Environment

May 1, 2019
By Josh Ocampo
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Are Soda Cans or Plastic Bottles Worse for the Environment?

We all know that garbage has a terrible impact on our environment—take a look at the plastic bottles washing up on our beaches and in our waterways. But when it comes to the question of bottles vers...

April 19, 2019
By Meghan Moravcik Walbert
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Give Effective Feedback by Focusing on the Positive

Constructive criticism can be the bane of the workplace environment. It’s hard to give without putting the receiver on the defensive. (It’s also hard to accept.) That doesn’t mean we shouldn’t...

May 7, 2019
By JILL COWAN
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California Today: Why California Doesn’t Have 40 Million Residents, Yet

Tuesday: The state’s population growth is slowing to historic lows. Also: The deteriorating environment, and food in Orange County.

May 20, 2019
By Private
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British Swimming responds to claims of 'toxic environment' from Daley's husband

British Swimming responds to claims from Tom Daley's husband, Dustin Lance Black, that the organisation has created a "toxic environment" for families.

May 6, 2019
By Frederic Lardinois
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1 VIEWS

Windows gets a new terminal

Windows 10 is getting a new terminal for command-line users, Microsoft announced at its Build developer conference today. The new so-called ‘Windows Terminal’ will launch in mid-June and promises ...

May 14, 2019
By Jonathan Shieber
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1 VIEWS

Innowatts raises $18 million for its energy monitoring toolkit for utilities

Innowatts, an automated toolkit for energy monitoring and management targeting utilities has raised $18.2 million in a new round of funding from investors led by Energy Impact Partners. Previous inves...

April 22, 2019
By Private
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Our commitments to the environment, today and every day

Announcements about Google's commitment to sustainability and the environment. 

April 21, 2019
By Reuters Editorial
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Environment emerges as major issue for Australian voters

The environment has emerged as a major issue for Australian voters, a poll showed on Sunday, but healthcare and the cost of living are the top concerns ahead of next month's elections.

April 20, 2019
By Reuters Editorial
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UK police say total of environment activists arrested passes 700

More than 700 climate change activists blocking roads at some of London's most famous landmarks have been arrested over the last six days, police said on Saturday, up from a total given on Friday of m...

April 30, 2019
By Danica D'Souza
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1 VIEWS

Beto O'Rourke announces $5 trillion climate crisis plan

O’Rourke has released a four-pillar framework to combat the issue of climate change, marking the first major policy proposal of his campaign. Read more... More about Politics, Mashable Video, Enviro...

May 1, 2019
By Mark Tutton, CNN
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UK Parliament declares 'climate emergency'

Lawmakers in the UK Parliament have declared "an environment and climate emergency," making it the first country in the world to do so, according to the opposition Labour Party.

April 23, 2019
By Brian Kahn on Earther, shared by Maddie Stone to Gizmodo
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Americans' Top Environmental Concern May Surprise You

When it comes to worrying about the environment, it’s hard to pick just one issue. On the one hand, you have the sixth mass extinction underway. On the other, there’s climate change fueling a whol...

May 19, 2019
By Emily Price
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1 VIEWS

Make Your Home Office a More Productive Place With Houseplants

I’ve worked from home for the better part of the last decade, which means I’ve read pretty much every article there is out there on how you can make your home office a more productive space. Heck,...

May 7, 2019
By Mashable Video
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Over one million plants and animals could soon be extinct

A new report released by the United Nations written by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services suggests that one million plants and animals could soon be e...

May 7, 2019
By Mashable Video
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U.K. study finds cocaine-contaminated shrimp

A study published in the "Environment International" recently looked at the exposure of freshwater shrimp to different micro-pollutants. Samples were pulled from 15 locations across Suffolk, with all ...

April 29, 2019
By Mashable Video
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Burger King's vegetarian 'Impossible Whopper' to be sold nationwide

Burger King's vegetarian "Impossible Whopper" made its debut earlier this month in a test run in St. Louis, Missouri. The fast food chain will now debut it around the U.S. after reporting very good re...

April 23, 2019
By Mashable Video
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Jason Momoa shaves his beard: 'Goodbye Drogo'

Game of Thrones actor Jason Momoa removed his signature facial hair in a new YouTube video called, "Goodbye Drogo...I SHAVED!" On Instagram, Momoa revealed that he shaved his beard for an environmenta...

May 8, 2019
By Brady Fletcher
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1 VIEWS

What the Rise of Blockchain can Teach the Regulatory Environment

There’s a lot of speculation around whether blockchain technology will fundamentally transform the regulatory processes and requirements for companies raising money on public markets — but that ma...

May 20, 2019
By Mark Kaufman
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Here's why pummeling tornadoes are coming for the Southern Plains

It's an ominous Monday in the southern Great Plains. Entire school districts are closed as storm scientists expect "high risk" weather and severe thunderstroms, with conditions ripe for powerful torna...

April 20, 2019
By Shelby Brown
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How to recycle your old phone, laptop and other electronics without harming the environment - CNET

Bonus points for not leaving a toxic mess.

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