIX THE ...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   On the surface, James West and Warren Gill might not seem like...

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WESTERN EUROPE SHATTERS TEMPER...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Temperatures sailed across Western Europe Wednesday, as Britain recorded...

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CALIFORNIA CONSERVATION EFFORT...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Water use in the state down in May compared with two years ago after governor ordered mandatory water...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  by J.R. Taylor Green Spaces Make Kids Smarter ­– The Atlantic, 6/16/15 “Spending time in nature is correlated...

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JIM CARREY LEADS CALIFORNIA...

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[Translate] California just outlawed personal exemptions for vaccines. Cue the “Vetoed Parenthood” backlash Mary...

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GEOENGINEERING (CHEMTRAILS) IN...

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[Translate] On July 15th, 2014, citizens from Northern California rallied to create the largest attendance ever at the Shasta County...

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WHAT ARE CHEMTRAILS, AND SHOUL...

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[Translate] by Jane McGrath  HOW STUFF WORKS Flight Image Gallery Is there something sinister in airplane contrails? See more flight...

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Big Texas Oil and Gas Torpedo ...

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[Translate] Environment The people spoke and were promptly ignored. By Reynard Loki / AlterNet Following litigation from corporate...

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BILL GATES PLANT TO INVEST $2 ...

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[Translate] by Samantha Page CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Screenshot via The Financial Times   Bill Gates, Microsoft founder and the...

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THE WEST IS LITERALLY ON FIRE,...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news...

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CHART: THE ANIMALS THAT ARE MO...

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[Translate] Wonkblog By Christopher Ingraham Are you afraid of sharks? You should be, what with their insatiable appetite and 15 rows...

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PROTEST IS THE NEW TERROR: HOW...

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[Translate]   By Derek Royden, Occupy.com | News Analysis It’s well established that the FBI surveilled civil rights and other...

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WORLD’S FORESTS ARE FRAG...

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[Translate]   By David Edwards, The Conversation | News Analysis   Much of the Earth was once cloaked in vast forests, from the...

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What’s next for Californ...

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[Translate] By JULIA HOROWITZ Associated Press Videos California Passes Mandatory Vaccine Bill    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) —...

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NEW LAWSUIT SAYS CLEAN WATER R...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: CLIMATE PROGRESS Sixteen states filed lawsuits Monday aimed at blocking the...

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TWO OF THE WORLD’S LARGE...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP/Jacquelyn Martin   On Tuesday, Brazil and the United States announced a joint...

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GREECE DOESN’T HAVE TO E...

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[Translate]   By Paul Krugman — NYTIMES Op-Ed (Image: SCHRANK; England/CartoonArts International/The New York Times Syndicate)...

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ENVIRONMENTALISTS REMAIN HOPEF...

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[Translate] Kate Sheppard HUFFINGTON POST WASHINGTON — While the Supreme Court’s Monday ruling on mercury standards was a...

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