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The Washington Post has reported that Mike Catanzaro, a former senior energy staffer for Republican Party House Majority Leader John Boehner with a track record of climate change denial, will lead Republican Party presidential candidate Donald Trump's energy transition tea[……]
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Hens at a factory farm in Mexico are forced to molt to improve egg production.
An animal protection group has released graphic undercover footage of an industrial chicken farm in Mexico, where hens spend their lives trapped in minuscule cages and are intentionally starved to induce eg[……]
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A recent study in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Science reports that our dietary habits create as much as 25 percent of greenhouse gas emissions globally. Roughly 80 percent of those emissions come from livestock-both dairy and beef cattle. Food waste creates[……]
The fishing communities dotted along Africa’s often inhospitable coastline have overcome many challenges before. But they now face some of their most difficult challenges ever.
Many depend on fishing for their survival, but their fish stocks are declining and climate change accelerates that decline. The warming, ris[……]
Reversing the drastic decline in biodiversity is the most important goal for sustainable development. Biodiversity is the collection of species and the environment in which they inhabit. Biodiversity is the life in an ecosystem.
Sustainable development according to Bruntland is meeting the needs of the present with[……]
It’s a girl for Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme爱上海 park.
The Orlando, Florida, attraction announced Wednesday the birth of an adorable elephant named Stella.
Video shared online shows the big-eared baby taking some of her first steps inside the park’s savanna at Kilimanjaro Safaris. Accompanying her every step of t[……]
North Dakota authorities on Wednesday said they arrested 76 Dakota Access Pipeline protesters who staked out a new encampment on land owned by the company building the project.
Morton County sheriff’s deputies said “rogue protesters” were seized without injury after twice refusing warnings to leave the property, kn[……]
In what has become a familiar scene in the nation’s capital, tens of thousands of activists gathered in Washington by the Capitol Building this morning for the Peoples Climate March. It was one of over 300 such marches across the country and the world, and prior to marching en masse to the White House, the crowds br[……]
A major fire west of Yosemite National Park has nearly tripled in size since Tuesday, forcing thousands of evacuations in what’s shaping up to be an overwhelming fire season for California.
The Detwiler Fire in California’s Mariposa County has swelled to more than 70,000 acres, nearly triple the size of the 25,000[……]
MIAMI ― As Hurricane Irma rapidly approached Florida’s southern coast, Ron Book, the chairman of the Miami-Dade County Hom贵族宝贝 eless Trust, and the Miami-Dade Police Department made an unprecedented decision: They chos梧桐客栈 e to detain homeless people ― some against their will ― to protect them from the storm.