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Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Vizcaya Goes Greener

Vizcaya Goes Greener

The park has eliminated 90 percent of its pesticide use.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

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Warm Monday After Early Fog, But Cold Front Coming
Warm Monday After Early Fog, But Cold Front Coming

Patchy dense fog was reported throughout Miami-Dade and Broward Monday morning but was burning off quickly, leaving partly sunny conditions.

1 Killed, 4 Women Injured in Park and Ride Shooting
1 Killed, 4 Women Injured in Park and Ride Shooting

Miami-Dade police are seeking the assailant who fatally shot one woman and wounded four others in a parking lot.

Florida Man Accused of Snorting Cocaine in Front of Deputies
Florida Man Accused of Snorting Cocaine in Front of Deputies

A Florida man was arrested after officials say he snorted cocaine in front of deputies as they were evacuating residents from a neighborhood that was being threatened by a massive brush fire.

Florida Gov. Scott Heads to Argentina for Trade Mission
Florida Gov. Scott Heads to Argentina for Trade Mission

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is heading to Argentina for a trade mission organized by the state's embattled economic development agency.

Trump on Upcoming 100th Day Benchmark: 'Not Very Meaningful'
Trump on Upcoming 100th Day Benchmark: 'Not Very Meaningful'

For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions. He's startled world leaders with his unpredictability and tough talk, but won their praise for...

Gas Prices Rising in US, South Florida
Gas Prices Rising in US, South Florida

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 3 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.46.