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US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

US To Use Climate Change Fund To Build New Coal Plants (VIDEO)

According to a new report from Bloomberg, the U.S. will seek to use money intended for climate change adaptation to promote the construction of new coal plants. The plan, according to an anonymous official inside the Trump administration, is to use the Green Climate Fund to facilitate the construction of new coal plants abroad. The […]

‘Beyond The Pale Of Decency’ – House Approves Barbaric Hunting Practices In Wildlife Refuges (VIDEO)

‘Beyond The Pale Of Decency’ – House Approves Barbaric Hunting Practices In Wildlife Refuges (VIDEO)

The House of Representatives has approved a joint resolution that invites Alaskan hunters to engage in unimaginable acts of barbarism. House joint resolution 69, introduced by Alaska’s Republican Rep. Don Young, overturns a federal rule written by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that bans denning – the practice of killing baby wolves in their dens. […]

The Progressive Nomad: The Perseid Meteor Shower Brings A Life Changing Perspective (VIDEO)

The Progressive Nomad: The Perseid Meteor Shower Brings A Life Changing Perspective (VIDEO)

The end of this week brought the peak of the Perseid Meteor Shower, an event many people look forward to all year. This year’s show was even more spectacular with the pull of Jupiter bringing meteors from all directions.     My photojournalist, Michael, and I drove out to the New River Gorge Bridge in […]

‘Finding Dory’ Opening Spells Disaster for Blue Tang Fish (VIDEO)

‘Finding Dory’ Opening Spells Disaster for Blue Tang Fish (VIDEO)

Finding Nemo is the iconic movie that every young kid can’t help but love from Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Finding Dory, set to be released June 17, will likely attain the same success its predecessor did that made it $937 million at the box office, according to Box Office Mojo. Box office success will most likely […]

Oil, Gas, Farming Industries Pissed Off About Protecting Bats

Oil, Gas, Farming Industries Pissed Off About Protecting Bats

Bats play a critical role in their ecosystems. From fruit bats, who help with pollination, to insectivorous bats, who help control insect populations and the spread of disease, our little winged friends of the night are important. Right now, though, bats are being killed off in hordes by a fungus, something scientists call “White Nose […]