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Rising Temps Causing Greenland's Meltwater Lakes to Drain at Dramatic Rate   
January 22, 2015
Source: Nature World News - Rising temperatures are causing Greenland's meltwater lakes to drain at a dramatic rate, disappearing in a matter of just a few weeks, according to a new study.
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Senate Republicans back measure saying climate change real, but don't agree humans to blame   
January 22, 2015
Source: US News - The Republican-controlled Senate acknowledged Wednesday that climate change is real but refused to say humans are to blame. The series of votes publicly tested Republicans' stance on global warming just days after two federal...
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3 states in regional compact raid pollution funds   
January 21, 2015
- Arkansas Online - New York and New Jersey over the past year have raided accounts set up under the îRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiativeî, the first mandatory U.S. cap-and-trade program for carbon dioxide. The accounts...
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Québec joins the Compact of States and Regions   
January 21, 2015
- Evironmental Expert - îThe Climate Groupîâs States and Regions Alliance, the Network of Regional Governments for Sustainable Development (nrg4SD) and the Regions of Climate Action (R20) are acting in partnership...
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Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid   
January 21, 2015
- Los Angeles Times - "We can't solve the climate problem with just what we are doing with fossil fuels and energy," said Doug Boucher, director of climate research at the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, which is...
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AVX Falls to Levels Below Book Value   
January 21, 2015
- NASDAQ - According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, AVX makes up 3.30% of the First Trust NASDAQ îClean Edgeî Green Energy Index Fund ETF (Symbol: QCLN) which is trading lower by about 3.4% on the day Tuesday. > 2553
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Meet the Latina Climate Scientist Michelle Obama Invited to the State of the Union Address   
January 21, 2015
- News Week - The high tide combined with sea level rise causes tidal flooding. According to a îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî report on tides, by 2045 that will happen around 240 times a year. So that means we will...
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Transparency motivates longtime nuclear activist   
January 21, 2015
- The Augusta Chronicle - Two days later, the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî released a study advocating alternatives to MOX that better protect plutonium from potential terrorist activity. After working for the U.S....
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Our View: Who has a vision to win the future'   
January 21, 2015
- Bennington Banner - Such organizations as the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards, the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî and the Center for Effective Government oppose the bill. Sidney Shapiro, professor at the Wake...
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Meet The Climate-Researching Mom The Obamas Are Bringing To The State Of The Union   
January 21, 2015
- The Huffington Post - She said she only recently started working as an advocate for climate action, serving as the Florida field manager for the Moms Clean Air Force as well as a coastal expert for the îUnion of Concerned...
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