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JOIN NBC IN CELEBRATING EARTH WEEK, APRIL 17 TO 22. #GreenUp

Friday, Mar 10, 2017 at 07:15 PM CST
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By Daniel Ray

2017 Dirty Dozen: Guide to Pesticide in Produce

The Environmental Working Group has compiled their 'Dirty Dozen' list for the...View gallery

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Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 04:11 PM CDT

EPA Moves to Undo Tougher Pollution Limits on Coal Plants

EPA Moves to Undo Tougher Pollution Limits on Coal Plants

The Trump administration is moving to rewrite Obama-era rules limiting water pollution from coal-fired power plants. Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, sent a letter...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 07:19 AM CDT

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Scientists Seek Holy Grail of Climate Change in Middle East

Deep in the jagged red mountains of Oman, geologists are drilling in search of the holy grail of reversing climate change: an efficient and cheap way to remove carbon dioxide from the air and oceans. They...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 09:21 AM CDT
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By Patrick Smith, Daniel Sircar

5 Innovative Green Projects From Around the World

Earth Week is a good time to take stock of environmentally friendly advances...View gallery

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Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 05:12 PM CDT

Forager App Aims to Take Farm-to-Table Into Digital Age

Forager App Aims to Take Farm-to-Table Into Digital Age

It's like Esty, but for locally sourced food. A new online platform called Forager promises to bring small farmers and buyers together and make the farm-to-table process more efficient. "More and more...

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