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[Translate] Bob Simpson By Joseph Erbentraut   grist This story was originally published by Huffington Post and is reproduced here as...

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Forget Vaccines: If You’re Rea...

Feb 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin THINK PROGRESS Science does not say this will increase your child’s risk of autism. CREDIT: Shutterstock...

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What a 20-year biomass battle ...

Feb 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Brentin Mock   GRIST It’s well-established that the Environmental Protection Agency has been quite...

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FEDS CHARGE DUKE ENERGY WITH V...

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[Translate]  |  By By MICHAEL BIESECKER and MITCH WEISS RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges...

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A Chemical-Free Park Sounds Li...

Feb 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment The transition to chemical-free parks was not so simple to pull off for the town of Durango. By Jill...

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Like a Bad Neighbor, Chevron I...

Feb 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   The Aug. 6, 2012, fire at Chevron’s Richmond, Calif., refinery was the latest in a long list of failures. By Leo...

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THESE COUNTRIES ARE MAKING POL...

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[Translate] By James West  GRIST This story was reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Solving climate change is...

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ARCTIC MELTING OPENS SEA ROUTE...

Feb 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The shadow of a ship passing through the Arctic’s fabled...

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CORAL REEFS ARE ABOUT TO CRASH...

Jan 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  GRIST Michael Emerson By Tom Philpott on 28 Jan 2015 2:08 pm 0 comments Cross-posted from Mother Jones Coral reefs cover...

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TONGUE IN CHEEK? NATURE DOCUME...

Jan 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Watch this nature doc on the majestic tar-sands pipeline By Sam Bliss GRIST Who doesn’t love a nature documentary about...

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“Dude, why didn’t you just sue...

Jan 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Salon speaks with embattled biologist Tyrone Hayes, subject of a new mini-documentary by Jonathan Demme Lindsay Abrams...

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This horror film is about K-Cu...

Jan 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Darby Minow Smith  GRIST K-Cups are a terrible invention. Keurig took something as simple, delicious, and cheap as...

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How Close do You Live to Ameri...

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[Translate] by John Light  MOYERS The massive Plant Scherer near Juliette, Ga. puts 21.3 million metric tons of carbon dioxide into...

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‘Who’s Going To Bu...

Dec 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  |  By MITCH WEISS and MICHAEL BIESECKER ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Developer Richard Green had nearly everything in place to...

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Groundbreaking Biofuel Project...

Dec 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG Photo by Bobby Mckay (CC BY-ND 2.0) If researchers succeed in using algae to harvest precious heavy metals in...

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Villains who poisoned W. Va. d...

Dec 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] dogberryjr By Sam Bliss   GRIST Remember back in January when a chemical spill poisoned drinking water for 300,000 West...

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2014 was stuffed with good foo...

Dec 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Adelina W By Nathanael Johnson  GRIST The food movement has done a great job winning the hearts and minds of eaters, but...

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Obama blows a chance to crack ...

Dec 24, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Code Pink Phoenix Weak ass on coal ash By Ben Adler   GRIST On Friday, the Obama administration quietly passed up an...

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The shameful, disgusting reaso...

Dec 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The vibrant natural wonder used to be all blue. Then tourists came along… Lindsay Abrams  SALON.COM Topics:...

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America’s Second-Biggest Form ...

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[Translate]   by Emily Atkin CLIMATE PROGRESS Coal ash swirls on the surface of the Dan River. CREDIT: AP Photo/Gerry Broome The...

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Earth Faces Sixth ‘Great Extin...

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[Translate] The Guardian / By Robin McKie  VIA ALTERNET ast number of species to vanish from the wild. Photo Credit: Wikimedia...

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This guy thinks mushrooms can ...

Dec 12, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] SHROOMS WIZ By Sara Bernard GRIST “On a scale of ‘Button Mushroom’ to ‘Mature Mushroom,’” says Peter McCoy without irony,...

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Coal giant exploits the global...

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[Translate] Anton Ivanov / Shutterstock By David Roberts   GRIST The outlook for coal — especially thermal coal, the kind used to...

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It’s Time for Obama to Tighten...

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[Translate]   By Andrew C. Revkin   NYTDOT Photo An oil storage tank looks unremarkable through a conventional camera but can be...

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These photos of China’s toxic ...

Nov 22, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By James West Cross-posted from Climate Desk During the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Beijing,...

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This Town Was Named After A Co...

Nov 20, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] In this April 25, 2014 photo, Bryant Gobble, left, hugs his wife, Sherry Gobble, right, as they look from their yard...

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Cultivating Climate Justice: B...

Nov 19, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Antonia Bruno, Zero Waste World | Op-Ed The streets ofBeloHorizonte were filled with singing, dancing, chanting, and...

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This map shows where we’ve scr...

Nov 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock Here be ocean acidification By Amelia Urry   grist   We’ve gotten a lot better at mapping the oceans since...

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When the Shale Runs Dry: A Loo...

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[Translate]   Fracking   Thousands of oil and gas wells abandoned, uncapped, and often leaking into the waters near Bradford, If you...

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Scientists Just Discovered How...

Oct 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily AtkinCLIMATE PROGRESS A jar holding waste water from hydraulic fracturing is held up to the light at a recycling...

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