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How NASA Can Save Us Billions of Gallons of Water
Science & Tech  (tags: water, droughts, snow, California, solutions )

- 103 days ago -
A $1.5 million machine, a small aircraft, and a bunch of ex-ski bums traipsing about in the woods could be the key to a well-irrigated future.
How Israeli Desalination Technology Is Helping Solve CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Devastating Drought
Science & Tech  (tags: Israeli technology, desalination, California, Drought )

- 154 days ago -
California is turning to the a leader in cutting edge desalination technology. A $1b desalination project is underway in San Diego County. It will be the largest desalination plant in the Western Hemisphere. Israeli engineers have been called in .
World's Largest Solar Plant Opens in California Desert
Science & Tech  (tags: solar plant, solar energy, california, desert, Desert Sunlight solar project )

- 240 days ago -
The Southern California desert is now home to the world's largest solar power plant. U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell joined state officials on Monday to open the 550-megawatt Desert Sunlight solar project.
Experts Surprised, Delighted By Baby California Condor (+Video)
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, Big Sur, California, condors, discovery, endangered, environment, good news, habitat destruction, interesting, lead poisoning, news, poaching, science, Ventana Wildlife Society, wildlife )

- 269 days ago -
A pair of California condors have produced a baby, surprising wildlife experts who stated the endangered raptors managed to secretly mate outside their careful monitoring. This discovery is logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Mega Droughts Or Prolonged Droughts (California and Western US) Are A Threat To Civilization
Science & Tech  (tags: California, Western US, Droughts, Wildfires, water shortage, animals, business, climate, environment, habitat, health, investigation, news, NewTechnology, science, technology, world )

- 400 days ago -
California is in the third year of one of the state's worst droughts, one that's led to fierce wildfires, water shortages and restrictions, and potentially staggering agricultural losses.
Occupy Monsanto GCU Field Agents Shutdown GMO Seed Distribution Facility
Science & Tech  (tags: California, Camino, FDA, Madrid, Monsanto, Monsanto Facility, GCU Field Agents, Shutdown GMO Seed Dist. Facility, Sol, USDA )

- 1118 days ago -
Today's protest is the beginning of a series of over 65 different autonomous actions that officially start on September 17, a year since Occupy Wall Street movement began.
A Great Victory for California's Coast and Ocean
Science & Tech  (tags: california, marine protected areas, mlpa, oceans )

- 1214 days ago -
At the end of last week, California, once again, did something no other state in the country had done before - our California Fish and Game Commission voted 3 to 0 to complete a science-based statewide network of marine reserves.
What Should California Do With Its Delta? Speak Up!
Science & Tech  (tags: Science / Clean Water, What, Should, California, Do, With Its, Delta?, Speak Up! )

- 1425 days ago -
Even if you don't live in the Sacramento San Joaquin Delta area, if you live in California, eat grapes or cheese from California, or love birds, you have an interest in what happens to the Delta.
Texas: What Part of NO Don't You Understand?
Science & Tech  (tags: AB32, california, clean energy, clean tech, prop 23, global warming )

- 1832 days ago -
A recent State of the Climate report, compiled by more than 300 scientists in 48 countries, concluded that " warming is undeniable." The last 10 years have been the warmest on record. That decade beat the previous record holder: the 1990s.
California Considers Mandating Energy Storage
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, NewTechnology, wind and solar energy, California )

- 1933 days ago -
The California Assembly has passed legislation that takes the first step to requiring that a percentage of electricity generated in the state be stored. That would allow wind and solar energy to come to the rescue during periods of peak demand.
California Students Await Call From Space Station Crew
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, children, California, involvement, interesting, nasa, science, space, study )

Sally Ann
- 1934 days ago -
About 300 elementary students will be treated to a unique show and tell on June 23 when they speak with astronauts aboard the International Space Station.
7th-Graders Discover Mysterious Cave on Mars
Science & Tech  (tags: Mars, cave, 7TH graders, California, NASA, red planet, Dennis Mitchell, teacher, Evergreen Middle School, Cottonwood, Mars Student Imaging Program, Mars Space Flight Facility, Arizona State University )

- 1934 days ago -
A group of seventh-graders in California has discovered a mysterious cave on Mars as part of a research project to study images taken by a NASA spacecraft orbiting the red planet.
The Big One Is Inevitable. Catastrophe Is Not.(16th Anniversary of Northridge,CA Earthquake)
Science & Tech  (tags: earthquake predictions, California )

- 2090 days ago -
The message for Southern California from the horror in Haiti should be -- but probably won't be -- to prepare for disaster.
California's Quake Alerts Get Major Upgrade
Science & Tech  (tags: seismic monitors, earthquake, California )

- 2121 days ago -
Changes to seismic monitors will provide precious seconds to notify emergency crews, utility officials and, eventually, the public, to brace for shaking.

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