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Global warming perceptions by states: More Americans accept fault

It's been more than 50 years since the words "Earth Day" entered our environmental lexicon and in the wake of this year's holiday, Data Download looks at changes in thoughts and attitudes around climate change in the last few years.

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Why California’s super bloom is under siege

Despite their popularity and ecological importance, wildflower blooms across California are in peril due to a pile-on of human-caused stressors.
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Rich Lowry: Why Biden’s climate summit is overhyped

And who’s going to hold China accountable for its climate pledges, and how precisely?
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Biden's climate summit: What to watch for and who's attending

President Biden’s climate summit will begin on Thursday, Earth Day, and will feature high-profile speakers and attendees, including Pope Francis.
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Earth Day 2021: 10 things we’ve learned since the last Earth Day

If anything, the worst public health crisis in a century has brought our understanding of our planet, and our place in the fragile yet resilient web of life throughout it, into stark relief.

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Google’s head of sustainability wants you to see the Earth in a new way

Google Earth Timelapse is a new tool that illustrates how the planet has changed over 37 years. Kate Brandt hopes it moves us to action.
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Poll shows New Yorkers worry about climate change as Earth Day arrives

New Yorkers by a wide margin are concerned about air and water pollution as well as climate change, according to a poll released by the Siena College Research Institute.

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What is Earth Day's connection to your health?

Earth Day on April 22 puts a spotlight on the planet's health - which, doctors say, is closely tied to your own.

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Greta Thunberg to testify in Congress on Earth Day

The testimony will occur as President Joe Biden hosts a climate change summit with 40 world leaders.
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Listen to a changing planet through these 5 climate podcasts

Understanding the climate crisis is tough. Let these audio storytellers help you understand the problems, and potential solutions.
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Listen to climate change podcasts

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Earth Day: Amidst the greenwashing, it's still a good thing

I hope like me you're counting the hours till this Thursday, April 22, the 52nd observance of Earth Day.

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New Seasons Market to eliminate the sale of single use water bottles by Earth Day

The Northwest grocery store chain New Seasons Market announced it will eliminate the sale of single use bottles of water in all of its stores by Earth Day, to continue its work to reduce plastic waste in local communities.

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Climate change, chaos, and cannibalism

Forty eight years ago, a sci-fi thriller predicted a future with all three—in the year 2022.

U.S. Steel abandons clean tech plans in Pittsburgh region following damning health study

The company scraps planned Pennsylvania investments and will instead shut down three polluting batteries in 2023. The announcement comes a week after a study shows lower lung function in people living near its Pittsburgh-region facility.

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Fractured: The body burden of living near fracking

EHN.org scientific investigation finds western Pennsylvania families near fracking are exposed to harmful chemicals, and regulations fail to protect communities' mental, physical, and social health.

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EHN talked to marine disease experts about the role of increasing ocean protection in combating rising disease rates.

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