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Net Zero: proposed NS mine receives negative public comments

Welcome to Net Zero, your daily industry newsletter on clean energy and Canadian resource policy. The head A joint federal-provincial environmental assessment found that only one of 117 comments submitted regarding the proposed Fifteen Mile Stream mine by Atlantic Gold expressed positive feelings about the project. The sole supporter of …

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six priorities for extracting carbon from the air

By Cameron Hepburn, Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Oxford and Steve Smith, Executive Director, Oxford Net Zero, University of Oxford London, May 30 (The Conversation) To achieve net zero emissions by 2050, global emissions must be reduced faster and deeper than the world has yet managed. But even then, …

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Researchers develop a new biosignature research framework

Astronomy and space exploration excel at planning ahead. Decadal surveys and years of engineering effort for missions give the field a much longer time horizon than many others. In the near future, scientists know there will be plenty of opportunities to search for biosignatures everywhere, from near oceanic worlds (i.e. …

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Revenge of the Deep Sea Burrowers | Mirage News

The old seabed diggers have been bullshit for years. These prehistoric churners – a large assortment of worms, trilobites, and other animals that lived in Earth’s oceans hundreds of millions of years ago – are believed to have played a key role in creating the conditions for the flourishing marine …

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Meet the bread chefs at Starter Bread

Every monday i hang out in a sleepy street in west burnside to open the world’s ugliest treasure chest, a plastic trash can hidden behind a metal door. Wait inside: bread wrapped in brown paper and labeled by hand. It’s heavy enough to inspire a few Iron moves on site. …

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LVMH, Jaguar, Furla, Bloomingdale’s and Matchesfashion

Brief news May 25, 2021 LVMH is continuing its efforts in favor of Amazon’s sustainability. Image Credit: LVMH By Luxury Daily News Service News live from Luxury Daily on May 24: LVMH and UNESCO develop the Amazon projectThe French luxury goods conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton and the non-profit …

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Theme Biodiversity 2021: “We are part of the solution

Biodiversity simply means “the variability of living organisms from all sources, including terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems and the ecological complexes of which they are part; this includes diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems. The conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity are fundamental for ecologically sustainable development. …

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With the support of Italy, UNESCO launches an international network of environmental experts – India Education | Latest Education News | Global education news

On December 1, 2020, Ms Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO, launched a multi-partner trust fund “UNESCO Network of International Environmental Experts – the UNESCO Earth Network” with an objective of mobilizing global resources of USD 20 million on an initial period of Years. The Fund entered into force with the …

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Grizzly hit by vehicle on highway 40

“We can’t really control what bears are doing, but we can control what we are doing – we can try to make sure the roads, corridors and parks are as safe as possible for wildlife. KANANASKIS – Alberta Parks is calling for more caution on the part of visitors after …

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Winner of the student wall competition to implement the design

Elsewhere in entertainment, events and the arts: ‘Spaceship Earth’ The Arkansas Cinema Society will screen, virtually, “Spaceship Earth,” a documentary on the 1991 Biosphere 2 experiment in which eight people spent two years in quarantine inside a self-designed replica of the Earth’s ecosystem, 6 p.m. Wednesday at tinyurl.com/3tzx9fw7. Free entry. …

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Summer outside? Discover Ireland’s six national parks

Ready to spend some time in the great outdoors this summer and connect with nature? Ireland’s six national parks offer ancient forests, diverse flora and fauna, historic sites, and stunning mountain and lake views. 1. Killarney National Park(Killarney, County Kerry) 7 Ladies View in Killarney National Park in Co Kerry. …

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An urgent call to action from the Nobel Prize winners

Our Planet, Our Future is the title of the 2021 Nobel Prize Summit. As a follow-up to this summit, the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine recently published Our Planet, Our Future: An Urgent Call for Action d / d April 29e, 2021. The opening paragraph of the Noble …

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Why Elton Muskrat Shouldn’t Be Space President

Lauren Huang / Daily Nexus October 12, 1492: Christopher Columbus sailed on the blue ocean … October 4, 1957: The Soviet Union launches Sputnik, the first artificial satellite into orbit. July 20, 1969: The United States’ Apollo 11 landed the first humans on the moon. May 6, 2002: Elon Musk …

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The road to greener hydrogen

Whether hydrogen fuel holds the key to delivering widespread renewable energy remains a heated debate. What cannot be argued is the shear investment that donors are investing in the power source – up to € 470 billion by 2050. When skeptics protest the potential of hydrogen, as an efficient and …

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A closer look at the T3SS reveals the design

Photo: Guns on USS Iowa, by PH1 Jeff Hilton, public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. It’s not smart design’s job to explain why things exist. Its only job is to distinguish between designed objects and those which can be explained by chance or natural law. Potentially dangerous objects, such as guns …

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Goatherder wanted for Ireland’s new conservation project

Yodeling is not necessary for Ireland’s new conservation job, although handling a sheepdog can be helpful. Fingal County Council, as part of a revolutionary pasture conservation project with the Old Irish Goat Society (OIGS), is looking for a goatherd. The position will be to herd 25 goats on the Howth …

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Art Notes May 6 | The SandPaper

MATERNITY: Laura Harvey’s “Flocks” collage is one of the many works of art available at the Solace Gallery in Surf City. (Illustration by Laura Harvey) Beginning of the season: Solace Studio and Gallery, at 2312 Long Beach Blvd. in Surf City, is now open on Saturdays from 12 p.m. to …

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Looking to the future: carbon capture and storage

One industry that will be worth around $ 1.4 trillion by 2050, and which to date has reached the significant investment figure of $ 300 million, is the carbon capture and storage (CCS) industry. This was mentioned in the report created by Vivid Economics titled Stimulus greenness index in 2020. …

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How trees in your local park protect you from disease

On your next visit to the park, try to count all the different species you can see. Away from the closely mowed grass, you might spot wildflowers frequented by pollinating insects, such as bees, wasps, and hoverflies. Above are the gnarled branches of mature trees, some of which will have …

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