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Hazelwood power station’s eight chimneys demolished in live stream viewed by thousands

Eight chimneys at Victoria’s defunct, coal-fired Hazelwood power station have been demolished. The chimneys, which soared 137 metres above the town of Morwell in the Latrobe Valley, came down just before 12.30pm on Monday. Owner Engie provided a live stream…

Synthetic Chemistry And Big Data Vs Global Warming – BioTechniques.com

Researchers from The University of South Carolina (SC, USA) and Colombia University (NY, USA) have combined the fields of big data and synthetic chemistry in order to develop an innovative method for designing and producing gas-filtering polymer membranes. The new…

NAPA heroes donate supplies to community

NAPA AUTO PARTS stores can always be counted on to support their communities during a crisis. Today, as hospitals and health care organizations across the country struggle with the coronavirus pandemic NAPA stores and AutoCare Centers are once again stepping…

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We now have the proof: greening the economy doesn’t come at the price of prosperity

Everest is once again visible from Kathmandu, after decades shrouded in pollution. Greenhouse gas emissions have fallen to levels last seen in 2006. Nature has returned to our streets with a quack and a flurry, and people are waking to…

Canada Worsening Its Economy With Lonely Climate Change Battle

Canada has an urgent fiscal problem our government seems determined to worsen by continuing to wage its increasingly lonely battle against climate change. In the 78 years from Confederation to the end of the Second World War federal debt reached…

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Global warming: The world can capture enough carbon dioxide to avert dangerous climate change, research reveals – inews

NewsEnvironment New estimates suggest just 2,700 gigatonnes of carbon will need to be stored underground to meet global climate targets Thursday, 21st May 2020, 11:30 am Updated Thursday, 21st May 2020, 1:31 pm Carbon capture and storage involves trapping CO2…

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The same few industrial facilities emit majority of toxic pollution year after year

Call them ‘super polluters’ — the handful of industrial facilities that emit unusually high levels of toxic chemical pollution year after year. There are only a few of them, but together they account for the majority of annual industrial pollution.

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The same few industrial facilities emit majority of toxic pollution year after year

Call them ‘super polluters’ — the handful of industrial facilities that emit unusually high levels of toxic chemical pollution year after year. There are only a few of them, but together they account for the majority of annual industrial pollution.

How do birds understand ‘foreign’ calls?

(Kyoto University) New research from Kyoto University show that the coal tit (Periparus ater) can eavesdrop and react to the predatory warning calls of the Japanese tit (Parus minor) and evokes a visual image of the predator in their mind