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05/23/2019 - Interior chief can’t shake comment about not losing sleep over climate change



David Bernhardt’s apathy about the global crisis has become fuel for Democrats, including a few running for president.

05/23/2019 - Climate change affecting developing nations most: United Nations



UN officials said developing nations were facing the brunt of climate change despite contributing little to the problem.

05/23/2019 - Climate change could boost wind power in Texas



Rising wind speeds may generate more - and cheaper - renewable electricity.

05/23/2019 - Climate change can be reversed, DiCaprio's 'Ice on Fire' claims



"We don't need advanced technology, Mother Nature has seaweeds and shellfish which sequester five times more carbon than land-based plants," said Bren Smith, winching a glistening haul of glossy brown kelp out of the sea.

05/23/2019 - Small creatures will rule in a world dogged by climate change



Over the next century, researchers predict that small creatures and mammals will grow in number, while bigger ones will die out in great numbers.

05/23/2019 - Phthalates: why you need to know about the chemicals in cosmetics



Also known as plasticizers, phthalates are also commonly found in food packaging and plastics

05/23/2019 - Decades-old discriminatory practice could be causing asthma in minority communities today



The remnants of racial discrimination may mean detrimental health effects for minority communities living in some of California's most populated cities.

05/23/2019 - What U.S. flooding could mean for Canada's Prairie farmers



Flooding across the United States agriculture belt continues to thwart the planting of key crops — something that could help some Canadian farmers fetch better commodity prices themselves.

05/23/2019 - Eco-anxiety in the Age of Climate Change



“Eco-anxiety" and trauma from natural disasters will be on the rise along with sea levels.

05/23/2019 - PA Supreme Court upholds lower court ruling allowing local zoning permits for drilling In Westmoreland County



The case involves a challenge to local zoning ordinance decisions in Penn Township, Westmoreland County that granted 4 special exception applications to Apex Energy PA for unconventional gas wells in a Rural Resource Zoning District which also lie in the Township's Mineral Extraction Overlay District.