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Oil Drilling In Utah
Environment  (tags: oil, conservation, land, land auction )

- 3447 days ago -
A plan to auction drilling rights on 110,000 acres of red rock public land in Utah has many conservation groups calling it a holiday present from the Bush administration. Wyatt Andrews has more. © 2008 CBS News
Fire Destroys 100 Homes, Injures 4 in SoCal Town
Environment  (tags: disaster, wild fire, fire )

- 3481 days ago -
Fire crews are working feverishly to push back a wind-whipped wildfire that has destroyed at least 100 homes and a college dormitory in upscale Montecito, California. © 2008 Associated Press
Street Team '08: Drill Debate Rocks the Rockies
Environment  (tags: drilling, rockies, debate, environment )

- 3540 days ago -
Trevor of CO scours his home state in search for answers about domestic drilling. Is it worth the destruction of our nation's natural beauty? Produced for MTV's Choose or Lose Street Team '08 at (Sept. 15) © 2008 The Associated Press
Hurricane Ike Gains Strength in the Gulf
Environment  (tags: hurricane, Ike, storms, texas )

- 3545 days ago -
Hurricane Ike continues to gain strength as it moves through the Gulf of Mexico. The storm is now a category two hurricane, and is expected to strengthen before plowing into Texas. (Sept. 11) © 2008 The Associated Press
UK Emissions Higher Than Thought
Environment  (tags: UK, climatechange, CO2emissions )

- 3586 days ago -
Greenhouse gas emissions from the UK are much higher than previously thought, according to two reports. © 2008 BBC
Plans for New Native Forest
Environment  (tags: UK, woodland, forests )

- 3589 days ago -
Conservationists are planning a new forest of trees native to the UK near St Albans in Hertfordshire. © 2008 BBC
North Pole May Be Ice Free This Summer Or Next
Environment  (tags: ocean, north pole, melting ice, global warming )

- 3618 days ago -
Scientists said that the North Pole may completely melt away -- that's ice free -- through this summer or the next summer. Scientists had this prediction before, but it was for 2050 to 2100, and now the scientists have changed their mind by updating this
Yahoo Google Under Search Test Scrutiny
Environment  (tags: Yahoo, Google, antitrust, law, monopoly, advertising, search )

- 3685 days ago -
The US Justice Department is investigating possible antitrust implications of Googles 2 week test with Yahoo. A source tells Reuters that the Justice Department is concerned the test might violate anti trust law. A second source said the concern was about
Go-Green Products Claimed To Be Eco-Friendly Weren't So
Environment  (tags: green, products, eco-friendly )

- 3726 days ago -
Is this true that 99% of eco-friendly products out there in the market were not so eco-friendly? So it means that the fact wasn't the fact, and go-green products were fraudulently marketed by the marketers. If this is all true, then next time you bought
Connection Breaks, Mass Extinction Can Occur
Environment  (tags: extinction, science )

- 3742 days ago -
By the end of this century, the expected number for the Earth's population is around 9 to 10 billion humans. Earth is a huge place in human term. Is Earth big enough for everything? Let assume it is for now. Can Earth thrives as humans
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