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12.05.15
Draft climate change deal lowers greenhouse gases by 2050
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Draft climate change deal lowers greenhouse gases by 2050

195 countries have tentatively reached a climate agreement, but the finer points have yet to be hashed out.

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12.04.15
Is this climate change real estate agent for real?
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Is this climate change real estate agent for real?

Higher Tides Realty will find you a safe space to watch the end of the world.

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11.29.15
Turning sunlight into clean fuel is now cheap and simple
11.29.15

Turning sunlight into clean fuel is now cheap and simple

Who needs plants when artificial photosynthesis is easy?

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11.24.15
Rowing robot powers itself by gulping dirty water
11.24.15

Rowing robot powers itself by gulping dirty water

One day, you might see robots that not only survive in hazardous environments, but thrive in them....

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11.20.15
Watch live streamers play developers at their own games for charity
11.20.15

Watch live streamers play developers at their own games for charity

Beat the Dev pits streamers against the developers of Borderlands 2, Uncharted 3, Super Meat Boy and 21 other games this weekend, with all donations benefiting The Sierra Club.

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11.09.15
EPA plans more real-world emissions tests in light of VW's cheating
11.09.15

EPA plans more real-world emissions tests in light of VW's cheating

US regulators will use more on-the-road emissions tests to prevent Volkswagen-like cheating with diesel cars.

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10.18.15
Car makers are worried tougher emission tests will kill diesel sales
10.18.15

Car makers are worried tougher emission tests will kill diesel sales

Automotive giants are anxious that the VW scandal will lead to emissions tests so costly that they'll have to stop selling diesel cars.

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10.12.15
Tesla batteries will help power California office buildings
10.12.15

Tesla batteries will help power California office buildings

Huge farms of Tesla batteries will help California offices save money and the environment.

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