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Image: Mint Images/REX/ShutterstockThanks for visiting the brand new normal: For that third straight year, Arctic ocean ice peaked in a record low-level throughout the winter months, scientists stated Wednesday. Arctic ocean ice cover arrived at its annual peak extent on March 7, the nation's Ice and snow Data Center (NSIDC) stated, at 5.57 million square miles. This is actually the cheapest within the 38-year satellite...
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Image: Kevork Djansezian/Getty ImagesPresident Jesse Trump really wants to swing huge ax at government programs for innovative clean energy technologies including an initiative that when backed Tesla. Trump's budget proposal, unveiled on Thursday, would eliminate a significant loan program that helped Tesla unveil its all-electric Model S. The pricey but zero-emissions sedan later fueled Tesla's rise among the world's largest electric automakers. SEE ALSO: Hawaiian...
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Show of support for climate action after President Trump was elected.Image: Elshamy/AP/REX/ShutterstockThe Trump administration is apparently within the midst of a heated debate over whether or not to remain dedicated to the Paris Climate Agreement. (Cue "should I stay or should I go.") That pact, that was negotiated at the end of 2015 and joined into pressure in November 2016, may be the first climatic...
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Satellite image showing an iceberg calving in the Pine Island Glacier on Jan. 31, 2017.Image: nasaAn iceberg how big Manhattan has cleaved from Antarctica's quickly melting Pine Island Glacier around the southwest coast from the continent. NASA released the brand new data showing the iceberg's birth on February. 15, although the imagery was acquired between Jan. 26 and Jan. 31. The company states "in regards...
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Image: Shutterstock / Concept PhotoThe United states doe has had lower its public-facing employee directory, which makes it much more hard for journalists and people from the public to discover emails and make contact with figures for agency personnel. The move, that was announced to agency contractors on Wednesday and implemented Thursday morning, was confirmed within an internal email distributed to Mashable. Making federal scientists...
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'Game of Thrones' star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, a U.N. Goodwill Ambassador, carries google's Street View Trekker camera across southern Greenland.Image: GoogleGoogle Maps will not assist you to much if you are trekking across Greenland's icy terrain. As well as the curious and desk-bound, Google's Street View offers compelling, panoramic vistas from the region's imperiled ice. To capture the scenery, which went online Tuesday, Google partnered with...
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Ecological Protection Agency administrator-designate, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is viewed on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 18, 2017Image: Applewhite/AP/REX/ShutterstockIn the poem "The Hollow Men," T. S. Eliot famously authored: "This is one way the planet ends. Not in an instant, however a whimper." It appears the Trump administration might be going for a cue out of this prose, potentially killing off global warming...