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The Best Ways to Ensure Your Recycling Doesn’t End Up Getting Trashed

Per the EPA, 292.4 million tons of waste were generated during 2018. Of that, approximately 94 million tons were recycled or composted. That’s only a third of the trash that’s generated is actually recycled or composted. If you take out composting rates, only 69 million tons were recycled. There’s a lot of room for improvement, […]

Biden Argues For Trillions Of New Spending To Stop Bad Weather

President Joe Biden continues escalating his rhetoric about global warming as he travels to some of the most devastated natural disaster areas around the country. “We have a chance, because of the work you’re doing, to make some significant change…

China Bans Written Exams for 6- and 7-Year-Olds to Reform Hyper-Competitive Pressure in Schools

Sweeping educational reforms, aimed to reduce the sometimes crippling pressure for pupils to succeed at school, have seen end-of-year exams ended for children in China aged 6 and 7. The ban mirrors one passed earlier this year for written homework for first and second graders, and one limiting the homework burden on Junior High students […]

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‘Don’t give up hope’: Iowa State climate scientist finds optimism in latest global report he helped author – Ames Tribune

The future of life everywhere is full of uncertainty — because what that future will look like will largely depend on humanity’s choices in the years ahead — but an Iowa State University climate scientist has faith that people can solve the problems at…

It’s the ‘Oscars’ for iPhone Photography: See the Stunning Winners for 2021

The winners of the 2021 iPhone Photography Awards have been unveiled, and they’re truly stunning. Founded in 2007, IPPAWARDS has been celebrating the creativity of iPhone photographers since the phone first began to inspire, excite, and engage users worldwide. Every year since then, the very best shots among thousands of images submitted get chosen. MORE: […]

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NYTimes’ Eco-Fanatic Krugman Accuses Oil And Gas Defenders Of ‘Bad Economics’

It is peak irony when New York Times economist Paul Krugman accuses fossil fuel defenders of “bad economics.” The same Krugman who wrongly claimed in 2016 that former President Donald Trump’s election would lead to “a global recession, with no end…

Global warming and the crime of lost potential – dvar Torah – The Jerusalem Post

Man is at his worst behavior during wartime – destroying lives and devastating his surroundings. Modern war feels slightly more civil, as it is generally brief and is conducted at a distance from the enemy. Ancient wars were more savage,…

A Fisherman’s Underwater Sculptures Have Stopped Illegal Trawling – Bringing Art and Biodiversity Back to Italian Bay

When Paolo Fanciulli dropped 39 large marble sculptures down to the bottom of the sea off Tuscany’s Maremma Regional Park, it was not his first strike in the battle against unsustainable fishing, but it was his first step into the art world. This fascinating story, at the heart of which is a fascinating and charismatic […]

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