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Confused Koala Discovers His Home Has Been Cut Down
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- 1797 days ago -
This koala looks rather sad. But who can blame him? According to Australia's Wildlife Information, Rescue and Education Service (WIRES), the sub-adult male koala was recently discovered sitting atop the remnants of what was once his home in Vittoria
Natural Gas a Weak Weapon Against Climate Change, New Study Asserts
Science & Tech  (tags: Natural Gas a Weak Weapon Against Climat, New Study Asserts )

- 2196 days ago -
Nathan Myhrvold found "some really counterintuitive results" when he and study coauthor Ken Caldeira set out to see what the climate effect would be if the world switched from coal power plants (like the one seen above in West Virginia) to natural gas
Solar Energy Brings Food, Water, and Light to West Africa
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar Energy Brings Food, Water, Light to West Africa )

- 2196 days ago -
In Kalalé, Benin, a man tends to a photovoltaic panel that powers a solar drip irrigation system. The project by the Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF) greatly improved food production (below) in the arid village. Now SELF aims to expand solar electricific
What Made 30 Dolphins Come Ashore in Brazil?
Science & Tech  (tags: What made 30 dolphins come ashore in Bra )

- 2201 days ago -
It was just another day on the beach for holidaymakers off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, when a pod of about 30 dolphins swam ashore on Monday. Beachgoers quickly came to the rescue, rushing into the sea and dragging the dolphins by their fins and
Near-Extinct Monkeys Found in Colombian Park
Science & Tech  (tags: Near-Extinct, Monkeys, Found in, Colombian, Park )

- 2243 days ago -
A new population of one of the world's rarest primates--the brown spider monkey (Ateles hybridus)--has been found in Colombia's Selva de Florencia National Park, conservationists announced this week.
It's Evolution: Nature of Prejudice, Aggression Different for Men and Women
Science & Tech  (tags: It's evolution: Nature of prejudice, aggression, different, for men, women )

- 2246 days ago -
Prejudice against people from groups different than their own is linked to aggression for men and fear for women, suggests new research led by Michigan State University scholars.
NASA: Climate Change May Bring Big Ecosystem Changes
Science & Tech  (tags: climate-change, NASA: Climate, Change, May, Bring, Big, Ecosystem, Changes )

- 2284 days ago -
Pasadena, CA - By 2100, global climate change will modify plant communities covering almost half of Earth's land surface and will drive the conversion of nearly 40 percent of land-based ecosystems from one major ecological community type - such as forest
Shocking Revelation: EPA Declares 'Fracking May Be To Blame For Causing Groundwater Pollution'
Science & Tech  (tags: Shocking Revelation:, EPA Declares, 'Fracking May, Be To, Blame For, Causing, Groundwater, Pollution' )

- 2291 days ago -
If your water tastes polluted, smells polluted, and makes you feel polluted, then damn it it's polluted. I guess they figured that out finally. They being the field sampling and lab testing experts under contract to USEPA. The reports that
Causes of Global Warming
Science & Tech  (tags: Causes, of, Global, Warming )

- 2317 days ago -
Scientists have spent decades figuring out what is causing global warming. They've looked at the natural cycles and events that are known to influence climate. But the amount and pattern of warming that's been measured can't be explained by these factors
With Record Heating Oil Prices Expected, Homes Dash to Gas
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, With Record, Heating, Oil Prices, Expected, Homes, Dash, to Gas )

- 2316 days ago -
An early snowstorm stunned the northeastern United States last month, but a far worse chill may strike when the winter fuel bills arrive: Home heating oil prices there are expected to hit record highs in the next three months. The news casts a pall over
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