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Native American Activists Victorious After Judge Orders Pipeline Shut Down

Native American Activists Victorious After Judge Orders Pipeline Shut Down

Native American Activists Victorious After Judge Orders Pipeline Shut Down

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Federal Court Orders Dakota Access Pipeline To Shut Down And Be Drained

Federal Court Orders Dakota Access Pipeline To Shut Down And Be Drained

Federal Court Orders Dakota Access Pipeline To Shut Down And Be Drained

Aired 20 hrs ago

President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

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President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

President Trump Brings Big Fireworks Displays Back To Mt. Rushmore

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Minnesota Attorney General Sues Exxon Over Climate Change

Minnesota Attorney General Sues Exxon Over Climate Change

Minnesota Attorney General Sues Exxon Over Climate Change

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Suzanne Simard: How Do Trees Collaborate?

Suzanne Simard: How Do Trees Collaborate?

Suzanne Simard: How Do Trees Collaborate?

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Saharan Dust Cloud Arrives At The U.S. Gulf Coast, Bringing Haze

Saharan Dust Cloud Arrives At The U.S. Gulf Coast, Bringing Haze

Saharan Dust Cloud Arrives At The U.S. Gulf Coast, Bringing Haze

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Massive Cloud Of Dust Is Moving From The Sahara Desert To North America

Massive Cloud Of Dust Is Moving From The Sahara Desert To North America

Massive Cloud Of Dust Is Moving From The Sahara Desert To North America

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California Regulators Set To Approve Nation's 1st Electric Truck Mandate

California Regulators Set To Approve Nation's 1st Electric Truck Mandate

California Regulators Set To Approve Nation's 1st Electric Truck Mandate

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Scientists Say The Coronavirus Pandemic Has Worsened Deforestation Worldwide

Scientists Say The Coronavirus Pandemic Has Worsened Deforestation Worldwide

Scientists Say The Coronavirus Pandemic Has Worsened Deforestation Worldwide

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Temperatures Above The Arctic Circle Hit Record High

Temperatures Above The Arctic Circle Hit Record High

Temperatures Above The Arctic Circle Hit Record High

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'One Of The Best Nature Shows': A River Transformed After Dams Come Down

'One Of The Best Nature Shows': A River Transformed After Dams Come Down

'One Of The Best Nature Shows': A River Transformed After Dams Come Down

Aired 2 weeks ago

George Monbiot: How Does This Moment Call For A "Great Reset"?

George Monbiot: How Does This Moment Call For A "Great Reset"?

George Monbiot: How Does This Moment Call For A "Great Reset"?

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Scientists Find The Biggest Soft-Shelled Egg Ever, Nicknamed 'The Thing'

Scientists Find The Biggest Soft-Shelled Egg Ever, Nicknamed 'The Thing'

Scientists Find The Biggest Soft-Shelled Egg Ever, Nicknamed 'The Thing'

Aired 2 weeks ago

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Aired 2 weeks ago

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Absent From Stimulus Packages: Overhauling Energy, Climate Programs

Aired 2 weeks ago

The Oil Spill From Russian Nickel Mine Is Moving Towards The Arctic Ocean

The Oil Spill From Russian Nickel Mine Is Moving Towards The Arctic Ocean

The Oil Spill From Russian Nickel Mine Is Moving Towards The Arctic Ocean

Aired 2 weeks ago

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Aired 3 weeks ago

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

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Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Russia's Putin Declares State Of Emergency After Fuel Spill In Arctic

Aired 3 weeks ago

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Aired 3 weeks ago

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Aired 3 weeks ago

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

Yosemite Welcomes Back Visitors After Coronavirus Closure

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As EPA Steps Back, States Face Wave Of Requests For Environmental Leniency

As EPA Steps Back, States Face Wave Of Requests For Environmental Leniency

As EPA Steps Back, States Face Wave Of Requests For Environmental Leniency

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Court Ruling On Popular Weedkiller Dicamba Upends Midwestern Agriculture

Court Ruling On Popular Weedkiller Dicamba Upends Midwestern Agriculture

Court Ruling On Popular Weedkiller Dicamba Upends Midwestern Agriculture

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