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Gas Prices Haven’t Been This Expensive in 6 Years

Getting to your town's fireworks display will cost you a little more than it has in years past: As of yesterday, a gallon of unleaded gas clocked in at an average $3.67. That's the highest it's been o…

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Warning: This Gas Pump May Cause Drought and Famine

These days, we see warning labels everywhere. These messages tell us to stay away, use extreme caution, or keep things out of the reach of children. But what impact do they really have on our actions?…

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Coffee & Beer? The 6 Weirdest Alternative Fuel Sources

A trip to the gas station is about the most boring task in the modern world. But making fuel is a strange and fantastic journey—for scientists and inventors trying to find sustainable alternatives to …

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Gas, Bloating & Burping 101

Everybody burps, farts and gets a little bloated from time to time. These are all normal parts of your digestive soundtrack. But if you're looking to skip a track or two, it's possible. Watch and find…

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Women’s Digestive Issues

We ALL experience unpleasant digestive issues - diarrhea, constipation, gas and heartburn. Women, however, experience these more often -- about once a month more often. Find out why.…

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Half of America Doesn’t Know What Fracking Is

By Brian Merchant, TreeHugger If you read green news, even if only sporadically, you've heard of "fracking." If you follow progressive politics, you've heard of fracking. If you know much about m…

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9 Ways to Save Gas

  Oh gasoline, how we love to hate you, and hate to depend on you. With all the environmental issues, questionable practices of big oil companies, and the outrageous expense, it can be painful…

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Say Good-Bye To Oil (infographic)

Adéu, 再見, Näkemiin, Au revoir, Auf wiedersehen, Slán, Sayōnara, Adeus, Adiós, Hasta la vista, Adieu, Arrivederci, and in any other language…it’s time to say GOOD-BYE to non-renewabl…

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Obama Announces 54.5 MPG Fuel Economy Standard

By 2025, many Americans will spend significantly less time --- and money --- at the gas pump. Today, President Obama announced an historic agreement that will nearly double the fuel efficiency of c…

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U.S. Senate Votes To End Ethanol Tax Credits

In a 73-27 vote, Senate members from both parties recently voted to put an end to the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) which many said was wasteful and costly in a time of extreme economic…

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