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Corroded pipes in Flint
THE DEANS LIST
Three Things Officials Need to Do Now to Help the Residents of Flint.
Airplane emissions
WHAT IT TAKES
Existing Carbon-Cutting Rules Won’t Get Us to Our Climate Goal. So Where Else Can We Trim?
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YEAR OF THE MONKEY
Don’t Get a Pet Squirrel Monkey. They’re More Crude Than Cute—and They Belong in the Jungle.
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WATCH THIS
How Did Environmental Disasters Become So Unevenly Distributed?
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EYE OPENER
This Animated Map Shows the Migrations of 118 Bird Species—Thanks to Citizen Science.
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Save Our Arctic and Atlantic Waters Now
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Anjali Waikar
Anjali Waikar
Staff Attorney, Environmental Justice Program

Thirsty for Justice in Flint
 
Giulia C.S. Good Stefani
Giulia C.S. Good Stefani
Attorney, Marine Mammal and Southern California Ecosystems Projects

Why Orcas Love Idaho
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New York Times
Few Answers on When Flint Will Have Clean Water Again

PRI’s The World
Why Are Kids Going Hungry in One of California’s Most Productive Farming Regions?

VICE News
President Obama Tells Oil and Gas Companies to Get a Grip on Methane Emissions

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