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Ecofriendly cigarettes introduced to save the Earth

June 1st, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

http://www.theonion.com/articles/new-ecofriendly-cigarettes-kill-destructive-human,17529/

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Hurricane trouble for ocean oil rigs

May 27th, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

So apparently hurricanes cause “bottom stress” and sea floor mudslides that could severely threaten ocean oil rigs like the one in the Gulf http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science_and_environment/10177743.stm

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Polar bears facing the tipping point

May 26th, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

http://news.bbc.co.uk/earth/hi/earth_news/newsid_8700000/8700472.stm

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Gathering Local Perspectives on Climate Change

May 22nd, 2010 by Rachel Saudek on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

Gathering Local Perspectives on Climate Change from rachel saudek on Vimeo. Rachel & Ava’s final project. Thanks to all our interviewees!

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Danny’s Short Story

May 22nd, 2010 by Daniel Rosenberg on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

Providence ... read more

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synthetic life and climate change

May 20th, 2010 by Shannon Ikebe on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

“the motivating force for Venter is commercial… Venter has secured a deal with the oil giant ExxonMobil to create algae that can absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and convert it into fuel — an innovation he believes could be worth more than a trillion dollars.” http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/may/20/craig-venter-synthetic-life-genome

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Climate Change is a distraction on the spread of malaria

May 20th, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science_and_environment/10127989.stm

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Gulf oil now in powerful loop current

May 19th, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/us_and_canada/10127904.stm

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Sea Turtle Survives her Second Spill

May 18th, 2010 by Jackson Meredith on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/19/science/earth/19turtle.html?hp I know with finals and all you probably won’t read this, but I thought it was interesting to read about some tenacious turtles.

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Project Genesis Expressive Project

May 17th, 2010 by Joseph Chou on Environmental Studies 219 · Uncategorized

by Josh Laufer and Joseph Chou Watch Project Genesis in SciFi & Fantasy  |  View More Free Videos Online at Veoh.com

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