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October 24, 2018 8:34 PM NASA’s Parker Solar Probe snaps Earth pic as its speeds to the Sun

NASA has released an image of the Earth captured by the Parker Solar Probe on its historic journey to the Sun. The picture was captured on Sept. 25 by Parker’s Wide-field Imager for Solar Probe (WISPR) instrument. When the image of the Earth was taken, Parker Solar Probe was about 27 million miles from Earth. The average distance between the Sun and Earth 278

October 9, 2018 11:23 PM Exxon Puts Up $1 Million to Promote Carbon Tax

Commitment to fight climate change represents break from company’s past—and from Republican orthodoxy Exxon Mobil Corp., once a powerful skeptic of global warming, will now be among the first oil companies to put money into the fight to make climate change a political priority in Washington. The U.S.’s largest energy producer will commit $1 million over two years 91

September 28, 2018 5:00 PM Ikea's veggie hot dog now available in US

IKEA's veggie hot dog was formerly only available at the chain's location in Malmö, Sweden, but now customers in America are getting a taste. The plant-based hot dog was rolled out throughout Europe, where it saw a ton of success, and now hopefully it can find its place next to Ikea’s iconic Swedish meatballs as a must-have snack. According to Forbes 115

September 10, 2018 9:57 PM California Law Mandates Carbon-Free Electricity by 2045

Gov. Jerry Brown admits state has ‘miles to go’ to reach goals of new law, executive order California Gov. Jerry Brown Monday signed a controversial and aggressive new law for the nation’s biggest state to mandate carbon-free electricity by 2045. The Democratic governor went further by also issuing an executive order for the entire state, and not just its electric 67

September 5, 2018 4:24 PM New Ford watch costs $461,500...sort of

If you want Autodromo's latest watch you'll have to fork over $461,500. That's because the $11,500 timepiece is only available to owners of the $450,000 Ford GT supercar. It’s a special edition chronograph made by Autodromo that’s only available to owners of the $450,000 Ford GT supercar and lists at $11,500. The watch is assembled in the USA using Swiss 90

August 29, 2018 3:13 AM California Lawmakers Vote to Mandate Carbon-Free Electricity Generation

Target for completion is 2045, and state would be first large one to require such a change California passed legislation Tuesday that would make it the first large state to mandate completely carbon-free electricity generation, with a target of 2045. If signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown, the bill would keep the nation’s most populous state at the forefront 69

August 20, 2018 2:05 PM NASA shows incredible image of the Sun 'exploding'

NASA has unveiled an incredible image of the Sun "exploding," but fear not — this violent reaction happens on a near constant basis and is nothing to worry about, experts say. The above image, taken on Aug. 10, 2018 of the Sun's magnetic field, is formed from computer models to capture snapshots of the star's violent nuclear fusion reactions and the Sun's 156

August 15, 2018 2:55 PM Hollywood Producer Joel Silver Sells Malibu Home for $38 Million

Joel Silver, producer of the “Die Hard” and “Matrix” film franchises, sold his Malibu, Calif., home on Carbon Beach for $38 million. Movie producer Joel Silver sold his Malibu, Calif., home for $38 million on Thursday, according to sources familiar with the transaction. Mr. Silver’s credits include the “Lethal Weapon,” “Die Hard” and “the Matrix” franchises 51

August 14, 2018 7:25 PM The Key to Big Profits in Clean Energy: Animal Fats

In the global push for cleaner energy, one Finnish oil company fuels its growth by making diesel from animal fat One of the best-performing stocks in the global oil sector this year is a company that makes most of its money without touching crude. Finnish state-backed refiner Neste Oil has carved out a niche using proprietary processing to turn animal 58

August 2, 2018 2:07 PM States announce intent to sue over U.S. rollback of clean car rule

(Reuters) - The attorneys general of 19 U.S. states and Washington, D.C. on Thursday announced their intention to sue over a Trump administration plan to roll back federal limits on tailpipe pollution from cars and trucks, referred to as the clean car rule. According to a statement from Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, the expected rollback 57