Zika virus can remain in sperm for twice as long as previously thought

August 20, 2016 by  
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Recently, the Zika virus was found in the sperm of a man six months after he originally showed symptoms from the infection. That’s twice as long as the virus was previously thought to survive in sperm. This is particularly concerning because it means that the virus may actually able to replicate and reproduce itself inside the male genitalia.

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Recyclebank & Waste Management on the Ups & Downs of Partnerships

February 24, 2012 by  
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Four months after the two companies teamed up to expand recycling, executives at both firms talked about the risks and benefits posed by the partnership, and how it can benefit the planet and the bottom line.

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CDP’s Carbon Action Initiative Brings $10 Trillion to Bear on Climate

February 24, 2012 by  
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The Carbon Action initiative of the Carbon Disclosure Project, launched last year on behalf of 34 institutional investors, now has 92 signatories with more than $10 trillion in assets under management.

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Cisco’s Packaging Diet: Just How Sustainable is It?

October 11, 2011 by  
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Eighteen months after I first profiled Cisco’s efforts to cut their packaging waste — and save big bucks in the process — I got a chance to see if the project is thriving or struggling.

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Europe’s Largest PV Solar Farm Opens in Italy

November 25, 2010 by  
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Photo: SunEdison For billions of years the sun has been shining on a field in Rovigo, Italty — but, thanks to a new PV solar farm built on that spot, that energy will now be put to some good use. Just nine short months after being given the green-light from the government, the US based SunEdison has officially inaugurated Europe’s largest single-site solar farm, producing enough clean-energy to power around 17,000 homes…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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BP Says it Could Cap Leak by July 20th

July 9, 2010 by  
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Drilling the relief well.

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BP Says it Could Cap Leak by July 20th

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