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10 surprising home remedies for acid reflux

Acid reflux or GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), which is a more scientific way to describe heartburn, affects 50 percent of Americans. While heartburn suggests you just ate a pizza that bothered you, GERD is when food, acid contents, bilious material…

Astronomers announce 100 new minor planets beyond Neptune

They’re called trans-Neptunian objects, or TNOs. Astronomers analyzed data from the Dark Energy Survey – which just completed 6 years of observations – to find over 100 new little worlds in the cold outer reaches of our solar system.

Sudden Ancient Global Warming Event Traced to Magma Flood – Quanta Magazine

That uplift is a clear sign of the giant pulse of mantle arriving beneath the crust, and differences in the timing of the uplift at different locations told the Birmingham team how fast the subsurface magma “bruise” spread. But to…

GAF DecoTech Solar Roof Now Available In Southeastern Pennsylvania

GAF Energy DecoTech Solar RoofCreditBachman’s Roofing, Building & Remodeling, one of the largest roofing contractors in southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland, is now partnering with GAF Energy to offer its DecoTech solar roof products to customers in southeastern Pennsylvania. First things first: No, the GAF DecoTech integrated solar roof is not the same as a Tesla Solar Roof. But neither is it a traditional rack-mounted solar system. Installation takes only one day according to the company.

OR Gov Takes Global Warming Action – DTN The Progressive Farmer

Senate Republican leader Herman Baertschiger Jr. predicted Brown’s executive action would wind up in court. “I think all this is going to do is initiate a whole bunch of lawsuits,” he said. Brown’s legal team said it is confident they…

Oregon governor takes sweeping action to cut global warming – ABC News

In an end run around Republican legislators, Oregon’s Democratic governor has ordered the state to lower greenhouse gas emissions By ANDREW SELSKY Associated Press March 11, 2020, 12:13 AM 4 min read SALEM, Ore. — In an end run around…

Report: Green New Deal Will Cost $75,000 Per Year On Swing-State Households

Americans in nearly a dozen swing states could expect to spend roughly $75,000 per year if the Green New Deal is ever implemented, according to a report Wednesday from a conservative nonprofit group. The Green New Deal would cost households…

Illuminating interactions between decision-making and the environment

(University of Pennsylvania) Employing a game theory model, University of Pennsylvania researchers demonstrate how strategic decisions influence the environment in which those decisions are made, alterations which in turn influence strategy. Their analysis, which identifies how incentives can tip a strategy from one extreme to another, applies to fields as diverse as fisheries dynamics to climate change policy.