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Guest: Andrew Freedman of Mashable.com on deadly TX, OK storms; Plus: Our report from the Santa Barbara oil spill and MORE... [After all of these years, we're finally posting to dKos! My thanks to ...
by TheBradBlog
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 06:30 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
US counties with a net job loss since the nationwide recovery began five years ago. The data was provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It includes the total number of workers in ...
by Mark Lippman
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 07:35 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
What do we want? When do we want it? We want climate action. And we want it now. Right? Well, what DO we want? Do we want action to halt climate change? Or action on mitigation plans? Or do ...
by SninkyPoo
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 07:54 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Earth Hour 2015. Wasn’t that a thing that happened? Do you remember participating? EarthHour.org has a nice website (here) and the organization seems fantastically sincere… but I wonder about ...
by SninkyPoo
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 03:20 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
There's too much heat in the oceans. Way too much heat. Hot water has surged across the equator in the Pacific and a deep pool of very hot water is building off of Mexico's west coast. Tropical ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 170 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 01:30 PM PDT with 380 Recommends
If you turn on the TV at all, you are getting flooded (pardon the pun) with news stories about all the rain in Texas, and the extreme flooding in Houston. Apparently, flooding isn't anything new in ...
by DamYankee
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 01:30 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Divestment campaigners storm Engineering Building at University of Edinburgh I guess University of Edinburgh didn't like the divestment campaigners hanging out the windows of their Engineering ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 11:08 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Refugio Oil Spill victim News story update Tuesday from, Santa Barbara ...
by kellyb2
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 01:06 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
We recently uploaded our new episode of The Earthy Robot Podcast , where we go on-location to interview Paul and Frank, who built a super-cool tiny home in Chicago, IL. I don't know how to include ...
by earthyrobot
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 09:26 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC , is perhaps the biggest and most successful corporate bill mill, handing lawmakers draft bills written by industry lobbyists. Many of these bills ...
by ClimateDenierRoundup
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 07:42 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
A hypothetical: You are invited to a new friend's home for the first time. As you drive up, you see a large imposing gate with a guard house & three guards armed with assault weapons. They check ...
by aworldeye
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 02:27 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I dared once, to demand that my fake and phoney 'Membership' in the Moron and More-money Fraud-mafia and Murder-slave Vampire-Mafia Monkey-cult, be CANCELED. the following has been the result; for ...
by BJake
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 07:55 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
This diary will be the first diary published in the new Group Antiquities Act Defenders and Supporters. The Goal of the group is to debate the Act, its importance to the country and conservation, ...
by MorrellWI1983
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 09:11 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Today, TransCanada — builders and promoters of both Keystone XL and the Energy East tar sands pipelines — had this to say about their commitment to protect the environment: We help protect the ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 04:30 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
The same region devastated by the Santa Barbara Oil Spill of 1969 is now the scene of a massive clean up of crude oil by the state and federal governments and volunteers. The international and ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 03:56 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Mark Weisbrot , writing at Aljazeera is of the opinion that the public discussion of the TPP has been much more robust than discussion of NAFTA had ever been. And that ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 132 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 07:45 AM PDT with 250 Recommends
More than 1000 people die in heatwave sweeping India, temperatures reach 118F (48C) in some areas.-BBC 8 people missing in Wimberley, Texas, following historic flooding Saturday night, officials ...
by windsong01
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 09:24 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University in the Netherlands made the news in 2013 with the world's first lab-grown hamburger. He and his research team have been working since then to turn the ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 204 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 08:01 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
highlights from last week's oil patch news...
by rjsigmund
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 06:46 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I have mentioned in previous conversations that a large snake has been living in my basement. The snake itself had eluded observation, but there were plenty of pieces of shed skins to convince me ...
by foresterbob
Comment Count 148 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 05:05 AM PDT with 84 Recommends