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Above The Border, New Walkway Spans The Gap Between U.S. And Mexico

A pedestrian bridge spanning the U.S.-Mexico border now connects San Diego County and Tijuana. The 390-foot-long airport terminal, called the Cross Border Xpress, opened Wednesday.<p>The purple bridge, suspended above the border fence, links Tijuana International Airport to a terminal in southern San …

Marianne Fay: 3 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Future - GE Reports

Stabilizing climate change requires ambitious action, but starting earlier will keep the price tag down.<p>When I ask during presentations whether the …

Opinion: Countdown to the stock-market Crash of 2016 is ticking louder

Warning bells just keep getting louder and louder as the countdown to the Crash of 2016 keeps ticking. Wall Street’s in denial, but the Washington …

Chipotle's flashy ban on GMOs is totally backfiring

The move, which was initially praised, is being called "bad science" and "opportunistic."<p>Some are even pointing out that Chipotle sells soda with corn syrup from genetically modified corn.<p>Chipotle's GMO ban abuses the public's scientifically unfounded fear to sell burritos, according to a recent …

As Coal Jobs Go Up In Flames, New Energy Positions Will Emerge From Ashes

Coal-related jobs are going up in flames, but new ones will emerge from the ashes. That’s the conclusion of a new economic study that examines the Obama administration’s energy policy and its potential impact on the broader economy.<p>Appalachia’s coal counties are smoldering for a multitude of …

New push to protect people who videotape police officers

In a world where cellphone videos are increasingly ubiquitous, the scene captured Sunday in South Gate has generated attention and alarm.<p>A U.S. marshal was captured on a video snatching a woman's cellphone as she was recording and smashing it on the ground.<p>The incident comes as courts have affirmed …

What environmentalists get wrong about Big Coal

Coal is an environmental disaster, says journalist Richard Martin, but there’s a human cost to its downfall<p>Coal has got to go. That much is undeniable. Climate change is presenting us with a tremendous, urgent threat, and coal is the dirtiest and largest single source of the fossil fuels still …

For the first time, the world economy grows while carbon emissions don't

The change is likely due to an increase in sustainable energy<p>For the last 40 years, whenever the world economy grew, so did the Earth's carbon dioxide levels — until 2014, <i>The Washington Post</i> reports. The International Energy Agency (IEA) announced that in 2014, the economy grew and CO2 levels …

Solar Heating Just Got Stylish: Innovative Glass Roof Tiles for Energy-Efficient Homes

Looking for an “elegant” alternative to the existing household heating systems? The glass roof tiles by <b>SolTech System</b> mark a revolutionary and award …