Archive: 22/10/2007

Space sensors shed new light on air quality

Air pollution is becoming one of the biggest dangers for the future of the planet, causing premature deaths of humans and damaging flora and fauna. With their vantage point from space, satellites are the only way to carry ...

dateOct 22, 2007 in Environment
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Calif. preparing to sue EPA

California officials are preparing to file a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency so the state can regulate greenhouse emissions.

dateOct 22, 2007 in Environment
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Giant flock of lapwings discovered

Conservationists in Turkey are celebrating the discovery of a previously unknown flock of sociable lapwings, once thought to be nearing extinction.

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British cod stocks rebounding

Researchers say cod stocks around Britain have rebounded enough to permit small catches in the North Sea, The Times of London reported Saturday.

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