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Use Coke to Sequester Carbon - It Would Be Funny if it was meant to be a joke

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April 18, 2015 - I like my carbonated drinks and coke in its many branded iterations is my preference.

Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

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April 17, 2015 - The title of this posting is the same as the title of Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler's sequel to "Abundance," a book I reviewed some time ago.

Harvesting Lake Kivu - Central African Nations' Deadly Gamble

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April 16, 2015 - What will stop humanity from continuing to pursue energy sources, even those that pose a great risk to the planet? It doesn't seem too far fetched to say, "almost nothing." Canadian energy companies continue to process bitumen even though the intensive nature of production contributes a significant amount of climate changing greenhouse gases.

Commitments to Lower Carbon Creep Along Here in North America

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April 15, 2015 - A few days ago, Canada's Environment Minister, Leona Aglukkaq, chided Canadian provincial leaders for not submitting carbon reduction strategies to the federal government so that it could submit an emission-reduction commitment to the United Nations.

What is a Cubesat and Why is NASA Interested in the Technology?

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April 13, 2015 - In the recent NextSTEP announcements at NASA two partners were awarded contracts for cubesat development.

Investor Groups Push BP and Shell to Disclose Business Cost of Climate Change

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April 12, 2015 - Shareholders resolutions by climate-conscious investors have been proposed to both British Petroleum (BP) and Royal Dutch Shell.

Mid-Pliocene Data Reveals What We Can Expect from Current Global Warming

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April 11, 2015 - The picture below is of summer on Ellesmere Island in Canada's far north. Here ice even in the mid-summer period still can be found floating on inland lakes. But Ellesmere has a past that is far different from what you see here.

 

NASA Invests in Commercial Partnership Projects Around Space Habitation

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April 10, 2015 - Part of NASA's recent NextSTEP announcement included the awarding of projects to a number of companies focused on developing habitats for Deep Space missions.

Japan to Lower Emissions by 20% by 2030 - A Disappointing Pledge

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April 10, 2015 - Japan is the latest major economy to pledge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 20% from current levels by 2030.

Robots4Us - DARPA Consults with Youth About What Role Robots Should Play

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April 9, 2015 - The U.S. Defense Department wants to know what young people think the role robots should play in society. So they have asked American high school students in Grades 9 through 12 to submit videos to YouTube between 2 and 3 minutes in length.

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