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Americans' Grasp Of Geography Hits New Low (Trust Us) On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
"Africa is not a country."
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Professor Didn’t Think Australia Was A Country, Almost Failed Student Who Pushed Back
"Australia is a continent; not a country," the teacher reportedly said.
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Alaska Indigenous Women to Senator Murkowski: End The Assault On Our Communities and Lands
Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network
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The Alaska senator is sneakily collaborating with the Trump administration in eliminating protections and handing sacred land to corporations.
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Trump Finally Gets His Wall ... At An Irish Golf Course
He gets two of them, as environmentalists warn the barriers could damage protected wildlife areas.
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What It's Like To Get Caught In A Wildfire
Exploring the American idea since 1857
By Peter Ames Carlin I never thought we were going to die. Even when the canyon air filled with smoke, when the flames came
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Leonardo DiCaprio-Backed Project Launches To Help Amazonian Tribes Fight Big Oil
Alexander C. Kaufman
The new nonprofit champions victims of what’s called the “rainforest Chernobyl.”
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Growth Of Private Tree Regulation Spurs Fear Of Backlash
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Will the recent tangle over the regulation of trees on private land in Texas spread to other cities and states? By Mindy
Video Shows Sinkhole Swallowing Part Of Florida Home After Storm
“I wasn’t sure what all the sounds were until I got up and saw the big, huge cracks in the walls."
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Team Trump's Plan For America's National Monuments: Shrink Size And Expand Hunting
An order by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke aims to increase fishing access on national monuments and other public lands.
Sinkhole Swallows Man's Leg As He Crosses New York City Street
The man's right leg almost entirely vanished into the asphalt, leaving him trapped on the crosswalk.
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Montana Lawmakers Say 'Environmental Extremists' To Blame For Wildfires
Asked about the role of climate change, Sen. Steve Daines said "the climate has always been changing."
Scooter Plunges Straight Into A Sinkhole After It Opens In A Street
The man appeared to be distracted by a cell phone.
Mangroves: A Star Player In The Coastal Protection Game
President & CEO, The Nature Conservancy
They do it all: sequester greenhouse gases, protect marine life, maintain fresh water and, of course, defend against rising sea levels and storm surges.
'Trump Forest' Created To Offset President's 'Monumental Stupidity' On Climate Change
More than 50,000 trees have already been donated to the project.
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Scientists Say Much Of South Asia Could Be Too Hot To Live In By 2100
By Chris Arsenault, Reuters
The areas likely to be worst affected in northern India, southern Pakistan and Bangladesh are home to 1.5 billion people, said the study’s co-author.
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Time To End Subsidies That Are Destroying Forests
Head of UN Environment
Something is destroying our forests. In tropical regions alone, we lose an area of forest the size of Austria every year
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