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Southern Plains drought continues stress on crops, rangeland

denverpost.com  -  2 hours ago
Lack of rainfall and above-average temperatures are prolonging the drought conditions that have stressed crops and rangelands and placed new pressures on groundwater sources across the U.S. Souther…

Aspen’s 20 cent surcharge on paper grocery bags is a fee, not a tax, so legal under TABOR, Colorado Supreme Court rules

denverpost.com  -  2 hours ago
Aspen’s 20-cent surcharge on paper grocery bags is not a tax and therefore it is not subject to the state’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled on Monday.

Adidas unveils a Manchester United jersey created with ocean plastic

inhabitat.com  -  5 hours ago
Parley for the Oceans and Adidas teamed up on a Manchester United kit made with recycled ocean plastic. The jerseys are also inspired by a United team 1968 win.

Free Lolita the Killer Whale!

She’s the only free-born orca still in captivity, and her birth pod—and even her mother—are still living in the wild

Nine African cities commit to reaching zero carbon by 2050

inhabitat.com  -  6 hours ago
Nine cities in Africa — Accra, Dar es Salaam, Addis Ababa, Lagos, Dakar, Durban, Tshwane, Johannesburg, and Cape Town — aim to reach zero carbon by 2050.

A research center in southwestern Pa. is working to make cities more flight-friendly for birds

post-gazette.com  -  6 hours ago
RECTOR, Pa. — A cluster of little cotton bags, cinched at the top, hangs from a carabiner along a narrow, 25-foot-long shed. Every few seconds, a bag ...

Government Sea Level Rise Report Released after Charges of Censorship

scientificamerican.com  -  6 hours ago
Long-delayed study examines potential for rising seas to damage national parks

Forest study targeting ash borer tree infestation

post-gazette.com  -  6 hours ago
“Herd immunity” holds that as long as a large majority of a group is vaccinated or inoculated, even the unimmunized minority will mostly be protected. ...

Point Nemo, the most remote spot in the ocean, is plagued with plastic

inhabitat.com  -  7 hours ago
Despite being the most remote oceanic point on Earth, even Point Nemo is affected by plastic pollution. Learn more about the discovery of plastics at Point Nemo.

8 bedroom plants to improve your sleep

treehugger.com  -  7 hours ago
If your slumber suffers, why not accept a simple assist from these hardworking houseplants?

A Warming Climate May Produce More Drug-Resistant Infections

scientificamerican.com  -  8 hours ago
Hotter temperatures can lead to increased growth and genetic mutations

Washington Utilities Told To Factor Social Cost Of Coal Into Planning Decisions

planetsave.com  -  8 hours ago
The State of Washington has directed three local utilities to include the social cost of burning coal into their calculations when planning for the future.

Climate Change On Track To Cause Major Insect Wipeout, Scientists Warn

huffingtonpost.com  -  8 hours ago
Insects are vital to ecosystems but will lose almost half their habitat under current climate projections.

The humble toilet is bringing health and hope to Haiti

treehugger.com  -  8 hours ago
A group called SOIL installs waterless toilets in hard-to-reach, impoverished communities and then transforms the waste into compost, improving food security.

Québec Plans To Roll Out EV Fast Charging Network & Re-Invest Revenue

cleantechnica.com  -  8 hours ago
Minister Pierre Moreau presented on May 15th, 2018, at the Assemblée Nationale a law to establish a public DC fast charging (DCFC) network for electric vehicles around Québec. Hydro-Québec would be able to fix the rates of the public service DCFC for electrical vehicles so that deployment of DCFC…

Billionaire Ron Baron Sees Potential To Make “20 Times Our Money” With Tesla [TSLA]

cleantechnica.com  -  10 hours ago
Bullish billionaire Ron Baron sees such potential with Tesla that he expects his investment firm Baron Capital to make an absolute killing on TSLA stock

Could electric vehicles help reduce driver stress?

treehugger.com  -  10 hours ago
Study suggests EVs' quiet ride allows drivers to better focus.

Michigan airport pushes back on DEQ request for PFAS testing

mlive.com  -  10 hours ago
Gerald R. Ford International Airport questions state's authority to regulate toxic foam chemicals.

The Great American Fracking Bubble

cleantechnica.com  -  10 hours ago
In 2008, Aubrey McClendon was the highest paid Fortune 500 CEO in America, a title he earned taking home $112 million for running Chesapeake Energy. Later dubbed “The Shale King,” he was at the forefront of the oil and gas industry's next boom, made possible by advances in fracking, which broke…

Tesla Model 3 Battery Teardown, Tesla Stock Dive, & A Tesla Wobbling Wheel

cleantechnica.com  -  10 hours ago
Check out the new EVTV video of the Tesla Model 3 battery. Also, Adam Jonas lowers his Tesla share price forecast and Amy Weber says the front wheel of her Tesla wobbles so much, she is afraid to drive the car.

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