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Yosemite closing due to ‘hazardous’ air quality from smoke

Yosemite National Park will close Thursday night due to hazardous air quality as wildfires continue to rage across the West Coast. Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/news/516990-yosemite-closing-due-to-hazardous-air-quality-from-smoke Droolin’ Dog…

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Tropical fruit behind gluten-free flour is a sustainable ‘superfood’

A type of fruit that is commonly consumed and used to make gluten-free flour in tropical parts of the world is, in fact, a superfood,…

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I Am Greta: Watch the first UK trailer for new Greta Thunberg documentary

<p>Film features intimate behind-the-scenes footage of the Swedish climate activist</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/i-am-greta-thunberg-documentary-release-date-cinemas-uk-watch-trailer-b467948.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Big plastic polluters accused of ‘hypocrisy’ over pledges to reduce waste while lobbying to block reforms

<p>Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle among companies that lobby to block legislation on plastic reforms while promising publicly they will cut waste, report finds</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/plastic-waste-pollution-coca-cola-pepsi-nestle-sustainability-b455891.html…

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Man, woman who died in California fires didn’t evacuate due to ‘erroneous information’

Fires ravaging California, Oregon and Washington, have killed at least 34 people, destroyed thousands of homes and other structures, and charred an area about the…

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Smoke from Western Wildfires Is Clouding Skies on the East Coast

The smoke from the fires out West, which has choked residents of California, Washington, and Oregon and painted the skies a haunting orange color, is…

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Rare pink dolphins return to Hong Kong thanks to coronavirus lockdown

<p>Scientists say the mammals adapted more rapidly than expected to the quiet seas, offering a glimmer of hope for falling populations</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/dolphins-white-pink-hong-kong-chinese-humpback-wwf-b446771.html Droolin’ Dog…

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The Arctic We Know Is Disappearing

There have been some pretty freaky things happening in the Arctic this year, with historic levels of ice melt, absurdly high temperatures, and wildfires in…

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Antarctic Glaciers Are Growing Unstable Above and Below Water

New studies show fractures on surface ice and warm seawater melting the ice from underneath. That’s a harbinger of a coming collapse—and sea level rise….

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Google says its carbon footprint is now zero

The technology giant has also pledged to be using only carbon-free energy by 2030. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-54141899 Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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Amateur astronomer spots potentially dangerous asteroid just days before it flies past Earth

An amateur astronomer spotted a potentially dangerous asteroid heading towards Earth just days before it flew past us. Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/asteroid-earth-dangerous-amateur-nasa-b433960.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Australia Burned Under a Haze of Misinformation Earlier This Year. The U.S. Is Next.

In January, I watched Australia burn from a distance, gripped with anxiety and sadness. Only a few months after I moved to Norway, the most…

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Huge swarms of mosquitoes kill hundreds of horses and cows by draining blood

<p>Tiny insects have exploded in number as eggs hatch after flooding</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/mosquitoes-swarms-drain-blood-cows-horses-b422000.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Gulls pay attention to human eyes

Researchers at the University of Exeter went to a beach and approached herring gulls. In half the trials they walked toward the gulls while looking…

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As waters warm, these species are stuck going the wrong way

Enlarge / These clams are fighting an uphill battle. (credit: Kyle Hartshorn) As the world warms and climate zones shift, species that are able may…

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Think 2020′s disasters are wild? Experts say the worst is yet to come

A record amount of California is burning, spurred by a nearly 20-year mega-drought. To the north, parts of Oregon that don’t usually catch fire are…

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Oh Crap, Major UN Climate Study Finds

The United Nations (UN) has a new report out that says what many of us already know in our bones: The world is on fucking…

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Emissions have already surged back to pre-pandemic levels, UN report finds

<p>Greenhouse gases are at record highs and increasing, meaning the planet is on track for its warmest five years on record</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/emissions-ozone-layer-coronavirus-pandemic-climate-crisis-pollution-b421187.html Droolin’ Dog…

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Wildfires Turn Bay Area Skies Orange

It was a strange scene in the Bay Are of Northern California this morning as smoke from wildfires turned the skies a bright orange. The…

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‘Doomsday glacier’ in Antarctica melting due to warm water channels under surface, scientists discover

<p>‘I was shocked – it brought home how much how much this system has been damaged,’ says British Antarctica Survey scientist on break up of…

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Antarctica and Greenland Are on Track for the Worst-Case Climate Scenario

As the world’s ice sheets have been cracking up and melting down, climatologists have warned that further decimation could cause devastating levels of sea level…

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