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sciencealert.com — Yet another alarming milestone of humanity's damaging effect on the environment has now officially been reached – crossing a barrier into a hot, polluted future like the planet hasn't witnessed in millions of years. Full Article >>
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sciencealert.com — Along the Black River in North Carolina, bald cypress trees have been quietly growing for millennia. Quite literally so: Scientists recently found trees over 2,000 years old - including one that is at least 2,624 years old. That makes it the fifth-oldest known non-clonal tree in the world. (Utah's …
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nbcnews.com — “We are eroding the very foundations of our economies, livelihoods, food security, health and quality of life worldwide.” A sweeping report assessing the state of the natural world found that humans are having an “unprecedented” and devastating effect on global biodiversity, with about 1 million …
07.05.2019 0 comments From Alex
abcnews.go.com — The Latest on a report on the threat of extinction for the Earth's plants and animals. Scientists say nature is in more trouble now than at any other time in human history, with extinction looming over 1 million species of plants and animals. Full Article >>
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phys.org — Ecuador's Waorani indigenous tribe won their first victory Friday against big oil companies in a ruling that blocks the companies' entry onto ancestral Amazonian lands for oil exploration activities. After two weeks of deliberations, a criminal court in Puyo, central Ecuador, accepted a Waorani bid…
28.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
boredpanda.com — According to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization, 129 million hectares of forest, an area almost equivalent in size to South Africa, have been lost from the Earth forever since 1990. An area roughly the size of the country of Panama is being lost each and every year. With some 15 …
24.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
theepochtimes.com — Scientists said they have discovered new thermal activity in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming that is about the size of four football fields. Speaking with Wyoming Public Media, United States Geological Survey researcher Greg Vaughan said that the “area used to be covered by trees and now it’s …
13.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
nasa.gov — View from a NASA aircraft, T-34, over the Superbloom of wildflowers and poppies from the Antelope Valley in Southern California, Poppy Reserve and solar panels are in the background. Due to a very rainy winter season for the Antelope Valley in California, the desert is covered with a canopy of yell…
06.04.2019 0 comments From Alex
sciencealert.com — Death Valley, the hottest and driest place in North America, isn't exactly known for record rainfall or pop-up lakes stretching as far as the eye can see. But after a massive storm lashed the desert with rain and brought chilly temperatures through Southern California, that's exactly what happened,…
13.03.2019 0 comments From Alex
breitbart.com — Greenpeace co-founder and former president of Greenpeace Canada Patrick Moore described the cynical and corrupt machinations fueling the narrative of anthropocentric global warming and “climate change” in a Wednesday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with hosts Rebecca Mansour and Joel …
08.03.2019 0 comments From Alex