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Dirty Coal Exports Are a 'Global Shell Game'
Environment  (tags: Coal Con Game )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - commondreams.org
A global shell game on fossil fuels. It makes the U.S. appear to be making more progress on global warming than it actually is, because it shifts some of the pollution and the burden for cleaning it up onto another country's balance sheet.
Lack of Oversight, Damaged Tankers Caused West Virginia Chemical Spill
Environment  (tags: West Virginia Spill )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - commondreams.org
Blood frickin mahvelous dahling!
'Climate Criminality': Australia OKs Biggest Coal Mine
Environment  (tags: Oz approve big coal mine )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - commondreams.org
Environmental groups slam decision that will 'dump on' Great Barrier Reef, fuel climate crisis
Wari Geoglyph Found in Southern Peru
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 hours ago - peruthisweek.com
Archaeologists undertaking investigations in the Peruvian region of Arequipa discovered a large geoglyph last December.
Libya Oil-Tanker Fire Blazes Out of Control
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, water, wildlife, world )

Nell
- 14 hours ago - aljazeera.com
"Environmental disaster" feared after rocket lights second oil depot on fire in Tripoli amid militia clashes. A fire from fuel tanks near Tripoli's international airport that has been ignited by rocket attacks is out of control as clashes between rival
'A Threat to Cambodia's Sacred Forests'
Environment  (tags: trees, water, wildlife, Chong, forest, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, Cambodia, animals, money )

David
- 12 hours ago - nytimes.com
In southwest Cambodia, at the foot of the Cardamom Mountains, is a single dirt road that meanders through the heart of the pristine Areng valley. Ten miles down this road, villagers have set up an encampment to stop a hydroelectric dam project . . .
Dinosaurs Could Have Survived The Asteroid, Study Finds
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, discovery, animals, dinosaurs, asteroids, paleontology )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - iflscience.com
The extinction of dinosaurs might be down to "colossal bad luck," a new study has found.
The Prisoners of War Who Grew 33,000 Lettuces
Offbeat  (tags: ww1, food, POW )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
When thousands of British men were interned in Germany at the start of World War One, they rolled up their sleeves and made the best of it. In their prison camp on the River Spree in Berlin,
MPs Bicker Over IPCC Report on Causes of Climate Change
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, climate-change, IPCC, report, UK )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
MPs have endorsed the findings of a UN climate panel that says humans are the dominant cause of global warming.
Please Don't Kill New England's Gray Seals! Tell Rockland, Maine NOT to Kill These Magnificent Mammals!
Animals  (tags: England, Gray seals, Seal Slaughter, Seal hunting )

Slava
- 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Years ago gray seals virtually disappeared in New England til Marine Mammal Protection put a stop to the slaughter. Today Gray Seals are flourishing in natural habitat on the New England coast but residents are asking to allow seals to be hunted again.
 
 
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