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Higher environmental impact from cookstove emissions

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How solar and storage made West Australia farmers the most popular in town.

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Ice Age survivors or stranded travellers? A new subterranean species discovered in Canada

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John McCain may have killed an anti-environment bill out of spite over the Comey...

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Climate change may make the Arctic tundra a drier landscape

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Fighting climate change means building dense, diverse, walkable cities.

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