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Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive

Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
We are far better equipped to take on the challenges we face than at any time in human history.
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A Perspective on Time | Visual.ly

A Perspective on Time | Visual.ly | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Humans are good at a lot of things, but putting time in perspective is not one of them. It's not our fault - the span of time in human history, and ev
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Where Science Is Going

Where Science Is Going | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Are we seven billion (and rising) humans jostling for position on the surface of this planet prepared for the future?
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Saving the planet is hard

Saving the planet is hard | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Ideological thinking isn’t going to solve the world’s biggest environmental and social problems and we should never fool ourselves into thinking it will.
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Nothing to See Here: Demoting the Uncertainty Principle

Nothing to See Here: Demoting the Uncertainty Principle | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Let’s put an end to the misuse of quantum physics to validate outlandish metaphysical claims.
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How to Build a Smarter Times, According to the Times’ Own Journalists

How to Build a Smarter Times, According to the Times’ Own Journalists | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
How to build a smarter Times, according to the Times’ own journalists
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This house is so energy efficient, you can heat the entire thing with a hair dryer

This house is so energy efficient, you can heat the entire thing with a hair dryer | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
If you think super-efficient solar-powered homes are only for people with money to burn, Habitat for Humanity's latest project may change your mind.
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Climate Change 10,000 Times Faster Than Evolution : DNews

Climate Change 10,000 Times Faster Than Evolution : DNews | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
A lot of groups of animals evolve far too slowly to adapt to human-caused global warming.
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Yes, CO2 emissions are down, but they have much further to go

Yes, CO2 emissions are down, but they have much further to go | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Don't break out the champagne yet. U.S. emissions declined last year, but to really fight climate change, we need those declines to continue, and we need the rest of the world to join in.
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The End of the Nation-State?

The End of the Nation-State? | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
With rapid urbanization under way, cities want to call their own shots. Increasingly, they can.
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How Big Business Can Save the Climate

How Big Business Can Save the Climate | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
To stop climate change, the international community should shift focus from setting targets countries can’t meet to compelling multinational corporations to act.
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Man Uses 'Water Bike' To Commute Across San Francisco Bay & Hudson River

Man Uses 'Water Bike' To Commute Across San Francisco Bay & Hudson River | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
It's not an accident that most major metropolises are situated on or near bodies of water. Cities like New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles all boast beautiful views, robust economies, and ... atrocious traffic.
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A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox

A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
A paradox around matter leaking from black holes puts into question various scientific axioms: Either information can be lost; Einstein’s principle of equivalence is wrong; or quantum field theory needs fixing.
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Stanford researchers seek to preserve where the wild things are

Stanford researchers seek to preserve where the wild things are | Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
A new paper examines why remote wilderness matters, and how best to conserve it. Palmyra Atoll shows how times have changed
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