Major oil and gas pipeline projects, backed by Trump, flounder as opponents prevail in court
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Major oil and gas pipeline projects, backed by Trump, flounder as opponents prevail in court

A federal judge said federal officials failed to do a complete analysis of pipeline's environmental impacts. The decision marks the second setback for President Trump's infrastructure push in just two days.

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Helena Horton reports for The Guardian.

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Senator Whitehouse puts climate change on budget committee’s agenda

For more than a decade, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse gave daily warnings about the mounting threat of climate change. Now he has a powerful new perch.
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Coast Guard inspects Cameron LNG Facility in preparation for first LNG export in 2019. (Credit: Coast Guard News)

Amid LNG’s Gulf Coast expansion, community hopes to stand in its way

This 2-part series was co-produced by Environmental Health News and the journalism non-profit Economic Hardship Reporting Project. See part 1 here.Este ensayo también está disponible en español
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Wildfires and the invasive species fueling them across the US

In an increasingly warmer world, wildfires are not just a western issue but a nationwide concern, exacerbated by nonnative plants.

Kylie Mohr reports for Vox.

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Urban farming's climate impact may be overstated, says study

Despite recent headlines, a study finds urban farming's climate villain reputation may be undeserved, spotlighting the nuances of its environmental impact.

Lisa Held reports for Civil Eats.

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EU's farming funding heavily favors animal agriculture, study finds

A recent study reveals the European Union's agricultural subsidies disproportionately favor animal farming over plant cultivation, posing environmental challenges.

Ajit Niranjan reports for The Guardian.

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In a personal recount, Dr. Deborah Heaney shares her unexpected battle with dengue fever following a vacation mosquito bite, highlighting the disease's surge in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Deborah Heaney writes for The New York Times.

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Sun's rays deflection test marks a climate change mitigation milestone

Scientists conducted the first outdoor test in the U.S. of a technology aimed at brightening clouds to reflect sunlight away from the Earth.

Christopher Flavelle reports for The New York Times.

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