BlackRock goes green? Investment giant joins Climate Action 100+ amid controversy

January 13, 2020 by  
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The move comes just a month after the firm was accused of being ‘full of greenwash’ by former US Vice President Al Gore.

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The PFAS and the furious: the new and deserved scrutiny on the ‘forever chemicals’

January 13, 2020 by  
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The water-repellent coating on many biodegradable products can cause harm in waste management and human health.

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Al Gore: Obama isn’t "relying on science"

September 8, 2011 by  
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photo via flickr Al Gore, who is preparing a new slideshow for his Climate Reality Project, which debuts on Sept. 14, is stepping up his criticism of the president. In June, Gore penned a tour de force in Rolling Stone that covered everything from the death of the climate bill to what’s next for the climate movement. He was not shy then about lovingly critiquing the president, and now he’s openly saying that the president isn’t “relying on science.”… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Aussie Police Refuse to Execute Dive-Bombing Bird

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo: Mountain/Ash / cc If you’ve never crossed paths with a magpie, Australia’s icon black and white bird, then consider yourself fortunate. They may look harmless enough, cute even, but every year the species rain terror from above by dive-bombing anyone who dare venture too close to their nesting grounds. Recently, a father reported that his teenage daughter had been swooped upon by one of the bad-tempered birds, prompting officials to order its execution. But thanks to the public outcry in the animal’s defense, and a stri… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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