The Smarter, Simpler Smartphon...

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[Translate] David Friedlander LIFE EDITED If you’re like me, you have a somewhat conflicted relationship with your smartphone....

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Borderland Deaths of Migrants ...

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[Translate]   By Bethania Palma Markus, Truthout | Report Undocumented migrants pass a boy between two cars on a moving northbound...

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John Oliver: America Is a Usel...

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[Translate]    TRUTHDIG Posted on Jul 28, 2014 Screen shot/YouTube Utter indifference to the fact that the United States has in its...

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This gigantic urban “skyfarm” ...

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[Translate] By Jim Meyer  GRIST Aprilli Design Studio I know what you’re thinking, but Skyfarm is not the latest Tom Cruise sci-fi...

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In Michigan, the drilling wars...

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[Translate] By Heather Smith  GRIST NASA Goddard Space Flight Center I’ve been in Michigan for the last few days, researching...

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What is climate change doing t...

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[Translate] By Joanne Silberner   GRIST Amelia Bates About a year ago, I started wondering about the impact of climate change on...

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The Dizzying Heights of Hong K...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Holly Chan & Christopher Dewolf All photos © Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze The following...

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Discovering Cape Cod’s M...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Anthony Flint The Hatch House in Wellfleet, an unlikely enclave of Modernist design All...

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You Can’t Taper a Ponzi ...

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[Translate]   By Ellen Brown, The Web of Debt Blog | News Analysis  TRUTHOUT Federal Reserve Borad Chairwoman Janet Yellen speaks at...

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Legislators, Corporations Gath...

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[Translate] AP/John Hanna by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS After maintaining a low profile for decades, the American Legislative...

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Exposing Monsanto: Herbicide L...

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[Translate]  By Jeff Ritterman, M.D., Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup, with...

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5 of the Most Widely Believed ...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers   From killer microwave ovens to banned 300-mpg cars, here’s the scoop behind the...

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Natural Gas Won’t Rescue...

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[Translate] Fracking   Tom Dispatch / By Naomi Oreskes   via ALTERNET It’s time to quit the wishful thinking about natural gas....

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A Technicolor Sea of Nemophila...

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[Translate] 07/25/2014 by Jared Green  THE DIRT Imagine being immersed in a sea of blue, but on land. At the Hitachi Seaside Park in...

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A New Vision for Pennsylvania ...

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[Translate] 07/28/2014 by Yoshi Silverstein   THE DIRT Pennsylvania Avenue has one of the nation’s most famous addresses – The White...

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Whatever happened to: bamboo c...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Living / Sustainable Fashion via Treehugger/ bamboo clothing TreeHugger is ten years old this...

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5 ways to improve global food ...

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[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot)  TREEHUGGER Science / Sustainable Agriculture © Manon Verchot || Rice farmers in Malang,...

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Coastal wetlands could protect...

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[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot)   TREEHUGGER Science / Natural Sciences © Manon Verchot || Coastal wetland Brooklyn Bridge...

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UK Supermarket To Use Food Was...

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[Translate] The Huffington Post  | By Jonathan Feldman Where does all the leftover food go when the grocery store closes at the end...

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NOT IN MY BACKYARD – FLA...

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[Translate] Coal Exports Are ‘Single Biggest Flaw In U.S. Climate Policy,’ Former EPA Official Warns  | By By DINA...

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My party has lost its soul: Bi...

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[Translate] A former Clinton aide on how Democrats lost their way chasing Wall Street cash, and new populism the party needs Bill...

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You’d scream, too, if you were...

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[Translate] By Alex Park  GRIST Cross-posted from Mother Jones Climate change is melting ice at both ends of the planet – just ask...

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[Translate] “The past year has offered an odd object lesson in historical redundancy. The 50th anniversaries of major points in the...

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Is Marriage Becoming Obsolete ...

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[Translate]   Sex & Relationships   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore New research reveals deep ambivalence about marriage...

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The Corporate Takeover of R...

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[Translate]   By Clarissa A León, AlterNet | News Analysis (Image: All natural, bar code via Shutterstock)Walk through your local...

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Brown’s Anticonservation...

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[Translate]   By Paul Rockwell, Truthout | Op-Ed Part of the Carquinez Strait separating the delta of the Sacramento River from the...

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Chicago’s “climate change magg...

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[Translate] The effects of climate change get very real in the city’s South Side Lindsay Abrams   SALON.COM (Credit:...

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Strange bedfellows: Putin, the...

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[Translate] So-called radicals who side with the Russian despot on Ukraine are stuck in a poisoned Cold War narrative Andrew...

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No, ISIS Isn’t Ordering Female...

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[Translate] by Hayes Brown THINK PROGRESS Shakir Waheib, a senior member of the al-Qaida breakaway group Islamic State of Iraq and...

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The Colorado River Basin Has L...

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[Translate]   by Jeff Spross CLIMATE PROGRESS The dry bed of the Stevens Creek Reservoir is seen on Thursday, March 13, 2014, in...

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