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    March 29, 2012 | 9:20 AM

    Is the soundtrack of spring changing in your backyard?

    My spring soundtrack is early, but in other parts of the country it has been just plain weird. The Great Backyard Bird Count reports that 2012 was "the most unusual winter for birds in the count's 15-year history."
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    March 27, 2012 | 9:42 AM

    D.C. Environmental Film Festival asks: Is the electric car back for good?

    We may have a long way to go until we are flying around in renewable energy-powered, Jetson-like flying vehicles, but zero-emission electric vehicles are an important first step.
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    March 23, 2012 | 11:45 AM

    We will not give up the fight on Keystone XL

    It is clear that our elected leaders will not act unless and until we demand action. We have to make our voices heard. We will continue to engage in the fight to stop this pipeline — and the much larger fight to end our dependence on fossil fuels and shift to cleaner, renewable sources of energy.
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    March 22, 2012 | 12:25 PM

    In Full Bloom?

    Earlier this week, I rode my bike down to the National Mall to see the cherry blossoms. I needed to go because I had to see with my own eyes that the trees were blooming on March 19. This is well ahead of the time they normally bloom. Going to see the Cherry Blossoms usually happens near the end of March or beginning of April, not closer to mid-March.
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    March 21, 2012 | 2:48 PM

    How much do tar sands hurt our climate? Possibly more than we thought

    What would you have said to Congress if you were one of the witnesses at yesterday’s hearing? Leave us a comment and let us know.
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    March 21, 2012 | 10:13 AM

    Meet the Presenter: Susan Loomans

    Susan Loomans began her work in the climate movement with the U.S. Air Force as a climatologist, and currently works to build and renovate sustainable homes by advocating for energy saving practices. Her work with green buildings and as a presenter give inspiration to the idea of living "green".
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    March 14, 2012 | 11:54 AM

    Will melting ice make the Great Lakes less ... great?

    Lake effect snow is the product of cold air sweeping over warm lake water ... unless there's ice on top, that is.
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    March 12, 2012 | 11:06 AM

    Meet the Presenter: Abdurrahman Alfarizi

    A civil servant in the Ministry of Finance in Indonesia, Abdurrahman Alfarizi began raising awareness about environmental issues while on his debate team in college. He believes that working together is the key to the future of the climate movement, and is working to inspire the next generation in Jakarta.
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    March 09, 2012 | 11:19 AM

    What does it feel like to lose your home, your community and your entire nation?

    What does it feel like when you realize the place you call home may disappear forever? The people of the Central Pacific island nation of Kiribati can answer that question.
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    March 07, 2012 | 10:58 AM

    Why are big carbon polluters trying to stop pollution controls on airlines?

    Did you know that someone flying from New York to London and back generates roughly the same carbon pollution in those few hours as the average European homeowner generates from heating her home all year long?
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