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December 22, 2014

What the Environmental Community Has Is a 'Failure to Communicate'

The environmental community has a communication problem. The problem lies neither with the validity of their facts and figures nor with the caliber of their experts. The problem is a failure to convey to the American people the relevance of the environment to their everyday lives.

Orangutan
AP

Court Rules Captive Orangutan Is 'Non-Human Person'

Lightning
AP

Lightning Strike Near NFL Stadium Injures 7 People

Tire Landfill
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Scrap Tire Playgrounds Lighten Landfills, But Raise Cancer Fears

Lava Tree Forest
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Welcome To A Haunting Forest Of Lava Trees

New Park
Natalia Salazar/Chicago Park District

This Sparkling New Park Was A Toxic Brownfield Just 4 Years Ago

Autumn Berries
Irenka Carney

EAT THE ENEMY
Eating These Can Save The Environment AND Fight Cancer

Cincinnati Zoo White Lion
ASSOCIATED PRESS

White Lion Euthanized At Cincinnati Zoo

Coastal Flooding Virginia
ASSOCIATED PRESS

There Will Be Flood: NOAA Projects Effects Of Sea Level Rise

Coal Ash
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EPA Releases Long-Anticipated Rules For Disposal Of Coal Ash

Dog
BFAS

Dog Sentenced To Die In Owner's Will May Have Second Chance

Wild Boar
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EAT THE ENEMY
A More Sustainable Alternative To Your Pork Chops

Storm Drain Fish
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Green Groups Sue EPA Over Stormwater Regulations

Storm Creature
John Palminteri / KEYT

Strange Creature Washes Up On Santa Barbara Beach

California Drought
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Watch How Much California's Drought Improved This Week

Nuclear Attack
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U.S. Not Prepared For Nuke Attack, Massive Natural Catastrophe

Vegan Christmas
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27 Delicious Ways To Do A Vegan Holiday Feast

Ice Surfing
Vimeo

Ice Surfing Is North Of Awesome

Air Pollution
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Air Pollution A Big Factor In Heart Disease, Experts Warn

Shrimpers Jellyfish
ASSOCIATED PRESS

EAT THE ENEMY
As Jellyfish Bloom, So Do Appetites Overseas

Fracking Cuomo
ASSOCIATED PRESS

New York Gov. Gets Kudos, Scorn After Fracking Ban

Aerial Fields
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Study: Climate Change Could Cause Big Drop In Food Production

Pregnant Mom
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Researchers Identify Factor That Doubles Child's Risk Of Autism

Ocean Acidification
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Acidic Oceans Could Quiet Coral Reefs

Greenland Ice Sheet
Joe Raedle via Getty Images

Greenland's Ice Sheet Shifts Could Speed Melt

Nancy Pelosi Donuts
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These Are A Few Of Politicians' Favorite Things

How Cows Communicate
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Moos Carry A Lot More Meaning Than You Ever Imagined

New York Fracking Ban
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Lawsuits Over New York Fracking Ban Unlikely, Experts Say

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Andrew Cuomo
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EAT THE ENEMY
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Bristol Bay Salmon
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West Virginia Chemical Spill
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Arctic Report Card
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Federal Report: Arctic Losing Snow And Ice, Absorbing More Heat

Washington State Freeway
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"It's Not Our Children's Lungs That Should Be Burned"

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Lava Step
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