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In this Aug. 23, 2014 file photo, panda cub Bao Bao hangs from a tree in her habitat at the National Zoo in Washington in Washington.
Bao Bao   National Zoo   Panda   Photos   Wikipedia: Bao Bao  
 The Washington Times 
Bao Bao, U.S.-born panda cub, bound for China
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Zoo is packing up its American-born panda cub Bao Bao for a one-way flight to China, where the 3-year-old will eventually join a panda breeding program. | The cub ... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Close up photo of a Royal penguin rookery on Macquarie Island
BBC   David Attenborough   Photos   Planet Earth II   Wikipedia: Planet Earth II  
 New York Magazine 
Planet Earth II Is the Rare Story to Reflect Both the Individual and Universal Experience
Planet Earth II is a show about islands, and bears, and glass frogs, and the leopards that live in Mumbai, and, in one astonishingly funny moment, the courtship dance of bower birds. It’s about Davi... (photo: Public Domain / M. Murphy)
A woman with her dog stops to look at a fallen tree that crushed a car Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Sherman Oaks section of Los Angeles. A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads and opening sinkholes.  LA Daily News 
Massive Southern California storm leaves 4 dead, thousands still without power
Los Angeles awoke Saturday reeling from the tail of a massive storm that slammed into Southern California, killing four residents as it flooded freeways, prompted mudslides and blew down trees and pow... (photo: AP / Ringo H.W. Chiu)
California Storm   Extreme Weather   Natural Disaster   Photos   Wikipedia: Floods in California  
In this image provided by Mike Spilde, Mario Corsalini stands near to a gypsum rosette crystal. In a Mexican cave system so beautiful and hot that it is called both Fairyland and hell, scientists have discovered life trapped in crystals that could be 50,000 years old  Scotsman 
Scientists find 60,000 year old life form trapped undergound
They come from Hell, are tens of thousands of years old, and scientists have not seen anything quite like them before. | 200 Voices: find out more about the people who have shaped Scotland In this ima... (photo: AP / Mike Spilde via AP)
Astrobiology   NASA   Naica Mine   Photos   Wikipedia: Cave of the Crystals  
Top Stories
Scott Pruitt, President-elect Donald Trumps nominee to run the Environmental Protection Agency, testifies at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. The nomination of Pruitt, currently Oklahomas attorney general, to lead the EPA is being fiercely opposed by environmental groups that point to fundraising ties with corporations he has sued to protect. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WorldNews.com
Climate Change Skeptic Scott Pruitt Confirmed To Lead Environmental Protection Agency
| After years of being a vocal critic of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt was approved by the Senate on Friday to take the helm of the national agency, a... (photo: AP / J. Scott Applewhite)
Climate Change   EPA   Photos   Scott Pruitt   Wikipedia: Scott Pruitt  
Map of the Zealandia (continent) Deccan Herald
Earth may have brand new continent 'Zealandia'
A hidden realm as big as the Indian subcontinent that is submerged under the Pacific Ocean deserves to be recognised as a new continent 'Zealandia', according to a new st... (photo: Creative Commons / Alexrk)
Continent   Earth   Photos   Wikipedia: Zealandia (continent)   Zealandia  
File - A supermassive black hole is depicted in this artist's concept, surrounded by a swirling disk of material falling onto it. IFL Science
Event Horizon Telescope To Begin Most Detailed Observation Of A Black Hole in April
The ambitious Event Horizon Telescope is ready to start its operation and in just a few months an international group of astronomers might see the most detailed look yet ... (photo: NASA / JPL-Caltech)
Black hole   Event Horizon Telescope   Photos   Sagittarius A*   Wikipedia: Sagittarius A*  
** ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, OCT. 24-25 ** A bud of legally grown marijuana is held by a cancer patient, Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009, in Portland, Maine Market Watch
Legal Cannabis Sales to Accelerate
NEW YORK, February 17, 2017 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- NEW YORK, February 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- | Cannabis is arguably the fastest growing industry in the world, accor... (photo: AP / Robert F. Bukaty)
Cannabis   Drug   Marijuana   Photos   Wikipedia: Cannabis  
File - The French ski resort Les Deux Alpes (1650 m) has some of the highest skiing in the Alps, with lifts running to 3600 m. The Guardian
Alpine ski resorts could lose up to 70% of snow cover by 2100 – experts
Alpine ski resorts are facing the loss of up to 70% of their snow cover by the end of the century, experts have warned. | Even in the best-case scenarios, global warming ... (photo: GFDL / Wurzeller)
Climate Change   EGU   Global Warming   Photos   Wikipedia: Global warming  
London to introduce 10 vehicle pollution charge in October, says Sadiq Khan The Guardian
London to introduce £10 vehicle pollution charge in October, says Sadiq Khan
Older, more polluting cars will have to pay a £10 charge to drive in central London from 23 Octoberthe city’s mayor, has said. | Confirming he would press ahead with t... (photo: AP / Kirsty Wigglesworth)
London   Photos   Sadiq Khan   T-charge   Wikipedia: Sadiq Khan  
File - Polar ice viewed from aboard the Norwegian Coast Guard vessel, "KV Svalbard", during Secretary-General Ban Ki-moons visit to the Polar ice rim to witness firsthand the impact of climate change on icebergs and glaciers. CNN
Ocean oxygen levels drop 2% in 50 years, Nature study finds
(CNN)Climate change is extending far beyond the threat of melting polar ice caps -- it's putting a dangerous stranglehold on life in oceans, too. | A new study published ... (photo: UN / Mark Garten)
Climate Change   Ocean Oxygen   Photos   Polar Ice   Wikipedia: Ocean deoxygenation  
Environmental Issues Climate Change
- Pithampur to get 3rd air pollution monitor
- SC summons state environment secy
- Small ponds have outsized impact on global warming: study
- Volkswagen boss says company 'misled nobody' over em
In this Aug. 23, 2014 file photo, panda cub Bao Bao hangs from a tree in her habitat at the National Zoo in Washington in Washington.
Bao Bao, U.S.-born panda cub, bound for China
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- Trump to roll back Obama's climate, water rules through
- Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf: The latest climate chan
- Global hydropower boom will add to climate change
- Forest dept to factor in climate change
File - A view from research vessel Polarstern during cruise ARK-VII/3 near the Daugaard-Jensen Glacier, feeding into Nordvestfjord, Greenland.
Scientists to repeat 19th-century ship's crossing of polar ice cap
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Global Warm Pollution
- Small ponds have outsized impact on global warming: study
- Miracle crop: Can quinoa help feed the world?
- Small ponds have outsized impact on global warming — study
- Flexible system needed make UK renewables cost-effective -re
File - A view from research vessel Polarstern during cruise ARK-VII/3 near the Daugaard-Jensen Glacier, feeding into Nordvestfjord, Greenland.
Scientists to repeat 19th-century ship's crossing of polar ice cap
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- Pithampur to get 3rd air pollution monitor
- Lagging cities hit in smog war
- Arab-Majority Oil-Rich Iranian City Protests Power Cuts, Air
- GREENE - Virginia starts to catch up on wind energy
Thursday morning begin with fog, in Delhi on January 07, 2010.
EU issues 'final warnings' to five countries over air pollution breaches
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Chemicals Ecology
- Chemical scare after patient arrives at Adelaide hospital
- Global Industrial Enzymes - Chemicals & Minerals
- Global Emulsifiers - Chemicals & Minerals
- Nexeo Solutions to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
In this Sunday, March 31, 2013 photo released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and distributed in Tokyo Monday, April 1, 2013 by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives a speech during a plenary meeting of the central committee of the ruling Workers' Party in Pyongyang, North Korea.
[UPDATE]: Kim Jong-Nam Assassination: Woman Detained, Autopsy Begun And Chemical Spray
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- The dying tongues of Telangana and Andhra
- Foundation continues aid for elephant
- Eco World Development sees property market improving
- HNA buys stake in Deutsche Bank
Tom Hiddleston, portraying Loki, speaking at the 2013 San Diego Comic Con International, for "Thor: The Dark World", at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.
Tom Hiddleston learned to surf during Kong: Skull Island break
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Nature Natural Disasters
- Chengdu panda keeper becomes famous after feeding video goes
- Tiger Sakhi’s brother Nikhil is critical
- Earl Bardsley and Adrian Pittari: Risk of natural hazards sh
- Natural gas pricier
Close up photo of a Royal penguin rookery on Macquarie Island
Planet Earth II Is the Rare Story to Reflect Both the Individual and Universal Experience
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- Depreciation rollover relief for quake victims
- Magnitude 4.7 Quake Hits Panama
- Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama&aposs capital
- Earl Bardsley and Adrian Pittari: Risk of natural hazards sh
Cracks appear in and along a road near Quellon, Chile, Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016, after an earthquake.
Magnitude 4.7 earthquake shakes Panama’s capital
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