Environment

Surprising New Carnivore Species is Vegetarian (Probably)

by Alexandra Branscombe

Ringerl was a beautiful, teddy bear-like animal with a long tail. Zoo-keepers had tried to find a mate that would catch her fancy. None did.

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White House Solar Panels Going Up THIS WEEK

by Michael dEstries

After nearly three years of “procurement phase” limbo, the Obama Administration this week quietly began installing solar panels on the roof of the White House. You read that correctly. It’s

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Environmentalists Sue New York for Easing Dairy Farm Regulations

by Megan Thompson

In response to recent changes in New York dairy farm regulations, environmental groups are uniting to bring a lawsuit against the Cuomo’s administration.

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Climate Change Melts Arctic Ice and Forms Lake at North Pole

by Megan Thompson

Scientists have been calling attention to the global warming crisis for years, but they now have pictures that are truly worth a thousand words.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo Ends Shark Fin Trade in New York

by Megan Thompson

The shark populations of the world have a new hero in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has signed legislation that will end the N.Y. shark fin trade and protect

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Mark Ruffalo Tweets Gulf Damage is “Enough!”

by Amanda Just

The concerned actor shares a link to a Sierra Club petition for President Obama, asking for clean, alternative energy sources.

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Richard Branson on Honey Bees and Why We Must Save Them

by Megan Thompson

Albert Einstein said “If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.”

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