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To make coal as carbon neutral as solar requires vast swaths of land

Almost 89 percent of the nation’s land will have to be covered with forest to offset the planet-warming effects of the entire fleet of coal plants in the US. But even with the best carbon capture and storage technologies, coal plants would need five times more land converted to forest to be as carbon-neutral as solar
To make coal as carbon neutral as solar requires vast swaths of land

Climate change cooks up a toxic ocean stew

Climate change will increase Southern Resident Killer Whales' exposure to and accumulation of pollutants like mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). The good news is that limiting carbon emissions could minimize this.
Climate change cooks up a toxic ocean stew
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Anthropocene magazine wins global award from The Council for Advancement and Support of Education

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