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  • dog poop powered lamp
  • It stinks and it's a hazard to walkers everywhere, but it turns out dog poop has a bright side.
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  • Philly Greenfest logo
  • You never know what'll be happening on Head House Square, long one of Philly's more colorful neighborhoods.
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  • Philly Greenfest logo
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  • Earth Day
  • Pollution before the first Earth Day was not only visible, it was in your face.
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hazmat, environment, green
  • Philadelphia has an estimated 2.5 million of them. They help clean the air and provide shade.
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philadelphia, pennsylvania, economy, green
  • The Philadelphia International Flower Show is an opportunity to learn how to protect the environment and play a part in sustaining its natural resources.
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  • 6abc.com Green Living
  • The following are helpful tips and information on how you can make your home Green.
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  • The following are helpful tips and information on how you can make your home Green.
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  • Solar panel company plans Philly plant
  • A Greek solar panel maker plans to open a new manufacturing facility along the Philadelphia waterfront.
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  • 6abc.com Green Living
  • The Wampanoag - the tribe that welcomed the Pilgrims in the 17th century and known as "The People of the First Light" - practice sacred rituals requiring an unblocked view of the sunrise.
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  • Dorm living at Drexel University has gone green.
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  • New satellite information shows that ice sheets in Greenland and western Antarctica continue to shrink faster than scientists thought and in some places are already in runaway melt mode.
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  • Earth's temperature is likely to jump nearly 6 degrees between now and the end of the century even if every country cuts greenhouse gas emissions as proposed, according to a United Nations update.
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  • For the first time in nearly 30 years, the Environmental Protection Agency plans to strengthen standards for water pollution from coal-fired power plants.
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  • With global talks on climate change looming, the Obama administration sought to gain momentum Tuesday by unveiling its plan to require better gas mileage for cars and trucks and the first-ever rules on vehicle greenhouse gas emissions.
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  • Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed an executive order Tuesday giving California the nation's most aggressive alternative energy standards, requiring utilities to get a third of their power from renewable sources by 2020.
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  • Darrel McAlexander has been farming for 43 years and he's never seen his corn crop look so good.
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  • 6abc.com Green Living
  • Targeting more funding for the auto industry, the House is considering an expansion into government-led research of fuel-efficient vehicle technology and making research dollars more available to auto parts suppliers.
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  • The student's "green" vehicles could win a chance at real production!
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  • Steve Kramer spent an hour and a half swimming in the ocean Sunday - in Maine.
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  • The World Health Organization says healthy people who catch swine flu don't need antiviral drugs like Tamiflu.
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  • Grasshoppers are eating grass and other forage grown for livestock in such proportions that some U.S. ranchers are selling cattle because they won't have feed for the animals this winter.
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  • The global spread of swine flu will endanger more lives as it speeds up in the coming months and governments must boost preparations for a swift response to a coming "explosion" of cases, the World Health Organization said Friday.
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  • Zimbabwe's prime minister is urging striking doctors to return to work.
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  • Tobacco might be dangerous to your health, but officials in one southwestern Pennsylvania county have decided their pension fund cannot live without it.
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  • The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center wants to start the world's leading facility to produce vaccines, and will make its pitch at a federal hearing hosted by Democratic U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter.
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  • Federal regulators are working with the owners of 26 nuclear plants to make sure they are saving enough
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  • From heart-friendly margarines to sugary cereals that strengthen bones, once-demonized foods are being spiked with nutrients to give them a healthier glow - and consumers are biting, even on some that are little more than dressed-up junk food.
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  • When empty-nesters Kari and Ron Craton moved a few years ago to a more rural area of southwestern Michigan, they were seeking a more rustic life.
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  • Reversing global warming will cost up to $185 billion (euro130 billion) a year before 2020 and require more action by world governments than currently pledged, an international environmental analysis group said Thursday.
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  • President Obama's special regional envoy pledged U.S. assistance to Pakistan to help tackle an energy crisis
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  • For decades, many Chinese firms have dumped poisons into rivers and the ground rather than disposing of them safely
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  • Germany launched a campaign Wednesday to put 1 million electric cars on the road by 2020
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  • Democrats on a House committee are seeking detailed financial records from dozens of large insurance companies
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  • Two North Korean diplomats are in Santa Fe and will meet with Gov. Bill Richardson on Wednesday.
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  • Rescue workers found two bodies Wednesday in the destroyed engine room of Russia's largest hydroelectric plant, raising the accident's official death toll to 14, officials said.
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