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Day: October 29, 2014

Two Years After Hurricane Sandy : Fortifying New York – How Well Armored Are We For The Next Superstorm?

Two Years After Hurricane Sandy : Fortifying New York – How Well Armored Are We For The Next Superstorm?

New York City officials expect sea levels to rise by more than 2.5 feet over the next four decades, an increase that — if not properly addressed now — could put 800,000 people‚Äôs homes underwater in the event of another storm.

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Two Years On: Sandy Storm Inspires More Climate Research

Two Years On: Sandy Storm Inspires More Climate Research

This Wednesday marks the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, shocking photos showed the huge extent of the destruction caused by the storm. Sandy has spurred an unprecedented amount of research, attempting to tackle the questions about what role climate change might have played in producing or worsening the storm.

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Abbot Point: Study on Dumping of Spoil in Wetlands Not Required

Abbot Point: Study on Dumping of Spoil in Wetlands Not Required

The federal government has waived the need for a full environmental impact study into the dumping of dredging spoil onto sensitive wetlands under the plan to expand the Abbot Point coal port in Queensland.

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Embracing a Low-Impact Lifestyle

Embracing a Low-Impact Lifestyle

Lifestyle changes are never easy, especially when it concerns a choice that is a common part of everyday life. Switching to a life free of all single-use plastics is something that takes commitment, dedication and careful planning.

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Fragment of Ancient Australia Found Under Vanuatu

Fragment of Ancient Australia Found Under Vanuatu

A fragment of ancient Australia has been found under Vanuatu in the South Pacific, raising questions about how continents are formed, researchers say.

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