EPA Explains NYC’s Serious Problem With Its Combined Sewage System

July 29, 2011 by  
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If you’ve ever wondered how when there are heavy storms New York City’s sewer system gets overwhelmed (check out this video of the Gowanus Canal for the stinking graphic details), there’s a new EPA report detailing it all for you. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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GOP Pres. Hopeful Jon Huntsman: "We Have a Heroin-Like Addiction to Oil"

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: World Economic Forum via Flickr /CC BY Poor old Jon Huntsman. To my eyes, he’s the most sensible and intellectually capable candidate to emerge in the GOP field yet. He’s moderate, and acknowledges the existence of both science and reality. Case in point: during a recent campaign speech, Hunstman noted that the United States has “a heroin-like addiction to imported oil.” And he’s got that silvery-gray hair that makes him look all presidential! Of course, all the those things cited above (besides maybe the silve… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Tiger, Cubs, and Conservation Oh My! Celebrate Global Tiger Day

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: law_keven / Creative Commons Last year was declared the ” Year of the Tiger ,” and though the global population still hovers below 3,500 individuals in the wild—making it one of the most critically endangered animals on the planet—some advances were made to protecting the much-loved species. At the end of the year, 13 nations with natural tiger habitat ple… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Canada’s Ethical Oil Tar Sands Campaign Really Says ‘Stay Addicted To Oil’

July 29, 2011 by  
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image: EthicalOil.org I’ll be blunt: The pathetic attempt by the Canadian government to rebrand the highly polluting, highly environmental destructive, highly energy and carbon intensive tar sands industry as ‘ ethical oil ‘ rears its ugly head again via CBC News . Comparing the environmental nightmare of tar sands production to the human rights horror of the treatment of women in Saudi Arabia… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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What Happens When Storms Overwhelm NYC’s Sewerage – A Stinking Flushing Away of Resources (Video)

September 30, 2010 by  
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Particularly potent video around the 1:00 mark…

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