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Couple In Drought Stricken California Threatened With Fine For NOT Watering Lawn

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The state of California is currently in the midst of the worst drought on record. According to research published in mid July, 2014, the current drought has created “the greatest absolute reduction in water availability ever seen” in California. Given that information, it makes sense that state and local authorities […]

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Is The Mass Detroit Water Shut Off The First Shot In The Coming Water Wars?

Is The Mass Detroit Water Shut Off The First Shot In The Coming Water Wars?

I don’t just see a city struggling with crushing poverty. I see a legal and constitutional precedent being set where corporations can deprive millions of fresh water unless they pay extortionist prices.

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Climate Denier: Blaming Global Warming On Carbon Dioxide Is Like Persecuting ‘Jews Under Hitler’ (VIDEO)

Climate Denier: Blaming Global Warming On Carbon Dioxide Is Like Persecuting ‘Jews Under Hitler’ (VIDEO)

Greenhouse gases are being unfairly picked on: That’s the stance of physics professor and outspoken climate change denier William Happer who thinks climate scientists are the Nazis of the scientific community. CNBC’s commitment to “both sides” of any scientific debate meant having the Exxon-funded scientist (who, as Media Matters points […]

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Climate Scientist, Michael Mann, Vindicated After VA Judge Rules Fossil Fuel Backed Suit ‘Frivolous’

Climate Scientist, Michael Mann, Vindicated After VA Judge Rules Fossil Fuel Backed Suit ‘Frivolous’

On July 8, the American Tradition Institute (ATI),  a free-market think tank which receives much of its funding from the fossil fuel industry, was fined by Virginia’s highest court for filing a frivolous lawsuit. The ruling comes after more than 4 years of harassment and malicious attacks against the University […]

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This Kentucky Republican Hilariously Fails At Science In Argument Against Coal Emissions Regulations (VIDEO)

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To paraphrase Star Wars, the stupid is strong in this one.

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Science Wins Big As BBC Decides To Stop Giving Equal Air Time To Science Deniers

Science Wins Big As BBC Decides To Stop Giving Equal Air Time To Science Deniers

As long as we keep allowing science deniers a place at the table, their stupidity threatens us all.

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Climate Change To Wreak Havoc On Great Lakes Region (VIDEO)

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As the planet continues to swing past the tipping point toward the opposing end of the environmental pendulum, while climate change both becomes more frequent and intensifies, it’s hard to imagine any portion of the globe remaining unscathed, let alone unchanged. Now, according to PHYS.ORG, results from the National Climate Assessment prove the Great Lakes region is no exception.

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Worried About Climate Change? Eating Less Meat Can Help

Worried About Climate Change? Eating Less Meat Can Help

Cutting down on meat – or giving it up altogether – may not only improve your health and your bottom line but it can help reduce greenhouse emissions.

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GOP Congressman Says Dinosaurs Prove Climate Change Not Manmade (VIDEO)

GOP Congressman Says Dinosaurs Prove Climate Change Not Manmade (VIDEO)

Congressman Jeff Miller went into crazy-land on MSNBC, claiming that dinosaurs discredited human-driven climate change.

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Scientist To Boehner – Pleading Ignorance On Climate Change A ‘Pathetic Dodge’

Speaker of the House John Boehner.

The Speaker of the House has claimed ignorance of science as an excuse to do nothing about climate change.

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Driving On Awesome Solar Roadways Is Right Around The Corner (IMAGES & VIDEO)

Driving On Awesome Solar Roadways Is Right Around The Corner (IMAGES & VIDEO)

Imagine solar panels that melt snow and let you drive, park, and walk on all while outing greenhouse gases by 75 percent. Today is one step closer to that reality as Solar Roadways passes its crowdfunding goal.

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Companies Are Rushing To Make Money On Land They Know Will Be Unusable In A Few Years

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An aggressive building boom has hit southern Florida hard.

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Dumb And Dumber: Alaska Republican Brags He’s The Least Educated Candidate

Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

Tea party-affiliated Senate candidate Joe Miller seems to be on a quest to prove that he is the least educated member of congress.

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GOP Obstruction On Climate Change Is Dooming Major American Cities

Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News

Miami and other major cities will likely be underwater before the Senate can muster enough votes to meaningfully confront climate change.

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John Oliver Tears Climate Change Deniers Apart In Epic Rant (VIDEO)

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It must be seen to believed, Jon Oliver has now arranged the ultimate showdown between climate change deniers and the scientists involved.

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Bill Nye The Science Guy Makes CNN’s Climate Change Deniers Look Like Fools (VIDEO)

Bill Nye The Science Guy Makes CNN’s Climate Change Deniers Look Like Fools (VIDEO)

Bill Nye the Science Guy appeared on CNN’s Crossfire on May 7 to take on conservative host S.E. Cupp and a conservative guest on climate change.

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John Podesta Says Congress Has ‘Zero Percent Chance’ of Blocking Climate Action Plan

John Podesta Says Congress Has ‘Zero Percent Chance’ of Blocking Climate Action Plan

The White House pulled no punches when questioned about congressional opposition to measures designed to stem climate change.

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Fox Host Thinks Bill Nye Is A ‘Bully’ For Explaining Science To Climate Change Deniers (VIDEO)

Bill Nye

Climate change denial continues to attack those who listen to the scientists. Now even popular entertainer Bill Nye is called a ‘Bully’ for telling the truth.

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Study Shows Methane Levels At Fracking Sites Up To 1000 Times Higher Than EPA Estimates (VIDEO)

Study Shows Methane Levels At Fracking Sites Up To 1000 Times Higher Than EPA Estimates (VIDEO)

On April 14, 2014 the National Academy of Sciences published the results of a study which shows that actual methane emissions around gas fracking sites are between 100 and 1,000 times higher than the EPA estimates. The measurements, recorded by researchers studying methane emissions in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus shale region, were […]

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Right Wing Extremist Marsha Blackburn Considers 2016 White House Run

Right Wing Extremist Marsha Blackburn Considers 2016 White House Run

Climate change denier and serial Obamacare liar Marsha Blackburn will consider a run for the White House in the 2016 Presidential election.

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