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Don’t miss the WIRED Energy Conference in London: October 12, 2017

How the world accesses and uses energy has never been more important than it is today. From the potential of renewables to global energy conservation, to consumer devices like electric cars and smart home...
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Plastic Utensil Pollution on the Rise

While takeout food habits are becoming becoming increasingly common, so is the plastic utensil litter that goes along with it. According to Mother Jones, a recent survey in the San Francisco Bay Area discovered that...
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New Report Shows Sea Level Rise Just Doubled

A new report on rising sea levels offers some frightening data – namely, that sea level rise has just doubled: A study published in the journal Nature Climate Change shows that global sea level rise...
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Antarctica Plant Life Growing Rapidly Due to Climate Change

A rapid emergence of new plant life in Antarctica due to climate change has many scientists worried. Watch this news report from GeoBeats to learn more.
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Your Questions About Climate Change, Answered

The biggest issue facing the world right now is climate change. Despite what you may have heard in the political arena, climate change is not a debated topic — at least not among scientists. The...
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Elon Musk is Digging Tunnels for Underground Highways

The future of sustainable transportation is underground – or, at least, that's what tech visionary Elon Musk is betting on. Best known as the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, Musk is already leading the sustainable transport revolution with...
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WATCH: Apple’s Ambitious Sustainability Goals Challenge the Tech Industry

Apple has announced an ambitious new environmental goal: to make all of its products from either recycled materials or renewable resources. In this interview for VICE News, Apple's V.P. of Environmental and Social Initiatives, Lisa...
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WATCH: This Tea Party Conservative Knows How to Make Republicans Care About the Environment

If you thought all Tea Party conservatives and Trump supporters were anti-environmentalists, you'd be mistaken. Take, for example, Debbie Dooley, a co-founder of the Tea Party and a conservative environmentalist. In this video, she outlines some of...
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The Global Air Pollution Crisis: an Interactive Infographic

Across the globe, people are suffocating in bouts of dense smog and extremely high levels of air pollution. Just about every country in the world grapples with pollution, no matter how rich or poor...

The Impact of Trump’s Anti-Environment Executive Order on U.S. Climate Pledge

Yesterday, President Trump signed an executive order, essentially eliminating policies set out by the Obama Administration to protect against climate change. The New York Times has a detailed look at what Trump's rollback of U.S. climate...

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