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[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture Anyone Up for a Trip to Iceland? A reader sent me this Airbnb listing...

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THE FED JUST INCHED CLOSER TO ...

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[Translate]   The announcement alarmed left-leaning activists concerned about slow wage growth. Daniel Marans Reporter, The...

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[Translate]   By Juan Cole   TRUTHDIG   President Obama waits to deliver a speech to the African Union on Tuesday in Addis...

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NORWAY PUMPS UP ‘GREEN B...

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[Translate]   By Paul Brown, Climate News Network     Dams create huge reservoirs for hydropower plants in Norway. (Statkraft...

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[Translate]   Basically, a true secret garden for the 21st century. Priscilla Frank Arts Writer, The Huffington Post   “I...

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[Translate] Firefighters responded to reports of smell of oil off Goleta pier Seepage in Santa Barbara Channel is normal but origin...

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[Translate] by Judd Legum CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Andy Loveridge/Wildlife Conservation Research Unit via AP   The brutal killing of...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   Two relatively large earthquakes struck northwest of Oklahoma...

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Noam Chomsky: ‘What Exac...

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[Translate] News & Politics Chomsky challenges all the big assumptions and myths around this deal. Al Jazeera America  via...

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[Translate] INHABITAT     <p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p> The ground floor of the apartment spans 40 square...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture In the early part of the 20th Century, the United States experienced a surge...

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[Translate] More than 1,000 experts and leading robotics researchers sign open letter warning of military artificial intelligence...

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HILLARY CLINTON REFUSES TO TAK...

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[Translate] The Guardian Candidate tells New Hampshire crowd she will not ‘second-guess’ Obama’s pending decision, citing conflict of...

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[Translate]  by Alan Pyke THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/L.M. Otero Former Sen. Phil Gramm (R-TX) with his wife and their son in...

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OBAMA PROPOSES SWEEPING BAN ON...

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[Translate] by Natasha GeilingCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   During a visit to Kenya on Saturday, President Obama announced...

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JAMES HANSEN SPELLS OUT CLIMAT...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP/Dennis Cook   James Hansen and 16 leading climate experts have written a...

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ONE SIMPLE CHART EXPLAINS THE ...

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[Translate] by Emily Atkin CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photos/CHARLIE NEIBERGALL/DENNIS VAN TIN From left to right: Former Maryland...

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[Translate]   Leaving most of the world’s remaining fossil fuels in the ground could prevent worst-case warming, study says....

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WAVING, NOT DROWNING: HOW SOME...

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[Translate] Now, a new study offers hope that some coral reefs will survive rising temperatures and oceans. As water...

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DESIGNING OUTDOOR PUBLIC SPACE...

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[Translate] Metropolis Magazine The vice president of design and marketing at Landscape Forms calls on the outdoor-furniture industry...

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[Translate] THE DIRT by Liz Camuti Globally, 1.24 million people are killed in traffic accidents every year, with more than 90...

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[Translate] Detroit Water Crisis illustration (Illustration by Curt Merlo) As many as 25,000 families are at risk of having their...

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FROM OPIUM WARS TO DARWIN̵...

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[Translate] History has shown us time and time again that we are only human. By Eduardo Galeano   THE NATION 1886 Map of the British...

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An Epic Earthquake Is Predicte...

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[Translate] The “mother of all earthquake faults” is overdue for a megaquake. By Julia Troute / Environmental...

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[Translate] Labyrinths for Healthcare: Ap  by The Dirt Contributor Labyrinths have become increasingly popular in healthcare settings...

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A POST-INDUSTRIAL STONEHENGE R...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  by Liz Camuti As Scotland becomes one of the first countries to run solely on renewable energy, communities...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   by Jared Green All living creatures employ technologies to gain evolutionary advantage. For example, bats have...

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House Votes to Let Monsanto De...

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[Translate] House lawmakers apparently don’t care that 93 percent of Americans are in favor of mandatory labeling of GMOs. By...

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Bill Nye on the Monsanto Eco D...

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[Translate] Environment Monsanto’s glysophate doesn’t just kill weeds — it also kills other plants that pollinator...

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[Translate]   By Robert Reich   TRUTHDIG Jlhopgood / CC BY-ND 2.0 This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s website. Medicare...

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