Environment

October 25, 2018
By David Hayes
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Trump's Attacks on the Environment Are Mostly Failing

The administration's attempts to remove environmental regulations have made very little headway—though that may soon change.

November 10, 2018
By THE EDITORIAL BOARD
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Midterm Climate Report: Partly Cloudy

This week’s elections produced a mixed forecast for the environment.

November 6, 2018
By Alice Bradley
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How to Not Be a Dick

There are so many different ways to be a dick: from being a schoolyard bully, to not mowing your lawn, to using plastic straws, to being a dick on the road. In this episode, we’re going to talk abou...

October 23, 2018
By JULIE TURKEWITZ and CLIFFORD KRAUSS
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In Colorado, a Bitter Battle Over Oil, Gas and the Environment Comes to a Head

After years of fighting over oil and gas, voters have managed to get an anti-fracking measure on the ballot. “It’s really community members against Goliath,” said one supporter.

November 11, 2018
By GARDINER HARRIS
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Pompeo Faces a World of Challenges. Add House Democrats to the List.

The treacherous political environment ushered in by a new House Democratic majority comes as the administration’s foreign policy strategies are under strain around the world.

November 6, 2018
By https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews
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Facebook used to 'incite offline violence' in Myanmar, says report

An independent reports says Facebook created an "enabling environment" for rights abuses and violence.

November 14, 2018
By Greg Kumparak
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Wreck-It Ralph is getting a warehouse-sized VR Game at Disney parks

For the last year or so, Disney has been dabbling with massive virtual reality experiences that let players strap on a portable VR rig and run around in a warehouse-sized environment. In partnership w...

October 29, 2018
By Ron Miller
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1 VIEWS

Google beefs up Firebase platform for the enterprise

Today at the Firebase Summit in Prague, Google announced a number of updates to its Firebase app development platform designed to help it shift from an environment for individuals or small teams into ...

November 8, 2018
By Sandra Laville
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1 VIEWS

Hundreds of environment agency staff redirected to work on Brexit

Redeployment of 400 staff jeopardises vital work protecting wildlife and overseeing recycling, pollution and flood prevention Hundreds of staff who protect biodiversity and enforce environmental regul...

October 22, 2018
By Jon Fingas
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1 VIEWS

The latest Xprize winner harvests drinking water from the air

Judges have chosen the winner of the Water Abundance Xprize, and it might just be vital to solving some of the world's most difficult shortages. The Skysource/Skywater Alliance has earned $1.5 million...

October 23, 2018
By Lily Hay Newman
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1 VIEWS

Russia Linked to Triton Industrial Control Malware

Like so many other internet misdeeds, the notorious Triton malware appears to have originated in Moscow.

November 8, 2018
By UBS
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1 VIEWS

How to make sure your personal values are reflected in your day-to-day actions

Many of us, especially millennials, are conscientious consumers – trying to keep an eye on how our actions affect the planet and those around us. There has been a consistent cultural trend towards s...

October 30, 2018
By Ayodeji Onibalusi
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1 VIEWS

How Fashion Brands Can Assist Sustainable Development

It's about conserving the environment and making lives better.

October 23, 2018
By Ed Cara
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1 VIEWS

Scientists Say They've Found Microplastics in People's Poop, But Don't Worry Just Yet

The more we look, the more we find potentially toxic microplastics—the tiny bits of debris that our plastic products crumble into—everywhere in the environment, the surrounding wildlife, and even ...

October 22, 2018
By Nick Douglas
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1 VIEWS

Learn Web Development for Free With App Academy

Coding school App Academy has opened a free online interactive version of its 12-week curriculum. That’s a pretty good deal, since the Academy’s in-person classes in San Francisco and New York can...

October 20, 2018
By Emily Price
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1 VIEWS

How to Use Your iPhone's Flash for Text Notifications

If you find yourself constantly missing text messages, you can set things up so that your phone’s flash blinks whenever one comes in. Read more...

November 16, 2018
By Ben Jennings
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1 VIEWS

Ben Jennings on Theresa May's survival as Tory leader – cartoon

Michael Gove will remain in post as environment secretary and help Theresa May sell her Brexit deal to parliament, sources have said

November 15, 2018
By Reuters Editorial
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1 VIEWS

UK's Gove turns down Brexit secretary job: Evening Standard

British environment secretary and prominent Brexiteer Michael Gove has turned down the chance to become Brexit secretary following the resignation of Dominic Raab, the London Evening Standard newspape...

November 16, 2018
By Reuters Editorial
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UK's Gove won't resign over PM May's Brexit plan: reports

Prominent Brexiteer Michael Gove will not quit Prime Minister Theresa May's government but remain as environment minister, British media reported on Friday, after speculation about his future followin...

November 5, 2018
By Reuters Editorial
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Mergers among options for regional banks to survive: BOJ Kuroda

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday mergers and consolidation were among the steps the country's regional banks could take to survive an increasingly challenging business environment...

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