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A casualty of Trump’s immigration policy: Millions of trees

America needs millions of new trees each year for forests damaged by natural catastrophes, thinned by logging and developed to protect watersheds. But this year,…

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Neowise Comet seen over Stonehenge in stunning new image

The comet will not be seen again for 6,800 years Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/neowise-comet-stonehenge-how-to-see-watch-auriga-earth-a9615501.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Nasa asks alien-hunting institute to make sure extraterrestrials do not contaminate Earth

The contract covers missions to the Moon, Mars, and Europa Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/nasa-seti-contract-alien-hunting-contamination-earth-missions-a9615731.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Why making small, green changes to your lifestyle is more beneficial to the environment than you think

The climate column: Taking these steps and telling others what we are doing and why inspires others to do the same Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/climate-crisis-emergency-co2-fruit-apples-emissions-green-a9615766.html Droolin’ Dog…

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Global hunger increasing even before pandemic, UN warns, putting Zero Hunger 2030 target in doubt

Covid-19 crisis could tip 130 million more people into chronic hunger by end of 2020, report finds Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/global-hunger-coronavirus-pandemic-united-nations-zero-hunger-2030-a9616186.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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A new comet, Neowise, appears in Earth’s skies

The comet has grown much brighter in recent days and will make its closest approach to Earth in about two weeks. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/space/new-comet-neowise-appears-earth-s-skies-n1233431 Droolin’ Dog…

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YouTube Wants You to Film a Day in Your Life

Google You’re a pretty interesting person, right? So are lots of people. Yet, for all our differences, we have many similarities. YouTube wants to make…

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California Condors Return to Sequoia National Park for First Time in 50 Years

For the first time in nearly 50 years, California condors have returned to Sequoia National Park. The National Park Service announced on Wednesday that park…

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Why coconut oil may be worse than palm oil for the environment

If people want to boycott palm oil because of deforestation, they should boycott coconut, coffee, and chocolate as well, writes Erik Meijaard Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/long_reads/science-and-technology/coconut-oil-worse-palm-oil-deforestation-environment-ecology-a9605761.html Droolin’…

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Climate crisis: Siberia's record heatwave forecast to continue during July, raising major fears over wildfires and Arctic heating

Exceptional warmth after hottest winter ever is ‘warning cry’, scientists say Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/siberia-russia-arctic-record-heatwave-2020-wildfires-a9607961.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Climate crisis: Record number of intense fires in Arctic Circle amid 'exceptionally high temperatures'

‘What is worrisome is that the Arctic is warming faster than the rest of the world,’ says one researcher Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/fire-arctic-circle-siberia-record-climate-crisis-temperature-a9605891.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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The Oil Industry Threatens Alaskan Polar Bears in Their Dens

Pregnant polar bears enter dens when they give birth for up to eight months. The process makes bear moms super vulnerable—they fast, surviving off the…

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Hundreds of elephants have died in Botswana and scientists have no idea why

‘This is totally unprecedented in terms of numbers of elephants dying in a single event unrelated to drought,’ says conservationist Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/elephants-die-botswana-hundreds-why-okavango-delta-a9597086.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Siberian Fires Have Released a Record Amount of Carbon This Year

The wildfire crisis in Siberia continues unabated. This year’s blazes have smashed records, including the northernmost fires on record and the highest total of Siberian…

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Climate crisis: Beaver boom in warming Arctic risks releasing greenhouse gases, study suggests

Global warming caused by humans is opening new territories for species, where their dams can affect permafrost levels, researchers say Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-crisis-beavers-arctic-impact-greenhouse-gases-study-permafrost-a9595661.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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'If we don't buy, they don't die': Tackling the global demand that's driving the illegal wildlife trade

Some endangered species are sought out as delicacies while others are coveted for their medicinal properties or decorative value Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/china-animal-trade-markets-wild-ivory-pangolins-a9594591.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Whale Sharks Have Eyeballs Covered in Tiny Teeth

Marine biologists from Japan say whale sharks have eyeballs coated in tiny teeth, in a discovery unique to this hulking but gentle aquatic species. Read…

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The Future Earth Challenges Us to Break Our Cycle of Doom

In an era of the climate crisis, it’s easy to imagine things getting worse because that’s all we know. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/the-future-earth-challenges-us-to-break-our-cycle-of-do-1844197328 Droolin’ Dog…

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Thorny issue: Ancient cacti uprooted for border wall construction

Environmental activists allege hundreds of saguaro cacti have been wrongly uprooted Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/thorny-issue-cacti-trump-border-wall-us-mexico-a9591101.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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The South Pole Is Warming Three Times Faster Than the Rest of Earth

Warm air doesn’t reach Antarctica as easily as the rest of the globe, but a new study has found that not even the South Pole…

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The Anthropause: How the Pandemic Gives Scientists a New Way to Study Wildlife

A group of scientists argue that the Covid lockdown, what they’re calling the “anthropause,” is an unprecedented opportunity to study how humans affect animal behavior….

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