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US Oil Bomb Trains Threaten Communities, and More!

WHAT DOESN’T WORK Sources NYTimes, L, AP, R @@ Danger on the Rails: Bomb Trains – that new oil from North Dakota is highly volatile, greatly increasing the probability of exploding trains — as they roll through your town or … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Oils Spills in Rivers Increasing, and More!

WHAT DOESN’T WORK Fossil Fuel Follies One US legacy of coal: coal ash dumps pollute our landscape. OO US, Chinese Companies Dominate List Of Most-Polluting Coal Plants OO We Keep Spilling Oil Into America’s Greatest Rivers OO Crude-Oil Train Wrecks … Continue reading

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Climate Change Risks: Birds Decline, Long Droughts, and More!

RISING RISKS OF CLIMATE CHANGE OO As Temperatures Rise, Britain Is Losing Its Waterbirds But birds in the U.S. are also being affected. Record-Setting Drought Intensifies in Parched California reports Andrea Tompson at Climate Central. While the drought can’t be … Continue reading

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