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July 17, 2019: L.A. will build a gas-fired power plant in Utah, even as Mayor Eric Garcetti touts a Green
July 17, 2019: A North Carolina father died Sunday after he was swept out in rough waters while trying to rescue four of his kids who were struggling off the coast. 
July 17, 2019: A new study from the Florida Keys shows that a lot of the stress on corals comes from local sources, providing hope that community action can help save them.
July 17, 2019: A magnitude 4.3 earthquake reportedly shook San Francisco area Tuesday afternoon less than two weeks after the two large earthquakes hit Southern California.
July 17, 2019: Scientists were surprised to find something living on the sterile heights of this Chilean volcano.
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July 17, 2019: Flooding remains in much of the central U.S. as highs peak elsewhere.
July 17, 2019: More than 80% of California's iconic Joshua trees are likely to die at the hands of drought and fire over the next 50 years — but there's still time to save them from extinction.
July 17, 2019: Heat baking the southwestern United States will surge northward next week, increasing the fire danger across the region
July 16, 2019: KANSAS CITY OR UNEMPLOYMENT? A Trump administration decision to move researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to the Kansas City area is threatening to spark the flight of more than half of the staff selected to move, gutting the...
July 16, 2019: More than four million displaced in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with Assam and Bihar among the worst-hit regionsFloods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc.The p...
July 16, 2019: Radical change needed to make UK food and farming system sustainable within 10 yearsThe true cost of cheap, unhealthy food is a spiralling public health crisis and environmental destruction, according to a high-level commission. It said the UK’s food and farming system must be radically transformed and become sust...
July 16, 2019: The prospect of searing heatwaves driving holidaymakers to cool mountains and children asking grandparents about their memories of snow is focusing minds in Alpine ski resorts on the implications of climate change.
July 16, 2019: This year’s People and Planet league table could be the last unless the Office for Students has a change of heartWhile young people call for urgent action on the climate emergency, universities are lagging behind, with two-thirds likely to fail their 2020 targets for the reduction of carbon emissions. And academic...
July 16, 2019: The annual downpour is vital to crops, but it can turn deadly if too much falls too fast and inundates low-lying areas
July 16, 2019: In 139 years of record-keeping, this June was the warmest June ever recorded. But June 2019 also revealed a deeper warming reality.  The first half of 2019, January through June, finished up as the second warmest half-year on record, newly released NASA data shows. On top of that, each of the last five January ...
July 16, 2019: Aftershocks of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake near Ridgecrest have been creeping into areas close to two major earthquake faults, a development that is generating interest and some concern among seismologists over whether it could trigger another huge temblor. Both faults are capable of producing...
July 16, 2019: The remote-controlled car sped along the miniature race track, dodging its competitors and hugging the makeshift walls as it navigated steep curves.
July 16, 2019: When the magnitude 7.1 earthquake ruptured the earth in the Mojave Desert, it packed the energy of 45 nuclear bombs of the type that fell on Hiroshima.
July 16, 2019: Every year, tensions increase between India and Nepal during the monsoon season. Why?
July 16, 2019: François de Rugy says he wants to defend himself against allegations that he hosted elaborate dinners at taxpayer’s expenseThe French environment minister has resigned over reports that he hosted lavish social dinners of lobster and fine wines paid for by the taxpayer when he was parliament speaker.François de R...
July 16, 2019: The shipping industry is starting to move away from pollutant-intensive heavy fuel oil. Scientists and private companies are betting on a clean replacement technology: hydrogen fuel cells.
July 16, 2019: Big bank earnings today seem to show strong consumer health, but mixed results in trading. Meanwhile, retail sales for June were well above Wall Street’s expectations, maybe another sign of consumer strength.
July 16, 2019: People pay top dollar for ‘premium’ brands indistinguishable in blind taste tests from tap water – is it about status, wellness or something more fundamental?Last year, judges at the 28th International Berkeley Springs Water Tasting competition deemed the best bottled water in the world to be an Australian bra...