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Britain's Next Megaproject: A Coast-to-Coast Forest

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Wed, 01/10/2018 (All day)

Northern England is set to get a whole lot greener. On Sunday, the U.K. government unveiled plans for a vast new forest spanning the country from coast to coast. Shadowing the path of the east-west M62 Highway, the new forest will create a broad green rib across England from Liverpool to the east coast city of Hull.

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U.K. Lawmakers Want To Battle Waste With A 'Latte Levy' On Disposable Cups

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Wed, 01/17/2018 (All day)

Lawmakers in the United Kingdom are debating a new tax on disposable cups in an effort to cut down on waste.

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One year in, Trump's environmental agenda is already taking a measurable toll

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Thu, 01/18/2018 (All day)

A massive coal ash spill near Knoxville, Tenn., in 2008 forever changed life for Janie Clark’s family and left her husband with crippling health problems. So Clark was astounded late last year when she heard what the Environmental Protection Agency had done.

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Paint companies could hand taxpayers the bill for hazardous lead paint cleanup under proposed California ballot measure

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Wed, 01/17/2018 (All day)

A proposed November statewide ballot measure could allow three of the nation’s biggest paint companies to hand California taxpayers a bill for the cost of cleaning up health hazards caused by lead paint.

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A long-simmering factor in Iran protests: climate change

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Wed, 01/17/2018 (All day)

In the mountains of western Iran, the province of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari is known for mile-high lagoons, flowing rivers and wetlands that attract thousands of species of migratory birds.