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Full Lunar Eclipse Tonight

Holy Scrap - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 9:52am

Full Lunar Eclipse Tonight, a photo by mikey and wendy on Flickr.

One of our favorite things to do in New Mexico is sit in a our Hot Spring and watch a two hour lunar eclipse.

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UK electric car sales surge in 2014

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 8:05am

Industry figures show sales growth outpacing diesel and petrol equivalents, although volumes remain small

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UK hailed as 'leader' in 2030 climate talks

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 7:34am

Energy secretary Ed Davey praised for bid to seal a European CO2 cuts deal, but Poland warns that option to veto remains

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Signs of autumn: share your photos and videos

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 7:09am

Leaves are starting to turn in the northern hemisphere and wed like to see how spectacular the colours are where you live. Share your photos and videos via GuardianWitness

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The City sets out concerns about Boris Johnson cycle superhighway plans

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 5:20am

The City of London Corporation supports the mayors ambitious cycling schemes in principle but has reservations about the proposals as they stand

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Paraguays Supreme Court issues historic land ruling

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 5:13am

Cattle-ranchers legal action versus expropriation of 1,000s of hectares in favour of the indigenous Enxet people is rejected

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EU scraps plan to label tar sands oil as highly polluting

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 4:34am

Revised draft law on fuel quality directive removes obstacle to Canada shipping crude from tar sands to Europe

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Can cities save our wild bees?

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 4:04am

Imagine youre a bee. Youve spent winter in your tiny underground nest. The light levels change, signalling the arrival of spring and out you come, hungry but theres no food. What should be a blossoming garden is all tight buds. The end.

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Naomi Klein: UK fracking trespass law flouts democratic rights

Guardian Environment News - Tue, 2014/10/07 - 3:22am

Recent changes to the law, enabling companies to frack beneath landowners properties without their permission, have fuelled resistance to fracking in Britain, says author and activist

Post your questions for Naomi Klein on our webchat

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Great Barrier Reef dredge approval was suicide for reef authority

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 10:14pm

Coral reef expert says Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has lost its credibility and budget cuts left it unable to protect the world heritage site

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In search of archaeological wonders

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 9:30pm
Birchen Edge, Derbyshire: Gardom Edges cup and ring Neolithic carving, discovered in the 1960s, was reburied to preserve it, but the fibreglass replica is easy to find Continue reading...
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Labor willing to back plan to exempt aluminium industry from RET

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 8:30pm

Weve agreed to engage in discussions on the basis that the government doesnt try and wreck the renewable energy target, Bill Shorten says

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game...OVER

The Field Lab - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 4:49pm
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South Africas Kruger National Park invites bids for 500 white rhinos

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 11:07am
Animals offered to private buyers in attempt to move them to safety as poaching increases to meet demand for horns Continue reading...
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Julia Roberts plays Mother Earth and Harrison Ford stars as the Ocean as Hollywood A-list 'speaks out for nature'

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 10:23am

Kevin Spacey, Edward Norton and Penélope Cruz star in films that warn people need nature, but nature doesnt need people

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Oceana explores the water world of Canary Islands, Spain in pictures

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 6:58am

From spookfish to vampire squid, and alive deep-sea white coral, the ocean conservation organisations ranger expedition documents the rich biodiversity of the Atlantic seamounts

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Migration of the monarch butterfly: share your photos

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 6:39am

The monarch butterfly is beginning its annual migration from north America to Mexico. If you happen to spot one on its journey, share your photos and videos via GuardianWitness

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Tackling global warming will improve health, save lives, and save money

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 6:00am

New research shows there are many benefits from tackling climate change

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UK wind power bests nuclear power for a few symbolic minutes

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 5:14am

Stormy weather and dip in nuclear marks new record for electricity generation from wind, reports Carbon Commentary

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Break up the Treasury to tackle our major environmental challenges

Guardian Environment News - Mon, 2014/10/06 - 2:41am

Reform is needed to stop policy short-sightedness and restore the UKs long-term view on issues like climate change

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