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The Netherlands passed a law to protect every citizen from climate change

On June 24, 2015, a court in The Hague ordered the Dutch government to act faster in its duty to protect its citizens against the effects of climate change. This marks the first time the issue has been legally declared a state obligation, regardless of arguments that the solution to the global …

Rooftop Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Grid Electricity in These 6 US Cities

Solar parity is already here for 30 million Americans.<p>For people living in six major US cities, the cost of installing and running rooftop solar …

50 Best Documentaries Of All Time That Will Change Your Life

There are so many life-changing documentaries out there that it can be hard to decide which ones to watch first. We've narrowed it down to the top 50.

These Photos Tackle An Uncomfortable Question: What If There Are Just Too Many People On Earth?

Population control is taboo. But it wasn’t always that way–and a new book, showing images ranging from a mall on Black Friday to a shepherd in Mongolia, could open up the conversation.<p>In the world of solutions to environmental problems, one topic rarely gets any discussion: Birth control. By 2050, …

Read John Nash’s Super Short PhD Thesis with 26 Pages & 2 Citations: The Beauty of Inventing a Field

Last week John Nash, the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician, and subject of the blockbuster film <i>A Beautiful Mind</i>, passed away at the age of 86. He …

Here comes the solar power revolution

No doubt state governments had good intentions. The mood of the day was to act vigorously against climate change. And consumers were right to take …

The UK oil and gas industry receives huge government subsidy, while support for renewable energy is cut. Is Treasury control of Whitehall fuelling a shortsighted economic agenda?<p>There are no oil rigs visible from Aberdeen itself, but evidence of the foundations of Europe’s oil capital is easy to …

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