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New York Times blog

  • Added Oct 10, 2008
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  • 4 posts in 24 hours : 11 posts in 4 weeks
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The New Look of Smokers’ Litter : The cigarettes may change, but for some smokers the habit of littering does not....
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Sep 1
The Role of Social Media in Wiping Out Passenger Pigeons, and Conserving Species Now : Social media helped push the passenger pigeon to extinction. Now they may help forestall some species' vanishing....
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Sep 1
Politics-Minded Marine Group Targets ‘Ocean Enemy #1’ : An ocean conservation group dives into the gritty world of congressional politics....
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Sep 1
Is Rational Water Management Finally Emerging in Dry California? : California legislators, and farmers, begin to adjust well-drilling practices to suit a drier reality....
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Aug 28
Accounting for the Expanding Carbon Shadow from Coal-Burning Plants : A pitch for considering a lifetime's worth of carbon dioxide emissions when examining power plants in the context of climate change....
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Aug 28
Winged Warning: Heavy Metal Song Distortion : A series on birds as environmental sentinels includes a story on how mercury contamination distorts birds' songs....
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Aug 27
Oceans Agency Lists 20 Coral Species as Threatened : Twenty coral species, facing harms from global warming, coastal pollution and other perils are listed as threatened by the federal oceans agency....
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Aug 26
A Closer Look at Turbulent Oceans and Greenhouse Heating : Climate science homes in on the oceans' role in driving wiggles in global warming....
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Aug 22
A Small Island Takes a Big Step on Ocean Conservation : On the tiny Caribbean island of Barbuda, fishing communities and biologists craft a marine conservation plan....
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Aug 22
Observed Planet: A Dawn Torrent of Tree Swallows : Weather radar captures a stunning view of a spectacular daily bird commute....
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Aug 18
From Tree Planting Along a Dirt Road to Car-Free Village Living : Cutting driving in a move from a dirt road to a village....
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