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A mother bear and her cub were relocated Friday after taking refuge in a tree a few blocks from an elementary school in Santa Fe. Officials want to remind people to never feed bears and to remember to take pet food and bird feeders indoors overnight.
LaDuke and the riders had completed a day of intense horseback riding from the northern Aitkin County town of Palisade. Palisade is located along the banks of the Mississippi River, where Enbridge plans to place part of the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline.
The latest theory says that a naturally-occurring, 30-year cycle in the Atlantic Ocean is behind the slowdown in the rise of global temperatures. Researchers say this slow-moving current could continue to divert heat into the deep seas for another decade.
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When a colony of honeybees reaches the first stage in its reproductive cycle it builds a special type of comb used for rearing male reproductive bees, called drones. But what triggers that first stage?
Right now, a Texas company called Green Hunter is seeking federal approval for a dock to unload up to a million gallons of fracking waste from barges on the Ohio River. Today is the last day we have to stop this from happening.
Neotropical migrants, including Ovenbirds, face a gauntlet of threats as they migrate; large numbers are killed by collisions with buildings and communications towers, and feral and free-ranging pet cats kill many others. Wintering Ovenbirds find refuge->
"It is common knowledge in the climate change science community that gov'ts of the world should plan for a one-meter rise in sea levels by the end of this century. What isn't commonly known is that there could be a greater rise than that before 2100."
Earthworks, a nonprofit which works to protect communities from the impacts of mineral and fossil fuel extraction and promote sustainable energy development, has released a new report showing that the flaring of natural gas waste in just two shale plays,