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Pitting environment against economy - Toronto Star

Pitting environment against economy - Toronto Star | Global Environment | Scoop.it
Pitting environment against economy Toronto Star I wonder what the response would have been if the statement had read: “Canada needs to implement a federal carbon tax to promote a low-carbon economy, which will generate high-quality green jobs,...
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America's Real Criminal Element: Lead

America's Real Criminal Element: Lead | Global Environment | Scoop.it
New research finds Pb is the hidden villain behind violent crime, lower IQs, and even the ADHD epidemic. And fixing the problem is a lot cheaper than doing nothing.
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Nuclear power will 'never return' to Germany - The Local

Nuclear power will 'never return' to Germany - The Local | Global Environment | Scoop.it
German Environment Minister Peter Altmaier said on Friday his country would never return to nuclear energy, hitting back at a top EU official who doubted Berlin's commitment to phase out nuclear power.
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Rick Hanson, Ph.D.: Can You Change Your Brain for the Better?

Rick Hanson, Ph.D.: Can You Change Your Brain for the Better? | Global Environment | Scoop.it
I was enthralled by Dr. Taylor's talk when I first saw it, and have thought about it many times since. From the vantage point today of several more years of dramatic growth in neuroscientific knowledge, I'd like to offer three ...
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9 Stories That Will Change Your World in 2013 - Truth-Out

9 Stories That Will Change Your World in 2013 - Truth-Out | Global Environment | Scoop.it
9 Stories That Will Change Your World in 2013
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While the Earth didn't end on December 21, 2012, the year's end was marked by a new awareness of the urgency of the climate crisis.
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A. B. Foley Artworks: Art for Endangered Places

A. B. Foley Artworks: Art for Endangered Places | Global Environment | Scoop.it
Read my thoughts on art's power to protect nature: Art for Endangered Places: http://t.co/tMMikDi5 #environment #art #blog #nature
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Souktel and Global Communities Partnering to Help Families in ...

Souktel and Global Communities Partnering to Help Families in ... | Global Environment | Scoop.it
Souktel is a Palestinian organization that delivers mobile services to help communities when traditional forms of communication—such as landlines, internet, radio and TV signals—are disrupted. Souktel's 'AidLink' mobile ...
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Pilot Plant in the Works for Carbon Dioxide Cleansing

Pilot Plant in the Works for Carbon Dioxide Cleansing | Global Environment | Scoop.it
A Canadian company plans to build a pilot plant to determine whether removing carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere can be cost-effective.
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