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Electric Air Taxi to Debut in Dubai

Not just significant as an aviation story – pushing the envelope on no-carbon transport, batteries and electric drives. Telegraph: An autonomous drone that can transport humans will start ferrying passengers around Dubai this summer. The head of Dubai’s transportation agency…
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McKibben on Bill Maher: The Way Forward

Chicago Tribune: With reports swirling that President Donald Trump intends sharp cutbacks at the Environmental Protection Agency, the Detroit Free Press reports that a drastic reduction may be under consideration for Great Lakes restoration efforts, which in the past have…
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Dan Kammen: They’re Both Right

Daniel M. Kammen is a professor of energy at the University of California, Berkeley, director of the Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, and Science Envoy for the U. S. State Department Dan Kammen in Scientific American: Over the past two…
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More Miles. Less Gas.

And EVs are only getting started. Bloomberg New Energy Finance: Americans drove more than 3.2 trillion miles in 2016, an all-time high after years of negative or low growth during and after the Global Financial Crisis. Look inside those trillions…
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New Video of Antarctic Crack

Climate Central: It’s summer in Antarctica, which has scientists scurrying around the seventh continent carrying out various research experiments. That includes monitoring the massive crack that has spread across the Larsen C ice shelf, located on the Antarctic Peninsula. On…
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Why I Stand Up For Science

Me too. What he said. The Macroscope: Make no mistake: There is a War on Science in America. The White House not only denies obvious, empirical facts on a regular basis, but they have invented the Orwellian concept of “alternative …
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Scientists Start Standing Up

Some pretty great signs at the #standupforscience rally in #Boston. #aaasmtg pic.twitter.com/a9bts3neeb — Adam Greenberg (@pragmactivist) February 19, 2017 Just the tiniest warm up for something, much, much, larger. Stay tuned. #Sciencemarch From today's #standupforscience rally in Boston. Beautiful. pic.twitter.com/Kj138SMPVP…
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