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Why aren’t candidates debating climate change?

Philadelphia Daily News: THE PAST 12 months have been the hottest on record, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Throughout the nation, drought, wildfires, floods and other extreme weather have made global warming a visible reality. So it was maddening – and tragic – that both presidential candidates spent significant time during Tuesday’s debate trying to one-up each other on how much more fossil fuels they plan to extract, burn and allow into the atmosphere Continue reading

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India: Why Jog Falls have been reduced to a trickle

Daily News and Analysis: “It should be called Joke Falls, not Jog Falls,’ says a disgusted Yoav Masiach. The 31-year-old Israeli tourist had visited India’s largest waterfall in the Western Ghats around the same time in the mid 90s and was enthralled by the four waterfalls — Raja, Roarer, Rocket and Lady. This year, he brought his 22-year-old girlfriend Dianne Solares all the way from Goa on a motorcycle, but they were shocked to see what had become of one of the top ten falls in the world. Continue reading

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