U.S. District Court Judge James Boasberg will issue a ruling on the Standing Rock tribe's request for an injunction on September 9
According to the Japan Times, the public cost of cleaning up the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant disaster topped ¥4.2 trillion (roughly $628 billion) as of March and is expected to keep climbing.
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A southern elephant seal has been pressed into service as an all-weather submersible to investigate and record data from the polynya system of the southern ocean sea ice.
This new expansion will cover over 7,000 marine species in Hawaii.
"This is a bold decision that will have lasting benefits for Hawaii's unique ecosystem."
While the industry will no doubt continue to refute the expanding science about the dangers of fracking, we can't afford to ignore it.
There is growing grass-roots activism directly confronting the extraction and transport of fossil fuels in addition to raising awareness of climate change.
For starters, this protest is about a competing idea for the future of the planet—and waves of people will show up to make that point.
One of the worst parts of this whole debacle is that farmers—by being forced to grow dicamba resistant GMO soybeans—are losing the choice of what they can grow.